[Factors influencing admission to nursing homes among frail and bedridden elderly persons receiving public health and welfare services].

@article{Watanabe1998FactorsIA,
  title={[Factors influencing admission to nursing homes among frail and bedridden elderly persons receiving public health and welfare services].},
  author={Masahito Watanabe and Koichi Kono and Kimihiko Kawamura and Takashi Matsuura},
  journal={[Nihon koshu eisei zasshi] Japanese journal of public health},
  year={1998},
  volume={45 1},
  pages={45-55}
}
A prospective study was conducted to elucidate the factors influencing admission to nursing homes among frail and bedridden elderly persons. The subjects were 149 persons, 70 years of age and above, who were living in Goshiki-cho, Hyogo prefecture and were receiving services from public health and welfare organizations. All of the subjects had a family… CONTINUE READING