Enhancing Quality of Life for Nursing Home Residents

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00388544
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 17, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 9, 2012
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Ann Kolanowski, Penn State University

No Study Results Posted on for this Study
  Recruitment Status : Completed
  Actual Primary Completion Date : February 2010
  Actual Study Completion Date : February 2010
Publications of Results:
Other Publications:
Buettner, L., Kolanowski, A. & Yu, F. (2007). Recreational games: Simple and effective cognitive stimulation programs for residents with dementia in long-term settings. American Journal of Recreation Therapy, 6 (1), 25-30.
Smith, M., Kolanowski, A., Buettner, S., & Buckwalter, K. (accepted). Beyond bingo and painted nails: Meaningful activities for persons with dementia in the nursing home. Annals of Long Term Care.
Haidet, K., Tate, J., Divirgilio-Thomas, D. Kolanowski, A., & Happ, MB. (accepted). Using video recording to capture behavioral observations in clinical research: Methods to improve reliability of data. Research in Nursing & Health.