Tag: senior citizens
This collection of research and reports examines physician-assisted suicide in the U.S. and compares American policies and trends with those in Europe.
A new study suggests marathon races interfere with ambulance service. Transportation delays may help explain why elderly patients with cardiac problems are more likely to die if they live near marathon routes.
Older patients are diagnosed with elder abuse in less than 0.02 percent of emergency room visits, an indication that doctors may not be spotting signs of abuse.
2015 working paper from the National Bureau of Economic Research that examines medical spending among elderly Americans, with a focus on the amount of medical expenses for those who are ages 70 to 90.
2015 study published in
Political Analysis that examines forecasts from the Social Security Administration to determine whether and why the federal agency has made errors in its projections.