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Economic burden to primary informal caregivers of hospitalized older adults in Mexico: a cohort study

Mariana López-Ortega1, Carmen García-Peña2, Víctor Granados-García2, José Juan García-González3 and Mario Ulises Pérez-Zepeda1*

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1 Instituto Nacional de Geriatría, Periférico Sur 2767, Colonia San Jerónimo Lídice, Delegación Magdalena Contreras, México D.F, Mexico

2 Unidad de Investigación Epidemiológica y en Servicios de Salud, Area de Envejecimiento, Centro Médico Nacional Siglo XXI; Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, México, D.F, Mexico

3 Hospital General Regional No. 1, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico

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BMC Health Services Research 2013, 13:51  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-51

Published: 8 February 2013

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