Skip to main content
Air Liquide
Air Liquide worldwide
Please select

Engineering & Construction

View

Large projects

View

日日夜夜撸Quick Access

Aging population

Soon, nearly a quarter of the world's population will be aged over 601

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations (UN) agree that people aged over 60 will account for nearly a quarter of the world's population by 2050 (that's 2?billion people)1.

An inverse age pyramid

Increasing life expectancy and falling birth rates are seen as the two major causes of population aging.

The 20th century saw the fastest decline in mortality of any period in human history2. Between now and 2050, the global population is likely to have an average lifespan of 76?years, whilst the average for developing countries could be 70?years2.

The number of over-60s and under-15s more or less equal by 20502

It is forecasted that the falling birth rate in developed countries will, by 2050, result in twice as many over-60s as under-15s2. The forecast for developing countries suggests that the number of over-60s and under-15s will be more or less equal by 20502.

Today's advances in pharmacology, home automation and remote medical facilitate the home delivery of treatment.of treatment for chronic disease patients.

An unprecedented health and economic challenge

It is essential that our societies be prepared to respond to the special needs of older populations.

The increase in the average age of populations has the effect of:

  • Reducing the number of working people to drive the economy
  • Increasing expenditure on caring for a constantly increasing number of older people4
The emergence of more and more age-related conditions

Against this background, access to healthcare and the need to control healthcare expenditure日日夜夜撸 pose bigger challenges than ever for all healthcare professionals and governments.

A global increase in chronic diseases is to be expected as population aging leads to the emergence of more and more age-related conditions, such as cancer, cerebrovascular accidents and neurodegenerative diseases1-3.

In the world's industrialized countries, more than 60% of over-70s have at least one chronic disease4.

日日夜夜撸This situation requires the healthcare sector to anticipate demand and deliver appropriate solutions, such as:

  • Training specialist healthcare professionals
  • Preventing and treating chronic diseases
  • Developing sustainable policies for long-term care and palliative care
  • Introducing specially adapted services and environments

Home healthcare provides a response to this challenge

Today's advances in pharmacology, home automation and remote medical assistance enable the development of technologies - like infusion systems, respiratory assistance solutions and external insulin pump systems - that facilitate the home delivery of treatment for chronic disease patients.

By offering these services and technologies to patients日日夜夜撸 in their own homes, healthcare providers are contributing to improvements in care and cost control.

As a home healthcare stakeholder through its Group subsidiaries worldwide, Air?Liquide Healthcare works in partnership with healthcare professionals to care for chronic disease patients.

日日夜夜撸Faced with these major challenges that will soon affect the entire planet, our home healthcare services are designed to respond to three goals:

  • Offering older patients a better quality of life in their own homes
  • Providing more effective treatment continuity monitoring for greater efficacy
  • Limiting the length of hospitalization and/or preventing re-hospitalization to reduce healthcare costs

As a responsible company, it is our duty to make our support services and programs available to protect people who have become vulnerable as a result of their age.

References:

  1. WHO. Connecting and caring: innovations for healthy ageing. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. Available at: , viewed on 23/11/2014.
  2. United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division (2013). World Population Prospects: The 2012 Revision, Press Release (13 June 2013): "World Population to reach 9.6?billion by 2050 with most growth in developing regions, especially Africa". Available at: , viewed on 23/11/2014.
  3. GIS-IReSP. Institut de Recherche en Santé Publique. Questions de santé publique 2008;2. Available at: , viewed on 23/11/2014.
  4. Stenholm S, Westerlund H, Head J et al. Comorbidity and functional trajectories from midlife to old Age: The Health and Retirement Study. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 2014; 12: 1-7
天天夜日日在线观看,夭天啪天天谢干,2017天天拍天天拍香蕉视频 天天夜日日在线观看,天天透天天通天天擦,人人天天夜夜日日狠狠 成人av_国产自拍 亚洲av_每日更新在线观看av_成人在线 久草在线,新免费观看 -天天穞日日穞夜夜穞,久草在线免费资源站 日本一级特黄大片,A级高清免费毛片av无码,欧美成 人 在线播放-日日夜夜撸 日本毛片免费视频观看_无码av高清毛片在线看_a级高清免费毛片av无码_最新高清无码专区, 亚洲阿v在线免费播放,亚洲阿v天堂最新版本2019,亚洲啊天堂在线电影,亚洲阿v天堂2017国产,亚洲阿v天堂高清,亚洲爱就操,亚洲阿b在线观看 2018天天色,天天干,天天操,天天射,天天好逼网,天天色综合网 99热视频这只有精品国产,99热在线视频观看免费,99热久久免费视频在线,亚洲视频99热精品在线播放