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K.G. (Katrien) Luijkx


Onderzoeker Elderly Care & Hoogleraar

TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Tranzo, Scientific center for care and welfare

 

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At the department of Tranzo Prof. Dr. Luijkx is research manager of the Academic Centre Older persons and professor of elderly care. Together with ten organisations in de elderly care, she realizes a long term research programm and knowledge transfer. The experiences and perspectives of older persons and their relatives are the starting point for innovation (social and technological) in elderly care. This way, the research is connected to the Dutch governmental policy, but at the same time secures quality of life of older persons as much as possible.

As supervisor Prof. Dr. Luijkx is involved in various PhD researches that have societal impact. The topics are among others: Frail elderly; Small scale living for elderly with dementia; Access to care; Responsibilities of administrators in elderly care; Wmo.

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Publications

Most recent publications

  • Gobbens, R., Luijkx, K.G., & Assen, M.A.L.M. van (2014). Explaining quality of life of older people in the Netherlands using a multidimensional assessment of frailty. Quality of Life ResearchFurther information
  • Blok, C. de, Meijboom, B.R., Luijkx, K.G., & Schols, J. (2013). The human dimension of modular care provision: Opportunities for personalization and customization. International Journal of Production Economics, 142(1), 16-26. Further information
  • Schipper, E.C.C., Meijboom, B.R., Luijkx, K.G., & Schols, J.M.G.A. (2013). Front/back office considerations in the operational access to long-term care for older people: Findings of a multiple case study. International Journal of Healthcare Management, 6(4), 252-262. Further information
  • Barelds, A., Luijkx, K.G., & Vrijhoef, H.J.M. (2012). Experiment ketenzorg demente Midden-Brabant. De effecten van casemanagement op de samenhang en coordinatie in de dementieketen. Tilburg: Tranzo. Further information
  • Gobbens, R., Assen, M.A.L.M. van, Luijkx, K.G., & Schols, J.M.G.A. (2012). The predictive validity of the Tilburg Frailty Indicator: Disability, health care utilization, and quality of life in a population at risk. The Gerontologist, 52(5), 619-631. Further information

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Publications

Most recent publications

  • Gobbens, R., Luijkx, K.G., & Assen, M.A.L.M. van (2014). Explaining quality of life of older people in the Netherlands using a multidimensional assessment of frailty. Quality of Life ResearchFurther information
  • Blok, C. de, Meijboom, B.R., Luijkx, K.G., & Schols, J. (2013). The human dimension of modular care provision: Opportunities for personalization and customization. International Journal of Production Economics, 142(1), 16-26. Further information
  • Schipper, E.C.C., Meijboom, B.R., Luijkx, K.G., & Schols, J.M.G.A. (2013). Front/back office considerations in the operational access to long-term care for older people: Findings of a multiple case study. International Journal of Healthcare Management, 6(4), 252-262. Further information
  • Barelds, A., Luijkx, K.G., & Vrijhoef, H.J.M. (2012). Experiment ketenzorg demente Midden-Brabant. De effecten van casemanagement op de samenhang en coordinatie in de dementieketen. Tilburg: Tranzo. Further information
  • Gobbens, R., Assen, M.A.L.M. van, Luijkx, K.G., & Schols, J.M.G.A. (2012). The predictive validity of the Tilburg Frailty Indicator: Disability, health care utilization, and quality of life in a population at risk. The Gerontologist, 52(5), 619-631. Further information

Klik hier voor de uitgebreide publicatielijst (alleen publicaties uit de Tilburg University Repository)

 
Contact details
Room T 421
PO Box 90153
5000 LE Tilburg 
Phone+31 13 466 2895
Secretary+31 13 466 2969
Email k.g.luijkx@tilburguniversity.edu

Onderzoeker Elderly Care
TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
Tranzo, Scientific center for care and welfare

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TS Social and Behavioral Sciences
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Last amended: 05 March 2014

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