szmtag Use of Hospital Based Resources by Individuals in Residential Care Homes (13.10.2006)
DÄ internationalArchive41/2006Use of Hospital Based Resources by Individuals in Residential Care Homes

Original article

Use of Hospital Based Resources by Individuals in Residential Care Homes

Dtsch Arztebl 2006; 103(41): A-2710

Ramroth, H; Specht-Leible, N; König, H; Mohrmann, M; Brenner, H

For technical reasons, the English full text will be published approximately two weeks after the German print edition has been published.

1. Statistisches Bundesamt. Bericht: Bevölkerung Deutschlands bis 2050. www.destatis.de/presse/deutsch/pk/2003/Bevoelkerung_2050.pdf
2. Seshamani M, Gray AM: A longitudinal study of the effects of age and time to death on hospital costs. J Health Econ 2004; 23: 217–35. MEDLINE
3. Yang Z: Longevity and health care expenditures – The real reasons older people spend more. J Gerontol B 2003; 58: 2–10. MEDLINE
4. Statistisches Bundesamt. Online-Publikationen – Fachveröffentlichungen, Pflegestatistik. Statistisches Bundesamt. www.destatis.de/allg/d/veroe/d_pflege99.htm
5. Covinsky KE, Palmer RM, Fortinsky RH, Counsell SR, Stewart AL, Kresevic D, Burant CJ, Landefeld CS: Loss of independence in activities of daily living in older adults hospitalized with medical illnesses: increased vulnerability with age. J Am Geriatr Soc 2003; 51: 451–8. MEDLINE
6. Joseph A, Boult C: Managed primary care of nursing home residents. J Am Geriatr Soc 1998; 46: 1152–6. MEDLINE
7. Saliba D, Kington R, Buchanan J, Bell R, Wang M, Lee M, Herbst M, Lee D, Sur D, Rubenstein L: Appropriateness of the decision to transfer nursing facility residents to the hospital. J Am Geriatr Soc 2000; 48: 154–63. MEDLINE
8. Bickel H: Das letzte Lebensjahr: Eine repräsentative Studie an Verstorbenen. Wohnsituation, Sterbeort und Nutzung von Versorgungsangeboten. Z Gerontol Geriatr 1998; 31: 193–204. MEDLINE
9. Mautner SL, Standl A, Pillau H: Wer überlebt im Pflegeheim? Z Gerontol Geriatr 1994; 27: 149–56. MEDLINE
10. Kliebsch U, Siebert H, Brenner H: Extent and determinants of hospitalization in a cohort of older disabled people. J Am Geriatr Soc 2000; 48: 289–94. MEDLINE
11. Ramroth H, Specht-Leible N, Brenner H: Hospitalisations before and after nursing home admission: a retrospective cohort study from Germany. Age Ageing 2005; 34: 291–4. MEDLINE
12. Flacker JM, Kiely DK: Mortality-related factors and 1-year survival in nursing home residents. J Am Geriatr Soc 2003; 51: 213–21 MEDLINE .
13. Chang JT, Morton SC, Rubenstein LZ, Mojica WA, Maglione M, Suttorp MJ, Roth EA, Shekelle PG: Interventions for the prevention of falls in older adults: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised clinical trials. BMJ 2004; 328: 680. MEDLINE
14. Ouslander JG, Weinberg AD, Phillips V: Inappropriate hospitalization of nursing facility residents: a symptom of a sick system of care for frail older people. J Am Geriatr Soc 2000; 48: 230–1. MEDLINE
15. Specht-Leible N, Bender M, Oster P: Die Ursachen der stationären Aufnahme von Alten- und Pflegeheimbewohnern in einer Geriatrischen Klinik. Z Gerontol Geriatr 2003; 36: 274–9. MEDLINE
16. Busse R, Krauth C, Schwartz FW: Use of acute hospital beds does not increase as the population ages: results from a seven year cohort study in Germany. J Epidemiol Community Health 2002; 56: 289–93. MEDLINE
17. Oliver DP, Porock D, Zweig S: End-of-Life Care in U.S. Nursing Homes: A Review of the Evidence. J Am Med Dir Assoc 2005; 6: 21–30. MEDLINE
18. Brockmann H: Why is less money spent on health care for the elderly than for the rest of the population? Health care rationing in German hospitals. Soc Sci Med 2002; 55: 593–608. MEDLINE
19. Klein T, Salaske I: Die Bedeutung des Gesundheitszustands für den Heimeintritt alter Menschen. Das Gesundheitswesen 1994; 56: 235–40. MEDLINE
20. Zweifel P, Felder S, Meiers M: Ageing of population and health care expenditure: a red herring? Health Econ 1999; 8: 485–96. MEDLINE

Info

Specialities