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Aging in Canada: State of the Art and Science.
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PMID:  23197394     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Canada shares many similarities with other industrialized countries around the world, including a rapidly aging population. What sets Canada uniquely apart is the collaborative approach that has been enacted in the health care system and the aging research initiatives. Canada has tremendous pride in its publicly funded health care system that guarantees universal coverage for health care services on the basis of need, rather than ability to pay. It is also distinguished as a multicultural society that is officially bilingual. Aging research has developed rapidly over the past decade. In particular, the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging is one of the most comprehensive research platforms of its kind and is expected to change the landscape of aging research.
Debra J Sheets; Elaine M Gallagher
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-11-29
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Gerontologist     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1758-5341     ISO Abbreviation:  Gerontologist     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
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Created Date:  2012-11-30     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
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Nlm Unique ID:  0375327     Medline TA:  Gerontologist     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
*Address correspondence to Debra J. Sheets, School of Nursing, University of Victoria, P.O. Box 1700, Victoria, V8W 2Y2, Canada. E-mail:
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