day care


Summary: Institutional health care of patients during the day. The patients return home at night.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Adult day service use and reductions in caregiving hours: effects on stress and psychological well-being for dementia caregivers
    Joseph E Gaugler
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0230, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:55-62. 2003
  2. ncbi [Pain treatment facilities in Germany. Ambulatory, day care and inpatient facilities for patients with chronic pain]
    G Lindena
    Kommission für Qualitätssicherung 2000 2002 der DGSS, CLARA Klinische Forschung, Kleinmachnow Berlin
    Schmerz 18:10-6. 2004
  3. ncbi The effect of adult day care services on time to nursing home placement in older adults with Alzheimer's disease
    Judith J McCann
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Gerontologist 45:754-63. 2005
  4. ncbi Inappropriate treatment of people with dementia in residential and day care
    Saila Sormunen
    National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Aging Ment Health 11:246-55. 2007
  5. ncbi Multidisciplinary design and implementation of a day program specialized for the frontotemporal dementias
    Anna Grinberg
    Baycrest Community Day Centre for Seniors, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 22:499-506. 2007
  6. ncbi Systematic reviews of the effectiveness of day care for people with severe mental disorders: (1) acute day hospital versus admission; (2) vocational rehabilitation; (3) day hospital versus outpatient care
    M Marshall
    University of Manchester, Guild Trust, Preston, UK
    Health Technol Assess 5:1-75. 2001
  7. ncbi [Comparison of inpatient and day clinic treatment of anorexia nervosa]
    Almut Zeeck
    Abteilung Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinik Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 8, D 79104 Freiburg
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 52:190-203. 2006
  8. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of psychotherapy for cluster B personality disorders
    Djøra I Soeteman
    Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 196:396-403. 2010
  9. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of psychotherapy for cluster C personality disorders: a decision-analytic model in the Netherlands
    Djøra I Soeteman
    Viersprong Institute for Studies on Personality Disorders VISPD, PO Box 7, 4660 AA Halsteren, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:51-9. 2011
  10. ncbi Health service utilization costs for borderline personality disorder patients treated with psychoanalytically oriented partial hospitalization versus general psychiatric care
    Anthony Bateman
    Halliwick Day Unit, St Ann s Hospital, St Ann s Road, London N15 3TH, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 160:169-71. 2003

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  1. ncbi Adult day service use and reductions in caregiving hours: effects on stress and psychological well-being for dementia caregivers
    Joseph E Gaugler
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0230, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:55-62. 2003
    ..e. the time caregivers spent on activities of daily living/instrumental activities of daily living, memory problems, and behavior problems for patients) to alleviate caregiver stress and negative mental health over time...
  2. ncbi [Pain treatment facilities in Germany. Ambulatory, day care and inpatient facilities for patients with chronic pain]
    G Lindena
    Kommission für Qualitätssicherung 2000 2002 der DGSS, CLARA Klinische Forschung, Kleinmachnow Berlin
    Schmerz 18:10-6. 2004
    ..This study was planned and supervised by the commission for quality assurance of the German IASP chapter and was sponsored by the German IASP chapter...
  3. ncbi The effect of adult day care services on time to nursing home placement in older adults with Alzheimer's disease
    Judith J McCann
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Gerontologist 45:754-63. 2005
    This longitudinal study examined whether the use of adult day care services delayed time to nursing home placement in persons with Alzheimer's disease.
  4. ncbi Inappropriate treatment of people with dementia in residential and day care
    Saila Sormunen
    National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Helsinki, Finland
    Aging Ment Health 11:246-55. 2007
    ..The results show that nurses involved in dementia care need more knowledge of how illnesses causing dementia change the way the affected person experiences reality, and of the ethical aspects of their work...
  5. ncbi Multidisciplinary design and implementation of a day program specialized for the frontotemporal dementias
    Anna Grinberg
    Baycrest Community Day Centre for Seniors, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 22:499-506. 2007
    ..Immediate outcomes have included relief of burden for an under-served group of caregivers and behavioral management that more seamlessly combines strategies for medication titration, environmental adjustments, and activity participation...
  6. ncbi Systematic reviews of the effectiveness of day care for people with severe mental disorders: (1) acute day hospital versus admission; (2) vocational rehabilitation; (3) day hospital versus outpatient care
    M Marshall
    University of Manchester, Guild Trust, Preston, UK
    Health Technol Assess 5:1-75. 2001
    ..Two typesof day hospital provision are covered: "day treatment programmes" and "day care centres"...
  7. ncbi [Comparison of inpatient and day clinic treatment of anorexia nervosa]
    Almut Zeeck
    Abteilung Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie, Universitatsklinik Freiburg, Hauptstrasse 8, D 79104 Freiburg
    Z Psychosom Med Psychother 52:190-203. 2006
    ..Explorative comparison of short term outcomes of day clinic and inpatient treatment for anorexia nervosa...
  8. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of psychotherapy for cluster B personality disorders
    Djøra I Soeteman
    Department of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Psychiatry 196:396-403. 2010
    ..Recommendations on current clinical guidelines are informed by limited economic evidence...
  9. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of psychotherapy for cluster C personality disorders: a decision-analytic model in the Netherlands
    Djøra I Soeteman
    Viersprong Institute for Studies on Personality Disorders VISPD, PO Box 7, 4660 AA Halsteren, The Netherlands
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:51-9. 2011
    ..To conduct a formal economic evaluation of various dosages of psychotherapy for patients with avoidant, dependent, and obsessive-compulsive (ie, cluster C) personality disorders (Structured Interview for DSM-IV Personality criteria)...
  10. ncbi Health service utilization costs for borderline personality disorder patients treated with psychoanalytically oriented partial hospitalization versus general psychiatric care
    Anthony Bateman
    Halliwick Day Unit, St Ann s Hospital, St Ann s Road, London N15 3TH, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 160:169-71. 2003
    ..The authors assessed health care costs associated with psychoanalytically oriented partial hospital treatment for borderline personality disorder compared with treatment as usual within general psychiatric services...
