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ERIC Number: EJ294496
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Health Care Needs of the Rural Elderly.
Palmore, Erdman
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v18 n1 p39-45 1983-84
Uses statistics from the National Center for Health Statistics to show that rural elders have greater health needs than urban elders but receive less care. Barriers to adequate health care include ignorance and denial, a tendency to use lay rather than professional treatment, and financial and transportation difficulties. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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