Care coordination for cognitively impaired older adults and their caregivers. - cognitively impaired older adults

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cognitively impaired older adults


Dementia and delirium, the most common causes of cognitive impairment (CI) among hospitalized older adults, are associated with higher mortality rates.

Home Health Care Serv Q. 2007;26(4):57-78. Care coordination for cognitively impaired older adults and their caregivers. Naylor MD(1), Hirschman KB, Bowles .

Cognitively Impaired Older Adults: From Hospital To Home: An exploratory study of these patients and their caregivers. Naylor, Mary D. PhD, RN, FAAN.

Pain assessment tools and support resources for cognitively impaired older adults including PAINAD, PACSLAC, PACSLAC-II, analgesic trial and resources .