  11. pmc Home versus day rehabilitation: a randomised controlled trial
    Maria Crotty
    Flinders University Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care, Adelaide SA 5001, Australia
    Age Ageing 37:628-33. 2008 assess the effect of home versus day rehabilitation on patient outcomes...
  12. ncbi Infectious exposure in the first year of life and risk of central nervous system tumors in children: analysis of day care, social contact, and overcrowding
    N J Harding
    Paediatric Epidemiology Group, Centre for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Leeds, Worsley Building, LS2 9JT, Leeds, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 20:129-36. 2009
    ..exposure were social contact (including social contact with other infants and attendance at informal and formal day care), sharing a bedroom with another child, birth order, and exposure to a school-age child within the home...
  13. ncbi Day treatment for personality disorders: a review of research findings
    J S Ogrodniczuk
    Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia, 2250 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1W6, Canada
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 9:105-17. 2001
    ..Implications of these findings for clinical practice are considered. Limitations in our current approach to research in this area are highlighted, and recommendations for future study are provided...
  14. ncbi Psychotherapy for personality disorders: short-term day hospital psychotherapy versus outpatient individual therapy - a randomized controlled study
    Espen Arnevik
    Department for Personality Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, 0407 Oslo, Norway
    Eur Psychiatry 24:71-8. 2009
    ..Further studies will follow this group of patients for the next few years, the results of which may have implications for resource allocation and the organization of mental health services for patients with personality disorders...
  15. ncbi Perception of postural limits in elderly nursing home and day care participants
    S N Robinovitch
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Francisco General Hospital, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:B124-30; discussion B131. 1999
    This study explored whether, when compared to young community-dwelling individuals, elderly nursing home and day care participants have less accurate perceptions of their postural stability borders (postural limits)...
  16. ncbi The efficacy of various modalities of psychotherapy for personality disorders: a systematic review of the evidence and clinical recommendations
    Roel Verheul
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int Rev Psychiatry 19:25-38. 2007
    ..It is unknown whether these conclusions also apply to schizoid, antisocial, narcissistic, and histrionic personality disorder...
  17. ncbi Characteristics of adult day care participants who enter a nursing home
    Jiska Cohen-Mansfield
    Research Institute on Aging, Hebrew Home of Greater Washington, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:354-60. 2007
    The authors sought to determine the characteristics of individuals enrolled in adult day care who are most likely to enter a nursing home...
  18. ncbi Short-term day treatment programmes for patients with personality disorders. What is the optimal composition?
    Sigmund Karterud
    Department for Personality Psychiatry, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Nord J Psychiatry 58:243-9. 2004
  19. ncbi Patients' views of using an outcome measure in palliative day care: a focus group study
    Adrienne Slater
    Cotswold Care Hospice, Burleigh Lane, Minichinhampton, Stroud GL5 2PQ, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 10:343-51. 2004
    Outcome measures are being increasingly used in palliative care. Palliative day care is significantly different to other specialist palliative care settings, as patients may attend for much longer periods of time...
  20. ncbi Experiences of day care and collaboration among people with mild dementia
    Hildfrid V Brataas
    Faculty of Health Science, Nord Trøndelag University College, Serviceboks, Steinkjer, Norway
    J Clin Nurs 19:2839-48. 2010
    The study was designed to assess how a day care programme once a week, for seven weeks, with group collaboration and social and cultural activities was experienced by clients...
  21. ncbi Social services and health services day care in mental health: the social networks and care needs of their users
    Jocelyn Catty
    Department of Mental Health, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 51:23-34. 2005
    ..In view of the increasing integration of health and social care, there is an urgent need to know how health service day hospitals and social service day centres are being used, and by whom...
  22. ncbi Viral respiratory infections in young children attending day care in urban Northeast Brazil
    Leda Solano de Freitas Souza
    Department of Pediatrics and Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Federal University of Bahia, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Pediatr Pulmonol 35:184-91. 2003
    A cohort of children attending a day care center in Salvador (Bahia, Brazil) was studied prospectively to determine the incidence of viral respiratory infectious episodes and to identify the viruses associated with them...
  23. ncbi [Contribution of day care general anaesthesia for dental care in children and handicapped patients]
    D Bandon
    Faculté d Odontologie, université de Marseille II, Universite de la Mediterranee, La Blancherie, 85, boulevard de Saint Loup, 13010 Marseille, France
    Arch Pediatr 12:635-40. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the development of the day care treatment now allows the access of these treatments to an increasingly large public...
  24. ncbi Hepatitis B seroprevalence in HIV-infected patients consulting in a public day care unit in Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    G Bado
    Departement de Medecine, Hôpital de jour, CHU Souro Sanou Bobo Dioulasso, 01 BP 3437, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Med Mal Infect 43:202-7. 2013
    The authors had for aim to assess the prevalence of hepatitis B co-infection in a cohort of HIV-infected patients, routinely followed-up at the Day Care Unit of the Bobo Dioulasso Sanou Souro University Hospital, Burkina Faso.
  25. ncbi Palliative day care--a study of well-being and health-related quality of life
    G Andersson Svidén
    Department of Neurobiology, Health Care Sciences and Society, Division of Occupational Therapy, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Palliat Med 23:441-7. 2009
    The aim of the study was to study the outcomes of palliative day care, in terms of health-related quality of life and the emotional well-being of cancer patients participating in a palliative day care programme for a period of five weeks, ..
  26. ncbi The impact of day care on socially disadvantaged families: an example of the use of process evaluation within a randomized controlled trial
    T Toroyan
    Nutrition and Public Health Intervention Research Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Child Care Health Dev 30:691-8. 2004
    ..a process evaluation that was conducted alongside a randomized controlled trial of out-of-home pre-school day care. The evaluation aimed to: (1) describe the intervention; (2) document the day care received by participating ..
  27. ncbi Nursing home placement, day care use, and cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease
    Robert S Wilson
    Alzheimer s Disease Center, Institute for Health Aging, Department of Neurological Sciences, College of Nursing, Rush University Medical Center, 600 S Paulina St, Suite 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:910-5. 2007
    People with Alzheimer's disease are often placed in a nursing home, sometimes after using adult day care services. How affected persons function during this potentially difficult transition is not well understood...
