Shaping home care in Europe: the contribution of the Aged in Home Care project

Giovanni Gambassi, Lw Sørbye, V Garms Homolová, J Henrard, Pv Jónsson, D Fialová, E Topinková

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Abstract

During the 1990s, use of home care sector has increased substantially in Europe. However, research on home care continues to be underreported. This article summarizes the findings from the "Aged in Home Care" (ADHOC) study - carried out from 2001 to 2004 in Europe - and women's situation in European Home Care.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)235-242
Number of pages8
JournalMaturitas
Volume62
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Depression
  • Europe
  • Female
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Health Status
  • Home Care Services
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Obesity
  • Pain
  • Quality of Health Care
  • Sex Factors

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