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Table 3 Number and percentage of scores of elder abuse by caregivers and its aspects by the severity of elder abuse (n = 367)

From: Structural equation model of affecting factors on elder abuse to patients under hemodialysis by family caregivers

Elder abuse by caregivers and its aspects Mean ± SD severity of elder abuse by caregivers
Low
Number (%)
Moderate
Number (%)
Extreme
Number (%)
Psychological Misbehavior 10.86 ± 3.07 71(19.2) 245(66.8) 51(14)
Authority Deprivation 12.70 ± 3.23 60(16.3) 263(71.7) 44(12)
Physical Misbehavior 3.49 ± 1.08 103(28.1) 247(67.3) 17(4.6)
Financial Misbehavior 19.07 ± 5.33 94(25.6) 242(65.9) 31(8.5)
Being Abandoned 7.15 ± 2.14 91(24.8) 234(63.8) 42(11.4)
Caring Neglect 13.06 ± 4.40 79(21.5) 262(71.4) 26(7.1)
Emotional Misbehavior 21.46 ± 6.09 254(69.2) 97(26.4) 16(4.4)
Total 87.89 ± 19.75 96(26.2) 257(70) 14(3.8)