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  1. 21. Vård och omsorg i eget boende på äldre dar

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Författare :Ulla Lundh; [1992]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; elderly; elderly care; home help; nursing; home care; continuity; informal support; housing adaptation; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : Swedish policy conseming the care of the elderly is based on the ideologically motivated ambitions of independent living and community support irrespective of care needs. The aim was to study the implementation of this policy in a local community with high ambitions in this regard. LÄS MER

  2. 22. Åldrandet och språket : en språkhistorisk analys av hög ålder och åldrande i Sverige cirka 1875–1975

    Detta är en avhandling från Södertörns högskola

    Författare :Anna Rosengren; [2011]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ageing; cultural ageing; elderly; history of concepts; conceptual history; life-writing; auto biography; retirement; elderly care; welfare studies; Sweden; 19th century; 20th century.;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis analyses how old age and ageing were manifested and understood in Sweden from approximately 1875 to 1975. It thus aims to provide historical background to current debate about for instance the retirement age and how to best care for the elderly. LÄS MER

  3. 23. Heart failure in elderly with focus on diagnosis and prognosis

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Mona Olofsson; Kurt Boman; Jan-Håkan Jansson; Tomas Jernberg; [2015]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; elderly; chronic heart failure; primary health care; natriuretic peptides; prognosis; mortality; hospitalisation;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Patients older than 75 years with heart failure (HF) are at increased risk for mortality and hospital admissions. Echocardiography and brain natriuretic peptides (BNP, NTproBNP) are important diagnostic tools but sparsely evaluated in elderly PHC patients. LÄS MER

  4. 24. Quality of life and functional capacity among elderly with locomotor disability

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Författare :Gunnel Gustafsson; [1996]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Aged; elderly; locomotion; disability; functional capacity; life satisfaction; assessment; quality of life; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Sammanfattning : The aims of this study were to investigate the prevalence of locomotor disturbances among elderly and the consequences for their life situation, and to test two well-documented American tools on disabled elderly.Screening tests among elderly in two Swedish counties showed that 22 per cent of those aged 60 and above reported difficulties in mobility. LÄS MER

  5. 25. An Inquiry into Satisfaction and Variations in User-Oriented Elderly Care

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Petri Kajonius; Ali Kazemi; Åke Wahlin; [2015]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Satisfaction; elderly; care quality; user-orientated care; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : The foundation for this thesis is an ongoing discussion about quality in Swedish elderly care: Which are the most important factors that contribute to elderly care in terms of satisfaction among older persons, and what are the primary reasons for their differences? Aims. The principal aim was to examine what determines satisfaction with elderly care in home care and nursing homes, using the perspective of older persons (Studies I and II). LÄS MER