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Healthy aging: insights for research and policy

Canadian Journal on Aging/La Revue Canadienne du Vieillissement

Author: Payne, B., Dawe, J., Evans, R., Marshall, V., Clarke, P., Norris, D., Hagey, J., Shapiro, E., Wilkins, R., Havens, B.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1997


The major determinants of healthy aging are discussed in terms of current conceptual frameworks of health, measurement, methodologies, & data sources. To maximize the benefit for the health of Canadian seniors, policy recommendations are made to Statistics Canada, Health Canada, & the Seniors Independence Research Program, which cover a range of issues related to measurement & data sources, health services, health status, economic status, & education.

Further Details

Full Title: Canadian Journal on Aging/La Revue canadienne du vieillissement
Pages: 42-52
Volume: 16
Accession Number: 27.5.03
Keywords: North America, older, health improvement, policy compliance
Reads: 221