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Table 2 Assistance provided by the primary health care (n = 118)

From: Unwanted incidents during transition of geriatric patients from hospital to home: a prospective observational study

  n (%)
Home Services 104 (88.1)
   Cleaning 47 (65.3)
   Drug regimen 74 (62.7)
   Help with shower/bath once a week 65 (55.1)
   Morning hygiene 38 (32.2)
   Food/eating 42 (35.6)
   Visit to check the patient's status 31 (26.3)
   Other 26 (22.0)
Therapy  
   Physiotherapy 31 (26.3)
   Occupational therapy 15 (12.7)
   Rehabilitation in-home team 24 (20.3)
Institution  
   Day care centre for elderly people 53 (44.9)
   Rehabilitation centre stay 13 (11.0)
   Short-time nursing home stay 9 (7.6)
Food delivery service 29 (24.6)
Safety alarm 96 (81.4)