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Health and social care of home-dwelling frail older adults in Switzerland: a mixed methods study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC geriatrics [BMC Geriatr] 2022 Nov 15; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 857. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 15.

Abstract: Background: Home-dwelling frail older adults are often faced with multimorbidity and complex care needs, requiring health and social care systems that support frail older adults to age in place. The objective of this paper was to investigate the types ...

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A non-randomised feasibility study of the Rehabilitation Potential Assessment Tool (RePAT) in frail older people in the acute healthcare setting.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC geriatrics [BMC Geriatr] 2022 Oct 07; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 785. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 07.

Abstract: Background: Rehabilitation potential involves predicting who will benefit from rehabilitation. Decisions about rehabilitation potential must take into account personal, clinical and contextual factors, a process which is complicated in the presence of ...

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Nursing outcomes and interventions associated with the nursing diagnoses: Risk for or actual frail elderly syndrome.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of nursing knowledge [Int J Nurs Knowl] 2022 Oct; Vol. 33 (4), pp. 270-279. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 12.

Abstract: Purpose: To clinically validate nursing outcomes and interventions associated with the nursing diagnoses of Risk for Frail elderly syndrome or Frail elderly syndrome.Methods: This cross-sectional study utilized an instrument containing assessment cues,...

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Paracetamol dosing in hospital and on discharge for older people who are frail or have low body weight.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British journal of clinical pharmacology [Br J Clin Pharmacol] 2022 Oct; Vol. 88 (10), pp. 4565-4572. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 23.

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Abstract: Aims: To describe paracetamol dosing and liver function test (LFT) monitoring in older hospital inpatients who are frail or have low body weight.Methods: Retrospective observational study, at a 790-bed metropolitan public health service in Australia. P...

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Smoothing transition to dialysis to improve early outcomes after dialysis initiation among old and frail adults-a narrative review.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association [Nephrol Dial Transplant] 2022 Nov 23; Vol. 37 (12), pp. 2307-2313.

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Abstract: The number of patients ≥65 years of age suffering from advanced chronic kidney disease and transitioning to end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) is increasing. However, elderly patients often have poor outcomes once haemodialysis is initiated, including hig...

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Author's reply to comments on "Predictive ability of the total score of the Kihon checklist for the incidence of functional disability in older Japanese adults: An 8-year prospective study".

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Geriatrics & gerontology international [Geriatr Gerontol Int] 2022 Nov; Vol. 22 (11), pp. 985-986. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 14.

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Factors Related to Hospital Readmission of Frail Older Adults in Korea.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Yonsei medical journal [Yonsei Med J] 2022 Nov; Vol. 63 (11), pp. 984-990.

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Abstract: Purpose: Frail older adults have a higher risk of hospital readmission due to decline in physical, functional, and psychological health status. The impact of readmission on individuals, families, or the healthcare system is tremendously devastating. Th...

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SPCCTV 4D Visions 2022 - "Stronger with the frail".

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Portuguese journal of cardiac thoracic and vascular surgery [Port J Card Thorac Vasc Surg] 2022 Oct 05; Vol. 29 (3), pp. 9. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 05.

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Toward an Integrated Strategy for Care in the Home for Frail Elders.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Healthcare quarterly (Toronto, Ont.) [Healthc Q] 2022 Oct; Vol. 25 (3), pp. 14-17.

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Abstract: Canada requires a strategic plan to care for frail elders in the home. The nation needs a holistic system that addresses the multiple, often unique and dynamic needs of seniors, caregivers and families. This essay introduces ethical, technological and ...

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Removing the Financial Barriers to Home-Based Medical Care for Frail Older Persons.

Publication Type: Editorial & Opinion

Source(s): Journal of the American Medical Directors Association [J Am Med Dir Assoc] 2022 Oct; Vol. 23 (10), pp. 1611-1613.

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