Sex Differences in Care Need and Survival in Patients Admitted to Nursing Home Poststroke
作者: Amy Y. X. YuLaura C. MaclaganChristina DiongPeter C. AustinMoira K. KapralRichard H. SwartzSusan E. Bronskill
作者单位: 1Department of Medicine (Neurology), Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto , Toronto , Ontario , Canada
2 Sunnybrook Research Institute , Toronto , Ontario , Canada
3 ICES , Toronto , Ontario , Canada
4Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation, University of Toronto , Toronto , Ontario , Canada
5Department of Medicine (General Internal Medicine), University of Toronto-University Health Network , Toronto , Ontario , Canada
刊名: Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences / Journal Canadien des Sciences Neurologiques, 2020, Vol.47 (2), pp.153-159
来源数据库: Cambridge University Press Journal
DOI: 10.1017/cjn.2019.335
原始语种摘要: ABSTRACT: Background: Women are more likely to be admitted to nursing home after stroke than men. Differences in patient characteristics and outcomes by sex after institutionalization are less understood. We examined sex differences in the characteristics and care needs of patients admitted to nursing home following stroke and their subsequent survival. Methods: We identified patients with stroke newly admitted to nursing home between April 2011 and March 2016 in Ontario, Canada, with follow-up until March 2018 using linked administrative data. We calculated prevalence ratios and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) for the primary outcomes of dependence for activities of daily living, cognitive impairment, frailty, health instability, and symptoms of depression or pain, comparing women to men....
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  • likely 大概
  • lower 降下
  • survival 生存
  • depression 低地
  • less 更少的
  • stroke 笔划
  • nursing 护理
  • required 必需
  • more 更多
  • admitted 公认的