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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
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Eldemire-Shearer, Denise A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Article Title
Ageing: A new challenge to health care in the new millenium
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2001
Volume ID
50
Issue ID
2
Page(s)
157-61
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Abstract
Suggests that Caribbean countries need to recognize that their populations are growing older and so move to make adequate arrangements to meet the social, economic and health needs. Proposes that a comprehensive programme should include long-term care provisions as well as preventive strategies which adopt the life cycle approach.....
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