Psychiatric disorders affecting the elderly in Australia

Chris Plakiotis, Daniel William O'Connor

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Australia s population is ageing as a result of two factors. The first is that Australian families have been having fewer babies since the late 1960s, with the birth rate falling below the replacement rate. The second is that people are living longer.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMental Health in Australia: Collaborative Community Practice
EditorsGraham Meadows, John Farhall, Ellie Fossey, Margaret Grigg, Fiona McDermott, Bruce Singh
Place of PublicationAustralia
PublisherOxford University Press
Pages615 - 646
Number of pages32
ISBN (Print)9780195574883
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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