In Turkish Elderly Population Elder Abuse and Neglect: A Study Of Prevalence, Related Risk Factors and Perceived Social support

Cevirme A. S. , Ugurlu N., ÇEVİRME H. , Durat G.

HEALTHMED, vol.6, no.1, pp.88-95, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : HEALTHMED
  • Page Numbers: pp.88-95


Introduction: In this study it was aimed to find out the relationship between the perceived social support levels, to determine the prevelance of elder abuse and neglect(EAN) among Turkish population aged 60 and over and to detect the risk factors leading to EAN.