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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 920324, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/920324
Research Article

Physical Mistreatment in Persons with Alzheimer’s Disease

1The Harrell Center for The Study of Family Violence, Department of Community and Family Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 13301 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, MDC 56, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
2School of Health and Human Services, Southern Connecticut State University, 501 Crescent Street, Lang House, New Haven, CT 06515, USA
3Department of Community and Family Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 13301 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, MDC 56, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
4Department of Global Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 13301 Bruce B. Downs Boulevard, MDC 56, Tampa, FL 33612, USA

Received 13 September 2012; Accepted 28 October 2012

Academic Editor: Karl Rosengren

Copyright © 2013 Carla VandeWeerd et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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