hospital based home care services

Summary

Summary: Hospital-sponsored provision of health services, such as nursing, therapy, and health-related homemaker or social services, in the patient's home. (Hospital Administration Terminology, 2d ed)

Top Publications

  1. pmc Randomised controlled trial comparing hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care. I: three month follow up of health outcomes
    S Shepperd
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 316:1786-91. 1998
  2. pmc Economic evaluation of an acute paediatric hospital at home clinical trial
    A Bagust
    Senior Research Fellow, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GE, UK
    Arch Dis Child 87:489-92. 2002
  3. ncbi A randomized trial of comprehensive geriatric assessment and home intervention in the care of hospitalized patients
    T Nikolaus
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Ulm and Bethesda Geriatric Clinic, Germany
    Age Ageing 28:543-50. 1999
  4. ncbi Hospital in the home is cost saving for appropriately selected patients: a comparison with in-hospital care
    C Raina MacIntyre
    National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 14:285-93. 2002
  5. ncbi Hospital in the home: a randomised controlled trial
    G A Caplan
    Post Acute Care Services, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 170:156-60. 1999
  6. pmc Hospital at home for patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: systematic review of evidence
    Felix S F Ram
    National Collaborating Centre for Women and Children s Health, London NW1 4RG
    BMJ 329:315. 2004
  7. pmc Hospital at home or acute hospital care? A cost minimisation analysis
    J Coast
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR
    BMJ 316:1802-6. 1998
  8. pmc Randomised controlled trial comparing hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care. II: cost minimisation analysis
    S Shepperd
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 316:1791-6. 1998
  9. ncbi Home hospitalisation of exacerbated chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients
    C Hernandez
    Servei de Pneumologia ICPCT, Hospital Clinic, IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Respir J 21:58-67. 2003
  10. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of a hospital at home service for the terminally ill
    G E Grande
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Palliat Med 14:375-85. 2000

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  1. pmc Randomised controlled trial comparing hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care. I: three month follow up of health outcomes
    S Shepperd
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 316:1786-91. 1998
    ..To compare hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care in terms of patient outcomes...
  2. pmc Economic evaluation of an acute paediatric hospital at home clinical trial
    A Bagust
    Senior Research Fellow, Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GE, UK
    Arch Dis Child 87:489-92. 2002
    ..To compare the privately borne and NHS costs of hospital at home (HAH) and conventional inpatient care for children with selected acute conditions...
  3. ncbi A randomized trial of comprehensive geriatric assessment and home intervention in the care of hospitalized patients
    T Nikolaus
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Ulm and Bethesda Geriatric Clinic, Germany
    Age Ageing 28:543-50. 1999
    ..to prove the effectiveness of geriatric evaluation and management for elderly, hospitalized patients, combined with post-discharge home intervention by an interdisciplinary team...
  4. ncbi Hospital in the home is cost saving for appropriately selected patients: a comparison with in-hospital care
    C Raina MacIntyre
    National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases, Children s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 14:285-93. 2002
    ..The heterogeneous nature of HITH and the clinical complexity of patients is the greatest obstacle to making valid comparisons between the two modes of care...
  5. ncbi Hospital in the home: a randomised controlled trial
    G A Caplan
    Post Acute Care Services, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 170:156-60. 1999
    ..To compare treatment of acute illness at home and in hospital, assessing safety, effect on geriatric complications, and patient/carer satisfaction...
  6. pmc Hospital at home for patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: systematic review of evidence
    Felix S F Ram
    National Collaborating Centre for Women and Children s Health, London NW1 4RG
    BMJ 329:315. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of hospital at home schemes compared with inpatient care in patients with acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
  7. pmc Hospital at home or acute hospital care? A cost minimisation analysis
    J Coast
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol BS8 2PR
    BMJ 316:1802-6. 1998
    ..To compare, from the viewpoints of the NHS and social services and of patients, the costs associated with early discharge to a hospital at home scheme and those associated with continued care in an acute hospital...
  8. pmc Randomised controlled trial comparing hospital at home care with inpatient hospital care. II: cost minimisation analysis
    S Shepperd
    Division of Public Health and Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Institute of Health Sciences, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 316:1791-6. 1998
    ..To examine the cost of providing hospital at home in place of some forms of inpatient hospital care...
  9. ncbi Home hospitalisation of exacerbated chronic obstructive pulmonary disease patients
    C Hernandez
    Servei de Pneumologia ICPCT, Hospital Clinic, IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain
    Eur Respir J 21:58-67. 2003
    ..A comprehensive home care intervention in selected chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbations appears as cost effective. The home hospitalisation intervention generates better outcomes at lower costs than conventional care...
  10. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of a hospital at home service for the terminally ill
    G E Grande
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Palliat Med 14:375-85. 2000
    ..Thus whilst CHAH was not found to increase the likelihood of remaining at home, at appeared to be associated with better quality home care...
