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Is comprehensive geriatric assessment admission avoidance hospital at home an alternative to hospital admission for older persons? A randomized trial

Abstract:

Background:

Delivering hospital-level care with comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) in the home is one approach to deal with the increased demand for bed-based hospital care, but clinical effectiveness is uncertain.

Objective:

To assess the clinical effectiveness of admission avoidance hospital at home (HAH) with CGA for older persons.

Design:

Multisite randomized trial. (ISRCTN registry number: ISRCTN60477865) Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.7326/m20-5688

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-6384-8322
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Trinity College
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-0102-3453
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-5772-9666
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Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-2982-9245
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0239-7278
Publisher:
American College of Physicians Publisher's website
Journal:
Annals of Internal Medicine Journal website
Volume:
174
Issue:
7
Pages:
889–898
Place of publication:
United States
Publication date:
2021-04-20
Acceptance date:
2021-02-26
DOI:
EISSN:
1539-3704
ISSN:
0003-4819
Pmid:
33872045
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
1173062
Local pid:
pubs:1173062
Deposit date:
2021-04-27

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