Research on mistreatment of older adults in Quebec: summaries of scientific articles.

PRINCIPAL RESEARCHER :

Marie Beaulieu

RESEARCH TEAM :

N.a.

CHAIR PERSONNEL INVOLVED IN THE PROJECT :

Nathalie Paquette, student and research assistant

Claudia Delli-Colli, translator

Johannie Bergeron Patenaude, Chair coordinator

GRANTING AGENCY AND GRANT AMOUNT :

Pro bono (from the Chair's funds)

PROJECT COMPLETION DATES :

Ongoing as of August 2012

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PROJECT AND CHAIR OBJECTIVES :

Objective 1: Developing, on one hand, theoretical, empirical and practice-based knowledge on factors of vulnerability and risk associated with mistreatment and, on the other hand, the consequences of mistreatment.

ROLE OF CHAIR IN THE PROJECT :

Initiator and leader of the project

RESEARCH PROBLEM :

N/a

GOAL OF THE PROJECT OR RESEARCH QUESTION :

Highlighting the scientific research conducted by Quebec researchers regarding mistreatment of older adults.

OBJECTIVES :

Summarize each scientific article published by Quebec authors on mistreatment of older adults, since the very first, published in 1985.

METHODOLOGY :

• Review all scientific articles written by Quebec authors;

• Complete a reading grid of each scientific article;

• Summarize each scientific article;

• Translate into English each of the summaries;

• Post online each of the summaries on the French and English interfaces of the Chair's website.

PROJECT ADVANCEMENT :

February 2014:

• 88 reviewed articles;

• 32 reading summaries were produced and posted on the Chair's website;

• 10 reading summaries were translated into English and posted on the Chair's website.

COMMUNICATIONS :

N/a

PUBLICATIONS :

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Research Chair on Mistreatment of Older Adults
Research Centre on Aging – CIUSSS de l'Estrie - CHUS
1036, Belvédère Sud
Sherbrooke (Québec)
J1H 4C4
CANADA

Telephone : 1 819 780-2220, extension 45621

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