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Implications of Changing Demographic Structures for Rural Health Services

Citation

Meade, Melinda S. (1992). Implications of Changing Demographic Structures for Rural Health Services. In Gesler, Wilbert M. & Ricketts, Thomas C. (Eds.), Health in Rural North America: The Geography of Health Care Services and Delivery (pp. 69-85). New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press.

Abstract

Experts in public health, geography, and demography examine the spatial aspects of rural health care services and delivery. They pay special attention to high-risk populations--children, the elderly, disabled people, the mentally ill--and make policy suggestions.

Reference Type

Book Chapter

Book Title

Health in Rural North America: The Geography of Health Care Services and Delivery

Author(s)

Meade, Melinda S.

Editor(s)

Gesler, Wilbert M.
Ricketts, Thomas C.

Year Published

1992

Pages

69-85

Publisher

Rutgers University Press

City of Publication

New Brunswick, N.J.

Reference ID

323