The geriatric evaluation and treatment unit: a model site for acute care of the frail elderly, education, and research.

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Geographically based inpatient geriatric units are an increasingly common organizational approach throughout the world for the care of the hospitalized frail elderly with complex, multidisciplinary acute care needs. The unit provides comprehensive and efficient quality care to these patients by bringing together, in a geographically based unit, specialists… (More)

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@article{Fillit1993TheGE, title={The geriatric evaluation and treatment unit: a model site for acute care of the frail elderly, education, and research.}, author={Howard M. Fillit and Myron Miller}, journal={The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York}, year={1993}, volume={60 6}, pages={475-81} }