International scientific articles

This section suggests a selection of international publications on mistreatment of older adults that have been published since 2007. A scientific literature review is carried out every six months in order to regularly enhance this reference list.

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Molterer, K., Hoyer, P., & Steyaert, C. (2019). A practical ethics of care: Tinkering with different ‘goods’ in residential nursing homes. Journal of Business Ethics. 1-17


Moore, S. (2019). The relativity of theory: applying theories of social psychology to illuminate the causes of the abuse of older people in care homes. Journal of Adult Protection, 21(2), 89–110.


Moore, S. (2019). The road goes ever on: evidence of the continuing abuse of older people in care homes. Working with Older People: Community Care Policy & Practice, 23(3), 152–166


Obarisiagbon, E. I. (2019). Criminal Victimization of The Elderly: a Southern Nigeria Experience. Ageing International, 44(2), 189–201.


Ocepek-Welikson, K., Ramirez, M., Teresi, J. A., Solomon, J., & Reingold, D. (2019). Methodological approaches to the analyses of elder abuse screening measures: Application of latent variable measurement modeling to the WC-RAPS. Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect, 31(1), 1–24.


Ockjae Park, E. (2019). Most prevalent type of elder abuse and its correlation with elder depression. Acta Paulista de Enfermagem, 32(1), 95–100.


Olomi, JM., Wright, NM., Hasche, L. & DePrince AP. (2019). After Older Adult Maltreatment: Service Needs and Barriers. Journal Of Gerontological Social Work. 1-13.


Pedley, Y., & McDonald, P. (2019). Media reports of abuse in adult residential care: implications for staff and practice. Working with Older People: Community Care Policy & Practice, 23(3), 177–184.


Piña-Escudero, S. D., Weinstein, C. A., & Ritchie, C. (2019). Contextualizing mistreatment in cognitive impairment in Latin America. Journal Of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 31(3), 255–261.


Poltronieri, B. C., Souza, E. R. de, & Ribeiro, A. P. (2019). Analysis of the theme of violence in policies of long-term care for the elderly. Ciencia & Saude Coletiva, 24(8), 2859–2870.


Ramirez, M., Solomon, J., Riquelme, M., Santoro, B., Reingold, D. & Teresi, J. A. (2019). Development and Spanish translation of the Weinberg Center Risk and Abuse Prevention Screen (WC-RAPS). Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect, 31(1), 38–55.


Ribeiro dos Santos, A. M., da Silva Nolêto, R. D., Partezani Rodrigues, R. A., Rangel Andrade, E. M. L., Gomes Bonfim, E., & Silva Rodrigues, T. (2019). Economic-financial and patrimonial elder abuse: a documentary study. Revista Da Escola de Enfermagem Da USP, 53, 1–9.


Rivera-Navarro, J. & Contador, I. (2019). Family caregivers’ perceptions of maltreatment of older adults with dementia: findings from the northwest of Spain. Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect, 31(1), 77–95.


Rivera-Navarro, J. & Contador, I. (2019). Family caregivers’ perceptions of maltreatment of older adults with dementia: findings from the northwest of Spain. Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect, 31(1), 77–95.


Rodrigues, R. A. P., Dos Santos, A. M. R., Pontes, M. de L. de F., Monteiro, E. A., Fhon, J. R. S., Bolina, A. F., … Silva, L. M. (2019). Report of multiple abuse against older adults in three Brazilian cities. Plos One, 14(2), e0211806.


Rodrigues, R. A. P., Silva, L. M., Seredynskyj, F. L., Fhon, J. R. S., Bolina, A. F., Miyamura, K., & Kobayasi, D. Y. (2019). Analysis of violence against older adults in police reports. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing.


Rosen, T., Bloemen, E. M., LoFaso, V. M., Clark, S., Flomenbaum, N. E., Breckman, R., … Pillemer, K. (2019). Acute Precipitants of Physical Elder Abuse: Qualitative Analysis of Legal Records From Highly Adjudicated Cases. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 34(12), 2599–2623.


Rosen, T., Elman, A., Dion, S., Delgado, D., Demetres, M., Breckman, R., … Lachs, M. S. (2019). Review of Programs to Combat Elder Mistreatment: Focus on Hospitals and Level of Resources Needed. Journal Of The American Geriatrics Society, 67(6), 1286–1294.


