Journal article

Emergency demand, repeat and frequent presentations by older patients in metropolitan Melbourne: A retrospective cohort study using routinely collected hospital data

Judy Lowthian, Lyle Turner, Angela Joe, Christopher Pearce, Bianca Brijnath, Colette Browning, Marianne Shearer, Danielle Mazza

Emergency Medicine Australasia | WILEY | Published : 2018

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

The present study was conducted as part of the 'Reducing elderly patients' avoidable presentations for emergency care treatment' (REDIRECT) project funded by the Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute. We thank the Centre for VDL for access to the VEMD used in this analysis.