Patient-centeredness in geriatric rehabilitation: Introducing a novel patient centred goal setting method and patient reported outcome measurement in geriatric rehabilitation

Research output: ThesisPhd-Thesis - Research and graduation internal


This thesis focusses on patientcentredness in Geriatric Rehabilitation. We developed a patient-centred goal setting intervention and performed a systematic review and meta-analysis studying the effect of goal setting in geriatric rehabilitation. The second part of thesis focusses and the testing of the Barthel Index and the developement a testing of a new PROM for measuring physical function in GR.
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Awarding Institution
  • Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
  • Hertogh, Cees, Supervisor
  • Bouwstra, Hylco, Co-supervisor
  • van der Wouden, Hans, Co-supervisor
  • Terwee, Caroline, Co-supervisor
Award date4 Feb 2021
Publication statusPublished - 4 Feb 2021

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