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Title The national elder abuse incidence study [electronic resource] : final report / prepared for the Administration for Children and Families and the Administration on Aging in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services by the National Center on Elder Abuse at the American Public Human Services Association in collaboration with Westat, Inc.

Imprint [Washington, D.C. : National Administration on Aging, 1998]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  HE 1.1002:AB 9/11    ---  Available
Description 1 v. (various pagings) : digital, PDF file
System Details Mode of access: Internet from the AOA web site. Address as of 10/20/08: http://www.aoa.gov/eldfam/Elder%5FRights/Elder%5FAbuse/ABuseReport%5FFull.pdf; current access available via PURL.
Note Title from title screen (viewed on Feb. 27, 2002).
"September 1998."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary This first-ever national elder abuse incidence study brings a severely under-reported problem out of the shadows. This study estimates that at least one-half million older persons in domestic settings were abused and/or neglected, or experienced self neglect during 1996, and that for every reported incident of elder abuse, neglect or self neglect, approximately five go unreported.
Subject Older people -- Abuse of -- United States -- Statistics.
Elder Abuse -- statistics & numerical data -- United States.
Data Collection -- methods -- United States -- Statistics.
Genre/Form Statistics.
Added Author United States. Administration for Children and Families.
United States. Administration on Aging.
National Center on Elder Abuse.
American Public Human Services Association.
Westat, inc.
Other Form: National elder abuse incidence study 133 p. in various pagings (OCoLC)43434795
Standard No. NLM 101134236
Gpo Item No. 0447-A-01 (online)
Sudoc No. HE 1.1002:AB 9/11

 
    
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