[Domestic violence: prevalence of suspected ill treatment of the elderly].

@article{Sanmartn2001DomesticVP,
  title={[Domestic violence: prevalence of suspected ill treatment of the elderly].},
  author={A Ruiz Sanmart{\'i}n and J Altet Torner and N Porta Mart{\'i} and P Duaso Izquierdo and M Coma Sol{\'e} and N Requesens Torrellas},
  journal={Atencion primaria},
  year={2001},
  volume={27 5},
  pages={
          331-4
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of suspected ill treatment of the elderly (ITE) in the population cared for in a health district and to analyse the associated variables. DESIGN Cross-sectional study.Setting. Les Planes (Sant Joan Despí, Barcelona). Urban Health District. PATIENTS 307 patients over 70 years old seen in the Health District. The study had 39 losses, 31 exclusions because of cognitive disorder and 18 because it was impossible to hold the interview. 219 completed the study… CONTINUE READING