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  1. Residential care for elderly people : a decade of change.

    Article - En anglais


    To determine the changes between 1979 and 1990 in demography and dependency levels in elderly people in residential care.

    Design-Censuses of those aged 65 years and over in any type of residential care at midnight on 11 December 1979 and 27 November 1990.

    Setting-Leicestershire Dissect Health Authority (population 865 133, 1991 census), coterminous with county and social services boundaries.

    Main outcome measures-Age, sex, length of stay, and dependency levels.

    (measured by activities of daily living).

    Mots-clés Pascal : Système santé, Epidémiologie, Vieillard, Homme, Etude comparative, Etablissement troisième âge, Changement, Dépendance

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health system, Epidemiology, Elderly, Human, Comparative study, Homes for the aged, Change, Dependence

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0425520

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.