Can Geriatr J 2017 Mar 31;20(1):2-9. Epub 2017 Mar 31.
Department of Health Sciences, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada; Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada; Centre for Applied Health Research, St. Joseph's Care Group, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada, Canada; Centre for Research on Safe Driving, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada.
: Describe the characteristics and determine the annual cumulative incidence of traumatic brain injury (TBI) in older adults receiving home care in Ontario from 2003 to 2013.Methods
: A retrospective cohort study of longitudinal data from the Ontario Association of Community Care Access Centers (N = 554,313). TBI, demographic variables, depression, neurological conditions, and recent falls were measured from the Resident Assessment Instrument-Home Care. Read More