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dc.contributor.authorHaugan, Gørill
dc.contributor.authorDemirci, Ayşe Deliktaz
dc.contributor.authorKabukcuoglu, Kamile
dc.contributor.authorAune, Ingvild
dc.date.accessioned2023-05-25T12:33:30Z
dc.date.available2023-05-25T12:33:30Z
dc.date.created2021-01-04T12:18:22Z
dc.date.issued2021
dc.identifier.citationHaugan, G., Demirci, A. D., Kabukcuoglu, K., & Aune, I. (2021). Self-transcendence among adults 65 years and older: A meta-analysis. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, 36(1), 3-15. doi:en_US
dc.identifier.issn1471-6712
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/11250/3069018
dc.description.abstractIntroduction Self-transcendence is a human capacity for wellbeing by expanding one's personal boundaries and may act as a health-promoting resource among adults ≥65 years. Therefore, the objectives of this meta-analysis were to determine the mean score of self-transcendence based on place of residence and gender, and to evaluate the correlations of self-transcendence with meaning, sense of coherence, resilience and depression. Methods Based on inclusion criteria, 13 studies were included. Orwin Safe N and Egger's test assessed publication bias. The mean score of self-transcendence and the correlation coefficients of the selected variables were estimated by random effects models. Results The self-transcendence mean score (n = 1634) was low (M = 43.6) and a bit lower among those staying in care facilities (M = 42.8), but did not vary significantly across gender. The correlation coefficients were self-transcendence_depression (r = −0.40), self-transcendence_meaning-in-life (r = 0.53), self-transcendence_resilience (r = 0.50) and self-transcendence_sense of coherence (r = 0.28). The correlation coefficients, except for meaning-in-life, were homogeneous. Conclusion In a health-promoting perspective, the concept of self-transcendence can help to better understand wellbeing among older individuals and provide guidance for health professionals in facilitating wellbeing and health. The concept and theory of self-transcendence can inspire health professionals in realising new health-promoting approaches to support older individuals in maintaining health, wellbeing and independency.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherWileyen_US
dc.relation.urihttps://doi.org/10.1111/scs.12959
dc.rightsNavngivelse 4.0 Internasjonal*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.no*
dc.titleSelf-transcendence among adults 65 years and older : A meta-analysisen_US
dc.typePeer revieweden_US
dc.typeJournal articleen_US
dc.description.versionpublishedVersionen_US
dc.rights.holder© 2021 The Authorsen_US
dc.source.pagenumber3-15en_US
dc.source.volume36en_US
dc.source.journalScandinavian Journal of Caring Sciencesen_US
dc.source.issue1en_US
dc.identifier.doi10.1111/scs.12959
dc.identifier.cristin1864740


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