ERIC Number: EJ489092
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Health Service Utilization among Older Adults: Conceptual, Measurement, and Modeling Issues in Secondary Analysis.
Wolinsky, Fredric D.
Gerontologist, v34 n4 p470-75 Aug 1994
Many studies examining health service utilization by older adults involve secondary analyses of existing data sources and rely on behavioral model of health services utilization. Suggests that severe shortcomings in breadth and depth of available data, and numbers of intervals at which data have been recorded, limit understanding of health services utilization by older adults. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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