Refereed review article in scientific journal (A2)

Nursing Support of the Spiritual Needs of Older Adults Living With Dementia: A Narrative Literature Review

List of AuthorsToivonen K, Stolt M, Suhonen R

Publication year2015

JournalHolistic Nursing Practice

Volume number29

Issue number5

Start page303

End page312

Number of pages10




Across this literature review (n = 10), supporting spirituality in the nursing care of older adults with dementia is concerned with supporting religious activity, enabling connections, nurses' reflections on their own spirituality, and nonverbal communication. The benefits from the support of spirituality were seen to be reciprocal and to occur in everyday nursing.

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