- [Interventions and their effects on informal caregivers of people with dementia: a systematic literature review]Franco Mantovan
Pflege 23:223-39. 2010..In this context, it is essential to take well-considered decisions on study design, sample size, and result parameters (assessment instruments) in order to gain significant results and homogeneous data...
- The use of massage therapy for reducing pain, anxiety, and depression in oncological palliative care patients: a narrative review of the literatureMaria Falkensteiner
Division of Cardiology, Hospital of Bolzano, District Health Bolzano Südtirol, L Bühlerstr 5, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
ISRN Nurs 2011:929868. 2011..There is already evidence that massage therapies can influence the symptoms of pain, anxiety, and depression in a positive way...
- Being a Nursing Home Resident: A Challenge to One's IdentityMaria Riedl
Institute of Nursing Science, The Private University of Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology UMIT, 6060 Hall in Tirol, Austria
Nurs Res Pract 2013:932381. 2013..The study participants draw enough strength from their faith in order to fight for their independence. They develop a new identity close to their previous identity by maintaining autonomy and mobility with a clear focus on the future...