Science

Impacts of cognitive impairment on service use

 
 
This project estimates the impact of cognitive impairment on health service use and the cost associated in Australian cohorts with MBS, PBS, hospital admissions, ambulatory mental health services, deaths, community-based and residential aged-care data, including home and community care (HACC) and extended aged care at home (EACH) data. 
 
Publications
 
  • Jenkins, L. O. D., Butterworth, P., & Anstey, K. J. (2016). A longitudinal analysis of general practitioner service use by patients with mild cognitive disorders in Australia. Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders, 41(5-6), 324-333. https://doi.org/10.1159/000447123