publication . Article . 2012

Violência em idosos após a aprovação do Estatuto do Idoso: revisão integrativa

Simone Camargo Oliveira; Alessandra Cássia Leite; Luzia Cristina Antoniossi Monteiro; Sofia Cristina Iost Pavarini;
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  • Published: 01 Dec 2012 Journal: Revista Eletrônica de Enfermagem, volume 14 (eissn: 1518-1944, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Universidade Federal de Goias
Abstract
Violence is considered to be a serious public health problem and the Older Adult Statute is an important instrument in fighting violence against older people. This study constitutes an integrative review aimed at identifying the main factors regarding physical violence suffered by older people following approval of the Older Adult Statute in Brazil, in 2003. This period was chosen based on the fact that the approval of the Older Adult Statute is considered to be a legal milestone in public policy. Six articles were identified for analysis. Results show that the family is most often the abusive agent of the older adult, and the domestic environment is the place o...
Subjects
free text keywords: Psychiatry, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Statute, Health care, business.industry, business, Psychology, Public policy, Domestic environment, Gerontology, Public health, Promulgation, Idoso, Violência, Saúde Pública., Nursing, RT1-120
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publication . Article . 2012

Violência em idosos após a aprovação do Estatuto do Idoso: revisão integrativa

Simone Camargo Oliveira; Alessandra Cássia Leite; Luzia Cristina Antoniossi Monteiro; Sofia Cristina Iost Pavarini;