Published on in Vol 9, No 2 (2020): February

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/15423, first published .
Impact of Geriatric Hotlines on Health Care Pathways and Health Status in Patients Aged 75 Years and Older: Protocol for a French Multicenter Observational Study

Impact of Geriatric Hotlines on Health Care Pathways and Health Status in Patients Aged 75 Years and Older: Protocol for a French Multicenter Observational Study

Impact of Geriatric Hotlines on Health Care Pathways and Health Status in Patients Aged 75 Years and Older: Protocol for a French Multicenter Observational Study

Laure Martinez 1*, MD;  Noémie Lacour 2*, MD;  Régis Gonthier 1*, MD, PhD;  Marc Bonnefoy 3*, MD, PhD;  Luc Goethals 4, 5*, MSc;  Cedric Annweiler 6, 7, 8*, MD, PhD;  Nathalie Salles 9*, MD, PhD;  Nathalie Jomard 3*, MD;  Jérôme Bohatier 10*, MD;  Magali Tardy 11*, MD;  Etienne Ojardias 1*, MD;  Romain Jugand 1*, MD;  Bienvenu Bongué 4, 5, 12*, PhD;  Thomas Celarier 1, 4, 13*, MD

1 Department of Clinical Gerontology, University Hospital of Saint-Etienne , Saint Etienne , FR

2 Department of Clinical Gerontology, Firminy Hospital , Firminy , FR

3 Department of Clinical Gerontology, University Hospital of Lyon Sud , Lyon , FR

4 Jean Monnet University Saint-Etienne, Chaire Santé des Ainés , Saint Etienne , FR

5 Support and Education Technic Centre of Health Examination Centres (CETAF) , Saint Etienne , FR

6 Department of Clinical Gerontology, Angers University Hospital; Angers University Memory Clinic, Research Center on Autonomy and Longevity, University of Angers , Angers , FR

7 School of Medicine, Health Faculty, University of Angers , Angers , FR

8 Robarts Research Institute, Department of Medical Biophysics, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario , London, ON, CA

9 Department of Clincal Gerontology, Bordeaux University Hospital , Pessace , FR

10 Department of Clinical Gerontology, Clermont-Ferrand University Hospital , Clermont-Ferrand , FR

11 Department of Clinical Gerontology, Saint Chamond Hospital , Saint Chamond , FR

12 Jean Monnet University Saint-Etienne Autonomic Nervous System Research Laboratory, University of Lyon , Saint Etienne , FR

13 Gerontopôle AURA , Saint Etienne , FR

*all authors contributed equally

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