Report of the Council on Scientific Affairs: Use of Restraints for Patients in Nursing Homes
Altman, Roy D.
Karlan, Mitchell S.
Archives of Family Medicine 1999 March-April; 8(2): 101-105
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Guttman, Rosalie; Altman, Roy D.; Karlan, Mitchell S. (American Medical Association. Council on Scientific Affairs, 1999-03)OBJECTIVE: To examine issues related to the use of restraints on nursing home patients, including regulations and guidelines, risks and benefits of restraint use, system problems, and measures to reduce restraint use, to ...
Joint Report of the Council on Scientific Affairs and the Council on Medical Service: Technology Assessment in Medicine Unknown author (American Medical Association. Council on Scientific Affairs [and] Council on Medical Service, 1992-01)The rapid proliferation of health care technology and the increasing concern about cost containment are major converging forces in today's health care system. These forces argue persuasively for the rigorous evaluation ...