Transitions into care and mortality among older people

James Robards, Maria Evandrou, Jane Falkingham and Athina Vlachantoni, University of Southampton

[Project number 30146]

This research is concerned with changes in partnership / socioeconomic status which lead to transition into institutional / supported household care and mortality. The work is part of a multidisciplinary research project on the 'Care Life Cycle: Responding to the Health and Social Care Needs of an Ageing Society' funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC).