4

 

Behavioral and Social Sciences

 

71

   

 Justification and Major Themes,

 

72

   

 Research Priorities,

 

75

   

 Additional Research Opportunities,

 

80

   

 Methodological Needs,

 

81

   

 Resource Recommendations,

 

82

   

 Cross-Disciplinary and Crosscutting Issues,

 

83

 5

 

Health Services Delivery Research

 

88

   

 Long-Term Care and Continuity of Care for Older Persons,

 

90

   

 Financing of Health Care for Older Persons,

 

95

   

 Drug Use,

 

96

   

 Mental Health Services,

 

99

   

 Disability/Disese Prevention and Health Promotion Services,

 

100

   

 Research Priorities,

 

101

   

 Additional Research Opportunities,

 

102

   

 Resources Required,

 

102

   

 Cross-Disciplinary and Crosscutting Issues,

 

103

 6

 

Research in Biomedical Ethics

 

107

   

 Research Priorities,

 

107

   

 Additional Research Opportunities,

 

115

   

 Conclusions and Resource Recommendations,

 

115

 7

 

Review of Resources Committed to Research on Aging

 

119

   

 Funding Support for Research on Aging,

 

119

   

 Institutions Engaged in Research on Aging,

 

123

   

 Publications on Research in Aging,

 

125

   

 Personnel Engaged in the Study of Aging,

 

127

 

 

Appendixes

 
   

A  Acknowledgments

 

135

   

 Liaison Teams,

 

135

   

 Experts Providing Information to the Committee,

 

140

   

 Directors, DVA Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Centers,

 

142

   

 Directors, Pharmaceutical Company Research,

 

143

   

B  Background Documents

 

144

 

 

Index

 

145



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