Bell SP, Vasilevskis EE, Saraf AA, Jacobsen JM, Kripalani S, Mixon AS, Schnelle JF, Simmons SF. Geriatric Syndromes in Hospitalized Older Adults Discharged to Skilled Nursing Facilities. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2016 Apr;64(64). 715-22. PMID: 27059831 [PubMed] PMCID: PMC4840035 NIHMSID: NIHMS743696.
To determine the prevalence, recognition, co-occurrence, and recent onset of geriatric syndromes in individuals transferred from the hospital to a skilled nursing facility (SNF).