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Acute care for elders units produced shorter hospital stays at lower cost while maintaining patients' functional status.

Barnes DE, Palmer RM, Kresevic DM, Fortinsky RH, Kowal J, Chren MM, Landefeld CS.

Health Aff (Millwood). 2012 Jun;31(6):1227-36. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2012.0142.

PMID:
22665834
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2.

Effects of an acute care for elders unit on costs and 30-day readmissions.

Flood KL, Maclennan PA, McGrew D, Green D, Dodd C, Brown CJ.

JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Jun 10;173(11):981-7. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.524.

PMID:
23609002
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3.

Effects of a multicomponent intervention on functional outcomes and process of care in hospitalized older patients: a randomized controlled trial of Acute Care for Elders (ACE) in a community hospital.

Counsell SR, Holder CM, Liebenauer LL, Palmer RM, Fortinsky RH, Kresevic DM, Quinn LM, Allen KR, Covinsky KE, Landefeld CS.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2000 Dec;48(12):1572-81.

PMID:
11129745
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Do acute care for elders units increase hospital costs? A cost analysis using the hospital perspective.

Covinsky KE, King JT Jr, Quinn LM, Siddique R, Palmer R, Kresevic DM, Fortinsky RH, Kowal J, Landefeld CS.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 1997 Jun;45(6):729-34.

PMID:
9180668
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5.

Substitution of a nursing-led inpatient unit for acute services: randomized controlled trial of outcomes and cost of nursing-led intermediate care.

Griffiths P, Harris R, Richardson G, Hallett N, Heard S, Wilson-Barnett J.

Age Ageing. 2001 Nov;30(6):483-8.

PMID:
11742777
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6.

Evaluation of the Mobile Acute Care of the Elderly (MACE) service.

Hung WW, Ross JS, Farber J, Siu AL.

JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Jun 10;173(11):990-6. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.478.

PMID:
23608775
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7.

Effectiveness of acute geriatric unit care using acute care for elders components: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Fox MT, Persaud M, Maimets I, O'Brien K, Brooks D, Tregunno D, Schraa E.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Dec;60(12):2237-45. doi: 10.1111/jgs.12028. Epub 2012 Nov 23. Review.

PMID:
23176020
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The role of an Acute Care for the Elderly unit in achieving hospital quality indicators while caring for frail hospitalized elders.

Ahmed N, Taylor K, McDaniel Y, Dyer CB.

Popul Health Manag. 2012 Aug;15(4):236-40. doi: 10.1089/pop.2011.0055. Epub 2012 Jun 25.

PMID:
22731767
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9.

A randomised controlled trial to prevent hospital readmissions and loss of functional ability in high risk older adults: a study protocol.

Courtney MD, Edwards HE, Chang AM, Parker AW, Finlayson K, Hamilton K.

BMC Health Serv Res. 2011 Aug 23;11:202. doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-11-202.

PMID:
21861920
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10.

The CareWell-primary care program: design of a cluster controlled trial and process evaluation of a complex intervention targeting community-dwelling frail elderly.

Ruikes FG, Meys AR, van de Wetering G, Akkermans RP, van Gaal BG, Zuidema SU, Schers HJ, van Achterberg T, Koopmans RT.

BMC Fam Pract. 2012 Dec 5;13:115. doi: 10.1186/1471-2296-13-115.

PMID:
23216685
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Hospital at home: feasibility and outcomes of a program to provide hospital-level care at home for acutely ill older patients.

Leff B, Burton L, Mader SL, Naughton B, Burl J, Inouye SK, Greenough WB 3rd, Guido S, Langston C, Frick KD, Steinwachs D, Burton JR.

Ann Intern Med. 2005 Dec 6;143(11):798-808.

PMID:
16330791
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A randomized trial of comprehensive geriatric assessment and home intervention in the care of hospitalized patients.

Nikolaus T, Specht-Leible N, Bach M, Oster P, Schlierf G.

Age Ageing. 1999 Oct;28(6):543-50.

PMID:
10604506
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Two-year outcome of a prospective, controlled study of a disease management programme for elderly patients with heart failure.

Del Sindaco D, Pulignano G, Minardi G, Apostoli A, Guerrieri L, Rotoloni M, Petri G, Fabrizi L, Caroselli A, Venusti R, Chiantera A, Giulivi A, Giovannini E, Leggio F.

J Cardiovasc Med (Hagerstown). 2007 May;8(5):324-9.

PMID:
17443097
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
14.

Substitutive "hospital at home" versus inpatient care for elderly patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective randomized, controlled trial.

Aimonino Ricauda N, Tibaldi V, Leff B, Scarafiotti C, Marinello R, Zanocchi M, Molaschi M.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008 Mar;56(3):493-500. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2007.01562.x. Epub 2008 Jan 4.

PMID:
18179503
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15.

Creation of older adult unit shortens LOS, trims costs.

[No authors listed]

Health Care Cost Reengineering Rep. 1997 Aug;2(8):124-7.

PMID:
10175560
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
16.

Improving functional outcomes in older patients: lessons from an acute care for elders unit.

Covinsky KE, Palmer RM, Kresevic DM, Kahana E, Counsell SR, Fortinsky RH, Landefeld CS.

Jt Comm J Qual Improv. 1998 Feb;24(2):63-76.

PMID:
9547681
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17.

A controlled trial of inpatient and outpatient geriatric evaluation and management.

Cohen HJ, Feussner JR, Weinberger M, Carnes M, Hamdy RC, Hsieh F, Phibbs C, Courtney D, Lyles KW, May C, McMurtry C, Pennypacker L, Smith DM, Ainslie N, Hornick T, Brodkin K, Lavori P.

N Engl J Med. 2002 Mar 21;346(12):905-12.

PMID:
11907291
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18.

Economic evaluation of a nursing-led inpatient unit: the impact of findings on management decisions of service utility and sustainability.

Harris R, Richardson G, Griffiths P, Hallett N, Wilson-Barnett J.

J Nurs Manag. 2005 Sep;13(5):428-38.

PMID:
16108781
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Extended hospital stays with increasing age: the impact of an acute geriatric unit.

Flamer HE, Christophidis N, Margetts C, Ugoni A, McLean AJ.

Med J Aust. 1996 Jan 1;164(1):10-3.

PMID:
8559087
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20.

Assessing gait speed in acutely ill older patients admitted to an acute care for elders hospital unit.

Ostir GV, Berges I, Kuo YF, Goodwin JS, Ottenbacher KJ, Guralnik JM.

Arch Intern Med. 2012 Feb 27;172(4):353-8. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2011.1615.

PMID:
22371922
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