Visual art dialogues with elderly persons: effects on perceived life situation.

@article{Wikstrm2000VisualAD,
  title={Visual art dialogues with elderly persons: effects on perceived life situation.},
  author={B. M. Wikstr{\"o}m},
  journal={Journal of nursing management},
  year={2000},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={
          31-7
        }
}
AIM The investigation was aimed towards constructing a visual art programme for communication with elderly. METHODS Pictures of works of art were used in a controlled intervention study. Dialogues were performed with elderly persons (age 82.6 years) at a senior's apartment building. The Wheel Questionnaire parameters structure, motivation, and emotional investment were analysed using ANOVA (mixed model). FINDINGS Significant improvement was found in the visual art group (n = 20) compared… CONTINUE READING
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