From real to ideal--the health (un)care of long-lived elders.

  title={From real to ideal--the health (un)care of long-lived elders.},
  author={Tatiane Michel and Maria Helena Lenardt and Mariluci Hautsch Willig and {\^A}ngela Maria Alvarez},
  journal={Revista brasileira de enfermagem},
  volume={68 3},
  pages={343-9, 398-405}
OBJECTIVE to analyze similarities and dissimilarities in the meanings assigned to health care by long-lived elders and nursing professionals in a healthcare setting. METHOD ethnographic qualitative research, based on the Spradley-McCurdy method and the interpretive anthropology of Geertz and Kleinman. The sample consisted of 20 key informants. Data were… CONTINUE READING