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Many older adults still homebound after 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake

15 Oct 2014

A new study, published online in the journal Age and Ageing, shows that the homebound status of adults over the age of 65 in the aftermath of the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake is still a serious public health concern. Of 2,327 older adults surveyed, approximately 20% were found to be homebound.

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Click here to view the full article which appeared in Oxford Journals for Librarians