  28. ncbi Treatment of borderline personality disorder with psychoanalytically oriented partial hospitalization: an 18-month follow-up
    A Bateman
    Halliwick Day Unit, St Ann s Hospital, University College London, London, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 158:36-42. 2001
  29. pmc Pilot study of the genetic diversity of the pneumococcal nasopharyngeal flora among children attending day care centers
    Raquel Sá-Leão
    Laboratory of Microbiology, The Rockefeller University, 1230 York Avenue, New York, NY, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3577-85. 2002
    ..Quantitative resolution of majority and minority components of the pneumococcal NP flora will be of importance for evaluation of the impact of intervention strategies such as vaccination or introduction of new antimicrobial agents...
  30. ncbi Effect of combined support for people with dementia and carers versus regular day care on behaviour and mood of persons with dementia: results from a multi-centre implementation study
    Rose Marie Dröes
    Department of Psychiatry, Alzheimer Centre, Vrije Universiteit medical centre and Regional Mental Health Care Organisation GGZ Buitenamstel, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:673-84. 2004
    ..patients and their carers are both supported by one professional staff member, is more effective in influencing behaviour problems and mood of dementia patients living in the community than non-integrated support, such as day care only.
  31. ncbi Economic evaluation of a geriatric day hospital: cost-benefit analysis based on functional autonomy changes
    Michel Tousignant
    Gerontology and Geriatrics Research Centre, Sherbrooke Geriatric University Institute, Quebec, Canada
    Age Ageing 32:53-9. 2003 investigate whether the benefits related to a geriatric day hospital programme exceeded the costs, using a cost-benefit analysis based on changes in functional autonomy...
  32. ncbi Group physical activity for demented older adults feasibility and effectiveness
    Yael Netz
    The Zinman College of Physical Education and Sport Sciences, Wingate Institute, Israel
    Clin Rehabil 21:977-86. 2007
    ..1) To examine the feasibility of group physical activity in a day-care routine. (2) To assess the impact of this programme on functional fitness...
  33. ncbi Day Care for older dementia patients: favorable effects on behavioral and psychological symptoms and caregiver stress
    Enrico Mossello
    Unit of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, Italy
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:1066-72. 2008
    To assess the effects of Day Care (DC) on older subjects with dementia and their caregivers.
  34. pmc Geriatric day hospital: opportunity or threat? A qualitative exploratory study of the referral behaviour of Belgian general practitioners
    Piet Vanden Bussche
    Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care, Ghent University, UZ 1K3, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:202. 2010
    ..This study aims to explore the barriers and facilitating factors of GPs' referral to GDHs...
  35. ncbi Everyday ethics in dementia day care: narratives of crossing the line
    B R Hasselkus
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Wisconsin Madison 53706, USA
    Gerontologist 37:640-9. 1997
    The purpose of this study was to gain understanding of the ethical aspects of the experience of providing day care to people with dementia...
  36. ncbi Stress reduction for family caregivers: effects of adult day care use
    S H Zarit
    Gerontology Center, Pennsylvania State University, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:S267-77. 1998
    This study reports the findings of an evaluation of the psychological benefits of use of adult day care by family caregivers assisting a relative with dementia.
  37. ncbi Elderly nursing home and day care participants are less likely than young adults to approach imbalance during voluntary forward reaching
    Fabio Feldman
    Injury Prevention and Mobility Laboratory, School of Kinesiology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, V5A 1S6, Canada
    Exp Aging Res 30:275-90. 2004
    ..Furthermore, physical capacity (as measured by maximum attainable reach) and capacity utilization (as measured by voluntary reach) are independent predictors of reaching behavior among nursing home elderly...
  38. pmc Wives and daughters: the differential role of day care use in the nursing home placement of cognitively impaired family members
    Soyeon Cho
    Human Services Department, City University of New York, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA
    Gerontologist 49:57-67. 2009
    ..The focus was on whether use of adult day care by wives and daughters holds the same implications for placement.
  39. ncbi Patients' perceptions of hospice day care: a phenomenological study
    J B Hopkinson
    School of Nursing Studies, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 38:117-25. 2001
    This study explored the perceptions of 12 patients attending a day care unit in June/July 1996, with the purpose of finding out what was important to these people about their day care experiences...
  40. ncbi Understanding why palliative care patients 'like day care' and 'getting out'
    Cynthia Kennett
    St Christopher s Hospice, Sydenham, UK
    J Palliat Care 21:292-8. 2005
    ..Christopher's Hospice, which operates a psychosocial model of day care. Thirty-four patients took part in six audiotape recorded "goldfish bowl" teaching sessions for medical ..
  41. ncbi Patient satisfaction with hospice day care
    W George Kernohan
    Institute of Nursing Research, School of Nursing, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, UK
    Support Care Cancer 14:462-8. 2006
    ..Such findings provide the opportunity for health professionals to gain further insights into day care to better meet patients' needs.
  42. ncbi Identification of sapovirus infection among Japanese infants in a day care center
    Shiho Akihara
    Department of Developmental Medical Sciences, Institute of International Health, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    J Med Virol 77:595-601. 2005
    A total of 921 fecal specimens collected from 44 infants in a day care center in Tokyo, Japan during June 1999 to July 2000 were tested for the presence of sapovirus by reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR)...
  43. pmc Systematic review of day hospital care for elderly people. The Day Hospital Group
    A Forster
    Department of Health Care for the Elderly, St Luke s Hospital, Bradford BD5 0NA
    BMJ 318:837-41. 1999
    ..To examine the effectiveness of day hospital attendance in prolonging independent living for elderly people...
  44. ncbi [The opinion on care of patients with cancer undergoing palliative treatment in day care]
    M T Puts
    Nederlands Kanker Instituut Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Ziekenhuis, Plesmanlaan 121, 1066 CX Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:277-80. 2004
    To study the care utilisation and unmet care needs of patients receiving palliative treatment at the day care clinic of the Netherlands Cancer Institute/Antoni van Leeuwenhoek hospital.
  45. ncbi Don't seize the day hospital! Recent research on the effectiveness of day hospitals for older people with mental health problems
    Juanita Hoe
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, Wolfson Building, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:694-8. 2005
    ..Day hospital (DH) care remains a core component of mental health services for older people. However, there has been an ongoing debate about the effectiveness and value for money of DHs in comparison to day centres (DC)...
