Managing dressing problems in older adults in long-term care

Julie Swann
  • Nursing and Residential Care, November 2008, Mark Allen Group
  • DOI: 10.12968/nrec.2008.10.11.31415

Helping residnets who have physical and /or cognitive problems to dress.

What is it about?

This discusses the role of care assistants and nurses in enabling residents to dress, which helps maintain levels of independence and self-esteem.

Why is it important?

Dressing can be tiring for those with cognitive and physical problems.

Perspectives

Mrs Julie I Swann

Dressing is a very complex activity, and requires many physical and cognitive skills.

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