The situation where an older adult has been abused, neglected or exploited.
More Common Terms
- Osteoporosis A bone and joint condition where bones become extremely brittle. Symptoms include, stooped posture, decrease in height and broken bones.
- Age Restricted Communities A housing area or development, often gated, that restricts ownership and residency to individuals who are over a set age. These communities are set up to accommodate older adults.
- Foley Catheter A tube inserted into the bladder in order to drain urine.