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Session 132:
Access to Healthcare Services by the Older Persons

Thursday, December 3
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Acropolis 4

Chair: James Ntozi, Makerere University
Discussant: William Muhwava, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA)

  1. Nazi Vincent Bagnoa, Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé (IRSS)

  2. Health and care for older persons in AfricaRoseline Kihumba, HelpAge International; Douglas Lackey, HelpAge International

  3. Access and payment of inpatient healthcare among the aged in Ghana: evidence from the WHO multi-country studyReuben T. Larbi, University of Ghana; Doris Ottie-Boakye, University of Ghana; Margaret Appiah, Regional Institute for Population Studies (RIPS) and Carolina Population Centre

  4. Help-seeking behaviour; a qualitative exploration of the perceptions of older Ghanaian men in London and KumasiLailah Alidu, University of Birmingham; Elizabeth Grunfeld, Coventry University

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