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Social External Relations among Residents of Nursing Homes 1988 B

Resource Type
  • Institut für Sozialhygiene an der Karl-Marx-Universität Leipzig
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer Sozialhygiene an der Karl-Marx-Universitaet Leipzig (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Family
  • Abstract

    Relations of nursing home residents to their relatives, reasons for home stay, need of help, assessments by care personnel. Topics: Occupation characteristics; management activity; length of home stay; residence partner before admission to home; number of children; reasons for home stay; need of help at time of admission to home; person providing help; initiator of application for admission to home; most frequent contact person; distance to place of residence of this contact person; possession of a car and degree of employment of contact person; those in need of nursing care or small child in their household; visit by other children; frequency of visits; further contacts with family; desire for other contacts; person to talk to with problems, a desire for something special and sorrow; change of relationship with children since admission to home; doing laundry in home; friendships with other home residents; adjusting to the home; extent of remaining activities in the home; stand on possibility to live with his children; personal questionnaire: type of home; contacts of home resident with his family; most frequent visitor; certain days without visitors; visit days; assessment of care by family.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988-10 / 1988-12
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Leipzig
Sampled Universe
Sample of residents capable of communication in the nursing home part of the evening and nursing home ´Martin Andersen Nexoe´.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 50
    Number of Variables: 47
Further surveys with the same questionnaire are archived under ZA Study Nos. 6400 and 6402.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6401 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2017-12-28 | Issue Number: 75 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Institut für Sozialhygiene an der Karl-Marx-Universität Leipzig (1988): Soziale Außenbeziehungen bei Bewohnern von Pflegeheimen 1988 B. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.