  11. ncbi Hospital at home services for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a survey of British practice
    M K Johnson
    Department of Respiratory Medicine, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, 16 Alexandra Parade, Glasgow
    Health Bull (Edinb) 59:163-70. 2001
    ....
  12. pmc Patient and carer satisfaction with 'hospital at home': quantitative and qualitative results from a randomised controlled trial
    Andrew Wilson
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, University of Leicester
    Br J Gen Pract 52:9-13. 2002
    ..Hospital At Home' schemes are set to increase in the United Kingdom (UK) in response to the NHS Plan. To date, little detailed work has been done on the acceptability of these schemes to patients and their carers...
  13. ncbi Home hospital-toward a tighter definition
    Bruce Leff
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:2141. 2004
  14. ncbi Impact of a home-based walking and resistance training program on quality of life in patients with heart failure
    R K Oka
    University of California, Los Angeles School of Nursing, 90095 6918, USA
    Am J Cardiol 85:365-9. 2000
    ..A moderate intensity home-based combined walking and resistance program for patients with class II to III HF is safe and effective in reducing symptoms and improving QOL...
  15. ncbi Nurse-managed heart failure programmes in the Netherlands
    Sanne de Loor
    Netherlands Heart Foundation, PO Box 300, 2501 CH The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 1:123-9. 2002
    ..A lot of questions in regard to the most optimal content and the organisation of HF management programmes remain unanswered...
  16. ncbi Pre-discharge home visits with older people: time to review practice
    Gail Mountain
    School of Health and Social Care, Sheffield Hallam University, Sheffield, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 11:146-54. 2003
    ..The introduction of a new range of services bridging hospital and home raises the need for an urgent, critical appraisal of this practice...
  17. ncbi What do we know about hospital at home? Lessons from international experience
    Steve Iliffe
    Department of Primary Care and Population Sciences, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2PF, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 1:141-7. 2002
    ..This discussion paper uses the findings of a systematic review of the literature evaluating hospital at home and hospital in the home services to answer questions surrounding the supplementary or substitution status of these services...
  18. ncbi How great a burden does early discharge to hospital-at-home impose on carers? A randomized controlled trial
    D Gunnell
    Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, UK
    Age Ageing 29:137-42. 2000
    ..to assess the effects of an early discharge hospital-at-home scheme on self-reported carer strain and quality of life...
  19. ncbi General practitioners' and district nurses' views of hospital at home for palliative care
    C J Todd
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, UK
    Palliat Med 16:251-4. 2002
    ..With the emergence of Primary Care Trusts, NHS commissioning of hospice at home services will more firmly rest with primary care practitioners, who on balance clearly prize them...
  20. ncbi [Home medical care network in the community supporting hospital--nursing consultant acting for community coordination]
    Yoko Ohtsu
    Community Healthcare Coordination Office, Tama Nambu Chiiki Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:173-5. 2003
    ..Activities of the hospital are studied to cope with the changes in healthcare trend...
  21. ncbi A randomized, controlled trial of comprehensive geriatric assessment and multidisciplinary intervention after discharge of elderly from the emergency department--the DEED II study
    Gideon A Caplan
    Post Acute Care Services, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1417-23. 2004
    ..To study the effects of comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) and multidisciplinary intervention on elderly patients sent home from the emergency department (ED)...
  22. ncbi [Discharge and introduction to home care for 70 year old terminally ill patient with metastatic gastrointestinal cancer]
    Tadashi Wada
    Aozora Medical Clinic
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:35-7. 2003
    ..The effective management of the discharge of this patient and introduction to home care, consisting of visits by physicians and community nurses is described...
  23. ncbi Delayed discharge. Must get out more often
    Liz Lees
    Birmingham Heartlands and Soilhull Trust
    Health Serv J 114:22-3. 2004
    ..The loss of vital information between health and social services undermines discharges' credibility. Pooled budgets between the two sectors are a powerful means of fostering innovation...
  24. ncbi [Method for home parenteral nutrition (HPN) at Daikou Sunadabashi Clinic]
    Yuka Sugimoto
    Daikou Sunadabashi Clinic
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:138-41. 2003
    ..5) We use an HPN pump. (6) We select a simple way of infusion and adjust it to the patient's condition. In this way, we use HPN easily at home with the aid of a visiting nurse, visiting pharmacist, families, and us...
  25. ncbi [Consideration of home care for patients with advanced cancer--surgeon's viewpoint]
    Yoshifumi Inoue
    Dept of Surgery, Nissay Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:23-6. 2003
    ..As a surgeon, I think that we must make use of the system of home care established to allow patients to live at home when they wish to do so, and I want to let them stay in the hospital if they prefer so...
  26. ncbi [Management of home care for the advanced cancer patient from the standpoint of home hospice]
    Yoshikazu Ashino
    Dept of Surgery, Fukushima Rousai Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:27-30. 2003
    ..At the final stage, it is important to support families and repeatedly provide guidance for the peaceful death...
