Board and care homes, see Residential care facilities

Brief Abuse Screen for the Elderly, 100-111, 366

Bruises, 20, 49, 54, 114, 116, 117, 119, 120, 127, 166, 183, 186, 216, 340, 342-343, 345-347, 454

Bureau of Justice Statistics, 268

Burns, 20, 54, 119, 120, 166, 183, 186, 216, 226, 340, 343, 353-354, 371-372

C

California, 127, 184-185

Canada

financial abuse, 390, 394

incidence and prevalence, 74, 390

legislation, 506

Caregiver abuse and neglect, xiii, 7, 11, 15, 17, 26, 30, 33, 42, 44, 122, 240

see also Assisted-living settings;Institutional settings;

Long-term care settings;

Medical interventions;

Nurses and nursing;

Nursing homes;

Restraints;

Trust relationships

Alzheimer’s patients, 10, 92, 93-95

child abuse model, 403

definitional issues, 1, 39, 40-41, 44, 49, 51-53, 61, 181-237 (passim), 342

ethical issues, research, 322, 333-334

informed consent, 143, 147-148, 311, 314-315, 333-334

financial, 40-41, 65, 385, 388, 395, 397-400, 435-436

forensics, 342, 343-381 (passim)

incidence and prevalence, 73, 74, 76, 261, 270-273

respite care, 93, 94-95, 125, 130, 270

risk factors, 93-95, 98-103

screening and case identification, 104-120, 166-167, 242, 270, 271-277, 293-302 (passim), 504-505

institutional staff, 100, 134-135, 490, 504-505

theoretical models, 61, 63, 64-65, 69-70

Caregiver Abuse Screen (CAS), 112-113, 271

Case-control studies, see Controlled studies

Case management, 4-5, 105-106, 116, 277

see also Screening and case identification

Center for Mental Health Services, 152

Centers for Disease Control and Protection (CDC), 80, 306-307

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), 152, 448, 457-459, 460-462, 479

see also Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA)

Medicaid, 128, 134, 448, 451, 457, 466, 479

Medicare, 294, 448, 451, 456-457

Child abuse and neglect, 126, 277-281, 339-340

cognitive status of children, 116-117, 404-406

community-level factors, 16, 126, 505, 510-516

criminal justice system, 116-117, 280-281, 507

financial abuse models, 402-408

forensics, 339-340, 360-361

historical perspectives, 12-13, 14, 16-17, 18-19, 126, 339, 383, 501, 506

hospitals, 503, 504

incidence and prevalence research, 13, 277-281, 287

informed consent, 143

intergenerational transmission of mistreatment, 99

international perspectives, 13, 506

isolation, 35, 36, 52, 56, 448, 450

legislation, 13, 14, 506, 507-510

LONGSCAN, 329, 330, 331, 333

public education, 267-268, 505, 517-518

reporting practices, 13, 123, 329(n.6), 330

research ethics, 143, 315-316, 329-331, 333

research methodology, general, xiii-xiv, 18-19, 23, 26-27, 245, 262-263, 267, 268

risk factors, 88, 91, 99, 103, 242, 503-504

screening and case identification, 116-117, 119, 267, 273, 403-404, 503-505

sentinel reports, 267, 268



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