TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Movsas, Tammy Zietchick; Movsas, Benjamin
PUB. DATE
September 1990
SOURCE
Issues in Law & Medicine;Fall90, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p163
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
9607292013

 

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