Are nurses equipped to manage actual or suspected elder abuse?

@article{Kitchen2002AreNE,
  title={Are nurses equipped to manage actual or suspected elder abuse?},
  author={Ginnette Kitchen and Barbora Richardson and Gill Livingston},
  journal={Professional nurse},
  year={2002},
  volume={17 11},
  pages={647-50}
}
If you suspected that an elderly patient had been abused, would you know what action to take? If you witnessed abuse by a colleague, how would you react? A study investigating nurses' reactions to such scenarios revealed that many were unsure how to proceed and worried about the repercussions. This paper looks at reasons why abuse may not be reported.