|Title||Factors Associated with Development of New Joint Contractures in Long-Term Care Residents|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2022|
|Authors||Lam K, Kwan JSK, Kwan CWai, Chi I|
|Journal||Journal of the American Medical Directors Association|
ObjectiveLimb contractures are associated with poor outcomes and quality of life in long-term care (LTC) residents. This study examined the rate of developing new joint contracture in the LTC residents and associated risk factors to formulate effective interventions in this critical but understudied area.
|Short Title||Journal of the American Medical Directors Association|