abuse of the elderly

abuse of the elderly

Abuse of a senior citizen by a caregiver.

? Examples include deprivation of food or medication, beatings, oral assaults, and isolation.

¡ª Also termed elder abuse. [Cases: Assault and Battery 48. C.J.S. Assault and Battery ¡ì¡ì 2¨C3, 62, 64¨C66, 81.]


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