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Technologies for the Prevention of Elopement or Wandering in Acute Care and Long-Term Care Facilities: Evidence-Based Guidelines

Last updated: November 28, 2016
Project Number: RA0875-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of technologies for the prevention of elopement or wandering in acute care and long-term care facilities?

Key Message

One evidence-based guideline was identified regarding the use of technologies for the prevention of elopement or wandering in acute care and long-term care facilities.