Intervention Review

Discharge planning from hospital to home

  1. Sasha Shepperd1,*,
  2. Natasha A Lannin2,
  3. Lindy M Clemson3,
  4. Annie McCluskey4,
  5. Ian D Cameron5,
  6. Sarah L Barras6

Editorial Group: Cochrane Effective Practice and Organisation of Care Group

Published Online: 31 JAN 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 26 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000313.pub4

How to Cite

Shepperd S, Lannin NA, Clemson LM, McCluskey A, Cameron ID, Barras SL. Discharge planning from hospital to home. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD000313. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000313.pub4.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Oxford, Department of Public Health, Oxford, Oxfordshire, UK

  2. 2

    Alfred Clinical School, La Trobe University, Faculty of Health Science, Prahran, Victoria, Australia

  3. 3

    University of Sydney, Faculty of Health Sciences, Lidcombe, NSW, Australia

  4. 4

    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Community Based Health Care Research Unit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

  5. 5

    The University of Sydney, Rehabilitation Studies Unit, Sydney Medical School Northern, Ryde, NSW, Australia

  6. 6

    Ramsay Healthcare, Donvale Rehabilitation Occupational Therapy Department, Melbourne, Vic, Australia

*Sasha Shepperd, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Rosemary Rue Building, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7LF, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 31 JAN 2013


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