Tag Archives: Prevention of Elder Maltreatment

The Heart of Care: Dignity in Action: A Guide to Person-Centred Compassionate Elder Care

Summary Amanda Waring has written a book which has particular relevance given the current debates about how to re-introduce greater dignity and compassion into the day-to-day working of both the NHS and other organisations involved in the provision of health … Continue reading

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European Report on Prevention of Elder Maltreatment (World Health Organization)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 1 Issue 12, July 2011]. Abstract Maltreatment of elders is pervasive throughout the WHO European Region according to this report. It is estimated that more than … Continue reading

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