Ageing International

, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp 7–11

Age-based rationing: A wrong turn on the road to reform

  • Andrew H. Smith
The Dialogue on Age Discrimination Intensifies

DOI: 10.1007/BF03033487

Cite this article as:
Smith, A.H. Ageing International (1993) 20: 7. doi:10.1007/BF03033487


Arguments that U.S. health care dollars can be saved by denying older people access to expensive treatment are faulty and misleading, and divert us from the only effective way to contain care costs.

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