Emergency department and hospital admissions among people with dementia living at home or in nursing homes: results of the European RightTimePlaceCare project on their frequency, associated factors and costs

F. Javier Afonso-Argiles, Gabriele Meyer*, Astrid Stephan, Merce Comas, Ansgar Wuebker, Helena Leino-Kilpi, Connie Lethin, Kai Saks, Maria Soto-Martin, Caroline Sutcliffe, Hilde Verbeek, Adelaida Zabalegui, Anna Renom-Guiteras, RightTimePlaceCare Consortium

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Original languageEnglish
Article number453
Number of pages13
JournalBMC Geriatrics
Volume20
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 5 Nov 2020

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Dementia
  • Geriatric syndrome
  • Home care
  • Hospitalisation
  • Nursing home
  • COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT
  • CARE
  • RESIDENTS
  • RELIABILITY
  • PREVALENCE
  • PREDICTORS
  • PREVENTION
  • MORTALITY
  • DIAGNOSIS
  • QUALITY

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