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JAMDA
April 5, 2022
Residents of congregate-living facilities are susceptible to disability and mortality from infection given the presence of advanced age, multimorbidity, and frailty—as demonstrated in the recent COVID pandemic. This study assessed the feasibility,...
JAMDA
April 5, 2022
Older adults' prior health status can influence their recovery after a major illness. We investigated the association between older adults’ independence in self-care tasks prior to a skilled nursing facility (SNF) stay and their self-care function...
JAMDA
April 5, 2022
Little evidence exists on costs or cost-effectiveness of online interventions for caregivers of people living with dementia. We aimed to assess cost-effectiveness of online cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for dementia caregivers with mild-to-...
JAMDA
April 5, 2022
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought to public attention significant vulnerabilities of older adults living in long-term care (LTC).1,2 This is due not only to the direct risk of COVID-19 and its potential complications but also the potential for...
JAMDA
April 5, 2022
Nursing homes (NHs) provide care in a congregate setting for residents at high risk of severe outcomes from SARS-CoV-2 infection. In spring 2020, NHs were implementing new guidance to minimize SARS-CoV-2 spread among residents and staff.
JAMDA
April 3, 2022
Antibiotic prescribing patterns offer insights into clinical care across different health care settings, especially in nursing homes (NHs). These residents are highly susceptible to infection and are frequently inappropriately treated with...
JAMDA
April 3, 2022
Describe how Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Home Based Primary Care (HBPC) team members discussed the COVID-19 vaccine with Veteran patients and their caregivers; describe HBPC team members' experiences providing care during the pandemic;...
JAMDA
April 2, 2022
Direct care workers frequently encounter difficult interactions with the patients they serve and experience frustration and burnout. The current study tested a hypothesized model in which predictors of caregiver abuse risk (emotional dysregulation,...
Caring for the Ages
April 1, 2022
April 20, 2022
Caring for the Ages
April 1, 2022
As a large population of older adults undergoes surgical procedures, studies have shown that the biggest risk for complications comes from comorbid conditions and geriatric syndromes.