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Journal of Hospital Medicine
Volume 5, Issue 7, pages 385–391, September 2010
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Arora, V. M., Prochaska, M. L., Farnan, J. M., D'Arcy V, M. J., Schwanz, K. J., Vinci, L. M., Davis, A. M., Meltzer, D. O. and Johnson, J. K. (2010), Problems after discharge and understanding of communication with their primary care physicians among hospitalized seniors: A mixed methods study. J. Hosp. Med., 5: 385–391. doi: 10.1002/jhm.668
The authors acknowledge funding from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), 1 P20 HS017119 A model for effective communications for inpatient ambulatory transitions, and 1U18HS016967-01 Hospital Medicine and Economics, Center for Evaluation and Research in Therapeutics (CERT). They also acknowledge funding from the National Institutes on Aging (NIA), 1 T35 AG029795 Short-Term Aging-related Research Program, and the Hartford Geriatrics Health Outcomes Research Scholars Award. The funders had no role in the design of the study; the collection, analysis, and interpretation of the data; or the decision to approve publication of the finished manuscript. Prior presentations of the data include the 2008 American College of Physicians Associates Day Regional Meeting in Chicago, Illinois, the 2009 American Geriatrics Society Meeting in Chicago, IL, and the 2009 Society of Hospital Medicine Meeting in Chicago, IL.
Dr. Arora, Ms. Prochaska, Dr. Farnan, Dr. Vinci, Mr. D'Arcy, Ms. Schwanz, Dr. Davis, and Dr. Johnson have no potential conflicts of interest. Potential conflicts of interest exist for Dr. David Meltzer with the following: National Institute of Health, Centers for Disease Control, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Pfizer, Merck, Lilly, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, InHealth, and PeopleChart.
Dr. Arora had full access to all of the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the statistical analysis.
- Issue online: 9 SEP 2010
- Version of Record online: 23 JUN 2010
- Manuscript Accepted: 10 JAN 2010
- Manuscript Revised: 6 JAN 2010
- Manuscript Received: 6 AUG 2009
- Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). Grant Number: 1 P20 HS017119
- Hospital Medicine and Economics, Center for Evaluation and Research in Therapeutics (CERT). Grant Number: 1U18HS016967-01
- National Institutes on Aging (NIA). Grant Number: 1 T35 AG029795
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