Clinical digest. Long-term study sheds light on why more women than men live in care homes

June 2012
Nursing Standard;6/6/2012, Vol. 26 Issue 40, p15
Trade Publication
The article discusses research reported in the article "Gender Differences in Care Home Admission Risk: Partner’s Age Explains the Higher Risk for Women" which found that women face a higher risk of nursing home admission because of their partner’s age and ill health.


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