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Geriatrics Toolbox

Geriatrics Toolbox is our blog offering tools, resources, and insights into the care of older adults.

 

Nursing Home Research – It Isn’t Easy

The importance of improving the quality of long-term care increases as life expectancy rises; however, research in long-term care (LTC) still proves challenging.

 

Updated Nursing Facility Report

Posted by Lisa Han in Nursing Homes

Updated report on nursing facilities, staffing, residents, and facility deficiencies

 

The Key to Resident Retention in Nursing Home Clinical Trials

Overcoming subject recruitment and retention will always be a topic of conversation in clinical research.

 

New hypertension guidelines and clinical decision making

New hypertension guidelines and AAFP decision leave difficult clinical decisions for older adults.

 

Revised Common Rule and its Affect on Informed Consent

How changes to the Common Rule slated to take effect in early 2018 might affect LTC research

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