Helene Åvik PerssonDoctoral Student
Research areas and keywords
UKÄ subject classification
- Health Sciences
- Palliative care
I´m a PhD student in Health Science with specialization in nursing since 2015. I am a registered nurse and a public health nurse with a master´s degree in nursing and have mainly worked in nursing homes and in home care.
My thesis is about palliative care for frail older persons in nursing homes in Sweden and is carried out under the project “Implementation of knowledge-based palliative care for frail older persons in nursing homes – KUPA”. The thesis will include studies using both quantitative and qualitative design.