An international definition for "nursing home"

Angela M. Sanford, Martin Orrell, Debbie Tolson, Angela Marie Abbatecola, Hidenori Arai, Juergen M Bauer, Alfonso J Cruz-Jentoft, Birong Dong, Hyuk Ga, Ashish Goel, Ramzi Hajjar, Iva Holmerova, Paul R Katz, Raymond T C M Koopmans, Yves Rolland, Renuka Visvanathan, Jean Woo, John E Morley, Bruno Vellas

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There is much ambiguity regarding the term "nursing home" in the international literature. The definition of a nursing home and the type of assistance provided in a nursing home is quite varied by country. The International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics and AMDA foundation developed a survey to assist with an international consensus on the definition of "nursing home."

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)181-4
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the American Medical Directors Association
Volume16
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2015

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Sanford, A. M., Orrell, M., Tolson, D., Abbatecola, A. M., Arai, H., Bauer, J. M., ... Vellas, B. (2015). An international definition for "nursing home". Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 16(3), 181-4. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamda.2014.12.013
Sanford, Angela M. ; Orrell, Martin ; Tolson, Debbie ; Abbatecola, Angela Marie ; Arai, Hidenori ; Bauer, Juergen M ; Cruz-Jentoft, Alfonso J ; Dong, Birong ; Ga, Hyuk ; Goel, Ashish ; Hajjar, Ramzi ; Holmerova, Iva ; Katz, Paul R ; Koopmans, Raymond T C M ; Rolland, Yves ; Visvanathan, Renuka ; Woo, Jean ; Morley, John E ; Vellas, Bruno. / An international definition for "nursing home". In: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2015 ; Vol. 16, No. 3. pp. 181-4.
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In: Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, Vol. 16, No. 3, 03.2015, p. 181-4.

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