Poster Session
Issue Date: July 01, 2017
Published Online: August 07, 2017
Updated: June 13, 2018
Social Self-Management of Parkinson’s Disease
Author Affiliations
  • Tufts University
  • Tufts University
Article Information
Neurologic Conditions / Parkinson's Disease / Basic Research
Poster Session   |   July 01, 2017
Social Self-Management of Parkinson’s Disease
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111505116. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO3144
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, July 2017, Vol. 71, 7111505116. https://doi.org/10.5014/ajot.2017.71S1-PO3144
Abstract

Date Presented 3/31/2017

This study investigated disease severity and social self-management styles of individuals with Parkinson’s disease. Three social self-management styles were associated with disease severity: participation in social life, exchange of support with others, and management of social resources.

Primary Author and Speaker: Linda Tickle-Degnen

Additional Authors and Speakers: Jenna Eldridge

Contributing Authors: Michael Stevenson