Predictors of nursing home placement and home nursing services utilization by elderly patients after hospital discharge in Taiwan.

@article{Shyu2002PredictorsON,
  title={Predictors of nursing home placement and home nursing services utilization by elderly patients after hospital discharge in Taiwan.},
  author={Yea-Ing L Shyu and H Lee},
  journal={Journal of advanced nursing},
  year={2002},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={398-406}
}
BACKGROUND Providing appropriate follow-up health/long-term care services after hospital discharge for elderly persons is important to enhance health and quality of life. Therefore, identifying factors that affect follow-up service utilization has become an important concern. Most studies of predictors of follow-up service utilization for elderly persons… CONTINUE READING