Care of the Aging. Report of a Macy Conference. Edited by Spieler Carolyn. pages. Josiah Macy, Jr., Foundation, New York, 1978. Price, $5.00.

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Abstract

This Macy conference report includes a report by the head of the National Institute on Aging, discussion of the role of the nurse practitioner caring for the aging, a retired British internist's look at geriatrics, and reports of care of the aged in Denmark and the United Kingdom. Appendixes deal with problems of care of the elderly and difficulties of recruiting doctors to that service (reprinted from a report by the Royal College of Physicians), and medical education in geriatrics in the United Kingdom. Subject index.

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