Perception of Quality of Life by Chinese elderly persons with stroke.

@article{Lau2002PerceptionOQ,
  title={Perception of Quality of Life by Chinese elderly persons with stroke.},
  author={Anna L D Lau and Kryss McKenna},
  journal={Disability and rehabilitation},
  year={2002},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={203-18}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to initiate an investigation into the conceptualization of Quality of Life (QOL) for Chinese elderly people with stroke, living in the community in Hong Kong, and to explore whether a unique definition for this population might be needed. METHOD Focus group interviews were conducted with seven elderly people with stroke and six healthy elderly individuals from community-based elderly centres in Hong Kong. A content analysis was conducted on interview data… CONTINUE READING