  46. pmc Use of home-based formal services by adult day care clients with Alzheimer's disease
    Kimberly A Skarupski
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, 1645 W Jackson, Chicago, IL, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 27:217-39. 2008
    To explore the association between adult day care (ADC) attendance and utilization of home-based formal services among people with Alzheimer's Disease (AD).
  47. ncbi What is palliative day care? A patient perspective of five UK services
    Danielle M Goodwin
    Department of Palliative Care and Policy, King s College London, Weston Education Centre, Cutcombe Road, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RJ, UK
    Support Care Cancer 10:556-62. 2002
    The goals of the work described in this paper were to describe palliative day care from the patient's perspective. Five palliative day care centres in the UK are described...
  48. ncbi Genetic and phenotypic stability of cold-adapted influenza viruses in a trivalent vaccine administered to children in a day care setting
    Deborah A Buonagurio
    Department of Vaccines Discovery Research, Wyeth Research, 401 North Middletown Rd, Pearl River, NY 10965, USA
    Virology 347:296-306. 2006
    ..The results indicate that LAIV strains undergo very limited genetic change following replication in vaccine recipients and that those changes did not affect vaccine attenuation...
  49. ncbi Unmeasured aspects of the geriatric day hospital!
    Phyo K Myint
    Age Ageing 35:97-8. 2006
  50. ncbi The geriatric day hospital
    David A Black
    Queen Mary s Hospital, Sidcup, Kent DA14 6LT, UK
    Age Ageing 34:427-9. 2005
  51. ncbi Assessing the potential for functional improvement of stroke patients attending a geriatric day hospital
    Avital Hershkovitz
    Beit Rivka Geriatric Rehabilitation Center Day Hospital, 4 Hachamisha St, Petach Tikva 49245, Israel
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 43:243-8. 2006
    ..These results indicate that stroke patients even the more impaired, may continually recover and should be exposed to a prolonged rehabilitation program...
  52. ncbi Effectiveness of palliative day care in improving pain, symptom control, and quality of life
    Danielle M Goodwin
    Department of Palliative Care and Policy, King s College, University of London, London, UK
    J Pain Symptom Manage 25:202-12. 2003
    To evaluate the effectiveness of palliative day care in improving pain, symptom control, and quality of life (QOL), 120 consecutive new referrals to five specialist palliative day care centers were recruited into a prospective comparative ..
  53. ncbi [The Geriatric Day-Care assistance mode: functional effects in a six month multidisciplinary health care program]
    Sandra Elizabeth Franciulli
    Departamento de Medicina, Disciplina de Geriatria e Gerontologia, UNIFESP EPM, Sao Paulo SP
    Cien Saude Colet 12:373-80. 2007
    ..the functional capacity of elderly patients who took part in a six-month follow-up program at a geriatric day care center. The methods used were a six-month observation clinical study...
  54. ncbi Programme evaluation of a geriatric rehabilitation day hospital
    Avital Hershkovitz
    Beit Rivka Geriatric Rehabilitation Center Day Hospital, Petach Tikva, Israel
    Clin Rehabil 17:750-5. 2003
    ..To evaluate the rehabilitation programme in a geriatric day hospital...
  55. ncbi Day care service use is associated with lower mortality in community-dwelling frail older people
    Masafumi Kuzuya
    Department of Geriatrics, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Showa Ku, Nagoya, Japan
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1364-71. 2006
    To clarify the association between day care service use and 21-month mortality in community-dwelling frail older people.
  56. ncbi Changes in habits related to self-care in dementia: the nursing home versus adult day care
    Jiska Cohen-Mansfield
    Department of Health Promotion, Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Herczeg Institute on Aging at Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 22:184-9. 2007
    ..This study assesses the concordance of past and current self-care practices of day care and nursing home persons using spouse reports, the degree of spouse awareness of these changes, and spouse ..
  57. pmc Respiratory day hospital: a novel approach to acute respiratory care
    K Schwartzman
    Respiratory Division, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Que
    CMAJ 165:1067-71. 2001
    ..We believe that a respiratory day hospital provides a useful alternative to emergency department and inpatient care...
  58. ncbi Three-month follow up of patients discharged from a geriatric day hospital
    Marilyn Malone
    St Vincent s Hospital, 749 W 33rd Avenue, Vancouver, BCV6J 5H7, Canada
    Age Ageing 31:471-5. 2002
    ..To determine if mobility and functional status of patients attending a geriatric day hospital are maintained three months after discharge...
  59. ncbi The reasons for nursing home entry in an adult day care population: caregiver reports versus regression results
    Jiska Cohen-Mansfield
    Research Institute on Aging of the Charles E Smith Life Communities, Rockville, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 22:274-81. 2009
    ..Participants included 201 community-residing members of 5 senior day care centers in Maryland...
  60. ncbi Elimination of hepatitis a infection outbreaks in day care and school settings in southern Israel after introduction of the national universal toddler hepatitis a immunization program
    Ilana Belmaker
    Ministry of Health, Southern Regional Office, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:36-40. 2007
    ..The effect of the Israeli program on outbreaks of Hepatitis A in day care and school settings was studied.
  61. ncbi Adult day care for the frail elderly: outcomes, satisfaction, and cost
    Mona Baumgarten
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland Baltimore, USA
    J Aging Health 14:237-59. 2002
    To assess outcomes and satisfaction among frail elderly day care clients and their informal caregivers and the impact of adult day care on the cost of health services.
  62. ncbi Give day care a chance to be effective: a commentary
    Steven H Zarit
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, College Park, PA 16801, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:P195-6; discussion P197-9. 2003
  63. ncbi Service expectations and clinical characteristics of patients receiving psychiatric emergency services
    Linda L Carpenter
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School in Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:743-5. 2005
    ..These findings suggest the importance of efforts to educate the public about how to obtain mental health services...
  64. ncbi MEMOS: a mobile extensible memory aid system
    Hendrik Schulze
    Department of Computer Science, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
    Telemed J E Health 10:233-42. 2004
    ..The stationary care system was developed to be dependable and scalable. This paper describes the design and function of the MEMOS system...
  65. ncbi Stress in carers of individuals with dementia and Community Mental Health Teams: an uncontrolled evaluation study
    Sid Hoskins
    North East OGWR Mental Health Team, Croeso Unit, Maesgwyn Hospital, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, UK
    J Adv Nurs 50:325-33. 2005
    ..The aim of this was to evaluate the effectiveness of interventions provided by a Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) in reducing stress in carers of individuals with dementia...
  66. ncbi [Dementia disorders, behavior problems and the care of clients in geriatric day-care compared to residents in homes for the elderly: a cross-sectional study in eight communities in Baden]
    Siegfried Weyerer
    Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 31:339-45. 2004
    ..The study aims to compare clients using institutions of geriatric day-care to residents in homes for the elderly with regard to functional impairment, dementia disorders, behavior problems and the care situation...
  67. ncbi [A prospective comparison of day care and freely chosen occupational therapy for elderly patients with dementia]
    Shizuru Yamada
    Mahoroba no Sato Geriatric Health Care Facility
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 42:83-9. 2005
    Since the introduction of long-term care insurance, day care services have become popular throughout Japan and many kinds of behavioral approaches have been used...
  68. ncbi [Working with family caregivers in the psychogeriatric day hospital "Klinikum am Europakanal"--information, socio-emotional support and care arrangements with community-based services for elderly persons]
    Mia Schunk
    Klinikum am Europakanal Erlangen
    Psychiatr Prax 31:S123-5. 2004
    ..Close cooperation between the day hospital and the community based services is essential for overall positive treatment outcomes, for integrated care arrangements after discharge and to ease the burden of family caregivers...
  69. ncbi Elderly participants of social and rehabilitative day centres
    Gerd Andersson Svidén
    Department of Neurotec, Division of Occupational Therapy, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Caring Sci 18:402-9. 2004
    ..To fulfil this challenge, the day centres might need to accommodate a wider range of persons with restricted functioning...
  70. ncbi A qualitative evaluation of the impact of palliative care day services: the experiences of patients, informal carers, day unit managers and volunteer staff
    Joe Low
    Marie Curie Palliative Care R and D Unit, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Palliat Med 19:65-70. 2005
    ..To explore the experiences of people involved in UK palliative care day services (PCDS) and identify the important outcomes of this service...
  71. ncbi Quality of life from the viewpoint of patients with dementia in Japan: nurturing through an acceptance of dementia by patients, their families and care professionals
    Tetsuhito Fukushima
    Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Fukushima, Japan
    Health Soc Care Community 13:30-7. 2005
    ..Acceptance of dementia by the care professional was important in carrying forward this dynamic process, which helps to ensure the desired QoL for the patient with dementia...
  72. ncbi Community and in-home models
    Jennie Chin Hansen
    Center for Health Professions, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:69-72; quiz 72. 2008
    ..PACE and state-based payment for in-home supportive services...
  73. ncbi The effect of community based daycare on mental health and quality of life of elderly in rural south India: a community intervention study
    Mini Elizabeth Jacob
    Department of Community Health, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:445-7. 2007
    ..Sustainable cost-effective interventions to improve psychiatric morbidity and quality of life among the elderly have not been systematically evaluated in developing countries...
  74. ncbi Does day care also provide care for the caregiver?
    Lena Måvall
    Department of Social Work, Stockholm University, Sveavagen 160, SE 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 45:137-50. 2007
    ..With the aim to investigate whether day care is an effective form of respite for caregivers of dementia sufferers, 115 new day care clients were invited and ..
  75. ncbi Evaluating the outcome of interventions on quality of life in dementia: selection of the appropriate scale
    Carla J M Scholzel-Dorenbos
    Memory Clinic Slingeland Hospital Alzheimer Centre Nijmegen, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:511-9. 2007
  76. ncbi Occupational therapy and dementia: the experience of an Alzheimer special care unit
    M V Baldelli
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chair of Geriatrics and Gerontology, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Ospedale Estense, Viale Vittorio Veneto 9, I 41100 Modena, Italy
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 44:49-54. 2007
    ..of an occupational therapy (OT) program in a group of patients with moderately severe dementia, attending a day care center. Twenty-six patients were enrolled in this therapeutic program for a 12-month period...
  77. ncbi Are day hospitals effective for acutely ill psychiatric patients? A European multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Thomas W Kallert
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:278-87. 2007
    Acute psychiatric day care has been proposed as an alternative to conventional inpatient care, yet the evidence of its effectiveness is inconsistent and based only on single-site studies in 3 countries...
  78. ncbi Impact of adult day services on behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia
    Elia E Femia
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Gerontologist 47:775-88. 2007
    ..This study explored whether adult day service (ADS) use was associated with reductions in behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) in individuals with dementia...
  79. ncbi Self-esteem among elderly people receiving care insurance at home and at day centers for the elderly
    Pnina Ron
    School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Israel
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:1097-109. 2007
    ..This study compares two specific services that are offered to elderly people as part of the law: (1) help offered to elderly people by homecare workers, and (2) help offered in day-care centers...
  80. ncbi Diabetes and adult day health services
    Holly I Dabelko
    College of Social Work, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
    Health Soc Work 32:279-88. 2007
    ..Caregivers are important partners in adult day services utilization and in diabetes management. Targeting public funding for diabetes care within adult day centers is recommended...
  81. ncbi [Persons with dementia caught between medicine, care and politics]
    Rolf D Hirsch
    Abteilung für Gerontopsychiatrie und psychotherapie, Gerontopsychiatrisches Zentrum, Rheinische Kliniken Bonn, Kaiser Karl Ring 20, 53111 Bon
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 41:106-16. 2008
    ..It has been recommended to place more emphasis on integrated care. Improvements have to be judged by their benefit for the target group. Administrative and technocratic burdens may impede intended goals...
