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Table 3 Main/subcategories

From: Immigrants with dementia in Swedish residential care: an exploratory study of the experiences of their family members and Nursing staff

Main categories Subcategories
A new living situation Adjusting to new living arrangements
Expectations regarding activities and traditional food at the group home
Challenges in communication Limited communication between the immigrant with dementia and the Swedish-speaking nursing staff
The consequences of linguistic misunderstandings
Nuanced communication in a common language
The role of the family member at the group home A link to the healthy life story of the family member with dementia
An expert and interpreter for the nursing staff