Variable Details:

Source:

Jones, Mildred A., Leslie A. Hoffman, and Michel S. Makaroun (2002), "Early Discharge Following Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair: Impact on Patients and Caregivers", Research in Nursing and health, 25, 345-356.
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Variable



Definition:

  • Hours of paid homemaker services, the number of skilled care visits, the number of unscheduled health care contacts, and any health problems experienced by the patient and to share this information during telephone interviews.


Item(s):



Citations:

  • Sevick, M.A., M.S. Kamelt, and L.A. Hoffman (1996), "Economic cost of home-based care for ventilator-assisted individuals.", Chest, 109, 1597-1606. [Endnote]