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ERIC Number: EJ563727
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
Need and Unmet Need for Mental Health Care among Elderly Public Housing Residents.
Black, Betty Smith; Rabins, Peter V.; German, Pearl; McGuire, Marsden; Roca, Robert
Gerontologist, v37 n6 p717-28 Dec 1997
Using epidemiologic survey data of elderly residents in six public housing developments, assesses the need for mental health care. Found that 37% of the predominantly African American sample needed mental health services. Males, older residents, those with no Medicare insurance, and those with daily living impairments were most at risk. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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