Quality of life in nursing homes: results of a qualitative resident survey

@article{Schenk2013QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life in nursing homes: results of a qualitative resident survey},
  author={Liane Schenk and Roger N. Meyer and Anja Behr and Adelheid Kuhlmey and Martin Holzhausen},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2013},
  volume={22},
  pages={2929-2938}
}
The growing importance of residential nursing care has been accompanied by an increasing demand for instruments measuring quality of life in nursing homes. Quality of life is a complex construct with both subjective and objective aspects that does not lend itself to being determined by a single measure. The aim of this study was therefore to identify dimensions of life that nursing home residents perceive as having a particular impact on their overall quality of life. Data were obtained from 9… CONTINUE READING

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