Family caregivers' experiences in nursing homes: narratives on human dignity and uneasiness.

@article{Lohne2014FamilyCE,
  title={Family caregivers' experiences in nursing homes: narratives on human dignity and uneasiness.},
  author={Vibeke Lohne and Arne Wilhelm Rehnsfeldt and M B R{\aa}holm and Lillemor Lindwall and Synn\ove Caspari and Berit S{\ae}teren and Bente H\oy and Britt Lillest\o and Anne Kari Tolo Heggestad and Ashild Sletteb\o and Trygve Aasgaard and Dagfinn N{\aa}den},
  journal={Research in gerontological nursing},
  year={2014},
  volume={7 6},
  pages={265-72}
}
This qualitative study focused on dignity in nursing homes from the perspective of family caregivers. Dignity is a complex concept and central to nursing. Dignity in nursing homes is a challenge, according to research. Family caregivers are frequently involved in their family members' daily experiences at the nursing home. Twenty-eight family caregivers were included in this Scandinavian cross-country, descriptive, and explorative study. A phenomenological-hermeneutic approach was used to… CONTINUE READING

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