Nursing homes in 10 nations: a comparison between countries and settings.

@article{Ribbe1997NursingHI,
  title={Nursing homes in 10 nations: a comparison between countries and settings.},
  author={Miel W. Ribbe and Gunnar Ljunggren and Katherine Steel and Eva Topinkov{\'a} and Catherine Hawes and Naoki Ikegami and Jean Henrard and P V J{\'o}nnson},
  journal={Age and ageing},
  year={1997},
  volume={26 Suppl 2},
  pages={3-12}
}
AIM to illustrate demographic differences and recent trends in the provision and structure of long-term care systems in the 10 countries participating in the Resident Assessment Instrument studies (Denmark, France, Iceland, Italy, Japan, The Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, the UK and the USA). METHOD data were assembled from government documents, statistical yearbooks and articles from journals; supplemental data on long-term care and nursing homes were solicited from colleagues. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING