TITLE

The health and cost effects of substituting home care for inpatient acute care: a review of the evidence

AUTHOR(S)
Soderstrom, Lee; Tousignant, Pierre; Kaufman, Terry
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/20/99, Vol. 160 Issue 8, p1151
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the effects of acute home care on patient health and social costs. Health outcome of hospital and home care; Hospital and home care costs; Health and cost effects of home care; Benefits of substituting hospital care with home care.
ACCESSION #
1850299

 

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