Scientific Watch and summaries

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.

Please note that in order to view most of these articles, you must access the magazine’s website and pay a fee. Where possible, there’s a link to the PDF of the article (through the Download button) which allows you to view it at no cost. If you are part of an educational institution or that your organization offers a library service (e.g. some CISSSs), they may have already subscribed to these journals and they allow free access from a computer workstation in the facility.

Hernandez-Tejada, M. A., Frook, G., Steedley, M., Watkins, J., & Acierno, R. (2020). Demographic-based risk of reporting psychopathology and poor health among mistreated older adults in the national elder mistreatment study wave II. Aging & Mental Health, 24(1), 22–26.
Koga, C., Hanazato, M., Tsuji, T., Suzuki, N., & Kondo, K. (2020). Elder Abuse and Social Capital in Older Adults: The Japan Gerontological Evaluation Study. Gerontology, 66(2), 149–159.
Burnett, J., Suchting, R., Green, C. E., Cannell, M. B., & Dyer, C. B. (2020). Socioecological indicators of senior financial exploitation: an application of data science to 8,800 substantiated mistreatment cases. Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 32(2), 105–120.
Lin, M.-C. (2020). Communication neglect, caregiver anger and hostility, and perceptions of older care receivers’ cognitive status and problem behaviors in explaining elder abuse. Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect.
Mueller, E. A., Wood, S. A., Hanoch, Y., Huang, Y., & Reed, C. L. (2020). Older and wiser: age differences in susceptibility to investment fraud: the protective role of emotional intelligence. Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 32(2), 152–172.
Pickering, C. E. Z., Yefimova, M., Maxwell, C., Puga, F., & Sullivan, T. (2020). Daily Context for Abusive and Neglectful Behavior in Family Caregiving for Dementia. Gerontologist, 60(3), 483–493.
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