2010

Ageing, Care Need and Quality of Life

The Perspective of Care Givers and People in Need of Care

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ISBN: 978-3-531-16626-1 (Print) 978-3-531-92335-2 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages 1-11

  2. Projections of Care Need and Care Resources

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 13-13

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      Pages 14-28

      People in Need of Long-term Care: The Present and the Future

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      Pages 29-41

      Care Need Projections for Germany until 2050

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      Pages 42-60

      Care Need Projections by Marital Status and Childlessness for Germany 2000-2030 based on the FELICIE Project

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      Pages 61-81

      Projection of Care Need and Family Resources in Germany

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      Pages 82-93

      Cohort Trends in Disability and Future Care Need in Germany

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      Pages 94-111

      Projections of the Number of People with Dementia in Germany 2002 Through 2047

  3. Health Factors and Care Determinants

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 113-113

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      Pages 114-142

      The Effect of Sex, Obesity and Smoking on Health Transitions: A Statistical Meta-analysis

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      Pages 143-162

      Demand for Long-term Residential Care and Acute Health Care by Older People in the Context of the Ageing Population of Finland

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      Pages 163-176

      Old Age, the Need of Long-term Care and Healthy Life Expectancy

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      Pages 177-201

      Trends in Individual Trajectories of Health Limitations: A Study based on the German Socio-Economic Panel for the Periods 1984 to 1987 and 1995 to 1998

  4. Care Givers

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 203-203

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      Pages 204-221

      Perceived Care Giver Burden of Spouses and Children in Flanders: Who’s Feeling more Burdened and Why?

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      Pages 222-240

      Voluntary Care Giving in the Life Course of Women in Eastern and Western Germany

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 241-243