ERIC Number: EJ370044
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Rating Disabilities of Older Patients by Nurses and Social Workers on Geriatric Health Care Teams: A Research Note with Implications for Further Study.
Watson, Wilbur H.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v26 n2 p155-59 1988
Analyzed interprofessional agreements (N=26) between nurses and social workers when rating older patients on their physical self-maintenance abilities, mental status, and dispositions to social interaction with other residents of a home for the aged. Findngs showed significant intercorrelations of physical self-maintenance abilities and mental status ratings; no agreement on disposition to interaction. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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