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Beyond person-centred care: a new vision for gerontological nursing.
Currently considerable emphasis is placed on the promotion of person-centred care, which has become a watchword for good practice. This paper takes a constructively critical look at some of theExpand
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Understanding family care : a multidimensional model of caring and coping
Family caregiving caring in context towards a more holistic conceptualization of caring stress and coping - implications for family caregiving satisfactions of caring - the neglected dimension familyExpand
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The Senses Framework: improving care for older people through a relationship-centred approach. Getting Research into Practice (GRiP) Report No 2.
This document is the author deposited version. You are advised to consult the publisher's version if you wish to cite from it. Published version NOLAN, M. R., BROWN, J., DAVIES, S., NOLAN, J. andExpand
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Sustaining `couplehood'
This article explores the strategies that spouses use in order to live positively when one partner has dementia. Data were collected from 152 interviews with 20 couples conducted over a period ofExpand
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Caring about caring: developing a model to implement compassionate relationship centred care in an older people care setting.
  • B. Dewar, M. Nolan
  • Medicine
  • International journal of nursing studies
  • 1 September 2013
AIM This study actively involved older people, staff and relatives in agreeing a definition of compassionate relationship-centred care and identifying strategies to promote such care in acuteExpand
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Ethical and Methodological Issues in Interviewing Persons With Dementia
People with dementia have previously not been active participants in research, with ethical difficulties often being cited as the reason for this. A wider inclusion of people with dementia inExpand
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'You do know he's had a stroke, don't you?' Preparation for family care-giving--the neglected dimension.
Countries throughout the developed world have introduced a policy of community care for older people to reduce costs to the state and maintain quality of life. In reality community care is largelyExpand
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Transforming students' views of gerontological nursing: realising the potential of 'enriched' environments of learning and care: a multi-method longitudinal study.
BACKGROUND Gerontological nursing is often viewed as unchallenging and is rarely a positive career choice for student nurses. Issues of recruitment and retention in gerontological nursing are aExpand
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Rewards and gratifications among family caregivers: towards a refined model of caring and coping.
Supplemented by a case illustration, findings from a study in Wales are reported for the first time from the application of two new instruments for measuring rewards and stresses among familyExpand
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'Making it better': self-perceived roles of family caregivers of older people living in care homes: a qualitative study.
BACKGROUND With growing numbers of frail older people making the move to a care home, family carers are increasingly finding themselves in the position of assisting with this transition andExpand
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