Does monitoring change in function in community-dwelling older adults alter outcome? A randomized controlled trial.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To determine whether information about an older person's physical functioning provided to the patient and his or her physician delays functional decline and improves health outcomes. DESIGN A randomized controlled trial was undertaken; the assessors were not blinded to the group allocation. SETTING The study took place in a clinic within a… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0269215508095090

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