Bibliographic details

Ellis A, Trappes Lomax T, Fox M, Taylor R, Power M, Stead J, Bainbridge I.  Buying time II: an economic evaluation of a joint NHS/Social Services residential rehabilitation unit for older people on discharge from hospital. Health and Social Care in the Community 2006; 14(2): 95-106


This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn.

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Subject indexing assigned by NLM

Index terms

Aged; Aged, 80 and over; Cooperative Behavior; Cost-Benefit Analysis; Female; Great Britain; Humans; Male; Middle Aged; Patient Discharge; Prospective Studies; Rehabilitation Centers /economics; Social Work; State Medicine