A GLOBAL RESPONSE TO ELDER ABUSE AND NEGLECT
How important is this item in detecting elder abuse?
How do you like the wording of the question? Are there any words that cause prob- lems? What could they be replaced with?
Is there redundancy within the question?
Do you think having several issues in one question is too complicated or problematic in any way?
Is the wording too long – how might it be rephrased?
If “Yes”: Was this an isolated event or has it occurred more than once?
p More than Once
Has anyone close to you unfairly yelled at you, or talked to you in ways that you did not like, or made you feel especially sad, shamed, fearful, anxious, or unhappy – in a
way that left you upset for a long time?
p Did not answer
You may now turn the page to Question 6