Buying Time for Better Decision-Making: The Impact of Home Based Re- habilitation on Frail Older People

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Often, life-changing decisions regarding the long-term care needs of frail older patients are taken at vulnerable times when they are ill or hospitalized. Consequently, patients may be placed inappropriately in institutional care where it is difficult to regain the skills or confidence needed to return home. This paper presents findings from an evaluation… (More)

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@inproceedings{Scott2008BuyingTF, title={Buying Time for Better Decision-Making: The Impact of Home Based Re- habilitation on Frail Older People}, author={Dow Scott and Martha Donnelly}, year={2008} }