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Nursing Services Report

Demographic and health profile of older adults utilising public health nursing services in Ireland: Findings from The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (TILDA)

by Catriona Murphy






Migration Report

A New Look at the Recession and Irelandís Older People: The Emigration of Adult Children and the Mental Health of their Parents

by Irene Mosca and Alan Barrett






Obesity Report

Obesity in an Ageing Society: Implications for Health, Physical Function and Health Service Utilisation

by Siobhan Leahy, Anne Nolan, Jean O’ Connell & Rose Anne Kenny





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The Over 50s in a Changing Ireland: Economic Circumstances, Health and Well-Being

Key Findings

Full Report




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Profile of the Sandwich Generation and Intergenerational Transfers in Ireland

by Christine McGarrigle & Rose Anne Kenny





Healthcare Utilisation Report


Patterns and Determinants of Health Care Utilisation in Ireland

by Aoife McNamara, Charles Normand & Brendan Whelan





Polypharmacy Report


Polypharmacy in Adults Over 50 in Ireland: Opportunities for Cost Saving and Improved Healthcare

by Kathryn Richardson*, Patrick Moore*, Jure Peklar, Rose Galvin, Kathleen Bennett & Rose Anne Kenny

*joint first authors.



Pensions Report


Supplementary Pensions and the Income of Ireland’s Retirees

by Sanna Nivakoski and Alan Barrett





Carers' Report


Profile of Community-Dwelling Older People with Disability and Their Caregivers in Ireland

by Kamiya, Yumiko, Murphy, Catriona, Savva, George and Timonen, Virpi






Fifty Plus in Ireland 2011. First Results from The Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing

Executive Summary (PDF 70KB)

Full Report (PDF 3,254KB)

Press Release (PDF 83KB)



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Design report



TILDA Design Report 2010






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