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Optimal older adult emergency care: introducing multidisciplinary geriatric emergency department guidelines from the American College of Emergency Physicians, American Geriatrics Society, Emergency
In the United States and around the world, effective, efficient, and reliable strategies to provide emergency care to aging adults is challenging crowded emergency departments (EDs) and a strainedExpand
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Optimal Older Adult Emergency Care: Introducing Multidisciplinary Geriatric Emergency Department Guidelines from the American College of Emergency Physicians, American Geriatrics Society, Emergency
In the United States and around the world, effective, efficient, and reliable strategies to provide emergency care to aging adults is challenging crowded emergency departments (EDs) and strainedExpand
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Randomized clinical trial of an emergency department observation syncope protocol versus routine inpatient admission.
STUDY OBJECTIVE Older adults are frequently hospitalized from the emergency department (ED) after an episode of unexplained syncope. Current admission patterns are costly, with little evidence ofExpand
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Overtreatment of Presumed Urinary Tract Infection in Older Women Presenting to the Emergency Department
To determine how often older women presenting to an emergency department (ED) are diagnosed with a urinary tract infection (UTI) without a positive urine culture and to investigate whether collectingExpand
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Older Patients' Understanding of Emergency Department Discharge Information and Its Relationship With Adverse Outcomes
Objectives: To describe older patients' understanding of emergency department (ED) discharge information and to explore the relationship between understanding of ED discharge information and adverseExpand
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Acute abdominal pain in the older adult.
Abdominal pain in older adults is a concerning symptom common to a variety of diagnoses with high morbidity and mortality. Organizing the differential into categories based on pathologyExpand
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Emergency Department Interventions for Older Adults: A Systematic Review
To evaluate the effect of emergency department (ED) interventions on clinical, utilization, and care experience outcomes for older adults.
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Health care utilization before and after an outpatient ED visit in older people.
BACKGROUND Older adults in the United States receive a significant amount of care in the emergency department (ED), yet the associations between ED and other types of health care utilization have notExpand
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Geriatric emergency department guidelines.
INTRODUCTION According to the 2010 Census, more than 40 million Americans were over the age of 65, which was “more people than in any previous census.” In addition, “between 2000 and 2010, theExpand
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Optimal older adult emergency care: Introducing multidisciplinary geriatric emergency department guidelines from the American College of Emergency Physicians, American Geriatrics Society, Emergency
Optimal Older Adult Emergency Care: Introducing Multidisciplinary Geriatric Emergency Department Guidelines from the American College of Emergency Physicians, American Geriatrics Society, EmergencyExpand
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