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Elderly with severe dual sensory loss. Prevalence, etiology and intervention

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Stephen Widen

Research subject

The aims of the project were to explore prevalence and etiology of severe DSL in elderly (over age 65) in the countys Örebro and Värmland. The research started with register studies. The second part of the project explored intervention in order to improve rehabilitation.

This was Elin Lundin's licentiate project. 

Research funding bodies

  • Swedish Fund Nyckelfonden
  • Regional Research Council Mid Sweden
  • Örebro University