Advance care plans and hospitalized frail older adults: a systematic review
April 27, 2020
Meaningful futility: requests for resuscitation against medical recommendation
April 27, 2020
Show all

Five-year risk of admission to long-term care home and death for older adults given a new diagnosis of dementia: a population-based retrospective cohort study

After diagnosis of a health condition, information about survival and potential transition from community into institutional care can be helpful for patients and care providers. We sought to describe the association between a new diagnosis of dementia and risk of admission to a long-term care home and death at 5 years.