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Atrial fibrillation and heart failure in seven nursing homes
(Sciedu Press, 2012-11-01)
Objectives: Previous research suggests that blood-thinning treatment for patients with atrial fibrillation as well as treatment for patients with heart failure is not adequate among the elderly. We tested this among long-term ...
New quality regulations versus established nursing home practice: a qualitative study
(BioMed Central, 2012-06-07)
Background: Western governments have initiated reforms to improve the quality of care for nursing home residents. Most of these reforms encompass the use of regulations and national quality indicators. In the Norwegian context, ...
Psychoactive drugs in seven nursing homes
(Cambridge University Press, 2012-07)
Aims: We wanted to pinpoint any differences in treatment between participating nursing homes, investigate which drugs are currently prescribed most frequently for long-term patients in nursing homes, estimate prevalence ...