Engaging Students in Research: Decreasing Social Isolation in the Independent Living Senior Through Technology

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623464
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Engaging Students in Research: Decreasing Social Isolation in the Independent Living Senior Through Technology
Author(s):
Molyneaux, Dona
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Iota Kappa
Author Details:
Dona Molyneaux, PhD, MSN, BSN, Frances M Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions, Gwynedd Mercy University, Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania, USA
Abstract:

This session will discuss a pilot research study conducted to determine if technology could decrease social isolation in independent living seniors. Seniors skyped with graduate nursing students for 7 months. Benefits and Barriers are identified for both seniors and nursing students.

Keywords:
Independent Living Elders; Social Isolation; Student Research
Repository Posting Date:
24-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
24-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST255
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
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dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleEngaging Students in Research: Decreasing Social Isolation in the Independent Living Senior Through Technologyen_US
dc.contributor.authorMolyneaux, Donaen
dc.contributor.departmentIota Kappaen
dc.author.detailsDona Molyneaux, PhD, MSN, BSN, Frances M Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions, Gwynedd Mercy University, Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623464-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>This session will discuss a pilot research study conducted to determine if technology could decrease social isolation in independent living seniors. Seniors skyped with graduate nursing students for 7 months. Benefits and Barriers are identified for both seniors and nursing students.</span></p>en
dc.subjectIndependent Living Eldersen
dc.subjectSocial Isolationen
dc.subjectStudent Researchen
dc.date.available2017-10-24T17:53:19Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-24-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-24T17:53:19Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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