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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Faul, AC; Yankeelov, PA; Rowan, NL; Gillette, P; Nicholas, LD; Borders, KW; Deck, S; Pariser, D; Wiegand, M 
Title:
Impact of geriatric assessment and self-management support on community-dwelling older adults with chronic illnesses. 
Abstract:
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of interdisciplinary geriatric home-based assessment and self-management support services to community-dwelling older adults. DESIGN: A quasi-experimental, pre-post test design tested two types of service delivery models. The first protocol included geriatric assessment services, with a brief self-management care plan intervention. The second protocol added a telephone support intervention. RESULTS: All participants showed signif...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Gerontol Soc Work 
Year:
2009 
Journal volume:
52 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
230-49 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0163-4372 
TUM Institution:
r Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie