Study: Is late-life dependency increasing or not?

26 Aug, 2017 | 17:03h | UTC

Is late-life dependency increasing or not? A comparison of the Cognitive Function and Ageing Studies (CFAS) – The Lancet (free)

Commentaries: The burden of triumph: meeting health and social care needs – The Lancet (free) AND Do we really need 200,000 more care home beds? – The Guardian (free) AND Time spent frail in old age ‘doubles’ – BBC (free)

“The amount of time spent needing daily care in late life has doubled in England over the past two decades, a study suggests”. (from BBC)

 

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