Elder abuse and mortality: the role of psychological and social wellbeing.

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BACKGROUND Elder abuse is a pervasive human right and public health issue. OBJECTIVES We aimed to examine the mortality associated with elder abuse across levels of psychological and social factors. METHODS The Chicago Health and Aging Project (CHAP) is a prospective population-based cohort study that began in 1993. A subset of these participants… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000321881

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@article{Dong2011ElderAA, title={Elder abuse and mortality: the role of psychological and social wellbeing.}, author={Xu Dong and M. A. Sim{\'o}n and Torsten Beck and Chadi A. EL Farran and Jon McCann and Carlos F. Mendes de Leon and E Laumann and D Alun Evans}, journal={Gerontology}, year={2011}, volume={57 6}, pages={549-58} }