  82. ncbi Enhancing quality of life of families who use adult day services: Short- and long-term effects of the adult day services plus program
    Laura N Gitlin
    Center for Applied Research on Aging and Health, Thomas Jefferson University, 130 South 9th Street, Suite 513, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USA
    Gerontologist 46:630-9. 2006
    ..Day Services Plus (ADS Plus), a low-cost care management intervention designed to enhance family caregiver well-being, increase service utilization, and decrease nursing home placement of impaired older adults enrolled in adult day care.
  83. ncbi Effectiveness and costs of acute day hospital treatment compared with conventional in-patient care: randomised controlled trial
    Stefan Priebe
    Unit for Social and Community Psychiatry, Newham Centre for Mental Health, London E13 8SP, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:243-9. 2006
    ..Data on effectiveness of acute day hospital treatment for psychiatric illness are inconsistent...
  84. ncbi Salience of self-identity roles in persons with dementia: differences in perceptions among elderly persons, family members and caregivers
    Jiska Cohen-Mansfield
    Research Institute on Aging of the Hebrew Home of Greater Washington, 6121 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:745-57. 2006
    ..Participants were 104 persons with dementia, 48 of whom attended six adult day care centers while 56 resided in two nursing homes in the Washington, DC metropolitan area...
  85. pmc Validation of an individualised quality of life measure in older day hospital patients
    Miles D Witham
    Section of Ageing and Health, University of Dundee, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee DD1 9SY, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:27. 2008
    ..To test the ease of use, reliability, responsiveness and construct validity of the Patient Generated Index, an individualised quality of life score, in older people attending a Medicine for Older People Day Hospital...
  86. ncbi The role of palliative care in supporting patients: a therapeutic community space
    Colleen Fisher
    School of Exercise, Biomedical and Health Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Australia
    Int J Palliat Nurs 14:117-25. 2008
    The work of palliative day care extends the philosophy and practice of palliative care to patients in the community. It supports the needs of patients who have a diminished ability to fulfil their family and societal roles...
  87. ncbi [Predictors of the discharge status in acute day-hospital and inpatient care - a comparison between the two settings within a randomised controlled trial]
    Matthias Schützwohl
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie am Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus der TU Dresden
    Psychiatr Prax 33:226-32. 2006
    ..To search for predictors of the discharge status in day-hospital patients and inpatients, within a randomized controlled trial on the effectiveness of acute psychiatric day hospital treatment as compared to inpatient treatment...
  88. ncbi Developing more flexible approaches to respite for people living with dementia and their carers
    Chris Shanley
    Faculty of Health Sciences and Centre for Education and Research on Aging, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 21:234-41. 2006
    ..It then provides brief descriptions of a number of creative respite programs that are examples of flexible service provision...
  89. ncbi Day care for demented elderly in a dairy farm setting: positive first impressions
    Jos M G A Schols
    Department Tranzo, Tilburg University, Tilburg, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:456-9. 2006
    ..The focus is now more on quality of life and delaying institutionalization by offering substitutes to the traditional nursing home. In this article, we present a new type of day care, offered on a small dairy farm setting.
  90. ncbi Quality of life in dementia: do professional caregivers focus on the significant domains?
    Debby L Gerritsen
    Radboud University Nijmegen, Heyendaal Institute, Nijmegen, The Netherlans
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 22:176-83. 2007
    ..Three hundred and seventy-four caregivers working on 29 units and 3 day care facilities of 13 nursing homes and in 12 meeting centers filled out a questionnaire...
  91. ncbi [Treatment courses and therapeutic effectiveness of a psychogeriatric day hospital]
    H Wormstall

    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 69:78-85. 2001
  92. ncbi [A day care center for management of early stage Alzheimer's disease]
    F Lekeu
    CHU Centre Ville,
    Rev Med Liege 56:31-7. 2001
    ..Built in July 1997, the day care center of Liège aims at practicing strategic cognitive interventions in early Alzheimer patients or when ..
  93. ncbi Evaluation of geriatric day care units: effects on patients and caregivers
    Susanne Zank
    Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P348-57. 2002
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of geriatric day care on patients and caregivers. Day care patients (n = 43) were compared with an untreated matched control group (n = 40)...
  94. ncbi What constitutes good care for people with dementia?
    I Ericson
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Nurs 10:710-4. 2001
    ..Important areas of similarity and difference were identified and the results suggest that both groups of carers need to work closely together if person-centred care is to become a reality...
  95. ncbi The pressures felt by informal carers of people with dementia
    M Armstrong
    Invicta Community Care NHS Trust, Sevenoaks Hospital, Sevenoaks, Kent
    Nurs Stand 15:47-53; quiz 54-5. 2001
    ..Informal carers experience many stressors when caring for people with dementia and Admiral nurses play an important role in supporting carers...
  96. ncbi Winter support for older people with mental illness
    Carlyle London
    South Kensington and Chelsea Mental Health Centre, London
    Nurs Times 98:40-1. 2002
    ..After six months the health of the participants showed improvements...
  97. ncbi Dental surgery attendance amongst patients with moderately advanced dementia attending a day unit: a survey of carers' views
    C Hilton
    Mental Health Service for Older Adults Harrow, Central and North West London Mental Health NHS Trust, Northwick Park Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow HA1 3UJ
    Br Dent J 195:39-40; discussion 35. 2003
    ..To ascertain the views of carers of patients with dementia, on the patient's dental health needs...
  98. ncbi [Contribution of professional nursing to the life style of patients with dementia]
    K Kammer
    Z Gerontol Geriatr 35:186-9. 2002
    ..The goals of the care giver are to continue daily life rhythms, offer greatest normality, and support the quality of life. This article describes the most important approaches and strategies from the perspective of daily living...
  99. ncbi [The social situation of patients with late-life depression]
    Georg Adler
    Altentagesklinik am Zentralinstitut für Seelische Gesundheit, Mannheim
    Psychiatr Prax 30:207-11. 2003
    ..Thus, the social situation of elderly depressed patients is mainly characterised by a decreased level of activities, to which special therapeutic attention should be given...
  100. pmc Multidisciplinary rehabilitation for people with Parkinson's disease: a randomised controlled study
    D T Wade
    Oxford Centre for Enablement, Windmill Road, Oxford OX3 7LD, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:158-62. 2003
    ..To determine whether a programme of multidisciplinary rehabilitation and group support achieves sustained benefit for people with Parkinson's disease or their carers...
