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Title Health care for older women / edited by Julie George and Shah Ebrahim
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1992
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [1992]


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Description xiv, 267 pages : black and white illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Oxford medical publications
Oxford medical publications.
Contents Machine derived contents note: 1. Women and Aging: Demographic Aspects, E. Grundy -- 2. Informal Care and Community Care, D. Jones -- 3. Everyday Life in Institutional Care, A. Bowling and J. Formby -- 4. Gynecology in Older Women, W. Savage -- 5. Controversies in Screening for Breast and Cervical Cancer, A. Fletcher -- 6. Incontinence and the Older Woman, D. Mandelstam -- 7. The Menopause, J. Ginsburg -- 8. Osteoporosis, R. Smith -- 9. Women, Sex, and Aging, W. Greengross -- 10. Older Widows and Couples in Contemporary Society, C. Freer -- 11. Depressed Mood in Older Women, H. Cattell and G. Wilkinson -- 12. Elder Abuse, G. Bennett -- 13. Health of the Elderly Asian Women, S. Ebrahim -- 14. The Relationship of Elderly Women to Their Doctors, M. Sidell -- 15. Pre-retirement Education and the Role of the GP, A. Coleman -- 16. "Everyone Wants to Go to Heaven, But No One Wants to Die," Screening Women Over 75: A Health Promotion Approach, J. Tilston and J. Williams -- 17. Excercise and Older Women, A. Hardman -- 18. Successful Aging: The Product of Biological Factors, Environmental Quality, and Behavioral Competence, M. Baltes and M. Reichert
Analysis Women Health
Geriatric medicine
Gynaecology and obstetrics
Social and preventive medicine
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Older women -- Health and hygiene.
Aging -- Health aspects.
Older women -- Care.
Women's Health.
Health Services for the Aged.
Women's Health.
Author Ebrahim, Shah, editor
George, Julie, editor
LC no. 91024102
ISBN 0192620681 (hardback)
9780192620682 (hardback)