The minimum data set prevalence of restraint quality indicator: does it reflect differences in care?

@article{Schnelle2004TheMD,
  title={The minimum data set prevalence of restraint quality indicator: does it reflect differences in care?},
  author={John F. Schnelle and Barbara Bates-Jensen and Lene F Levy-Storms and Valena Grbic and June Yoshii and Mary P. Cadogan and Sandra F. Simmons},
  journal={The Gerontologist},
  year={2004},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={245-55}
}
PURPOSE This study investigated whether the use of restraining devices and related measures of care quality are different in nursing homes that score in the upper and lower quartiles on the Minimum Data Set (MDS) "prevalence of restraint" quality indicator, which assesses daily use of restraining devices when residents are out of bed. DESIGN AND METHODS The study was a cross-sectional study, with 413 residents in 14 nursing facilities. Eight homes scored in the lower quartile (25th percentile… CONTINUE READING

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