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Cultural Competence Interventions for Health Care Providers Working With Racialized Foreign-born Older Adults: Protocol for a Systematic Review.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): JMIR Research Protocols. Jul2022, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p1-8. 8p.

Abstract: Background: Integrating culturally competent approaches in the provision of health care services is recognized as a promising strategy for improving health outcomes for racially and ethnically diverse populations. Person-centered care, which ensures pa...

Developing a One-Stop Platform Transportation Planning Service to Help Older Adults Move Around in Their Community Where, When, and How They Wish: Protocol for a Living Lab Study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): JMIR Research Protocols. Jun2022, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p1-11. 11p.

Abstract: Background: Multiple mobility-related challenges frequently appear with aging. As a result, many older adults have difficulty getting around, to go, for example, to doctors' appointments or leisure activities. Although various means of transportation a...

Lessons and Reflections From an Extended Co-design Process Developing an mHealth App With and for Older Adults: Multiphase, Mixed Methods Study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): JMIR Aging. Oct-Dec2022, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p165-178. 14p.

Abstract: Background: There are many mobile health (mHealth) apps for older adult patients, but research has found that broadly speaking, mHealth still fails to meet the specific needs of older adult users. Others have highlighted the need to embed users in the ...

Desire-Driven Reasoning Considering Personalized Care Preferences.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man & Cybernetics. Systems. Sep2022, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p5758-5769. 12p.

Abstract: Care robots have been developed to address the shortage of caregivers in hospitals and homes. However, providing care services considering abstract physiological desires (e.g., hunger, thirst, hot, and cold) rather than specific commands (e.g., serve a...

Reaching Ambulatory Older Adults with Educational Tools: Comparative Efficacy and Cost of Varied Outreach Modalities in Primary Care.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine. Jan2023, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p125-130. 6p. 4 Charts, 1 Graph.

Abstract: Background: Providing patients with access to health information that can be obtained outside of an office visit is an important part of education, yet little is known about the effectiveness of outreach modalities to connect older adults to online edu...

Development and validation of predictive workable weight equations for Brazilian older adult residents in long-term care institutions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PLoS ONE. 1/20/2023, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p1-10. 10p.

Abstract: Background: Weight measurement is important in the nutritional anthropometric monitoring of older adults. When this measurement is not possible, estimates may be used. Aim: Developing and validating weight predictive equations for older adult residents...

A Stochastic Optimization Approach to the Long-Term Care Structure Assignment Problem for Elderly People.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): IEEE Transactions on Automation Science & Engineering. Jul2022, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p1898-1912. 15p.

Abstract: The growing number of elderly people (EP) has become one of the most important problems in recent years. This part of the population is often dependent and does not tolerate environmental changes well, so long-term care (LTC) structure assignments shou...

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Effects of cost sharing on long-term care service utilization among home-dwelling older adults in Japan.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Health Policy. Dec2022, Vol. 126 Issue 12, p1310-1316. 7p.

Abstract: Objectives: This study aimed to examine the effect of increased cost sharing on long-term care (LTC) service utilization among home-dwelling older adults, using nationwide long-term care insurance (LTCI) claims data in Japan.Methods: In August 2015, th...

Influence of socio-economic profile of neighbourhoods on the selection of home care strategies for older dependants.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Ageing & Society. Oct2022, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p2414-2432. 19p.

Abstract: Care strategies for older dependants are determined by not only individuals or network characteristics, but also contextual factors. The objective of this study is to determine whether urban contexts (neighbourhoods) are linked to the use of family car...