  101. ncbi [A role of daycare service for the home care]
    Masuo Morimoto
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 41:68-71. 2004

Research Grants62

  1. Breakthroughs to advance the in vitro propagation of human noroviruses
    Qiuhong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..those on cruise and military ships, military troops, hospital and nursing home patients, children in schools and day care centers and other settings where there are highly susceptible and changing populations in a confined space...
  2. A. L. lactis-based vaccine for children with broad spectrum for enteric pathogens
    Wendy L Picking; Fiscal Year: 2013 an important public health tool for purposes of biodefense but also to prevent enteric infection in school and day care settings, as well as for travelers. The work will be conducted in 4 Aims. In Aim 1 we will construct the L...
  3. Heterologous abs from llama and chicken egg yolk to prevent rotavirus diarrhea
    Linda J Saif; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..would have profound impacts as supplements for premature infants or in severe RV outbreak settings (hospitals, day care centers, rural areas of developing countries)...
  4. Prolonged Grief and Functioning of Parents after the Hermosillo Day Care Fire
    Fran H Norris; Fiscal Year: 2010
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The proposed project would study the effects of the ABC Day Care Center fire in Hermosillo, Mexico on the grief and functioning of 170 parents (mothers and fathers) whose infants and toddlers were ..
  5. Infant Antibiotic Resistance and Implications for Therapeutic Decision-making
    SHARON MEROPOL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Hypothesis 2: During their 1st year, infants with personal or household day care use or antibiotic-exposed household members will have greater colonization with resistant organisms than those ..
  6. Reducing Asthma Morbidity in High Risk Minority Preschool Children
    Cynthia S Rand; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and social structures that serve these young high risk children, such as community clinics, schools and day care programs...
    Derek Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Furthermore, it would inform health policy decisions such as comprehensive smoking bans in day care facilities and other public venues, and stimulate targeted smoking prevention and cessation strategies including ..
  8. Nonmaternal Care, Role Strain, and Maternal Sensitivity in the First Three Years
    Kei Nomaguchi; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..e., by fathers, relatives, nannies, family day care homes, and daycare centers) affects the mother-child relationship and child development has been of great ..
    THOMAS W OWEN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..contaminated food, contaminated drinking water, contaminated swimming water, and from toddler to toddler at a day care center...
  10. Core_Prospective population-based estimation of influenza vaccine effectiveness a
    Michael L Jackson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..subjects are drawn from a defined, enumerated population of GHC enrollees who have few barriers to same-day care for acute illnesses...
  11. Life Is A Stage: Dementia Care and the Dramatic Arts
    John Zeisel; Fiscal Year: 2013 plays (1 linear, 1 non-linear) will be performed in three different types of dementia care settings - Adult Day Care Centers, Assisted Living Facilities, and Special Care Units (SCUs) of long-term care facilities - by acting ..
  12. Impact of Antibiotics and Vaccines on the in vivo Evolution of S. pneumoniae
    Garth D Ehrlich; Fiscal Year: 2010 11A, 6A or 19A have been identified as minority components of the nasopharyngeal flora of children attending Day Care Centers [unreadable] even before the introduction of the conjugate vaccine...
  13. Outbreak detection:combinatorial tests for small samples
    SCOTT D FERSON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    In delimited populations, such as nursing homes, day care centers, prisons, hospitals, and cruise ships, serious outbreaks of illness generally produce small absolute numbers of disease incidence...
  14. Impact of a Public-Private Mobile Market to Improve Fruit &Vegetable Access
    Lucia A Leone; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..will deliver low-cost boxes of fresh F&V to easily accessible community locations (such as churches and day care centers) and provide nutrition and cooking education...
  15. Domain-Specific Child Care Quality and Child Health, Cognition and Behavior
    Rachel A Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..For example, children who have spent time in child care centers versus family day care homes are more academically prepared for school, on average, but they have higher rates of behavior problems at ..
  16. Shaping Long-Term Care in America
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The long term care industry -- nursing homes, home health agencies, assisted living and various forms of day care programming - has evolved in response to rising consumer demand, financing and regulatory policy changes...
    Gerald Healy; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..C. Gaps in Knowledge of Otitis Media: epidemiology - importance of race, day care, smoking, method of feeding (breast or bottle); family interaction and mother-child communicative interaction - ..
  18. Pneumococcal transmission in urban environments
    Joshua Metlay; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The primary aim is to demonstrate that neighborhood level characteristics, specifically measures of child day care attendance and crowding, are risk factors for pneumococcal carriage independent of individual host ..
  19. Conceptual Processing in Alzheimer's Disease
    Murray Grossman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This work will help facilitate communication in the day-to-day care of patients with AD, and advance our understanding of a fundamental aspect of cognition.
  20. Service Providers and Early Childhood Development
    Sharon Ghuman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..children age 0 to 4 in round 1 that can be linked to three types of providers (midwives, village health workers, day care providers) per round...
    Scott Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..include: parental asthma history, maternal age, perinatal history, acute lower respiratory illness history, day care, environmental tobacco smoke, birthweight, head circumference, sex, and race...
    PENELOPE LANTZ; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Targeted personnel include nursing assistants, health aides, home health workers, and adult day care workers...
    Kathleen Daly; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..g. immunoglobulin and complement levels, exposure to passive smoke, day care attendance) will be collected...
  24. Failure to Return: Why Families Don't Keep Immunization Appointments
    MELISSA STOCKWELL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..families, including those above and below poverty level from three venues: community social service programs or day care/Head Start programs, community health clinics, and private pediatric practices...
    Dana Mukamel; Fiscal Year: 2000 environmental services, shifting resources into competing outpatient services such as home care and adult day care (diversifying), decreasing expenditures, labor intensity and skill of clinical personnel, employing more ..
    BONNIE WALKER; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..During Phase I, Bonnie Walker & Associates will develop and pilot test an injury prevention curriculum for day care providers, parents, and day-care licensing personnel...
    Dorothy Rice; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..2) formal social service expenditures (i.e., senior center services, adult day care, nutrition programs, transportation services, etc...
