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Table 1 Questions that contribute to the abuse CAP (A-CAP) group

From: Creating opportunities to improve detection of older adult abuse: a national interRAI study

Abusive Relationship
Question Trigger Value Actual Value Triggered
[Level 1] MODERATE RISK STATUS persons who have one or more of the following direct indicators of abuse are present
 [F1e] Fearful of family member 2,3,4… Not Answered  
  [F1f] Neglected or abused 2,3,4… Not Answered  
  [J2t] Poor hygiene 2,3,4… Not Answered  
and less than 2 of the following “stressors” are present
  [E1i] Withdrawal 1,2,3… Not Answered  
  [E1j] Reduced social interactions 1,2,3… Not Answered  
  [F2] Lonely 1… Not Answered  
  [K2a] Weight loss 1… Not Answered  
  [K2c] Fluid intake 1… Not Answered  
  [sBMI] Body Mass Index Scale 1—18… 0  
  [J6a] Unstable conditions 1… Not Answered  
  [J7] Self-rated health 3… Not Answered  
  [M3] Drug adherence 1,2… Not Answered  
  [A13c] Better Living Elsewhere 1… Not Answered  
  [F1d] Openly expresses conflict w/family 2,3,4… Not Answered  
  [P2b] Informal helper stress 1… Not Answered  
  [sDRS] Depression Rating Scale indicates a depressive disorder 3—14… 0  
[Level 2] HIGHEST RISK STATUS triggered includes persons who have one or more of the following direct indicators of abuse are present
  [F1e] Fearful of family member 2,3,4… Not Answered  
  [F1f] Neglected or abused 2,3,4… Not Answered  
  [J2t] Poor hygiene 2,3,4… Not Answered  
and Two or more of the following “stressors” are present
  [E1i] Withdrawal 1,2,3… Not Answered  
  [E1j] Reduced social interactions 1,2,3… Not Answered  
  [F2] Lonely 1… Not Answered  
  [K2a] Weight loss 1… Not Answered  
  [K2c] Fluid intake 1… Not Answered  
  [sBMI] Body Mass Index Scale 1—18… 0  
  [J6a] Unstable conditions 1… Not Answered  
  [J7] Self-rated health 3… Not Answered  
  [M3] Drug adherence 1,2… Not Answered  
  [A13c] Better Living Elsewhere 1… Not Answered  
  [F1d] Openly expresses conflict w/family 2,3,4… Not Answered  
  [P2b] Informal helper stress 1… Not Answered  
  [sDRS] Depression Rating Scale indicates a depressive disorder 3—14… 0  
  1. Trigger Value = 0-never; 1-more than 30 days ago; 2–8 to 30 days ago; 3–4 to 7 days ago; 4-in the last 3 days; 8-unable to determine
  2. Actual Value = value assigned by the assessor
  3. Triggered = the summary computerized algorithm indicating “yes” or “no” for CAP triggering