By XinQi Dong

This ebook presents an international entire and systematic state-of-the assessment of this box that fills the gaps among learn, perform, and coverage. The booklet addresses the epidemiology of the problem and the worldwide occurrence of elder abuse in either built and constructing nations, which synthesizes the main updated information approximately possibility components and protecting components linked to elder abuse and results of elder abuse; scientific evaluation and administration of elder abuse, together with screening, detection, administration of elder abuse, and the position of choice making capability and forensic ways; perform and companies that describe grownup protecting providers, felony justice, elder court docket platforms, and guardianship process; elder abuse and tradition, which supplies extra in-depth anthropological and ethnographic reviews; coverage concerns, which highlights the elder justice move, GAO experiences, elder justice act, older American act and elder justice coordinating council; and destiny instructions, which explores translational study, perform, education/training and coverage matters surrounding elder abuse.
Elder Abuse: study, perform and coverage is an invaluable source for getting older researchers, social companies, normal internists, family members medication physicians, social staff, nurses, and attorneys attracted to the problems of elder abuse.

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