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Book

The ageing population: burden or challenge?

Editors:
WELLS Nicholas, FREER Charles
Publisher:
Macmillan
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
270p., diags, bibliog.
Place of publication:
Basingstoke
Journal article

Between social networks and formal social services

Authors:
LITWIN Howard, AUSLANDER Gail K.
Journal article citation:
Ageing and Society, 8(3), September 1988, pp.269-285.
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

Reports a study of the social networks of recent applications to the social welfare bureaux of Jerusalem. Beyond review of the relevant study variables as reflected in the literature, and an overview of Israeli social services for the aged, addresses why the social networks of the elderly claimants turned to formal assistance.

Journal article

Factors affecting early unplanned readmission of elderly patients to hospital

Authors:
WILLIAMS E. Idris, FITTON Freda
Journal article citation:
British Medical Journal, 24.9.88, 1988, pp.784-787.
Publisher:
British Medical Association

Comparison of two groups of elderly patients identified seven possible principal reasons for readmissions and predisposing characteristics.

Journal article

Age and alcohol : a dangerous cocktail

Authors:
GOODMAN C., WARD M.
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 22.9.88, 1988, pp.16-17.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

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Journal article

How diet can improve the health of older people

Author:
SCRUTTON S.
Journal article citation:
Social Work Today, 21.7.88, 1988, pp.16-17.
Publisher:
British Association of Social Workers

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Book

Multidimensional functional assessment of older adults: the Duke older Americans resources and services procedures

Author:
FILLENBAUM Gerda G
Publisher:
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
179p., tables, bibliog.
Place of publication:
Hillsdale, NJ

The development of multidimensional assessment is reviewed with practical ways that the procedures have been used and can be used by clinicians, program evaluators and planners.

Book

Promoting health among elderly people: a statement from a working group

Authors:
KALACHE Alex, WARNES Tony, HUNTER David J
Publisher:
Kings Fund Centre
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
64p., bibliog.
Place of publication:
London

Report arising from an initiative established by the W.H.O. Programme for Health of the Elderly.

Book

Keeping watch: a study of caring for the elderly at home with the aid of electronics

Author:
PELLOW John
Publisher:
John Clare Books
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
141p.
Place of publication:
London

Describes the work of the CARE Trust - young people with 'care phones' helping the elderly.

Book

Community care and elderly people: Age Concern's response to "Community Care: an agenda for action."

Author:
AGE CONCERN ENGLAND
Publisher:
Age Concern
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
42p.
Place of publication:
Mitcham
Book

Residential care for elderly people

Author:
GILL Peter
Publisher:
University of East Anglia
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
43p., diags., bibliog.
Place of publication:
Norwich

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