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  1. Transitional care : Hospital to home.

    Article - En anglais

    Contemporary acute hospital care of older adults must include special attention to the transitional, or peridischarge, phase of hospitalization.

    This article reviews the evidence from outcomes data and economic factors that demonstrate that precise transitional planning is a critical element in the care of older hospitalized adults.

    Some of the promising initiatives being explored around the country are reviewed.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Hospitalisation, Personne âgée, Homme, Sortie hôpital, Organisation, Planification, Transition, A domicile, Soin, Soin intégré, Article synthèse

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Hospitalization, Elderly, Human, Hospital discharge, Organization, Planning, Transition, At home, Care, Managed care, Review

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 99-0103073

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 16/11/1999.