Identifying Vulnerable Older Adults and Legal Options for Increasing Their. Protection During All-Hazards Emergencies. U.S. Department of Health and Human.
While standards of care in general practice have risen steadily over the past 30 years, for vulnerable older people the picture is different. The term 'vulnerable'.
Increasingly, there is a need to address the issue of vulnerable older adults who live at risk in the community. Many have significant cognitive.
The purpose of this article is to increase clinicians' awareness of vulnerability relative to older patients and to explicate this patient characteristic as defined by .
Objective: identifying conditions of individual vulnerability in older adults and Method: a descriptive cross-sectional study conducted with older adults.