Vol , Issue Date of Publication: January 01, 2015
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20529/IJME.2015.012

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Are we treating our geriatric population ethically? – views of a resident doctor

Samujjala Deb
With the improvement in health services and continuing advancements in medicine, people are living longer all over the world. Thus the proportion of patients in the elderly age group is also increasing. How ethically are we treating our geriatric patients in India and what does the future hold for them?

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