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Multimorbidity and healthcare utilization among home care clients with dementia in Ontario, Canada: A retrospective analysis of a population-based cohort

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The association between level of multimorbidity and 1-y risk of acute hospitalization and emergency department visit as modified by continuity of care.

Sub-hazard ratios account for the competing risks of death and long-term care admission. Estimates adjusted for age, sex, income, marital status, rurality, prior hospitalizations and ED visits, Minimum Data Set Health Status Index, and Changes in Health, End-stage disease and Symptoms and Signs scale. CC, chronic condition; COC, continuity of physician care.

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