A good death for the oldest old

M D Witham, Josephine Hockley

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People aged over 85 are the fastest growing segment of the population, both in the UK and across all high-income countries. This is also the group of people who are most likely to die. So it is pertinent to consider how we can ensure that for the oldest old, their deaths, as well as their lives, are as good as we can help them to be.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)329
Number of pages331
JournalAge and Ageing
Issue number3
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 24 Mar 2016


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