Study Details Nursing Home Violence A new study reveals a previously unidentified level of violence among nursing-home residents. The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, notes that most violence in nursing homes is perpetrated by residents suffering from dementia or psychosis. NPR's Joseph Shapiro reports.
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A new study reveals a previously unidentified level of violence among nursing-home residents. The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, notes that most violence in nursing homes is perpetrated by residents suffering from dementia or psychosis. NPR's Joseph Shapiro reports.