  27. ncbi [Management of cancer patients for discharge by a consultation doctor specialized in palliative care]
    Etsuko Aruga
    Division of Palliative Care, International Medical Center of Japan
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:31-4. 2003
    ..Help to continue with activities of daily life and to cope with the cancer at home, and 6. Characterize of the medical advisor as a member of an interdisciplinary team...
  28. ncbi [Home care of patients with malignant tumor--from in-hospital care to home care viewpoint of cancer care]
    Yumiko Ogushi
    Palliative Care Unit, Nursing Manager, Higashi Sapporo Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:38-41. 2003
    ....
  29. ncbi [Palliative care for the patients and their families]
    Shoko Ando
    Dept of Nursing, Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya University
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:45-8. 2003
    ..It has been required that nurses in hospitals and home health nurses function to raise patients' self-care...
  30. ncbi [The role of nurses in the introduction of home parenteral nutrition (HPN)]
    Tomoko Takahashi
    Dept of Internal Medicine, Osaka City Sumiyoshi Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:84-7. 2003
    ..Moreover, it is important to promote the will of patients though active information and to suggest a management plan suitable to their lifestyles...
  31. ncbi [Method for home parenteral nutrition (HPN) at Daikou Sunadabashi Clinic]
    Yuka Sugimoto
    Daikou Sunadabashi Clinic
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 30:138-41. 2003
    ..5. We use an HPN pump. 6. We select a simple way of infusion and adjust it to the patient's condition. In this way, we use HPN easily at home with the aid of a visiting nurse, visiting pharmacist, families, and us...
  32. ncbi An interdisciplinary approach to transitioning ventilator-dependent patients to home
    Mary Lou Warren
    St Luke s Lung Institute, Houston, Tex, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:67-73. 2004
    ..This article describes how an interdisciplinary team used a quality process to develop and implement tools to assist with discharge planning in this complex patient population...
  33. ncbi Early discharge of people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Sue Burton
    Glenfield Hospital, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
    Nurs Times 100:65-7. 2004
    ..The airflow limitation is usually both progressive and associated with an abnormal inflammatory response of the lungs to noxious particles or gases' (Pauwels et al, 2001)...
  34. ncbi [Medical care in home for stroke patients]
    Junichi Shiota
    Ushioda Clinic, Tsurumi ku, Yokohama, Japan
    No To Shinkei 57:569-75. 2005
  35. ncbi Early discharge following uncomplicated appendicectomy in children
    Michael Pfeil
    Nursing and Midwifery Research Unit, University of East Anglia
    Paediatr Nurs 16:15-8. 2004
    ..The pivotal importance of the outreach nursing input was demonstrated when the expected visit did not materialise for one child...
  36. ncbi Treating acute infections by telemedicine in the home
    Lawrence Eron
    Kaiser Moanalua Medical Center, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1175-81. 2004
    ..Telemedicine in the home results in considerable savings by averting or shortening hospital stays...
  37. ncbi [Hospital at home: assessment of early discharge in terms of patients mortality and satisfaction]
    G Damiani
    Istituto di Igiene, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore di Roma
    Ann Ig 18:89-96. 2006
    ..03, 0.02). Our results underline the effectiveness of this organizational model, as an alternative to continued care in an acute hospital. Further useful considerations could be drawn by economic evaluation studies carried out on field...
  38. ncbi Postoperative shoulder surgery initiative (POSSI): an interim report of major shoulder surgery as a day case procedure
    K Russon
    Department of Anaesthesia, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Br J Anaesth 97:869-73. 2006
    ..We describe a pilot study investigating the feasibility and acceptance of community based continuous interscalene brachial plexus blockade (CIBPB) to provide effective analgesia for day case shoulder surgery...
  39. pmc Interventions aimed at reducing problems in adult patients discharged from hospital to home: a systematic meta-review
    Patriek Mistiaen
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:47. 2007
    ..The objective was to synthesize the evidence presented in literature on the effectiveness of interventions aimed to reduce post-discharge problems in adults discharged home from an acute general care hospital...
  40. ncbi [A review of 18 home care patients who had gastrostomosis]
    Akihiro Futamura
    Dept of Internal Medicine, Shinseikai Toyama Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 33:248-50. 2006
    ..Our study revealed that gastrostomosis is very effective and helpful in the continuation of home care for a long period of time...
  41. ncbi [The roles and tasks of palliative care team in home-care]
    Masumi Shimanaka
    Dept of Nursing, Saiseikai Yokohamashi Nanbu Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 33:352-4. 2006
    ..2) Make sure to obtain several beds for a respite hospitalization. (3) Conduct training of medical staff on palliative care. (4) Plan enlightenment activities for patients, families, and local residents for palliative care...
  42. ncbi Continuous home care monitoring services through INTERLIFE
    S Maglavera
    NETSMART S A, Athens, Greece
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5200-3. 2006
    ..Six test sites are participating in the validation trials, more specifically EAP Sardenya and MUTUAM in Spain, Hippokrateion Hospital and AHEPA Hospital in Greece, RAMIT in Belgium and University of Regensburg Medical Centre in Germany...
