[The assessment of the elderly patients' need in medical and social care during remission period].

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Source
Probl Sotsialnoi Gig Zdravookhranenniiai Istor Med. 2011 May-Jun;(3):36-8
Publication Type
Article
Source
Probl Sotsialnoi Gig Zdravookhranenniiai Istor Med. 2011 May-Jun;(3):36-8
Language
Russian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Delivery of Health Care - organization & administration - standards
Geriatric Assessment - methods
Health Services Needs and Demand - statistics & numerical data
Humans
Needs Assessment
Rehabilitation - organization & administration
Russia
Social Work - organization & administration
Abstract
The article considers the results of medical sociological survey of elderly patients with chronic therapeutic pathology. The issues of assessing the degree of provision of their medical and social needs during remission period are discussed. The sampling included 212 patients aged 65 years and older receiving medical and social care in health institutions of City of Kursk and Lipetskaya oblast. The social demographic profile of patient is defined. The shortcomings in rendering continuous pharmaceutical treatment, diet maintenance, organization of nursing and social care at home, rehabilitation activities.
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