Benefit from admission to a geriatric assessment and rehabilitation unit. Discrepancy between health professional and client perception of improvement.

@article{CaradocDavies1989BenefitFA,
  title={Benefit from admission to a geriatric assessment and rehabilitation unit. Discrepancy between health professional and client perception of improvement.},
  author={T H Caradoc-Davies and George Dixon and A John Campbell},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={1989},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={25-8}
}
To determine differences in perception of benefit from a patient's admission to a geriatric Assessment and Rehabilitation Unit, we asked both medical and nursing staff (health team) and the patient and carer (clients) for their evaluation after discharge. The areas studied were functional ability, relief of the principal symptom, education about the… CONTINUE READING