Rucker, R., Barlow, P. B., Hartshorn, J., Kaufman, L., Smith, B., Kossioni, A., & Marchini, L. (2019). Dual institution validation of an ageism scale for dental students. Special Care in Dentistry, 39(1), 28–33.


Rosen, T., Makaroun, L. K., Conwell, Y., & Betz, M. (2019). Violence In Older Adults: Scope, Impact, Challenges, And Strategies For Prevention. Health Affairs, 38(10), 1630–1637.


Russo, A., Reginelli, A., Pignatiello, M., Cioce, F., Mazzei, G., Fabozzi, O., … Giovine, S. (2019). Imaging of Violence Against the Elderly and the Women. Seminars In Ultrasound, CT, And MR, 40(1), 18–24.


Ryan, J., & Roman, N. V. (2019). Family-Centred Interventions for Elder Abuse: a Narrative Review. Journal Of Cross-Cultural Gerontology.


Saghafi, A., Bahramnezhad, F., Poormollamirza, A., Dadgari, A., & Navab, E. (2019). Examining the ethical challenges in managing elder abuse: a systematic review. Journal Of Medical Ethics And History Of Medicine, 12, 7.


Sakar, H., Mahtab, A.-K., Farshad, S., Fahimeh, T., Mirzadeh, F. S., & Hossien, F. (2019). Validation Study: The Iranian Version of Caregiver Abuse Screen (CASE) among Family Caregivers of Elderly with Dementia. Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 62(6), 649–662.


Santos, A. J., Gil, A. P., & Ribeiro, O. (2019). The ageing process in older adults’ narratives of family violence. Quality in Ageing & Older Adults, 20(2), 56–66


Santos, A. M. R. D., Nolêto, R. D. da S., Rodrigues, R. A. P., Andrade, E. M. L. R., Bonfim, E. G., & Rodrigues, T. S. (2019). Economic-financial and patrimonial elder abuse: a documentary study. Revista Da Escola De Enfermagem Da U S P, 53, e03417.


Santos, A. J., Nunes, B., Kislaya, I., Gil, A. P., & Ribeiro, O. (2019). Older adults’ emotional reactions to elder abuse: Individual and victimisation determinants. Health & Social Care in the Community, 27(3), 609–620.


Santos, A. J., Nunes, B., Kislaya, I., Gil, A. P., & Ribeiro, O. (2019). Elder abuse victimization patterns: latent class analysis using perpetrators and abusive behaviours. BMC Geriatrics, 19(1), n.pag.


Shao, J., Du, W., Lin, T., Li, X., Li, J. & Lei, H. (2019). Credulity rather than general trust may increase vulnerability to fraud in older adults: a moderated mediation model. Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect, 31(2), 146–162.


Shao, J., Zhang, Q., Ren, Y., Li, X., & Lin, T. (2019). Why are older adults victims of fraud? Current knowledge and prospects regarding older adults’ vulnerability to fraud. Journal Of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 31(3), 225–243.


Sharp, C. A., Schulz Moore, J. S., & McLaws, M.-L. (2019). Two-Hourly Repositioning for Prevention of Pressure Ulcers in the Elderly: Patient Safety or Elder Abuse? Journal of Bioethical Inquiry, 16(1), 17–34.


Siverskog, A., & Bromseth, J. (2019). Subcultural Spaces: LGBTQ Aging in a Swedish Context. International Journal of Aging & Human Development, 88(4), 325–340.


Smith, R. W., Altman, J. K., Meeks, S. & Hinrichs, K. L. (2019). Mental Health Care for LGBT Older Adults in Long-Term Care Settings: Competency, Training, and Barriers for Mental Health Providers. Clinical Gerontologist, 42(2), 198–203.


Souto, R. Q., Guruge, S., Merighi, M. A. B., & de Jesus, M. C. P. (2019). Intimate Partner Violence Among Older Portuguese Immigrant Women in Canada. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 34(5), 961–979.


Spencer, D., Funk, L. M., Dansereau, L., Herron, R. V. & Gerbrandt, E. (2019). Fear, Defensive Strategies and Caring for Cognitively Impaired Family Members. Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 62(1), 67–85.


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