  43. pmc Immediate and early discharge for patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: is there a role in "real life"?
    Mahendran Chetty
    Respiratory Unit, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Foresterhill, Aberdeen AB25 2ZN, Scotland, UK
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 1:401-7. 2006
    ..We highlight the current literature which has evaluated the role of hospital at home and assisted discharge schemes and discuss our own "real life" service operating in a large teaching hospital in Scotland...
  44. ncbi [Early supported discharge for patients with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease]
    Thomas J Ringbaek
    Hvidovre Hospital, Hjerte Lungemedicinsk Afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:47-50. 2008
    ..However, experience of ESD in Denmark has not been reported...
  45. ncbi A randomized trial of home oxygen therapy from the emergency department for acute bronchiolitis
    Lalit Bajaj
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    Pediatrics 117:633-40. 2006
    ..No study has evaluated discharge from the emergency department (ED) on home oxygen. This study evaluated the feasibility and safety of ED discharge on home oxygen in the treatment of acute bronchiolitis...
  46. ncbi [A home care adjustment help provided by a local medical support hospital--the role of home care adjusting full time nursing master]
    Sumiko Maruo
    Nursing Cosultation Staff, Local Cooperation Room, The Tama Nanbu Chiiki Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 32:59-61. 2005
    ..Meanwhile, we also introduce a home care adjustment procedure to home IVH induced patients who require advanced medical treatments for home recuperation, when they discharged from the hospital...
  47. ncbi A team approach to bladder retraining: a pilot study
    Sonja Karon
    A Links Home and Older Peoples Health, Greenlane Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
    Urol Nurs 25:269-76. 2005
    ..This pilot study appeared to validate and provide evidence that a bladder retraining program is a valuable strategy to reduce the impact of this most debilitating problem...
  48. ncbi A chronic disease management programme can reduce days in hospital for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    H Rea
    South Auckland Division of Medicine, Department of Community Medicine, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Intern Med J 34:608-14. 2004
    ..A steady increase in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) admissions was addressed by enhancing primary care to provide intensive chronic disease management...
  49. ncbi Multiprofessional follow up of patients after subarachnoid haemorrhage
    Anne Jarvis
    Department of Neurosurgery, Hope Hospital, Salford
    Br J Nurs 13:1262-7. 2004
    ..Although this innovative system does address follow-up need, improvements could be made to ensure that all patients receive an equitable service...
  50. ncbi Home trial
    Carol Davis
    Nurs Stand 19:20-1. 2004
  51. ncbi Neonatal transitional care
    Karen Lasby
    Neonatal Transition Team, Calgary Health Region, Calgary, Alberta
    Can Nurse 100:18-23. 2004
    ..The NTCP models neonatal care that is seamless across the healthcare system and congruent with the needs of the infant and family...
  52. ncbi [Contribution of the rehabilitation approach for home medical care--a case study of a patient with higher cortical dysfunction]
    Nobuko Kato
    Dept of Community Based Rehabilitation, Tokyo Metropolitan Rehabilitation Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 31:169-71. 2004
    ..Thereafter, he was able to continue living at home with more comfort. We must offer adequate medical rehabilitation and other necessary support providing medical services and welfare before a patient returns home...
  53. ncbi Early supported discharge services for stroke patients: a meta-analysis of individual patients' data
    Peter Langhorne
    Academic Section of Geriatric Medicine, Level 3, Centre Block, Royal Infirmary, Glasgow G4 OSF, UK
    Lancet 365:501-6. 2005
    ..Services have been developed that offer patients early discharge from hospital with rehabilitation at home (early supported discharge [ESD]). We have assessed the effects and costs of such services...
  54. ncbi [Care for children with tracheostomy]
    Randi Solheim Salvesen
    Klinikk for anestesi og akuttmedisin, St Olavs Hospital, 7006 Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:907-9. 2005
    ..Modern technology has improved the quality of life for children with tracheostomy and home ventilators...
  55. ncbi Nurse follow-up of patients with diabetes: randomized controlled trial
    Frances Kam Yuet Wong
    School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
    J Adv Nurs 50:391-402. 2005
    ..This paper reports a study comparing the outcomes of diabetic patients undergoing either early discharge or routine care...
  56. doi The community case management program: for 12 years, caring at its best
    Cyndy Hunt Luzinski
    Poudre Valley Hospital, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 29:207-15. 2008
    ....
  57. ncbi Stroke unit care combined with early supported discharge: long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial
    Hild Fjaertoft
    Department of Neuroscience and Motion, Faculty of Medicine, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Stroke 34:2687-91. 2003
    ..The aim of this trial was to evaluate the long-term effects of an extended stroke unit service (ESUS), characterized by early supported discharge. The short-term effects were published previously...
  58. ncbi A nurse-led service for acute exacerbation of COPD
    Annette Pilling
    Royal Albert Edward Infirmary, Wigan
    Nurs Times 99:32-4. 2003
    ..A recent survey of patient satisfaction questionnaires has shown that most patients are happy with the service and find it beneficial to have their acute episode managed at home...
