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ERIC Number: EJ591259
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0895-8017
Impact of Age and Transitions out of Nursing Homes for Adults with Developmental Disabilities.
Heller, Tamar; Factor, Alan R.; Hsieh, Kelly; Hahn, Joan Earle
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v103 n3 p236-48 Nov 1998
The impact of moving out of nursing homes into community-based settings was assessed by comparing the health, community functioning, and lifestyle satisfaction of 67 movers and 165 nonmovers. Movers showed benefits of improved health, community functioning, and increased life satisfaction. Age of the residents did not influence effects. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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