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Standard set of health outcome measures for older persons

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dc.contributor.author Akpan, Asangaedem
dc.contributor.author Roberts, Charlotte
dc.contributor.author Bandeen-Roche, Karen
dc.contributor.author Batty, Barbara
dc.contributor.author Bausewein, Claudia
dc.contributor.author Bell, Diane
dc.contributor.author Bramley, David
dc.contributor.author Bynum, Julie
dc.contributor.author Cameron, Ian D.
dc.contributor.author Chen, Liang-Kung
dc.contributor.author Ekdahl, Anne
dc.contributor.author Fertig, Arnold
dc.contributor.author Gentry, Tom
dc.contributor.author Harkes, Marleen
dc.contributor.author Haslehurst, Donna
dc.contributor.author Hope, Jonathon
dc.contributor.author Hurtado, Diana Rodriguez
dc.contributor.author Lyndon, Helen
dc.contributor.author Lynn, Joanne
dc.contributor.author Martin, Mike
dc.contributor.author Isden, Ruthe
dc.contributor.author Raso, Francesco Mattace
dc.contributor.author Shaibu, Sheila
dc.contributor.author Shand, Jenny
dc.contributor.author Sherrington, Cathie
dc.contributor.author Sinha, Samir
dc.contributor.author Turner, Gill
dc.contributor.author De Vries, Nienke
dc.contributor.author Yi, George Jia-Chyi
dc.contributor.author Young, John
dc.contributor.author Banerjee, Jay
dc.date.accessioned 2018-11-30T22:50:37Z
dc.date.available 2018-11-30T22:50:37Z
dc.date.issued 2018
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12866/4179
dc.description.abstract BACKGROUND: The International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM) was founded in 2012 to propose consensus-based measurement tools and documentation for different conditions and populations.This article describes how the ICHOM Older Person Working Group followed a consensus-driven modified Delphi technique to develop multiple global outcome measures in older persons. The standard set of outcome measures developed by this group will support the ability of healthcare systems to improve their care pathways and quality of care. An additional benefit will be the opportunity to compare variations in outcomes which encourages and supports learning between different health care systems that drives quality improvement. These outcome measures were not developed for use in research. They are aimed at non researchers in healthcare provision and those who pay for these services. METHODS: A modified Delphi technique utilising a value based healthcare framework was applied by an international panel to arrive at consensus decisions.To inform the panel meetings, information was sought from literature reviews, longitudinal ageing surveys and a focus group. RESULTS: The outcome measures developed and recommended were participation in decision making, autonomy and control, mood and emotional health, loneliness and isolation, pain, activities of daily living, frailty, time spent in hospital, overall survival, carer burden, polypharmacy, falls and place of death mapped to a three tier value based healthcare framework. CONCLUSIONS: The first global health standard set of outcome measures in older persons has been developed to enable health care systems improve the quality of care provided to older persons. en_US
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher BioMed Central
dc.relation.ispartof urn:issn:1471-2318
dc.rights info:eu-repo/semantics/restrictedAccess
dc.rights.uri https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/deed.es
dc.subject Female en_US
dc.subject Humans en_US
dc.subject Male en_US
dc.subject Aged en_US
dc.subject Aged, 80 and over en_US
dc.subject Focus Groups en_US
dc.subject Activities of Daily Living en_US
dc.subject Consensus en_US
dc.subject Delphi Technique en_US
dc.subject Health outcomes en_US
dc.subject Mobility Limitation en_US
dc.subject Older people en_US
dc.subject Outcome Assessment (Health Care) en_US
dc.title Standard set of health outcome measures for older persons en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-017-0701-3
dc.subject.ocde https://purl.org/pe-repo/ocde/ford#3.02.00 es_PE


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