Closing the gap between generationsBMJ 2008; 337 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.a1770 (Published 23 September 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a1770
- Sébastien Tassy, geriatrician1,
- Frederique Retornaz1
- 1Department of Psychiatry, Pr Azorin, Sainte Marguerite University Hospital, 270 Boulevard Sainte Marguerite, Marseilles 13009, France
A key determinant of social and healthcare inequities is missing from the World Health Organization’s report to reduce health inequities related to social injustice1 2:interest in patients decreases as they become “geriatric” patients.
After the deaths of thousands of elderly people in the …