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elderly

adjective advanced in years, aetate proveccus, aged, along in years, hoary, matured, old, seasoned, senescent
See also: old
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I can't imagine how the frail elderly find the stamina to endure chronic pain more severe and long standing than mine.
Evercare serves more than 95,000 frail elderly, chronically ill and disabled individuals living at home, in a community setting or in a skilled nursing facility through a variety of Medicare, Medicaid and private-pay long-term care plans.
ATLANTA, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Seventy-two percent of Georgia's residents oppose proposed state budget cuts in Medicaid funding for nursing home care for the state's frail elderly, according to an independent survey commissioned by the Georgia Nursing Home Association (GNHA).
This included specific criteria for safe, therapeutic transfer techniques specific to frail elderly residents and reflected the standards taught in the PBNC transfer class.
Object of the contract is the award of ~nests under the Plan of action for children of the Area N30 (National Programme Care services for children and the frail elderly - First Act allotment Financial Department) [beaucoup plus grand que].
SAN FRANCISCO--Compared with standard dose inactivated influenza vaccine, high-dose influenza vaccine produced noninferior hemagglutination inhibition titer responses for all A/H1N1, A/H3N2, and B influenza strains among frail elderly long-term care residents in a randomized study conducted during the 2011-2012 and 20122013 influenza seasons.
Woodford and George, who work in elderly medicine in the UK, describe the emergency care of frail elderly patients in acute hospital settings, for doctors, nurses, and therapists.
DOCTORS who are set to take over the NHS in south Warwickshire have promised to prioritise seamless care for frail elderly patients.
21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Texas House budget leaders announced plans to slash the state budget designed to care for frail elderly Texans.
The funds raised were then donated to Aid For Friends Frail Elderly Outreach Center.
Infants, pregnant women, the frail elderly and the sick are most at risk from food poisoning.