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Navigating towards a self-determined daily life in old age. Experiences, instrument evaluation and explanatory factors.


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Title: Navigating towards a self-determined daily life in old age. Experiences, instrument evaluation and explanatory factors.
Authors: Ottenvall Hammar, Isabelle
E-mail: isabelle.o-h@neuro.gu.se
Issue Date: 18-May-2015
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology. Department of Audiology, Logopedics, Occupational Therapy & Physiotherapy
Parts of work: I. Ottenvall Hammar I, Dahlin-Ivanoff S, Wilhelmson K, Eklund K. Shifting between self-governing and being governed: a qualitative study of older persons’ self-determination. BMC Geriatrics 2014;14:126.
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II. Ottenvall Hammar I, Ekelund C, Wilhelmson K, Eklund K. Impact on Participation and Autonomy – test of validity and reliability for older persons. Health Psychology Research 2014;2:68-73.
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III. Ottenvall Hammar I, Dahlin-Ivanoff S, Wilhelmson K, Eklund K. Dependence in personal daily activities limits self-determination – a cross-sectional study with community-dwelling older persons. Submitted for publication.

IV. Ottenvall Hammar I, Dahlin-Ivanoff S, Wilhelmson K, Eklund K. Self-determination among community-dwelling older persons: explanatory factors. In manuscript.
Date of Defence: 2015-06-04
Disputation: Torsdagen den 4 juni, kl. 13.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Activities of daily living (ADL)
aged 80 and over
dependence
frailty
self-determination
IPA-O
person-centredness
Abstract: Aim: The overall aim of this thesis was to explore self-determination in the context of community-dwelling older persons with different degrees of dependence in daily activities. Methods: Using a qualitative, grounded design, study I explored how people 80 years and older experienced their self-determination when developing dependence in daily activities. Study II employed a qualitative and quantitative design where the validity of the questionnaire Impact on Participation and Autonomy (IPA-S) w... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-9423-8 (Hard copy)
978-91-628-9424-5 (e-pub)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/38466
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