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Title Rural health and aging research : theory, methods, and practical applications / edited by Wilbert M. Gesler, Donna J. Rabiner, Gordon H. DeFriese
Published Amityville, N.Y. : Baywood Pub. Co., [1998]
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Description 1 online resource (iv, 259 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Society and aging series
Society and aging series.
Contents Introduction to research on rural health and aging issues / Wilbert M. Gesler, Donna J. Rabiner, and Gordon H. Defriese -- Secondary data and statistical profiles of older rural Americans / Mary Anne P. Salmon and Thomas C. Ricketts, III -- Methods for assessing geographic aspects of health care for older adults in rural areas / Wilbert M. Gesler, Lucy A. Savitz, and Peggy S. Wittie -- Theoretical and methodological approaches to migration research on rural aging populations / Charles F. Longino, Jr. and Mark H. Smith -- The community-based laboratory approach to the development of collaborative rural health and aging research and demonstrations / Harold L. Cook and Gordon H. DeFriese -- Incorporating qualitative methods into the study of health beliefs and health behaviors of rural older adults / Thomas A. Arcury, Susan A. Gaylord, and Harold L. Cook -- The potential of community service and research partnerships: the Geriatric Team Consultation Project / Rebecca H. Hunter ... [and others] -- Research in rural minority aging in the southeast U.S.: results and directions / Thomas A. Arcury, Ronny A. Bell, and Iris B. Carlton-LaNey -- Trajectories of health in aging populations / Elizabeth C. Clipp ... [and others] -- Methodologic rigor and therapeutic obligation: the dialectic in community research / Carol C. Hogue -- Informal caregiving networks and community resource infrastructure serving rural elderly populations: making the macro-micro link / Jean Kincade ... [and others] -- Improving health care research for rural elderly people using advanced communications technologies / Mark E. Williams, Thomas C. Ricketts, III, and Bob G. Thompson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Health Services for the Aged.
Rural Health Services.
Rural elderly -- Medical care -- United States
Rural health services -- United States.
Rural health services.
United States.
United States.
Form Electronic book
Author DeFriese, Gordon H.
Gesler, Wilbert M., 1941-
Rabiner, Donna G
LC no. 97028444
ISBN 1351841890