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Developing a measure to assess the quality of care transitions for older people

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Background: The transition of older patients (over 65 years of age) from hospital to their own home is a time when patients are at high risk. No measure currently exists to assess the experience, quality and safety of care transitions relevant to UK population. We aim to describe the development and initial testing of the Partners at Care Transitions Measure (PACT-M) as a patient-reported questionnaire for evaluation of the quality and safety of care transitions from hospital to home in older...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12913-019-4306-8

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MSD
Sub department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-8408-9476
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MSD
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Clinical Neurosciences
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Publisher:
BMC Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Health Services Research Journal website
Volume:
19
Issue:
1
Article number:
505
Publication date:
2019-07-19
Acceptance date:
2019-06-28
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EISSN:
1472-6963
Pmid:
31324171
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1037349
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pubs:1037349
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2020-06-14

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