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Author Hajjar, Wendy J

Title Television in the nursing home : a case study of the media consumption routines and strategies of nursing home residents / Wendy J. Hajjar
Published New York : Haworth Press, ©1998

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Description 1 online resource (153 pages)
Series Haworth activities management
Haworth activities management.
Contents Stage 1. Entering the field -- stage 2. Narrowing the focus -- stage 3. Analysis and conclusions
Summary Research in Television in the Nursing Home: A Case Study of the Media Consumption Routines and Strategies of Nursing Home Residents concludes that watching television is the most prevalent and pervasive activity for long-term patients. Containing the latest knowledge involving communication and gerontology, Television in the Nursing Home offers activity directors knowledge on how television and media can offer diversion, enhancement of personality, awareness, and sociability to their patients
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-148) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nursing home care.
Television and older people.
Nursing homes -- Recreational activities.
Recreation.
Homes for the Aged -- organization & administration
Recreation
Nursing Homes -- organization & administration
Television
recreation.
television (telecommunication system)
MEDICAL -- Long-Term Care.
MEDICAL -- Nursing Home Care.
Recreation
Nursing home care
Nursing homes -- Recreational activities
Television and older people
Verpleeghuizen.
Kijkgedrag.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781136376764
1136376763
9780203047248
0203047249
9781136376900
1136376909
9781136376832
1136376836