October 2003, Volume 53, Issue 10

Editorial

Ageing:The Demographic Volcano

S. A. Khan  , P. Ghosh

Over the past fifty years the elderly population has increased rapidly in the developed world and is still rising.1 In some European countries the elderly population has already exceeded the 20 percent mark. These people tend to have greater health and social needs as seen in the Uni

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