Abuse versus neglect: A model to understand the causes of and treatment strategies for

Movsas, Tammy Zietchick; Movsas, Benjamin
September 1990
Issues in Law & Medicine;Fall90, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p163
Academic Journal
Investigates the causes and treatment strategies for abuse and neglect among older persons in the United States. Increasing public awareness regarding the problem; Prevalence of abuse and neglect; Strategies for the prevention of elder mistreatment; Stressed caretaker theory; Distinction between active abuse and passive neglect; `Abuse versus neglect' model.


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