  59. ncbi [Roles of nursing counseling room in home medical care]
    Naoko Omae
    Nursing Counseling Room, Hachinohe City Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:502-4. 2002
    ..We are determined to work to find solutions for these challenges...
  60. ncbi [Assistance for improving QOL of patients with terminal disease cared at home]
    Hatsue Kitamikado
    Dept of Visiting Nurses, Community Medical Center, National Health Insurance Directly Managed General Hospital, Kimitsu Central Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:484-6. 2002
    ..the patient discloses his/her worry; 3. the patient can choose the way of living; 4. caregiver can cope with the change; 5. caregiver can maintain the nursing capability; 6. the medical provider's assistance system is established...
  61. ncbi [Discussion on care management operation of a visiting nurse--a case of increased ADL by the support of independent life]
    Minako Shiraishi
    Dept of Nursing Care Insurance, Omigawa General Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:461-4. 2002
    ....
  62. ncbi [Home care for terminal patients and information technology]
    Keiko Hasegawa
    Higashimatsudo Municipal Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:432-5. 2002
    ..A more expanded system is now being developed as a new enterprise of Matsudo Medical Association following this system...
  63. ncbi Supported discharge shortens hospital stay in patients hospitalized because of an exacerbation of COPD
    E Sala
    Hospital Universitari Son Dureta, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
    Eur Respir J 17:1138-42. 2001
    ....
  64. pmc The imPaCT study: a randomised controlled trial to evaluate a hospital palliative care team
    G W Hanks
    Unit of Palliative Medicine, Division of Oncology, University of Bristol, Bristol Haematology and Oncology Centre, Horfield Road, Bristol BS2 8ED, UK
    Br J Cancer 87:733-9. 2002
    ....
  65. ncbi [How to support the death at home]
    K Adachi
    Dept. of Surgery, Tazawako Municipal Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 28:133-5. 2001
    ..The patients with chronic and gradually deteriorating conditions, such as cancer and aging itself, tend to die at home and this is effectively supported by the 24-hour home medical care service...
  66. ncbi Future of end-of-life care: the managed care organization perspective
    Richard D Brumley
    Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente, 12200 Bellflower Boulevard, Downey, CA 90242, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:263-70. 2002
  67. ncbi [Progress of introduction of artificial respirator at home--the knowledge I have gained from a 19 year-old patient requiring a home respiratory management care and through the friendship with his family members]
    Tomomi Yahata
    Dept of Nursing, Chiba Kensei Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:517-9. 2002
    ..As a result, the patient was discharged from the hospital in two months. Now, two years have passed, and the patient is still cared at home and the possibility of the patient is sought for. The progress is reported here in this article...
  68. ncbi [Present situation of terminal care and home rehabilitation at Karuizawa Hospital]
    Emi Komiyama
    Karuizawa Municipal Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:540-3. 2002
    ..The rehabilitation system for home care at each phase is discussed in association with practical side and problems of the rehabilitation in the future terminal care...
  69. ncbi An outreach programme for patients with an exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    N M Murphy
    Department of Medicine, Beaumont Hospital, Beaumont Dublin 9, Ireland
    Ir Med J 96:137-40. 2003
    ..Forty percent of smokers had abstained from smoking at the end of three months. In summary, the COPD Outreach programme is a safe and effective alternative to acute hospital care for selected patients with exacerbations of COPD...
  70. ncbi [Assisted home care of patients with exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Earlier discharge to treatment, monitoring and care at home led by a respiratory nurse]
    Thomas Jørgen Ringbaek
    H S Hvidovre Hospital, Lungemedicinsk klinik
    Ugeskr Laeger 165:2091-5. 2003
    ..We recommend that assisted home care is tested in Denmark...
  71. ncbi [Discharge planning for home care]
    T Tashiro
    Dept. of Medical Social Work and Discharge Planning, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tokyo Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 28:15-9. 2001
    ..The role of the home care coordinator is to relieve patients of their anxiety about home care. As a result, the number of home care patients has gradually increased...
  72. ncbi [Results of a preventive program and assisted hospital discharge for COPD exacerbation. A feasibility study]
    Teresa Pascual-Pape
    Servicio de Neumología y Alergia Respiratoria Institut Clínic de Pneumología i Cirurgía Torácica Hospital Clínic Barcelona IDIBAPS Universitat de Barcelona Barcelona España
    Med Clin (Barc) 120:408-11. 2003
    ..We examined the results and feasibility of two programs conducted by a hospital respiratory unit aimed to reduce both the length of hospital stay and the number of hospital admissions for COPD acute exacerbation...
  73. ncbi Using a home care model to monitor bilirubin levels in early discharged infants
    Glenn Richmond
    Department of Outcomes Management Research and Development, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Top Health Inf Manage 24:39-41. 2003
    ....
  74. ncbi [Medical network in home palliative care]
    Akitaka Yoshizawa
    Kaname cho Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:489-91. 2002
    ..difficulty of family care. We think that in the case of home palliative care it is necessary to establish a closer connection and a relationship of mutual trust among medical coworkers...
