USN Research Group on Older Persons’ Health

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USN Research Group on Older Persons’ Health

USN research on health and older persons – a transitional perspective

Health related transitions (might) change the individual’s health and quality of life. Examples of transitions in older persons are normal age-related changes, development of illness and frailty, loss of significant others, changed roles and environmental living situation. The overall aim of this research group is to develop knowledge of health related transitions in older persons themselves, their family, close caregivers, health care professionals and services from different perspectives. The research group collaborate actively with the clinical practice field and stakeholders.

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