Rapid rise in patients over 85 highlights need to invest in general practice

The number of patients aged over 85 in England could rise by 50% by 2031 - with dementia set to become the leading cause of death in both men and women by the end of this decade, a report shows.

by Nick Bostock
Rising number of patients aged over 85 (Photo: iStock)
Rising number of patients aged over 85 (Photo: iStock)

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