Ageing: The Facts

Ageing: The Facts


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The number of elderly throughout the world is increasing steadily, especially in the USA and Europe. The second edition of Ageing: The Facts examines the recent political and demographic changes, and the advances in medical knowledge that affect the elderly population. The extensive revision provides a wealth of information on the physical, mental, and sociological aspects of aging. This practical manual explores various aspects of growing old, gives advice to geriatric care practitioners, and offers a positive approach to aging.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780192621504
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 11/19/1992
Series: Facts Series
Edition description: REV
Pages: 216
Product dimensions: 5.63(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.64(d)

About the Author

Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Table of Contents

1. The World Grows Grey

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