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The making of a self-neglect severity scale.

Authors
  • Dyer, Carmel Bitondo1
  • Kelly, P Adam
  • Pavlik, Valory N
  • Lee, Jessica
  • Doody, Rachelle S
  • Regev, Tziona
  • Pickens, Sabrina
  • Burnett, Jason
  • Smith, Scott M
  • 1 Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical School--Houston, Harris County Hospital District, USA. [email protected]
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of elder abuse & neglect
Publication Date
2006
Volume
18
Issue
4
Pages
13–23
Identifiers
PMID: 17972656
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The CREST SSS was developed as a state scale to provide a common language for describing cases of self-neglect. It is the first self-neglect severity scale available to researchers. If found to be both reliable and valid, it may be used in future intervention studies.

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