A Survey Comparing the Mirrors in Long-Term Care Homes to the Mirrors in Private Homes

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/156015
Type:
Presentation
Title:
A Survey Comparing the Mirrors in Long-Term Care Homes to the Mirrors in Private Homes
Abstract:
A Survey Comparing the Mirrors in Long-Term Care Homes to the Mirrors in Private Homes
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2009
Author:Freysteinson, Wyona M., MN
P.I. Institution Name:Memorial Hermann Health Care System
Title:Director of Nursing
[Research Presentation] Purpose: To compare the mirrors in long term care homes to private homes of the elderly. Methods: The mirrors in and empty patient room in ten long term care homes were surveyed. Mirrors an elderly individual may use on a daily basis in ten private homes were also surveyed and compared to the mirrors in the long term care homes.  Results: Survey results indicated there were few mirrors in long term care homes as compared to private homes. Conclusion: Mirrors may enhance a resident's ability to care for self, recognize self, and view self before being seen in public. Mirror research is needed in long term care homes.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleA Survey Comparing the Mirrors in Long-Term Care Homes to the Mirrors in Private Homesen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/156015-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">A Survey Comparing the Mirrors in Long-Term Care Homes to the Mirrors in Private Homes</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2009</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Freysteinson, Wyona M., MN</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Memorial Hermann Health Care System</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Director of Nursing</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">wyonaf@comcast.net</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">[Research Presentation] Purpose: To compare the mirrors in long term care homes to private homes of the elderly. Methods: The mirrors in and empty patient room in ten long term care homes were surveyed. Mirrors an elderly individual may use on a daily basis in ten private homes were also surveyed and compared to the mirrors in the long term care homes.&nbsp; Results: Survey results indicated there were few mirrors in long term care homes as compared to private homes. Conclusion: Mirrors may enhance a resident's ability to care for self, recognize self, and view self before being seen in public. Mirror research is needed in long term care homes.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T14:22:23Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T14:22:23Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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