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Health Disparities: Older Adults


  • elderly
  • aged
  • older adults
  • "frail elderly"
  • geriatric
  • elder or elders

Some databases also have terms such as "health services for the aged".  Databases may also allow limiting by age group. 

Combine the above terms with terms like these:

  • disparities
  • "health status"
  • "quality of health care"
  • "health services accessibility"
  • "health equity"