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  1. 1. Eating difficulties in elderly, focusing on patients with stroke

    Författare :Albert Westergren; Institutionen för hälsovetenskaper; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; discharge; length of in-hospital stay; malnutrition; energy; alertness; ingestion; deglutition; dysphagia; eating; elderly care; rehabilitation; Nursing care; stroke; Gerontology; Gerontologi;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis was to describe eating difficulties and interventions to improve eating among elderly patients, especially those with stroke, to make comparisons between patients with dysphagia and those without (Papers I & II), those with and without assisted eating (Paper IV), and to analyse the relation between eating difficulties, nutritional status (Papers II-V), pressure ulcers (Paper IV), length of hospital stay and levels of independent living when discharged (Paper V). Eating difficulties were mainly assessed using structured observations. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Nutritional status in a functional perspective : A study in a cohort of older people in home health care

    Författare :Stina Engelheart; Robert Jan Brummer; Heléne Bertéus Forslund; Olle Ljungqvist; Albert Westergren; Örebro universitet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Nutritional status; nutrition; home health care; older people; geriatric; meal pattern; dehydration; appetite;

    Sammanfattning : High age is a risk factor for most acute and chronic diseases, injuries and function disabilities, and hence, an important risk factor for nutritional problems. A great deal of elderly health care in Sweden are performed in the patient’s home environment and home health care has been transformed to more advanced medical care the last decades. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Older people`s public health care and social services : Functional ability, health complaints, agreement in needs assessment and care satisfaction

    Författare :Staffan Karlsson; Ingalill Rahm Hallberg; Anna-Karin Edberg; Albert Westergren; Kenneth Asplund; Sweden Lund Lund University; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim was to describe and compare functional ability and health complaints of older people receiving municipal care in relation to housing and informal care, and factors associated with medical health care, municipal care and informal care. Further, the aim was to investigate agreement in needs assessments between personnel and older people and to investigate care satisfaction and health-related quality of life among older people receiving municipal care and services. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Nutritionsstatus och viktförändring vid Parkinsons sjukdom

    Författare :Susanne Lindskov; Klas Sjöberg; Albert Westergren; Peter Hagell; Elisabet Rothenberg; Ingemar Andersson; Lennart Christensson; Högskolan Kristianstad; []
    Nyckelord :Parkinson; nutrition; viktförändring;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  5. 5. Matdistribution till hemmaboende äldre personer ur flera perspektiv

    Författare :Zada Pajalic; Lena Persson; Kirsti Skovdahl; Albert Westergren; Terese Bondas; Högskolan Kristianstad; []
    Nyckelord :Action Research; Facilitation; Food Distribution; Story Dialogue Method; Home-living Elderly People.;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this study was to gain insight into municipal food distribution from several perspectives: that of the clients, mainly elderly people, and also from the perspectives of different professionals and decision makers. An action research approach was chosen, as the characteristics of this method were deemed to be correct in relation to the basic aim of the study. LÄS MER