Association of socioeconomic status with outcomes in older adult community-dwelling patients after visiting the emergency department: a retrospective cohort study

@inproceedings{Wachelder2017AssociationOS,
  title={Association of socioeconomic status with outcomes in older adult community-dwelling patients after visiting the emergency department: a retrospective cohort study},
  author={Joyce J H Wachelder and Isabelle van Drunen and Patricia M. Stassen and Steffie H. A. Brouns and Suze L. E. Lambooij and Mieke Josepha Aarts and Harm R. Haak},
  booktitle={BMJ open},
  year={2017}
}
OBJECTIVES Older adults frequently visit the emergency department (ED). Socioeconomic status (SES) has an important impact on health and ED utilisation; however, the association between SES and ED utilisation in elderly remains unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between SES in older adult patients visiting the ED on outcomes… CONTINUE READING