Critical reflections on end-of-life care for people with intellectual disabilities: a single case study approach.

Abstract

People with intellectual disabilities (ID) are enjoying increasing longevity, but are simultaneously having to cope with the additional health problems associated with ageing. Even though people with ID are reported to have worse health than the rest of the population, resulting in greater health-care needs, they also have poorer health care than the… (More)

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@article{Read2012CriticalRO, title={Critical reflections on end-of-life care for people with intellectual disabilities: a single case study approach.}, author={Sue Cheryl Read and Deborah Cartlidge}, journal={International journal of palliative nursing}, year={2012}, volume={18 1}, pages={23-7} }