oa South African Medical Journal - Ageing and mental problems in the family context
|Article Title||Ageing and mental problems in the family context|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Publication Date||Feb 1981|
|Pages||294 - 296|
|Keyword(s)||Acute confusional state, Affective disorders, Ageing, Anxiety, Dementia, Family context, Gerontology, Mental problems, Neurology, Neurotic adaptational state, Paranoia and Psychology|
Family doctors have substantially contributed to extending life expectancy beyond the biblical allocation of three score years and ten, and, ironically, we may now find ourselves having to cope with problems in the aged for which our training has not adequately equipped us.
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