TABLE 10-1Assessment of Seniors with No Significant Cognitive Impairment

FeasibilitySensitivityCost
Record review++
Sentinel reports??
Criminal justice statistic translation++
RDD telephone survey: victims+++
RDD telephone survey: family/caretakers+?+
In-person interview: victims+
In-person interview: family/caretakers?

From: 10, Elder Mistreatment: Epidemiological Assessment Methodology

Cover of Elder Mistreatment
Elder Mistreatment: Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation in an Aging America.
National Research Council (US) Panel to Review Risk and Prevalence of Elder Abuse and Neglect; Bonnie RJ, Wallace RB, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2003.
Copyright © 2003, National Academy of Sciences.

NCBI Bookshelf. A service of the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.