Pilot study: review of outcomes of care for psychogeriatric patients in Kwai Chung Hospital


Grant Data
Project Title
Pilot study: review of outcomes of care for psychogeriatric patients in Kwai Chung Hospital
Principal Investigator
Ms Lee, Doris Tak Yue   (Principal investigator)
Duration
16
Start Date
1995-01-01
Completion Date
1996-04-30
Amount
10808
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Grant Type
Health Services Research Fund - Full Grants
Funding Year
1994/1995
Status
Completed
Objectives
To describe the characteristics of patients admitted to the newly established Psychogeriatric Assessment Unit in its first year of service; to identify clinical and social factors which are associated with admission; to identify clinical and social factors which are associated with outcomes after admission to PGAU; to use the available information to build a model to predict outcomes; to make recommendations on the best format and content of records needed to generate information to determine the best admission policy based on the predicted outcome.