A systematic review and qualitative analysis to inform the development of a new emergency department-based geriatric case management model.

@article{Sinha2011ASR,
  title={A systematic review and qualitative analysis to inform the development of a new emergency department-based geriatric case management model.},
  author={Samir K. Sinha and Edward S. Bessman and Neal E. Flomenbaum and Bruce Leff},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={57 6},
  pages={672-82}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE We inform the future development of a new geriatric emergency management practice model. We perform a systematic review of the existing evidence for emergency department (ED)-based case management models designed to improve the health, social, and health service utilization outcomes for noninstitutionalized older patients within the context of an index ED visit. METHODS This was a systematic review of English-language articles indexed in MEDLINE and CINAHL (1966 to 2010… CONTINUE READING