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Long-term care: concept and reality

Long-term care: concept and reality

Health Care Management 3(1): 1-7

Despite increasing demand and numerous problems associated with its delivery, long-term care has been largely ignored in the recent debates over health care reform. The gap between concept and reality is explored in detail, along with possible approaches to the creation of a system that is humane, fair, and equitable.

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