Effects of a continuum of care intervention on frail older persons' life satisfaction: a randomized controlled study.

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to analyse effects of a comprehensive continuum of care (intervention group) on frail older persons' life satisfaction, as compared to those receiving usual care (control group). The intervention included geriatric assessment, case management, interprofessional collaboration, support for relatives and organising of care-planning meetings in older persons' own homes.

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Authors
  • Helene Berglund
  • Henna Hasson
  • Karin Kjellgren
  • Katarina Wilhelmson
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  • Nursing
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1079-1090
JournalJournal of Clinical Nursing
Volume24
Issue number7-8
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

Bibliographic note

The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: The Vårdal Institute (016540000)