Exploring assistance in Sweden and the United States.

  title={Exploring assistance in Sweden and the United States.},
  author={Dennis G. Shea and Adam Davey and Elia E. Femia and Steven Howard Zarit and Gerdt Sundstr{\"o}m and Stig Berg and Michael A. Smyer},
  journal={The Gerontologist},
  volume={43 5},
PURPOSE Few international comparisons of health services are performed using microlevel data. Using such data, this paper compares the need for and receipt of assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs) in comparable samples in the United States and Sweden, a country with a universal system of community-based services. DESIGN AND METHODS Data from… CONTINUE READING