Effects of emotion-oriented care on work-related outcomes of professional caregivers in homes for elderly persons.

@article{Schrijnemaekers2003EffectsOE,
  title={Effects of emotion-oriented care on work-related outcomes of professional caregivers in homes for elderly persons.},
  author={Veron J J Schrijnemaekers and Erik van Rossum and M. J. J. M. Candel and Carla M A Frederiks and Mayke M. A. Derix and Hilde Sielhorst and Piet A van den Brandt},
  journal={The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences},
  year={2003},
  volume={58 1},
  pages={S50-7}
}
OBJECTIVES A randomized controlled trial was conducted on the effects of emotion-oriented care on professional caregivers in homes for elderly persons. Emotion-oriented care is used in the care for cognitively impaired elderly persons and is mainly based on the validation approach. METHODS Sixteen homes for the aged were randomly allocated to an intervention or control group. Three hundred professional caregivers were included in the study. The eight intervention homes received a training… CONTINUE READING

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