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Views on dignity in providing health care for older people.

Authors
  • Calnan, Michael
  • Woolhead, Gillian
  • Dieppe, Paul
  • Tadd, Win
Type
Published Article
Journal
Nursing times
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2005
Volume
101
Issue
33
Pages
38–41
Identifiers
PMID: 16130500
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

In order to ensure dignity in providing care for older people, tasks need to be organised around older people's needs and time frames. Without such changes there is a danger that 'institutional ageism' will persist in the health service.

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