  28. Exploring Los Angeles County Early Learning Settings
    Carollee Howes; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The three types of intervention settings are Head Start, private non-profit preschools, and family day care networks, all selected because of their focus on serving low-income families, and their focus on improving ..
    ROBERT RAGER; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..3. Adult day care facilities. 4. Patient education in HMOs, Hospitals, Physicians offices. 5...
    Patricia Weitzman; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Senior housing, senior center, adult day health center, social adult day care center, community health center, managed care, and other organizations can be expected to purchase the videotape ..
    Stuart Adler; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This occurs because mothers without immunity (seronegative) with young children attending day care have annual rates of infection of nearly 50 percent per year compared to a rate of less than five percent among ..
  32. Hormonal Influences on the Inception of Asthma
    Thomas Ball; Fiscal Year: 2005 accomplishing the following specific aims: 1) Elucidate the relationship between exposure to other children at day care and salivary cortisol levels; 2) Determine the relationship between salivary cortisol levels and the production ..
    RONNI STERNS; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..optimum product function, features and benefits for product use in nursing homes, assisted living, and adult day care settings...
  34. Overcoming Barriers to Early Phase Clinical Trials
    Bruce Chabner; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..for making direct contacts with the an Early Trials Office at the DF/HCC, (2) a fund to provide travel and day care for patients coming to the DF/HCC from Cambridge Hospital, (3) an on-line protocol information system (Oncpro) to ..
    RONNI STERNS; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..PROPOSED COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS: Long-term care, assisted living and adult day care facilities have expressed interest in purchasing Memory MagicTM to increase the quality of life and care for ..
  36. Impact of WTC on Young Children and Their Parents
    Ellen Devoe; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The responses of caregivers, including parents and day care providers, also will be explored...
  37. California Monitoring Early Childhood Autism (CA-MECA)
    Judith Grether; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Developmentally Disabled, the local public health department, special education department, medical providers, day care providers, and parent support groups, CA-MECA will 1) identify sources and data linkages for ascertainment of ..
    Robert Huber; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Results from this work will allow us to refine and focus the search for neurochemical correlates of social status in vertebrates. ..
  39. Targeted antigen delivery for cancer immunotherapy
    Shoshana Frankenburg; Fiscal Year: 2007 could treat a much larger number of patients, with the potential to clinically evaluate new antigens and immunotherapeutic modalities, improving the life quality and expectancy of metastatic melanoma patients [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Quality measures of adult day care
    Amy Stern; Fiscal Year: 2001
    Adult day care facilities are an important provider node through which a significant portion of the community-dwelling older population receives care...
    Marc Weiner; Fiscal Year: 1990
    Robert Pass; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..We propose to determine the rate of primary CMV infection among day care workers and define risk factors for seroconversion in this group; in addition, we will determine whether children ..
    Stuart Starr; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Since children in day care centers are frequently infected with CMV, their mothers and day care personnel are at risk of inopportune ..
  44. Prevention of Obesity in YMCA Daycare Centers
    Richard Washburn; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and the consumption of nutritious lower fat snacks in primary school children who attend YMCA after-school day care programs...
  45. Multimedia Cancer Care Giving Training for Families
    Janet Reis; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..settings combined with shortened in-patient stays place growing responsibility on family members for day-to-day care at home...
    Martin Iguchi; Fiscal Year: 1999
    BRENDA MCGADNEY; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..g., disabilities of elders) and social supports (e.g., formal-adult day care and informal-family and church) may differentially predict adaptational outcomes (e.g...
    Cameron Camp; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..earlier effort can be replicated in a controlled pilot efficacy study with larger samples in two sites,--Adult Day Care (ADC) and a dementia Special Care Unit (SCU)...
    Jerry Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2003 provided to persons with illnesses that affect their ability to care for themselves, including the home, adult day care, partial hospital programs, assisted living, personal care settings, nursing homes or life care communities...
  50. Family Factors, Childcare Quality, & Cognitive Outcomes
    ELIZABETH PUNGELLO; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The most common type of childcare used for very young children is family day care in a home, and the use of center day care increases with age of the child...
    Rosalind Wright; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..on the immune response and expression of asthma include parental asthma, acute lower respiratory illness, day care, environmental tobacco smoke, indoor allergens, gender, and race...
  52. Building a Comprehensive Hearing Loss Site in Cyberspace
    Annie Steinberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..communicate with a deaf baby regardless of communication modality and how to include a deaf toddler in a hearing day care setting; and 6) first-person narratives from adults and children with hearing loss...
    David Baker; Fiscal Year: 2002 manage children with cancer their families and includes inpatient, haemopoietic stem cell transplant, same day care, outpatient, treatment rooms, pharmacy, data management, social work, school room and nurse liaison facilities...
    Barbara Dennison; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We propose a novel, innovative, exciting, day care-based approach to prevent the development of childhood obesity...
    Pelayo Correa; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A cohort of 360 Hispanic children of both sexes, ages 1-3 years, attending day care centers in Cali, Colombia, and negative for H...
    Abraham Sagi; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Adjustment Scale, SES and demographic information, Social Contacts and Social Supports Scales, HOME Scale, Life Events Questionnaire, Infant-Toddler Center Spot Observation System, Structure of Day Care, and Caregiver Characteristics.
    Denis Evans; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The hypotheses are: 1) among persons with SDAT, use of day care, on average, delays placement in institutional long-term care and is mediated by positive effects on client and ..
    MARY QUAYHAGEN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    Although care of the Alzheimer patient places a substantial buren on families, day care frequently is not a financially feasible option...
    Ronald Iannotti; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..g., the CVD risk status of an older sibling), and environmental factors (e.g., day care vs...
    Barbara Curbow; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..assistants in for-profit child care centers, assistants in non-profit child care centers, licensed family day care providers and recently terminated licensed family day care providers)...
    BONNIE WALKER; Fiscal Year: 1993 to professional staff and nonprofessionals who care for elderly adults in a variety of settings: adult day care and senior centers, board and care homes, nursing facilities, and in private homes...
    Peter Rabins; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..geriatricians, neurologists), and 5) use of community-based services (paid in-home assistance, adult day care, meal or other social services)...