Sense of security - searching for its meaning by using stories: a Participatory Action Research study in health and social care in Sweden.

@article{Petersson2011SenseOS,
  title={Sense of security - searching for its meaning by using stories: a Participatory Action Research study in health and social care in Sweden.},
  author={Pia Petersson and Kerstin Blomqvist},
  journal={International journal of older people nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={6 1},
  pages={25-32}
}
AIM The aim of this study was to make sense of the Swedish concept 'trygghet' by using stories from daily life in a Participatory Action Research project. BACKGROUND In Sweden, attempts to implement core values to ensure high quality health and social care for older people are given high priority and concepts such as security and dignity are often used. As concepts are abstract they are difficult to transform into practical work. DESIGN One group of six assistant nurses and one group of… CONTINUE READING

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