The content of reablement: Exploring occupational and physiotherapy interventions

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Abstract

Statement of context: Occupational therapists and physiotherapists in a Swedish municipality answered a web-based survey about their reablement interventions. Critical reflection on practice: There were overlapping areas as well as differences regarding the focus of occupational and physiotherapy interventions. Regarding the duration of interventions, occupational therapy was implemented over a short time span in contrast to physiotherapy, which had a longer duration. Both professions used valid and reliable instruments to a very limited extent. Implications for practice: If other areas than self-care and mobility are to be addressed within reablement there is a need to critically reflect on the focus, content and duration of reablement interventions. Valid and reliable assessments can be utilised to a greater extent to guide goal-setting, the focus of interventions and to evaluate effects.

Detaljer

Författare
Enheter & grupper
Externa organisationer
  • Umeå University
  • Östersund kommun
Forskningsområden

Ämnesklassifikation (UKÄ) – OBLIGATORISK

  • Arbetsterapi

Nyckelord

Originalspråkengelska
Sidor (från-till)122-126
TidskriftBritish Journal of Occupational Therapy
Volym82
Utgivningsnummer2
Tidigt onlinedatum2018
StatusPublished - 2019
PublikationskategoriForskning
Peer review utfördJa