- Development of delirium: a prospective cohort study in a community hospitalN J Martin
Research Department, Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Int Psychogeriatr 12:117-27. 2000..g., age) that are not amenable to intervention. The purpose of this study was to develop a model for new delirium in hospitalized older patients that included process of care and social variables...
- Burden in caregivers of cognitively impaired older adults living in the community: methodological issues and determinantsM Bedard
Lakehead Psychiatric Hospital, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Int Psychogeriatr 12:307-32. 2000..Further understanding of the caregiving process and reductions in caregiver burden will depend on the attention to methodological issues and understanding of burden across the whole caregiving career...
- Assessing reproducibility of data obtained with instruments based on continuous measurementsM Bedard
St Joseph s Health Care System Research Network, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Exp Aging Res 26:353-65. 2000..The t test suggested the data were reliable. The ICC is the preferred technique to measure reliability. Although there are some limitations associated with the use of this technique, they can be overcome...