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The Frail Elderly Person and Those Suffering From Dementia

  • John C. Harvey
Part of the Philosophy and Medicine book series (PHME, volume 41)

Abstract

The world’s population is graying. More people are living longer at the present time. This is occurring all over the world — not only in the highly industrialized countries, but also in the so-called developing world. The geriatric age group is the fastest growing segment in the population.

Keywords

Assisted Suicide Intergenerational Equity Brain Failure Frail Elderly Person Health Care Dollar 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1992

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  • John C. Harvey

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