Understanding the Changing Health Care Needs of Individuals Aging With Spinal Cord Injury
作者: Stephen B. KernLouis N. HunterAshley C. SimsDavis BerzinsHelena RiekenaMarisa L. AndrewsJillian K. AlderferKelly NelsonReva Kushner
刊名: Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation, 2019, Vol.25 (1), pp.62-73
来源数据库: Thomas Land Publishers
DOI: 10.1310/sci2501-62
关键词: AgingEnvironmental supports and barriersHealth careHealth literacyHealth statusInterviewsOlder adultsOutcomesTraumatic spinal cord injury
原始语种摘要: Background: Individuals over age 65 are projected to account for over 20% of the general population by 2030. This trend is reflected in an increase in the age of individuals sustaining traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI). Based on current evidence, there is concern regarding the needs of older individuals aging with SCI and current health care services. Research is limited regarding factors that contribute to health status and treatment outcomes associated with aging 5 or more years post SCI. Objective: The purpose of this qualitative study was to explore changing health care needs of individuals aging with SCI and their caregivers and to identify the environmental supports and barriers to achieving long-term health and treatment outcomes. Methods: This was a phenomenological study...
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  • years 年代
  • barriers 势垒
  • their 他们的
  • literacy 识字
  • sustaining 支持的
  • general 普遍的
  • establish 建立
  • environment 环境
  • purpose 目的
  • needs 需要品