Hospital admissions among people 65+ related to multimorbidity, municipal and outpatient care.

@article{Condelius2008HospitalAA,
  title={Hospital admissions among people 65+ related to multimorbidity, municipal and outpatient care.},
  author={Anna Condelius and Anna-Karin Edberg and Ulf Jakobsson and Ingalill Rahm Hallberg},
  journal={Archives of gerontology and geriatrics},
  year={2008},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={41-55}
}
This study aimed at examine the number of planned and acute hospital admissions during 1 year among people 65+ and its relation to municipal care, outpatient care, multimorbidity, age and sex. Four thousand nine hundred and seven individuals having one or more admissions during 2001 were studied. Data were collected from two registers and comparisons were made between those having one, two and three or more hospital stays and between those with and without municipal care and services. Linear… CONTINUE READING