Reflecting on practice: are home visits prior to discharge worthwhile in geriatric inpatient care?

@article{Nygrd2004ReflectingOP,
  title={Reflecting on practice: are home visits prior to discharge worthwhile in geriatric inpatient care?},
  author={Louise Nyg{\aa}rd and Ulrika Grahn and Anna Rudenhammar and Susanne Hydling},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of caring sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={193-203}
}
The discharge process of elderly clients from inpatient hospital care to their homes has lately received extensive attention but there is a lack of knowledge about the clients' problems as experienced in the home environment and their perceptions of corresponding home interventions prior to discharge. The aim of this clinical study therefore was to illuminate from both clients' and therapists' perspectives, common practice occupational therapy interventions at predischarge home visits in… CONTINUE READING

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