Tag Archives: community

Stimulating nursing students’ interest in community care through curriculum-redesign

AoS. Stimulating nursing students.

Despite increased healthcare extramuralisation, related to increased elderly patients living at home, most nursing students still see the hospital as career favourite. This is problematic, because of the widespread labour-market shortages in community care in many Western

Preparedness rising from the ashes of disaster: The phoenix of transformative learning

AoS. Summary of Transformative DRR process

Worldwide, societies and their citizens face ever-increasing risk from natural disasters. Pivotal to managing this risk is preparedness. However, consistently low levels of preparedness prompted the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR) to call for

Measuring walking in daily life: the impact of commercial wearables

Wearables or body worn monitors (BWM) provide continuous and objective measures of community-based walking and can be useful in clinical or population-based studies to monitor adherence to a rehabilitation strategy or generic public health guidelines, e.g. walk