Deaths as a Result of Resident-to-Resident Altercations in Dementia in Long-Term Care Homes: A Need for Research, Policy, and Prevention.

  • Eilon Caspi
  • Published 2016 in
    Journal of the American Medical Directors…

Abstract

The preceding quotations are from a study by the author of this editorial.1 A growing number of studies in the past decade examined the public health problem of resident-to-resident altercations (RRA) in long-term care (LTC) homes.1e14 These studies identified key characteristics/typologies and causes and triggers of this form of behavioral expression as… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jamda.2015.10.003

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