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Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

Elder Abuse


  • Anetzberger G, 2004

Anetzberger G. The clinical management of elder abuse. New York: Hawthorne Press; 2004.


  • CDC, 2015

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Violence Prevention. January 14, 2015



  • Comijs HC, 1999

Comijs HC, Penninx BWJH, Knipscheer KPM, van Tilburg W. Psychological distress in victims of elder mistreatment: the effects of social support and coping. J Gerontol. 1999; 54B, S240–S244.



  • Fulmer T, 1984

Fulmer, T., Street, S., & Carr, K. (1984). Abuse of the elderly: Screening and detection. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 10(3), 131-140.


  • NRC, 2004

National Research Council. Elder mistreatment: abuse, neglect, and exploitation in an aging America. In: Bonnie RJ and Wallace RB, editors. Panel to review risk and prevalence of elder abuse and neglect. Washington DC: The National Academies Press; 2003.


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