The Social Medicine of Old Age in Northern Ireland

  title={The Social Medicine of Old Age in Northern Ireland},
  author={Gil Adams},
  journal={The Ulster Medical Journal},
  pages={130 - 141}
  • Gil Adams
  • Published 1952 in The Ulster medical journal
THERE must be few people who do not have some appreciation of the practical implications of the increasing proportion of old people in our population, because the medical and social problems arising from this trend have been the subjects of nmaniy inquiries and much literary effort in recent years. As doctors, whether in hospital or in general practice, we have more reason than most to encounter these problems and to desire satisfactory solutions for them, and no doubt you are well acquainted… CONTINUE READING