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ERIC Number: EJ386792
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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The Delivery of Health Services to Demented Patients at a University Hospital: A Pilot Study.
Colenda, Christopher C.; And Others
Gerontologist, v28 n5 p659-62 Oct 1988
Conducted chart review of inpatient dementia patients cared for by neurology, psychiatry, medicine, and surgery services at university hospital. Found differences in symptom profiles, hospital utilization trends, medical comorbidity, and post-hospitalization dispositions. Examined how patients entered hospital system, were assigned to different clinical services, and how assignment may lead to differences in hospital utilization and disposition outcomes. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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