SeniorLines

SeniorLines...

Description

Seniorlines examines the added value of hospital treatment for people aged 70 and older. This project describes the health and health conditions of older patients admitted to the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG). The data set contains demog...

General Design

Baseline assessment by face-to-face interview, using qualitative and quantitative research methods; (EEN en TWEE) Follow-up assessments three and twelve months after discharge by telephone; Hospital stay was at least two consecutive days. (DRIE) Fac...

Cohort type

Clinical cohort

Design

Longitudinal

Design description

Baseline assessment by face-to-face interview, using qualitative and quantitative research methods; (EEN en TWEE) Follow-up assessments three and twelve months after discharge by telephone; Hospital stay was at least two consecutive days. (DRIE) Face-to-face interview, during house visit. Qualitative and quantitative assessments. (physiological measurements)

Collection type

Prospective

Start/End year

2015 - 2020

Population

Netherlands (the)

Regions

Drenthe, Friesland, Groningen

Number of participants

1274

Number of participants with samples

0

Age group at inclusion

Aged (65+ years)

Marker papers
PID

https://doi.org/10.34760/65266ebe3a2d1

Contact and Contributors

Available Data & Samples

Data categories

  • Survey data
  • Physiological/Biochemical measurements
  • Medical records

Areas of information

  • Socio-demographic and economic characteristics
  • Lifestyle and behaviours
  • Perception of health, quality of life, development and functional limitations
  • Medication and supplements
  • Health and community care services utilization
  • Death
  • Physical measures and assessments
  • Cognition, personality and psychological measures and assessments
  • Administrative information
  • Life events, life plans, beliefs and values
  • Social environment and relationships
  • Non-pharmacological interventions

Subpopulations

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Collection events

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Access conditions

time limit: at least untill 2028; after that as long as Prof. Dr. B.C. van Munster is employed in UMCG....

Conditions

no restriction

Linkage options

Patient electronic health record (only by the Principal Investigator)

Funding & Citation requirements

Funding

"Eerste geldstroom". (Non-commercial sponsored)

Citation requirements

This research has been conducted using Seniorlines. [doi: 10.1186/s12877-021-02444-y] This is a prospective cohort study which aims to provide a better understanding of the added value of hospital treatment for people of at least 70 years. From 17-12-2015 until 30-1-2017 1225 participants of the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) gave informed consent on enrolment. A detailed description of the design, inclusion and exclusion criteria has been described previously.

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