ERIC Number: EJ660601
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Validity of Self-Report Screening Scale for Elder Abuse: Women's Health Australia Study.
Schofield, Margot J.; Mishra, Gita D.
Gerontologist, v43 n1 p110-20 Feb 2003
Examines the reliability and validity of the Vulnerability to Abuse Screening Scale (VASS) for the early identification of elder abuse. Results confirmed the VASS factor structure and construct validity. The Vulnerability and Coercion factors held the strongest face and construct validity for physical and psychological abuse. (Contains 52 references and 4 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Australia