  75. ncbi [Formulation of policies for promoting home medical care by a university hospital--report of planned and convened case review sessions]
    Hamae Nagai
    Dept of In home Medical Care, Tokyo Women s Medical University Hospital
    Gan To Kagaku Ryoho 29:555-8. 2002
    ..Smooth cooperation with visiting nurses and home doctors was achieved; 5. Nursing from a broader point of view became possible; and 6. A place for identifying problems and tasks under the present situation was provided...
  76. doi [Noninvasive mechanical ventilation in Valencia, Spain: from theory to practice]
    Eusebi Chiner
    Hospital Universitario San Juan de Alicante, Alicante, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 45:118-22. 2009
    ..To obtain representative data on the frequency of use and availability of resources for noninvasive mechanical ventilation (NIV) in hospitals (acute respiratory failure) and at home (chronic respiratory failure)...
  77. doi The functions of hospital-based home care for people with severe mental illness in Taiwan
    Xuan Yi Huang
    School of Nursing and Nursing Department, China Medical University and Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 19:368-79. 2010
    ..The purposes of this study were to understand the functions of hospital-based home care for people with severe mental illness in Taiwan, and the factors that affect functions of professionals who provide hospital-based home care...
  78. ncbi Pain and pain alleviation in hospital-based home care: demographic, biological and treatment factors
    Per Anders Heedman
    Palliative Advisory Team, Linkoping University Hospital, 58185 Linkoping, Sweden
    Support Care Cancer 11:35-40. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the results of this study indicate biological differences in pain alleviation and the need for a more structured way of working...
  79. ncbi Organizational attributes valued by hospital, home care, and district nurses in the United States and New Zealand
    Linda Flynn
    College of Nursing, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07102 USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 37:67-72. 2005
    ..To determine whether hospital-based, home care, and district nurses identify a core set of organizational attributes in the nursing work environment that they value as important to the support of professional practice...
  80. ncbi An estimation of the cost per visit of nursing home care services
    Ho Sihn Ryu
    Korea University, College of Nursing, Seoul, Korea
    Nurs Econ 27:111-8. 2009
    ..The results have great potential for use in nursing service cost analysis methodology, which is an essential step in developing a policy for providing home care...
  81. ncbi Patterns of referral to a palliative care unit: an indicator of different attitudes toward the dying patient?
    Per Anders Heedman
    Palliative Advisory Team, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden
    J Palliat Med 5:101-6. 2002
    ....
  82. ncbi Existential loneliness in a palliative home care setting
    Lisa Sand
    ASIH Långbro Park, Unit for Palliative Medicine and Advanced Medical Home Care, Älvsjö, Sweden
    J Palliat Med 9:1376-87. 2006
    ..The diagnosis of an incurable disease implies an existential crisis. This study focused on the emotions, perceptions, and experiences of existential isolation in palliative patients with cancer and their families...
  83. doi Effectiveness of a discharge-planning program and home visits for meeting the physical care needs of children with cancer
    Medine Caliskan Yilmaz
    Pediatric Oncology Clinic, Ege University, 13500, Izmir, Turkey
    Support Care Cancer 18:243-53. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of a discharge-planning program on helping caregivers meet the physical care needs of children with cancer...
  84. ncbi [Economic evaluation of visiting nurse services for the low-income elderly with long-term care needs]
    Tae Wha Lee
    College of Nursing, Nursing Policy Research Institute, Yonsei University, Korea
    Taehan Kanho Hakhoe Chi 34:191-201. 2004
    ..This study aimed to evaluate economic viability of public health center visiting nurse services for the low-income elderly with long-term care needs...
  85. ncbi How to start or change a daily insulin regimen without a specialist in diabetes. Effectiveness and RAND assessment of practical schemes for in-hospital or hospital-based home care services use
    A V Ciardullo
    Diabetes and Atherosclerosis Unit, Internal Medicine, Ramazzini Hospital, Carpi, Modena, Italy
    Acta Diabetol 43:22-5. 2006
    ..There was a high level of agreement between panellists in judging 'appropriate' the practical schemes to start or change a daily insulin regimen without a diabetologist...
  86. ncbi Home care for persons with AIds: a case-control study to identify determinants of referral to a hospital-based scheme
    G Antonucci
    Epidemiologic Department, National Institute for Infectious Diseases Lazzaro Spallanzani IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    J Biol Regul Homeost Agents 15:322-8. 2001
    ....
  87. ncbi Cost as a study outcome: sensitivity of study conclusions to the method of estimating cost
    M K Chapko
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle Division, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, 98108, USA
    Med Care 37:AS37-44. 1999
    ..faced by researchers performing clinical trials which include a cost component: Which health care services should we track? Should we use facility specific costs or national average costs for individual services in estimating total costs?..
