Ireen M Proot
Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands
- Vulnerability of family caregivers in terminal palliative care at home; balancing between burden and capacityIreen M Proot
Centre for Nursing Research, Maastricht University UM, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Scand J Caring Sci 17:113-21. 2003..Education and practical tools may make professionals more sensitive for the vulnerable position of family caregivers, even when these caregivers do not show their vulnerability...
- Supporting stroke patients' autonomy during rehabilitationIreen M Proot
Department of Health Care Studies, Section of Health Ethics and Philosophy, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Nurs Ethics 14:229-41. 2007..Tailoring interventions to patients' progress in autonomy would stimulate their active participation in rehabilitation and in decision making, and would improve patients' preparation for autonomous living after discharge...
- Characteristics of social participation as defined by older adults with a chronic physical illnessGodelief M J Mars
The Maastricht Care and Public Health Research Institute, Netherlands School of Primary Care Research, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Disabil Rehabil 30:1298-308. 2008..To conceptualize social participation in line with the experiences of older adults with a chronic physical illness...
- The Maastricht social participation profile: development and clinimetric properties in older adults with a chronic physical illnessGodelief M J Mars
School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Qual Life Res 18:1207-18. 2009....
- Autonomy in stroke rehabilitation: the perceptions of care providers in nursing homesIreen M Proot
Institute for Bioethics, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Nurs Ethics 9:36-50. 2002..Teamwork on increasing patient autonomy is recommended, which can be stimulated by multidisciplinary guidelines and education, and by co-ordination of the process of changing autonomy...
- What is a good death? Terminally ill patients dealing with normative expectations around death and dyingMinke Goldsteen
Department of Health Care Ethics and Philosophy, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Patient Educ Couns 64:378-86. 2006..This article aims to offer an insight in the way terminally ill patients talk about death and dying and how they refer to current western normative expectations about a 'good' death...
- The needs of terminally ill patients at home: directing one's life, health and things related to beloved othersIreen M Proot
Centre for Nursing Research, Maastricht University UM and the Institute for Bioethics, UM, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Palliat Med 18:53-61. 2004..Supporting patients and families, stimulating the patients' directing, giving attention to all domains of needs and counselling patients' families in the terminal phase are issues that need attention and warrant further investigation...
- How do people with COPD or diabetes type 2 experience autonomy? An exploratory studyGodelief M J Mars
The Maastricht Care and Public Health Research Institute, Netherlands School of Primary Care Research, Department of Health Care Studies, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Disabil Rehabil 29:485-93. 2007..To develop an empirically grounded conceptualization of personal autonomy in the context of chronic physical illness and to investigate the impact of two chronic illnesses on autonomy...