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Epidemiology in Old Age



Epidemiology in Old Age

Shah Ebrahim (Editor), Alex Kalache (Editor)

ISBN: 978-0-727-90948-0 April 1996 BMJ Books 460 Pages


This major work with an internationally famous list of contributors deals with the ways in which needs assessment, service, evaluation, and public health and social policy may improve the care of elderly people in all societies. It discusses the methodology of epidemiological studies, risk factors, and the most common problems and diseases in old age.