Elder Abuse and Social Capital in Older Adults: The Japan Gerontological Evaluation Study.

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Summary of "Elder Abuse and Social Capital in Older Adults: The Japan Gerontological Evaluation Study."

Elder abuse is a serious public health issue worldwide, but large-scale epidemiologic studies remain sparse. Although social factors in human relations such as social support and social isolation have been proposed as the factors related to elder abuse, cognitive social capital has not been examined.


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Name: Gerontology
ISSN: 1423-0003
Pages: 1-11


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