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Research considerations: the link between housing and health in the elderly.

Journal of Gerontological Nursing

Author: MacDonald, M., Remus, G., Laing, G.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1994

Abstract:

Elderly tenants of housing projects are "aging in place" and increasingly need more supportive services. The link between housing and health for the elderly is not recognized. Elders differ on how declining health and disability should be managed in housing projects. Fostering participation in decision making is health promoting.

Further Details

Pages: 5-10
Volume: 20
Issue: 7
Accession Number: December, 2010
Keywords: Older, housing, ageing in place, health
Reads: 188
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