A study of health care decision among the Chinese elders in Beijing and Hong Kong
Professor Chi, Iris (Principal investigator)
Professor Hurciwz (Co-Investigator)
Professor Chan (Co-Investigator)
health care decision, Chinese elders
Social Work, Public Health and Social Services (Obsolete)
Other Funding Scheme
To analyze the ways in which Chinese elders in Hong Kong and Beijing perceive and manage episodes of illness. This includes their experience and recognition of symptoms, their evaluation of whether they are ill, and their decision among alternative responses to care seeking during an illness episode.