A strategic supportive model for health prevention in the elderly: profile of a Puerto Rican geriatric population in a public health sector.


OBJECTIVE To introduce the ASSUME study with the presentation of a clinical, socio-demographic, preventive and psychological profile of a geriatric population of patients who receive their health care in the General Internal Medicine Ambulatory Sector of our institution. METHODS The Assume study is a prospective, randomized trial which is directed at… (More)