Age related visual pathologies among nursing home residents: an evaluation of light conditions and recording in client files

Authors Marianne Sinoo , Mirjam van Tilborg , Jos Schols , Helianthe Kort
Published in World journal of social science research
Publication date 2014
Research groups Technology for Healthcare Innovations
Type Article

Summary

The finding of poor lighting conditions in nursing homes in combination with a high prevalence of visual problems (with cataract found to be the most common age related pathology), stretches the need of enhanced awareness of eye care by professional caregivers.

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  • Mirjam van Tilborg | Researcher | Research group Technology for healthcare innovations
    Mirjam van Tilborg
    • Researcher
    • Research groups: Technology for Healthcare Innovations
  • Helianthe Kort | Professor | Research group Technology for Healthcare Innovations
    Helianthe Kort
    • Professor
    • Research groups: Technology for Healthcare Innovations

Language English
Published in World journal of social science research
Year and volume 1 2
Key words oogzorg, ouderen, licht
Page range 136-150

Technology for Healthcare Innovations