Optimized Senior Patient Program (Optimed) is focusing on optimizing the treatment of older medical patients.
The group conducs large clinical trials in older medical patients in collaboration with the Emergency Department at Hvidovre Hospital and municipal rehabilitation units in the Region of Copenhagen.
Optimed is an interdisciplinary research group who collaborates with research groups throughout Denmark, as well as in the United States, the UK and New Zealand.
Multidisciplinary research methods are highly prioritized in order to choose the research designs and statistical methods which are the best for a given hypothesis.
Optimed works closely with health professionals in clinical practice both in hospitals and in the community setting to make research appropriate, applicable and easy to implement.