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A comprehensive grid to evaluate case management’s effectiveness for community-dwelling frail older people: results from a multiple, embedded case study

Bibliographic reference Van Durme, Thérèse ; Schmitz, Olivier ; Cès, Sophie ; Anthierens, Sibyl ; Maggi, Patrick ; et. al. A comprehensive grid to evaluate case management’s effectiveness for community-dwelling frail older people: results from a multiple, embedded case study. In: BMC Geriatrics, Vol. 15, no. 67, p. 1-13 (2015)
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