Känsla av sammanhang (KASAM) hos äldre personer (över 80 år) i samband med inflyttning till äldreboende samt efter 9 månader.
Abstract (Summary)The aim of this study was to describe a group of (n=28) elderly older ( < 80) people sense of coherence (SOC) when they moved in to a senior care institution and after having lived on the senior care institution for nine months. Afterwards study the change of their SOC. The quantitative and prospective study with a comparative approach. Data was collected at two occasions. Once, shortly after the subject moved in to a senior care institution and once after nine months. The result of the study shows that the mean of SOC the first time was 133,5 and the second time 163. Everyone in this study (n=28) shows increased SOC after nine months at a senior care institution.
School:Högskolan i Gävle
Source Type:Master's Thesis
Date of Publication:01/22/2008