Proportion of spending on care for older people fallsBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7360.355/b (Published 17 August 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:355
- Roger Dobson
The proportion of health spending allocated to people aged 65 and over in England and Wales has dropped.
An international study shows that although the share devoted to these older people went down in England and Wales, it went up in the three other countries studied—Canada, Japan, and Australia (Age and Ageing 2002;31:287-94).
The researchers, from the …