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Case Management for Frail Elderly in the Community Setting: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines

Last updated: March 20, 2017
Project Number: RA0902-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of case management for frail elderly in the community?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of case management for frail elderly in the community?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding case management interventions for frail elderly in the community?

Key Message

One health technology assessment, seven systematic reviews and meta-analyses, 15 randomized control trials, and four economic evaluations were identified regarding case management for frail elderly in the community setting. Additionally, two evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding case management for frail elderly in the community setting.