Nurses’ competence in kinaesthetics

Nurses’ competence in kinaesthetics Original Contribution 1,2 1 3 4 Z Gerontol Geriat 2017 · 50:506–515 Heidrun Gattinger · Helena Leino-Kilpi · Sascha Köpke ·StefanMarty-Teuber · 2,5 2 DOI 10.1007/s00391-016-1126-x Beate Senn · Virpi Hantikainen Received: 6 January 2016 Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, Turku, Finland Revised: 19 July 2016 Institute for Applied Nursing Science, University of Applied Science St. Gallen, St. Gallen, Switzerland Accepted: 8 August 2016 Institute for Social Medicine and Epidemiology, Nursing Research Unit, University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Published online: 12 September 2016 Germany © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2016 European Kinaesthetics Association, Siebnen, Switzerland Research Affiliate Sydney Nursing School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Nurses’ competence in kinaesthetics A concept development incontinence [13, 39]. Loss of mobility cipients. The European Kinaesthetics As- Electronic supplementary can have serious implications for the af- sociation defines movement competence material fected person, such as diminished quality as “a person’s competence to fully utilise of life [5], increased risk for falls [14]and the individual potential of fundamental The online version of this article (doi: 10.1007/ s00391-016-1126-x) contains supplementary increased risks of institutionalization and movement possibilities in realising a per- material, which is available to authorized hospital admissions [24]. u Th s, mainte- sonal Zeitschrift für Gerontologie und Geriatrie Springer Journals

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