Validation of Instruments for Older Hospitalized Patients At Risk for Functional Decline
Review TypeAbstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host
Repository Posting Date2018-12-17T19:10:13Z
Author DetailsMei-Chun Wang, MSN, RN, Department of Nursing, Kuang Tien General Hospital, Taichung City, Taiwan; Shu Hua Lu, PhD, School of Nursing, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
Level of EvidenceN/A
The study aims at examining the reliability and validity of the following three assessment instruments commonly used in Taiwan to predict functional decline among hospitalized elderly: Identification of Seniors at Risk-Hospitalized Patients, Variable Indicative of Placement Risk, and Hospital Score for the Evaluation of the Risk of Loss of Autonomy.
Description29th International Nursing Research Congress: Innovative Global Nursing Practice and Education Through Research and Evidence-based Practice, July 19-23, 2018. Melbourne, Australia.
Conference Name29th International Nursing Research Congress
Conference HostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference LocationMelbourne, Australia
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