Ageing and learning disability.

  title={Ageing and learning disability.},
  author={Anthony Holland},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  • Anthony Holland
  • Published 2000 in
    The British journal of psychiatry : the journal…
BACKGROUND Ageing is a continuation of the developmental process and is influenced by genetic and other biological factors as well as personal and social circumstances. AIMS To identify some key biological, psychological and social issues relevant to how ageing might particularly effect people with learning disabilities. METHOD This selected review considers the extent to which there are similarities and differences relative to people without learning disabilities. RESULTS There is a… CONTINUE READING

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