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COVID-19 virtual care for the geriatric population: exploring Two sides of the coin

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dc.contributor.author Senderovich, Helen
dc.contributor.author Wignarajah, Shaira
dc.date.accessioned 2021-07-06T07:13:28Z
dc.date.available 2021-07-06T07:13:28Z
dc.date.issued 2021
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/10304
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract Virtual care (VC) continues to gain attention as we make changes to the way we deliver care amidst our current COVID-19 pandemic. Exploring various ways of delivering care is of importance as we try our best to ensure we prioritize the health and safety of every one of our patients. One mode of care that is continuing to garner attention is telemedicine – the use of virtual technology to deliver care to our patients. The geriatric population has been of particular focus during this time. As with any new intervention, it is important that both the benefits and challenges are explored to ensure that we are finding ways to accommodate the patients we serve while ensuring that they receive the care that they require. This study aims to explore the various benefits and challenges to implementing VC in our day-to-day care for the geriatric population. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Karger en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Gerontology;
dc.subject Virtual care en_US
dc.subject Geriatrics en_US
dc.title COVID-19 virtual care for the geriatric population: exploring Two sides of the coin en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.identifier.doi 10.1159/000516298
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US


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