A cross-sectional population-based study of elder self-neglect and psychological, health, and social factors in a biracial community.

@article{Dong2010ACP,
  title={A cross-sectional population-based study of elder self-neglect and psychological, health, and social factors in a biracial community.},
  author={Xinqi Dong and Melissa Andrea Simon and Todd Beck and Denis A. Evans},
  journal={Aging & mental health},
  year={2010},
  volume={14 1},
  pages={74-84}
}
OBJECTIVE Elder self-neglect is an important public health issue; however, its association with psychological, health, and social factors remains unclear. This study aimed to (1) examine the associations between self-neglect severity and psychological, health, and social factors (2) examine the racial/ethnic differences in these associations. METHODS We… CONTINUE READING