Atención domiciliaria a pacientes de la tercera edad con diagnóstico de Hipertensión Arterial –HTA- en el barrio El Codito, Bogotá, Colombia Thesis

short description

  • Master's thesis

Thesis author

  • Becerra Albornoz, Pedro Pablo


  • During the internship in the El Codito neighborhood of Bogotá, recognition was made of the main health problems that afflicted the community, through interviews with neighborhood leaders who expressed the great problem of the elderly, not receiving adequate medical attention because the Healthy Territory program no longer exists; This situation has led to an increase in cases of cerebrovascular disease, acute myocardial infarction and chronic renal failure, causing a deterioration in the quality of life of people, for this reason it was decided to design a program of home care for patients of the Elderly with a diagnosis of Hypertension, HTA in the El Codito neighborhood, Bogotá, Colombia, whose backbone was the education of patients and family members.

publication date

  • August 21, 2019 7:26 PM


  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Health program
  • Heart disease
  • Hypertension
  • Prevention
  • Risk factors

Document Id

  • 89290e77-ba58-4566-b37f-d94f63502e4a