Experiences of health and well-being, a question of adjustment and compensation - views of older people dependent on community care.

@article{From2007ExperiencesOH,
  title={Experiences of health and well-being, a question of adjustment and compensation - views of older people dependent on community care.},
  author={Ingrid From and Inger Johansson and Elsy E. Athlin},
  journal={International journal of older people nursing},
  year={2007},
  volume={2 4},
  pages={278-87}
}
Most studies concerning older people's health and well-being have focused on their ill health, disease and complaints and have mainly been conducted with a quantitative design. Hence, there is still a need for qualitative studies in which these peoples' own views on health and well-being are shown, especially when they are dependent on health care in a community setting. A qualitative approach was used in the study reported here and aimed at obtaining a deeper understanding of older peoples… CONTINUE READING