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Investing in rehabilitation is beneficial

BMJ 1998; 316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.316.7131.571i (Published 21 February 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;316:571
  1. Hilary Bower
  1. London

    Deteriorating rehabilitation services in Britain over the past decade are causing unnecessary dependence and misery, particularly among older people, say healthcare analysts.

    In a joint report, the King's Fund and the government's watchdog, the Audit Commission, say that services promoting rehabilitation have been squeezed out due to lack of investment, leaving people with few alternatives …

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