Reference : Social inequalities in dementia care, cure, and research
Scientific journals : Article
Human health sciences : Geriatrics
Human health sciences : Public health, health care sciences & services
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/29929
Social inequalities in dementia care, cure, and research
English
Leist, Anja mailto [University of Luxembourg > Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE) > Integrative Research Unit: Social and Individual Development (INSIDE) >]
4-Apr-2017
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Blackwell Science
Yes (verified by ORBilu)
0002-8614
1532-5415
Malden
MA
[en] WHO Global Action Plan ; socioeconomic inequalities ; gender differences
[en] Social inequalities in dementia can be found in diagnosis, cure, care, and research. Less advantaged groups are women, persons with ethnic minority status, lower income, lower education, and living in more deprived or rural areas. These social inequalities suggest that funding of research and medical and care expenses related to dementia may not be equitably allocated to those in need, even in the most advanced countries. Experience from the field of heart disease gives an estimate on the timescale and efforts it takes to successfully address social inequalities related to gender. Strong concerted efforts will be needed to mitigate social inequalities in dementia.
Integrative Research Unit: Social and Individual Development (INSIDE) > PEARL Institute for Research on Socio-Economic Inequality (IRSEI)
Fonds National de la Recherche - FnR
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/29929
10.1111/jgs.14893
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jgs.14893/full
FnR ; FNR9522302 > Louis Chauvel > ?ProSocial? > A Research Programme on Social Inequality within the National, European and International Context > 01/06/2012 > 31/05/2017 > 2011

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