Els Steeman

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Living with dementia from the perspective of older people: is it a positive story?
    Els Steeman
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Catholic University Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Aging Ment Health 11:119-30. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Living with early-stage dementia: a review of qualitative studies
    Els Steeman
    Center for Health Services and Nursing Research, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 54:722-38. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Mealtime care on a geriatric- psychiatric ward from the perspective of the caregivers: a qualitative case study design
    Els Bryon
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer, Leuven, Belgium
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:471-94. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Empirical ethics in action: lessons from two empirical studies in nursing ethics
    Bernadette Dierckx de Casterle
    Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Med Health Care Philos 7:31-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Implementation of discharge management for geriatric patients at risk of readmission or institutionalization
    Els Steeman
    Center for Health Services and Nursing Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:352-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Living with dementia from the perspective of older people: is it a positive story?
    Els Steeman
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, Catholic University Leuven, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Aging Ment Health 11:119-30. 2007
    ..Our findings suggest, however, that we should look beyond this superficial view and seek to understand the narrative as an expression of one's attempt to counterbalance devaluation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Living with early-stage dementia: a review of qualitative studies
    Els Steeman
    Center for Health Services and Nursing Research, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 54:722-38. 2006
    ..This paper presents a literature review whose aim was to provide better understanding of living with early-stage dementia...
  3. doi request reprint Mealtime care on a geriatric- psychiatric ward from the perspective of the caregivers: a qualitative case study design
    Els Bryon
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics and Law, Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer, Leuven, Belgium
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 29:471-94. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, they experience internal conflict when it comes to certain significant problem areas in their search for a balance between the functional-organizational approach and the patient-oriented approach...
  4. ncbi request reprint Empirical ethics in action: lessons from two empirical studies in nursing ethics
    Bernadette Dierckx de Casterle
    Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Med Health Care Philos 7:31-9. 2004
    ..The need for integration of both qualitative and quantitative research methodologies is argued...
  5. ncbi request reprint Implementation of discharge management for geriatric patients at risk of readmission or institutionalization
    Els Steeman
    Center for Health Services and Nursing Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:352-8. 2006
    ..To evaluate whether implementation of discharge management by trained social workers or nurses reduces hospital readmissions and institutionalizations of geriatric patients in a real-world setting...