Doctors have begun to grapple with a new problem related to the country’s aging demographic.

A growing number of older patients are readmitted to hospital shortly after discharge. A study just published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) uncovers a big gap in health care.

October 3, 2018
Doctors have begun to grapple with a new problem related to the country’s aging demographic. A growing number of older patients are readmitted to hospital shortly […]
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