Table 3

Evaluation of outcomes

Chronic diseaseOutcomesNumber of studies demonstrating efficacy
DementiaAgitation4
Resident engagement3
Depression1
Discontinued antipsychotics1
Functional status1
Pain/discomfort1
Time on task1
Affect1
Nursing assessments1
Quality of life0
Neuropsychiatric symptoms0
DiabetesInsulin dose1
Physician assessments1
Preventative screening1
Hypoglycaemia0
Pharmacotherapy0
Congestive heart failureAvailability of echocardiogram1
Pharmacotherapy1
Nursing assessments1
Immunisation rates1
Education1