Lived experiences of nursing home residents in Korea.

  title={Lived experiences of nursing home residents in Korea.},
  author={Soo Jung Chang},
  journal={Asian nursing research},
  volume={7 2},
PURPOSE The goal of the study was to understand the experiences of life among nursing home residents. METHODS Qualitative study was conducted using Colaizzi's phenomenological method. The participants were 11 people aged 76-96 years in two nursing homes in Korea. RESULTS Nine themes were identified: giving up on one self, growing apart from familiar relationships, perceiving the monotony of daily life as suffering, feeling anxious about one's future upon observing other residents, being… CONTINUE READING

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