Perceived mismatches between needs and services in the health care of elderly people.
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SPICKER, P. and HANSLIP, J., 1994. Perceived mismatches between needs and services in the health care of elderly people. Scottish Medical Journal, 39 (6), pp. 172 – 174.
A postal enquiry to professionals involved in service delivery points to a number of problems in the process of referring elderly people appropriately. These problems related to lack of choice and constrained options, rather than mis-referral through inadequate assessment.