  88. ncbi Epidemiology, features and outcome of pain in patients with advanced hematological malignancies followed in a home care program: an Italian survey
    Pasquale Niscola
    Haematology Division, Tor Vergata University, Sant Eugenio Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Ann Hematol 86:671-6. 2007
    ..Therefore, pain is a major problem in patients affected by advanced hematological malignancies, and its management can be effective and feasible when carried out by a skilled HC team...
  89. doi Coping strategies in the presence of one's own impending death from cancer
    Lisa Sand
    Unit for Palliative Medicine and Advanced Medical Home Care, ASIH Långbro Park, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Pain Symptom Manage 37:13-22. 2009
    ..The new knowledge about how strategies in the presence of one's own impending death can develop and be used is perhaps the most novel and clinically relevant contribution of this study...
  90. ncbi Symptom assessment in advanced palliative home care for cancer patients using the ESAS: clinical aspects
    P A Heedman
    Palliative Advisory Team, Linkoping University Hospital, Sweden
    Anticancer Res 21:4077-82. 2001
    ..Four hundred and thirty-one cancer patients were assessed with the ESAS and a VAS-QoL at admission to Hospital-based home care (HBHC) and subsequently...
  91. ncbi Justification for information and knowledge: perceptions of family members in palliative home care in Sweden
    Maria J Friedrichsen
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Welfare and Care, Palliative Care, Linkoping University, 601 74 Norrköping, Sweden
    Palliat Support Care 1:239-45. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to describe family members' perceptions of their motivation for receiving information about the patient's disease...
  92. ncbi Fentanyl patches for the treatment of pain in dying cancer patients
    M Jakobsson
    Palliative Care Unit Linnea, Vrinnevi Hospital, Norrkoping, Sweden
    Anticancer Res 19:4441-2. 1999
    ..18 out of 30 patients were treated with fentanyl until time of death. The estimated efficacy was good or moderate in 93% and 88%, respectively, of patients younger or older than 65 years of age...
  93. ncbi Cancer patients hospitalised for palliative reasons. Symptoms and needs presented at a university hospital
    E Astradsson
    Palliative Advisory Team, Linkoping University Hospital, 58185 Linkoping, Sweden
    Support Care Cancer 9:97-102. 2001
    ..The simple QoL-VAS seemed to be comparable to ESAS, which is more useful for assessing each single symptom. The non-physical dimensions need more attention in the future in order to achieve totally satisfactory palliative care...
  94. ncbi The last month of life: continuity, care site and place of death
    E Sahlberg-Blom
    Department of Social Medicine, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Palliat Med 12:287-96. 1998
    ..Ten patients died in their own homes, and of the 46 who died in an institution, approximately the same number died in a care-oriented culture as in a cure-oriented culture...
  95. ncbi Cancer patients' interpretations of verbal expressions when given information about ending cancer treatment
    Maria J Friedrichsen
    Palliative Research Unit, Linkoping University, Norrkoping, Sweden
    Palliat Med 16:323-30. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to ascertain what significance verbal expressions had for cancer patients when they were given information about ending active tumour treatment, and what message they felt they received...
  96. ncbi A system for symptom assessment in advanced palliative home healthcare using digital pens
    Leili Lind
    Department of Biomedical Engineering Medical Informatics, Linkopings Universitet, Sweden
    Med Inform Internet Med 29:199-210. 2004
    ..A questionnaire study indicated that pain assessment using digital pens was accepted by patients and that problems mainly arose from the use of the visual-analogue scale...
  97. ncbi Cancer patients' perceptions of their participation and own resources after receiving information about discontinuation of active tumour treatment
    M J Friedrichsen
    Palliative Research Unit, Vrinnevi Hospital, Linkoping University, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 39:919-25. 2000
    ..In conclusion, patients' previous knowledge and own resources are important components for their capacity to take part in the dialogue when receiving information...
  98. doi Children diagnosed with type 1 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial comparing hospital versus home-based care
    Irén Tiberg
    Department of Health Sciences and The Swedish Institute for Health Sciences, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 101:1069-73. 2012
    ..To compare two different regimens for children diagnosed with type 1 diabetes: hospital-based care or hospital-based home care (HBHC), referring to specialist care in a home-based setting...
  99. doi Hospital-based home care for children with cancer: feasibility and psychosocial impact on children and their families
    Helena Hansson
    Research Unit Women s and Children s Health, The Juliane Marie Centre for Women, Children and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 60:865-72. 2013
    ..To assess the feasibility and psychosocial impact of a hospital-based home care (HBHC) program for children with cancer...
  100. ncbi The wow--and the now
    Philip Dunn
    Hosp Health Netw 80:42-4, 46, 48. 2006
  101. ncbi Virtual wards, real nursing
    Geraint Lewis
    Croydon PCT
    Nurs Stand 21:64. 2007

Research Grants73

  1. Vascular Functions in Children with Sleep Disordered Breathing
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  2. Evaluation of Organizational Justice Intervention to Alleviate TYPE III Violence
    Jane Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..4) To evaluate the impact of a workplace violence prevention program on organizational justice climate and the incidences and prevalence of Type III workplace violence by comparing intervention and control agencies. ..
