Elder Abuse

"Elder Abuse" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Emotional, nutritional, financial, or physical maltreatment, exploitation, or abandonment of the older person generally by family members or by institutional personnel.


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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Elder Abuse" by people in this website by year, and whether "Elder Abuse" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 13 publications over 9 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 2010
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