|Title||Prevalence and Impact of Functional and Psychosocial Problems in Hospitalized Adults: A Prospective Cohort Study|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2019|
|Authors||Peel NM, Hornby-Turner YC, Henderson A, Hubbard RE, Gray LC|
|Journal||Journal of the American Medical Directors Association|
ObjectivesUnderpinning standards for delivering comprehensive care in hospital is the need to identify issues contributing to patient complexity and risk of harm. The study aimed to investigate the prevalence of functional and psychosocial problems in hospitalized adults, to compare prevalence rates across age groups, and to assess their impact on discharge outcomes.