Recognizing new perspectives in eating difficulties following stroke

Authors Thóra Hafsteinsdóttir , Helga Jónsdóttir , Marianne E. Klinke , Margaret E. Wilson
Published in Disability and Rehabilitation
Publication date 2013
Research groups Proactive care for elderly people living at home
Type Article


To describe and identify various perspectives on eating difficulties following stroke to enable theory development and facilitate advancement of interventions. Methods: Concept analysis in line with Morse’s principles of exploring pragmatic utility was used throughout the data collection and analysis. Peer-reviewed research on eating difficulties was systematically and critically appraised. Literature included the bibliographic databases, Medline, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL), Scopus and PsycInfo, published up until November 2011. A total of 33 key articles were included in the final analysis.


Language English
Published in Disability and Rehabilitation
Year and volume 35 17
Key words eetstoornissen, beroerte
Page range 1491-1500

Thóra Hafsteinsdóttir

Thóra Hafsteinsdóttir PhD | Researcher | Research group Chronic Diseases

Thóra Hafsteinsdóttir

  • Researcher
  • Research group: Proactive care for elderly people living at home