THE HEALTH CARE needs of 44 elderly, seasonal migrants to a remote desert town in Arizona were examined in this study.
Findings suggest that the convenience sample differed from the general population in that they reported good to excellent health, low utilization of health services during the past year, and high levels of social support from family and friends.
Mots-clés Pascal : Vieillard, Migration population, Variation saisonnière, Besoin, Soin, Utilisation, Service santé, Support social, Etats Unis, Santé publique, Homme, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Elderly, Population migration, Seasonal variation, Need, Care, Use, Health service, Social support, United States, Human, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0144937
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199608.