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Well, here in Brazil, low educational and SES level of the older populatin are, in my beleve, important barriers. Other point we found to make hard bring aged people to research is that some people have, in any moment of life, participated in research without heard any result back. So, I beleve it's important return results for this population. This, we found to increase participation on our experience in LAGER, especially in olders enrolled in the prograns developed by our group. Other point that I beleve to have some influence on older's participation is that we need to give attention for then and not only treat then like sample. Besides all must be relevent differences between countries as well as similarities. So this is an important place for change experience and knowledge.


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