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Nursing Homes

Known as: Home, Nursing, Long-term care facility, Homes, Nursing 
A place that gives care to people who have physical or mental disabilities and need help with activities of daily living (such as taking a bath… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is the most commonly reported bloodborne infection in the United States, causing substantial… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Approximately 10 million men and women in the U.S. have osteoporosis,1 a metabolic bone disease characterized by low bone density… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Purpose of ReviewNursing home residents are at high risk for colonization and infection with bacterial pathogens that are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
  • ACK, G. M., +11 authors ALLACE
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 534543
Background. Functional assessment is an important part of the evaluation of elderly persons. We conducted this study to determine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • M. Gabe
  • Home care provider
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 202587
America is home to a boundless array of cultures, races, and ethnicities. With this diversity comes incalculable energy and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Falls warrant investigation as a risk factor for nursing home admission because falls are common and are associated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Preface Introduction PART 1: A Theory of Enterprise Ownership 1. An Analytic Framework 2. The Costs of Contracting 3. The Costs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND A short battery of physical performance tests was used to assess lower extremity function in more than 5,000 persons… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Agitation is a significant problem for elderly persons, their families, and their caregivers. This study describes the agitated… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
  • E. Pfeiffer
  • Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
  • 1975
  • Corpus ID: 40493800
Clinicians whose practice includes elderly patients need a short, reliable instrument to detect the presence of intellectual… Expand
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