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ALLMedicine™ Elder Abuse Center

Research & Reviews  1,151 results

Research priorities for elder abuse screening and intervention: A Geriatric Emergency C...
https://doi.org/10.1080/08946566.2021.1904313
Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect; Kayser J, Morrow-Howell N et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - The Geriatric Emergency Care Applied Research (GEAR) Network (1) conducted a scoping review of the current literature on the identification of and interventions to address elder abuse among patients receiving care in emergency departments and (2) ...

Factors associated with staff-to-resident abuse in Norwegian nursing homes: a cross-sec...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7977325
BMC Health Services Research; Botngård A, Eide AH et. al.

Mar 20th, 2021 - Elder abuse is a public health problem that is gaining attention due to its serious impacts on people's health and well-being, and it is predicted to increase along with the world's rapidly ageing population. Staff-to-resident abuse in nursing hom...

Elder Abuse and Women's Health: ACOG Committee Opinion Summary, Number 824.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000004299
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Feb 17th, 2021 - Elder abuse, a violation of human rights, is defined as a single or repeated act, or lack of appropriate actions, which causes harm, risk of harm, or distress to an individual 60 years or older. As many as 1 in 10 older adults have been victims of...

Elder Abuse and Women's Health: ACOG Committee Opinion, Number 824.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000004298
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Feb 17th, 2021 - Elder abuse, a violation of human rights, is defined as a single or repeated act, or lack of appropriate actions, which causes harm, risk of harm, or distress to an individual 60 years or older. As many as 1 in 10 older adults have been victims of...

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Guidelines  11 results

Protecting Patients from Elder Abuse Scams
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1001/p438.html
American Family Physician;

Sep 30th, 2019 - Living on my own continues to be very important to me, even though I'm getting older and am sometimes forgetful. I manage pretty well with the help of my son, who visits me weekly, and my family doctor, who I see monthly for my hypertension, stoma...

See, and then stop, elderly abuse
https://acphospitalist.org/archives/2019/01/see-and-then-stop-elderly-abuse.htm

Dec 31st, 2018 - Elder abuse is a crime, of course, but it often presents as a medical condition.

Screening for Intimate Partner Violence, Elder Abuse, and Abuse of Vulnerable Adults: U...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2018.14741
JAMA , Curry SJ et. al.

Oct 25th, 2018 - Intimate partner violence (IPV) and abuse of older or vulnerable adults are common in the United States but often remain undetected. In addition to the immediate effects of IPV, such as injury and death, there are other health consequences, many w...

Intimate Partner Violence, Elder Abuse, and Abuse of Vulnerable Adults: Screening
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/intimate-partner-violence-and-abuse-of-elderly-and-vulnerable-adults-screening1
USPSTF

Oct 23rd, 2018 - The USPSTF recommends that clinicians screen for intimate partner violence (IPV) in women of reproductive age and provide or refer women who screen positive to ongoing support services.

European council of legal medicine (ECLM) guidelines for the examination of suspected e...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00414-018-1880-y
International Journal of Legal Medicine; Keller E, Santos C et. al.

Jun 28th, 2018 - Article 25 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (adopted in Nice on 7 December 2000) recognizes and respects the rights of older people to lead a life of dignity and independence and to participate in social and cultural life...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,195 results

Research priorities for elder abuse screening and intervention: A Geriatric Emergency C...
https://doi.org/10.1080/08946566.2021.1904313
Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect; Kayser J, Morrow-Howell N et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - The Geriatric Emergency Care Applied Research (GEAR) Network (1) conducted a scoping review of the current literature on the identification of and interventions to address elder abuse among patients receiving care in emergency departments and (2) ...

Factors associated with staff-to-resident abuse in Norwegian nursing homes: a cross-sec...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7977325
BMC Health Services Research; Botngård A, Eide AH et. al.

Mar 20th, 2021 - Elder abuse is a public health problem that is gaining attention due to its serious impacts on people's health and well-being, and it is predicted to increase along with the world's rapidly ageing population. Staff-to-resident abuse in nursing hom...

Elder Abuse and Women's Health: ACOG Committee Opinion Summary, Number 824.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000004299
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Feb 17th, 2021 - Elder abuse, a violation of human rights, is defined as a single or repeated act, or lack of appropriate actions, which causes harm, risk of harm, or distress to an individual 60 years or older. As many as 1 in 10 older adults have been victims of...

Elder Abuse and Women's Health: ACOG Committee Opinion, Number 824.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000004298
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Feb 17th, 2021 - Elder abuse, a violation of human rights, is defined as a single or repeated act, or lack of appropriate actions, which causes harm, risk of harm, or distress to an individual 60 years or older. As many as 1 in 10 older adults have been victims of...

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News  63 results

Protecting Patients from Elder Abuse Scams
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1001/p438.html
American Family Physician;

Sep 30th, 2019 - Living on my own continues to be very important to me, even though I'm getting older and am sometimes forgetful. I manage pretty well with the help of my son, who visits me weekly, and my family doctor, who I see monthly for my hypertension, stoma...

Worrisome Uptick in Elder Abuse Flagged
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/911669

Apr 10th, 2019 - The older adult population in the United States is growing faster than younger age groups, and a rising number of elders are enduring violence, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports. In fact, over a 15-year period, the nonfa...

Worrisome Uptick in Elder Abuse Flagged
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/911669

Apr 10th, 2019 - The older adult population in the United States is growing faster than younger age groups, and a rising number of elders are enduring violence, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports. In fact, over a 15-year period, the nonfa...

Mandatory reporting laws
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/192910/business-medicine/mandatory-reporting-laws/page/0/1
MDedge Internal Medicine;

Jan 17th, 2019 - Elder abuse Elder abuse is broadly construed to include physical, sexual, and psychological abuse, as well as financial exploitation and caregiver neglect. 3 It is a serious problem in the United States, estimated in 2008 to affect 1 in 10 elders.

See, and then stop, elderly abuse
https://acphospitalist.org/archives/2019/01/see-and-then-stop-elderly-abuse.htm

Dec 31st, 2018 - Elder abuse is a crime, of course, but it often presents as a medical condition.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →