Table 3: Correlations between different items of elder abuse reported by adult children

 

Trouble control parentsí temper

Act out of Character

Difficult to manage parentsí behavior

Rough with parents

Cannot do what is necessary

Reject or ignore

Cannot meet needs

Yell at parents

Access to parentsí Bank

Financial transactions

Trouble control parentsí temper

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Act out of Character

0.28#

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Difficult to manage parentsí behavior

0.48#

0.39#

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rough with parents

0.23#

0.40#

0.29#

1

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cannot do what is necessary

0.30#

0.27#

0.37#

0.17#

1

 

 

 

 

 

Reject or ignore

0.14#

0.27#

0.27#

0.15#

0.26#

1

 

 

 

 

Cannot meet needs

0.32#

0.25#

0.28#

0.17#

0.25#

0.41#

1

 

 

 

Yell at parents

0.30#

0.36#

0.38#

0.36#

0.30#

0.26#

0.27#

1

 

 

Access to parentsí Bank

0.06

0.16#

0.07

0.17#

-0.01

0.11+

0.12+

0.11*

1

 

Financial transactions

0.11*

0.12+

0.07

0.08

0

0.10*

0.07

0.05

0.49#

1

 

* p < .05, + p < .01, # p < .001