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Mentally frail elderly

Mentally frail elderly

should we prescribe community care? : the proceedings of a conference on March 25th 1986 to consider the operation and findings of an action-research project on the home support of dementia sufferers in Ipswich and Newham

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Published by King"s Fund Centre, Age Concern Institute of Gerontology in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcarried out by the Age Concern Institute of Gerontology and the Department of Psychiatry, United Medical & Dental School.
SeriesConference report -- KFC 86/99
ContributionsAge Concern Institute of Gerontology., King"s Fund Centre.
The Physical Object
Pagination33 leaves ;
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22355259M

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Caring for Frail Elderly People: Policies in Evolution Chapter United States Pamela Doty, Ph.D. PDF Version (38 PDF pages). On average, frail elderly persons accounted for the most potentially preventable inpatient spending for nearly all individual ambulatory-care-sensitive conditions. Much of the preventable inpatient spending in this group was related to acute care visits for: Heart failure .

  A separate class-action lawsuit, which hasn't reached a settlement, involves mentally ill people living in traditional Illinois nursing homes, where they're mixed with frail elderly patients. This book will guide future discussions of communities' obligations to the frail elderly. Excerpt The dramatic expansion of the elderly population in this country, as well as in many other countries, is a relatively recent phenomenon which has ramifications throughout society.

Dr. Moroney develops the idea of the family as both recipient and dispenser of social services. Simply and effectively he "paints the landscape" with respect to American families. He focuses on two special cases: families with frail elderly and families with severely mentally handicapped children. based on the use of the terms: “frail elderly” and “mortality”. Only study samples that exclusively comprised adults 65 years old or older who lived in the community were included. Studies investigating hospitalized and institutionalized elderly persons, andCited by: 2.


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