Elder Abuse (An Introduction)

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Abstract:

This one-page handout with accompanying audio and video educates people about elder abuse. It explains that elder abuse is the mistreatment of an older person, usually a caregiver. It discusses kinds of mistreatment, identifies signs of elder abuse, and outlines what to do if you suspect an older person is being mistreated. Adapted from the text of the MedlinePlus Health Introduction.

Author(s):
Healthy Roads Media
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Company review
A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
Country:
N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
Caregivers, Elder Abuse, Older adults
Copyright:
Licensed by Creative Commons
Date Last Reviewed:
9/9/2013
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English
Document: Open (PDF, 88 KB)
Video: View (MP4, 2.01 MB)
Audio: Listen (MP3, 206 KB)
Spanish
Document: Open (PDF, 53 KB) Split Screen (PDF, 53 KB)
Video: View (PDF, 1.98 MB)
Audio: Listen (MP3, 240 KB)