Is rehabilitation of older people worthwhile? Keynote address at 13th National Conference (2003) of the Australasian Rehabilitation Nurses’ Association
Abbey, Jennifer A. (2003) Is rehabilitation of older people worthwhile? Keynote address at 13th National Conference (2003) of the Australasian Rehabilitation Nurses’ Association. Journal of the Australasian Rehabilitation Nurses’ Association, 6(4), pp. 17-20.
The question posed for this keynote address is deliberately controversial, of course, but although the issues are still to become fully apparent, I believe that the controversy I want to discuss is real and will become pressing. We start with the two key terms that give us our issue, ‘old’ and ‘rehabilitation’, and then attempt to contextualise the issue, reflecting along the way on why our question is beginning to be asked so often, even if rarely as explicitly as we are doing today.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > NURSING (111000) > Aged Care Nursing (111001)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > NURSING (111000)
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2003 Australasian Rehabilitation Nurses Association|
|Copyright Statement:||Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.|
|Deposited On:||08 Sep 2005|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 12:59|
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