Global population projections forecast large growth in demand for long-term care (LTC) and acute hospital services for older people. Few studies report changes in hospitalisation rates before and after entry into LTC. This study compares hospitalisation rates 1 year before and after LTC entry.
Boyd, M., Broad, J., Zhang, T. X., Kerse, N., Gott, M., & Connolly, M. J. (2016). Hospitalisation of older people before and after long-term care entry in Auckland, New Zealand. Age and Ageing, 45(4), 558-563. https://doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afw051