Occupational adaptation as a social process for dementia care teams
CONCLUSION/SIGNIFICANCE: The OA-based program appears to have facilitated adaptation that was complex, social, and generalisable. OA theory is enriched with a social view of occupational adaptation opening new opportunities for therapists and researchers to understand and facilitate adaptation among teams.PMID:35798688 | DOI:10.1080/11038128.2022.2093270 (Source: Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy)
Source: Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy - July 7, 2022 Category: Occupational Health Authors: M Heather McKay Noralyn D Pickens Ann Medley Suzanne P Burns Janice Kishi Chow David Cooper Cynthia L Evetts Source Type: research

Investigation of the relationship between feeding problems and cognitive functions in premature children
Appetite. 2022 Jun 30:106156. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2022.106156. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTChildren with a history of premature birth may show various problems in feeding, and these problems may continue at school age. It is necessary to examine the role of cognitive functions in children's feeding with more detailed studies.Comparison of feeding problems and cognitive functions of premature and full-term children and examining the relationship between them. The parents of 60 children aged 6-10 completed the The Screening Tool of Feeding Problems, and the cognitive functions of the children were evaluated with the Dynam...
Source: Appetite - July 5, 2022 Category: Nutrition Authors: Rukiye Beg üm Koca Meral Huri Source Type: research

'When I use the electric wheelchair, I can be myself' - real-life stories about occupational identity construction
CONCLUSIONS AND SIGNIFICANCE: Contextual values and exploring experiences, such as possibilities to develop competences and roles, along with encountering social recognition, but also hindering regulations and adversities, influence the development of occupational identities. Findings in this study can contribute to increased understanding, conscious political decisions, as well as a more person-centred approach within healthcare.PMID:35786150 | DOI:10.1080/11038128.2022.2093268 (Source: Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy)
Source: Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy - July 5, 2022 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Maria Lindstr öm Ann-Charlotte B äckström Catharina Henje Gunilla Stenberg Source Type: research

Frail community-dwelling older persons' everyday lives and their experiences of rehabilitation - a qualitative study
CONCLUSIONS AND SIGNIFICANCE: Frail older persons are a vulnerable group who often need support in everyday life. There is room for improvement when it comes to helping frail older persons to stay active and facilitate participation in both individual and group interventions.PMID:35786360 | DOI:10.1080/11038128.2022.2093269 (Source: Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy)
Source: Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy - July 5, 2022 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Maria M Johansson Malin N ätt Anneli Peolsson Annika Öhman Source Type: research