Screening for elder mistreatment in a dental clinic population.

@article{Russell2012ScreeningFE,
  title={Screening for elder mistreatment in a dental clinic population.},
  author={Stefanie Luise Russell and Terry Fulmer and Geetika Singh and Michael Pickren Valenti and Roja Vermula and Shiela M. Strauss},
  journal={Journal of elder abuse & neglect},
  year={2012},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={326-39}
}
The purpose of this study was to establish the feasibility and utility of screening for elder mistreatment in a dental clinic population. We approached older adults in a busy dental clinic and enrolled 139 persons over the age of 65 who completed an Audio Computer Assisted Self Interview (ACASI), which included the Hwalek-Sengstock Elder Abuse Screening… CONTINUE READING