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J R Soc Med. 1994 August; 87(8): 474–476.
PMCID: PMC1294692

Health in old age.


The elderly are the fastest growing section of the population and have a greater volume of medical needs than any other in society. The challenge of providing care for them is therefore of considerable interest to the health professions and to governments.

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