Towards a building typology and terminology for Irish hospitals
Irish Journal of Medical Science
The development and testing of the dementia friendly communities environment assessment tool (DFC EAT)
Healing gardens in children’s hospitals: Reflections on benefits, preferences and design from visitors’ books
Urban Forestry & Urban Greening
Numerous previous studies have shown that gardens can provide healing and therapeutic benefits to patients. But lack of funding and space often impede the development of gardens in healthcare environments, as well as a lack of studies that focus on patient well-being after discharge.
Evaluation of hospital outdoor spaces through users’ participation analysis
Facta Universitatis, Series: Architecture and Civil Engineering
Hospital outdoor spaces (HOS) have an important role in healthcare facilities that specifically impacts the healing process. Literature reviewed by the authors refers to HOS as left-over spaces for supporting other medical activities.
A Capabilities Approach to Environmental Impact on Nursing Home Resident Quality of Life
Research in Gerontological Nursing
A survey of healthcare facility location
Computers & Operations Research