Topic: Elder Abuse

Introduction:  Summary of what is known about the ethical issue

  • Ethical Dimensions of the Issue Identified and Discussed (why is this an ethical issue)
  • Relevance of the Ethical Issue to Health Professions/Nursing
  • Relevant Ethical Analysis (Principles, Ethical Theories, Laws, and Standards of Practice)
  • Personal Professional Response to the Issue.
  • Conclusion: Clearly articulated reflection of What you Learned.


  • Proper Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar.
  • Correct APA Style (7th).
  • Proper clarity, concise, and organization
  • Correct Length 7 pages of text, PLUS title page and references (9 pages).
  • Minimum of 3 professional nursing references, 5 years old or less.
  • Journals and articles other than those in the nursing profession may be considered.