Waiting to get better: a dilemma regarding habits in daily occupations after stroke.

@article{Wallenbert2005WaitingTG,
  title={Waiting to get better: a dilemma regarding habits in daily occupations after stroke.},
  author={Inger Wallenbert and Hans Jonsson},
  journal={The American journal of occupational therapy : official publication of the American Occupational Therapy Association},
  year={2005},
  volume={59 2},
  pages={218-24}
}
The purpose of this study was to explore and gain an understanding of how habits are experienced when performing daily occupations after a stroke. In-depth interviews were conducted with 7 participants and a constant comparative method was used for data analysis. Four men and three women with stroke between the ages of 42 and 82 years participated in the study. The interviews were conducted 1.5 to 7 months after the participants had been discharged from hospital to their home. The findings show… CONTINUE READING

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