  3. Perineural Anesthetic Infusion After Joint Replacement
    BRIAN ILFELD; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Secondary outcomes include the relationship between analgesic technique administered in the immediate postoperative period and subsequent pain, stiffness and functional disability. ..
  4. Expanding Treatment Options for Older Persons
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, the research and mentorship programs will utilize and continue to build the interdisciplinary relationships Dr. Fried has established with medical subspecialties, psychiatry, and the Schools of Nursing and Public Health. ..
  5. Dissemination Research in Child Safety
    Andrea Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results will also yield new knowledge about how best to disseminate effective interventions to reduce burns and carbon monoxide poisoning among children and families living in high risk, urban communities. ..
  6. The Johns Hopkins Injury Control Research Center
    Andrea Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Application Not Provided ..
  7. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  8. Pediatric Sleep Research Program
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A cohort of children with OSA and matched controls will be followed for a period of 12 months after treatment. (End of Abstract) ..
  9. A Randomized Trial of Home Self-Efficacy Enhancement
    Anthony Jerant; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The findings will help policymakers, payers, and providers identify which interventions to implement. ..
  10. Cardiovascular Disease (C/V) in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  11. Comorbid Conditions in Cancer Survivors: Costs and Quality of Care
    Claire F Snyder; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Because of the high prevalence of comorbid conditions among cancer survivors, this question is of critical importance. ..
  12. Vascular Functions in Children with Sleep Disorder Breathing
    Raouf S Amin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  13. Tailored Interactive Multimedia to Reduce Colorectal CA Screening Disparities
    ANTHONY FRANCIS JERANT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..They may also suggest a promising, portable method of reducing disparities in colorectal cancer (and other) screening uptake between Hispanic and non-Hispanic individuals. ..
  14. Community Partnerships for Child Safety
    Andrea Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The evaluation will examine the impact of the program on safety knowledge, behaviors, and children's injury risk. We will also identify how best to work with community partners to implement child safety programs. ..
  15. Community Partnerships for Child Safety
    Andrea C Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The evaluation will examine the impact of the program on safety knowledge, behaviors, and children's injury risk. We will also identify how best to work with community partners to implement child safety programs. ..
  16. Evaluation of Organizational Justice Intervention to Alleviate TYPE III Violence
    Jane A Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..4) To evaluate the impact of a workplace violence prevention program on organizational justice climate and the incidences and prevalence of Type III workplace violence by comparing intervention and control agencies. ..
  17. Tailored Interactive Multimedia to Reduce Colorectal CA Screening Disparities
    Anthony Jerant; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..They may also suggest a promising, portable method of reducing disparities in colorectal cancer (and other) screening uptake between Hispanic and non-Hispanic individuals. ..
  18. Community Partnerships for Child Safety
    Andrea C Gielen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The evaluation will examine the impact of the program on safety knowledge, behaviors, and children's injury risk. We will also identify how best to work with community partners to implement child safety programs. ..
  19. STRENGTH--Survivor TRaining for ENhancinG Total Health
    Wendy Demark Wahnefried; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If data show promise, further and larger study will be pursued - study which will be focused on testing an optimal intervention and powered on known effect sizes. ..
  20. Treatment goals at the end of life
    Terri Fried; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Fried s continued success, Yale offers the resources necessary to ensure Dr. Fried s continued development as an independent investigator. ..
  21. EFFECTS OF OSHA GUIDELINES ON VIOLENCE PREVENTION IN MEN
    Jane Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY GROUP
    PHILIP BREITFELD; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  23. Evaluation of Workplace Violence Prevention Intervention
    Jane Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..4) Design and implement a violence prevention intervention within these workplaces. 5) Conduct a process and outcome evaluation of the intervention in sample workplaces one year following program implementation. ..
  24. HYPERTENSION: PREDICTION OF BIOFEEDBACK SUCCESS
    Carolyn Yucha; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results of this study will enable those caring for hypertensive persons to recommend treatment (i.e., biofeedback) in an individualized way, thereby promoting adherence. ..
  25. Interdisciplinary Understanding of Online Services
    Pamela Whitten; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The two-day conference will be held during the last week of January 2004 in Tampa, Florida. ..
  26. Workplace Violence Risk in the Home Health Work Place
    Jane Lipscomb; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. Blood Exposure and Primary Prevention in the Home Care *
    JANE LIPSCOMP; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. Daughters And MothErS (DAMES) Against Breast Cancer
    Wendy Demark Wahnefried; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project will determine the feasibility of a home-based, diet and exercise intervention focused on weight loss in both mothers diagnosed with breast cancer and their overweight adult daughters. ..
  29. Vascular Functions in Children with Sleep Disordered Breathing
    Raouf Amin; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  30. Prostate Cancer: Impact of Fat & Flaxseed Modified Diet
    Wendy Demark Wahnefried; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This research has the potential to expand the scope of complementary treatment offered for prostate cancer, and may provide a solid foundation for efforts aimed at prevention. ..