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Ageing, care need and quality of life the perspective of care givers and people in need of care by Gabriele Doblhammer

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Published by VS in Wiesbaden .
Written in English


  • Care,
  • Health and hygiene,
  • Statistics,
  • Home care services,
  • Older people,
  • Age distribution (Demography),
  • Caregivers

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesAging, care need and quality of life, the perspective of caregivers and people in need of care
StatementGabriele Doblhammer, Rembrandt Scholz (Ed.)
SeriesVS research. Demografischer Wandel - Hintergründe und Herausforderungen, VS research
LC ClassificationsHV1481.G37 A34 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p. :
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24818467M
ISBN 103531166263
ISBN 109783531166261
LC Control Number2010451914

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