An exploration of participation in leisure activities post-stroke.

  title={An exploration of participation in leisure activities post-stroke.},
  author={Clare M O'Sullivan and Gill Chard},
  journal={Australian occupational therapy journal},
  volume={57 3},
AIM The purpose of this study was to illuminate the experiences of older adults' return to leisure activities, following rehabilitation, post-stroke. METHOD A phenomenological approach was used to explore the experiences of re-engaging in leisure occupations post-stroke. In-depth interviews were conducted with five community-dwelling individuals (three men, two women) aged 68-74 years who had experienced a stroke in the past year. Data were analysed using thematic analysis. FINDINGS Four… CONTINUE READING

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