The abstracts of the CTAD are available in PDF format, you can download them on

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The abstracts of the ICFSR are available in PDF format, you can download them on this link

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The abstracts of the ICFSR are available in PDF format, you can download them on this link

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News Depression, anxiety and pain among newly admitted nursing home residents

Depression, anxiety, and pain are commonly experienced by older adults living in nursing homes. Objectives: To describe the prevalence of depression, anxiety disorders, and pain among newly admitted nursing home residents in the United States and to describe the treatment… Continue Reading →

News Medical diagnosis does not influence food intake in frail long-term care residents

Frailty is common in long-term care (LTC) and leads to decreased survival. Certain diagnoses (asthma, heart failure (HF)), Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), depressive symptoms and chronic renal failure) are associated with frailty. Objective: This study investigated food and fluid… Continue Reading →

News What is the “right” number of nursing home beds ?

  The need for nursing homes is increasing rapidly now with accelerating population aging and other socio-demographic developments. No indicators currently exist to specify the number of nursing home beds that should be available to meet population requirements. To meet… Continue Reading →

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