Sex differences in home care performance: a population-based study.

@article{Lo2015SexDI,
  title={Sex differences in home care performance: a population-based study.},
  author={Amanda T Lo and Andrea Gruneir and Susan E Bronskill and Arlene S Bierman},
  journal={Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health},
  year={2015},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={232-8}
}
BACKGROUND Home care services play an integral role in promoting independence, reducing hospital admission and readmission rates, and preventing or delaying nursing home admission among older adults. Despite important sex differences in functional status and use of services by recipients of home care, differences in home care performance measures by sex… CONTINUE READING