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Research & Reviews  3,063 results

Intimate partner violence in a young pregnant woman at National Hospital Abuja, Nigeria.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.13372
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics; Umemmuo MU, Olaomi O et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Intimate partner violence (IPV) during pregnancy is a serious public health issue globally. Worldwide, 40-70% of female murder is committed by intimate partners.[1] In Sub-Saharan Africa, nearly 40% of women have reported experiences of abuse by t...

Domestic violence victimisation and its association with mental distress: a cross-secti...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-037936
BMJ Open; Aye WT, Lien L et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - To estimate the prevalence of domestic violence, with subgroups of physical, sexual and emotional violence, among men and women and to assess the association between any lifetime domestic violence (DV) and mental distress among ever-married men an...

The mediating effects of self-perception and somatoform dissociation in the relationshi...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00737-020-01064-6
Archives of Women's Mental Health; Kandeğer A, Naziroğlu A

Sep 15th, 2020 - Domestic violence (DV) against women is a multidimensional public health problem that has both psychologically and socially devastating consequences, especially in patriarchal societies. The aim of this study was to investigate the mediating role ...

"When Her Visa Expired, the Family Refused to Renew It," Intersections of Human Traffic...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260520957978
Journal of Interpersonal Violence; Koegler E, Howland W et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - This study aimed to further understand typologies of trafficking that occur in the home, by an individual's intimate partner (IP) or family members and this overlap with extant knowledge on perpetrator manipulation via the Power and Control Wheel....

Seeking Justice: How VAWA Reduced the Stronghold Over American Indian and Alaska Native...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1077801220949695
Violence Against Women; Hartman JL

Sep 14th, 2020 - The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), originally passed in 1994, was successfully reauthorized in 2000, 2005, and 2013. Over time, VAWA altered the environment for many victims who had previously suffered in silence. This article focuses on how V...

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Guidelines  4 results

ISTSS Guidelines Position Paper on Complex PTSD in Adults
https://www.istss.org/getattachment/Treating-Trauma/New-ISTSS-Prevention-and-Treatment-Guidelines/ISTSS_CPTSD-Position-Paper-(Adults)_FNL.pdf.aspx
Berliner, L.

Nov 13th, 2018 - For the past two decades, there has been substantial debate about whether there are qualitatively different symptom profiles that can develop from different experiences of traumatic events. It has been proposed that more complex symptom profiles,.

Intimate Partner Violence, Elder Abuse, and Abuse of Vulnerable Adults: Screening
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/intimate-partner-violence-and-abuse-of-elderly-and-vulnerable-adults-screening1
USPSTF

Oct 23rd, 2018 - The USPSTF recommends that clinicians screen for intimate partner violence (IPV) in women of reproductive age and provide or refer women who screen positive to ongoing support services.

Guidelines for Addressing Intimate Partner Violence Reproductive and Sexual Coercion
https://www.acog.org/-/media/Departments/Violence-Against-Women/Guidelines-for-Addressing-Intimate-Partner-Violence.pdf

Dec 31st, 2010 - Futures Without Vioence (Futures), formerly the Family Violence Prevention Fund, is a leading advocate for addressing intimate partner violence (IPV)—also referred to as domestic violence in the health care setting. Futures produces numerous data-...

Why the Stress-Disease Connection Matters and How to Respond
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0515/p585.html

Family physicians are experts in caring for patients with chronic diseases and recognizing how stress impacts health. These skills naturally complement one another, as attested by research into the connection between chronic disease and stress. St...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3,163 results

Intimate partner violence in a young pregnant woman at National Hospital Abuja, Nigeria.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijgo.13372
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics; Umemmuo MU, Olaomi O et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Intimate partner violence (IPV) during pregnancy is a serious public health issue globally. Worldwide, 40-70% of female murder is committed by intimate partners.[1] In Sub-Saharan Africa, nearly 40% of women have reported experiences of abuse by t...

Domestic violence victimisation and its association with mental distress: a cross-secti...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-037936
BMJ Open; Aye WT, Lien L et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - To estimate the prevalence of domestic violence, with subgroups of physical, sexual and emotional violence, among men and women and to assess the association between any lifetime domestic violence (DV) and mental distress among ever-married men an...

The mediating effects of self-perception and somatoform dissociation in the relationshi...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00737-020-01064-6
Archives of Women's Mental Health; Kandeğer A, Naziroğlu A

Sep 15th, 2020 - Domestic violence (DV) against women is a multidimensional public health problem that has both psychologically and socially devastating consequences, especially in patriarchal societies. The aim of this study was to investigate the mediating role ...

"When Her Visa Expired, the Family Refused to Renew It," Intersections of Human Traffic...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0886260520957978
Journal of Interpersonal Violence; Koegler E, Howland W et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - This study aimed to further understand typologies of trafficking that occur in the home, by an individual's intimate partner (IP) or family members and this overlap with extant knowledge on perpetrator manipulation via the Power and Control Wheel....

Seeking Justice: How VAWA Reduced the Stronghold Over American Indian and Alaska Native...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1077801220949695
Violence Against Women; Hartman JL

Sep 14th, 2020 - The Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), originally passed in 1994, was successfully reauthorized in 2000, 2005, and 2013. Over time, VAWA altered the environment for many victims who had previously suffered in silence. This article focuses on how V...

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News  141 results

Calls to domestic violence hotlines soar amid lockdowns, WHO Europe says
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-abuse/calls-to-domestic-violence-hotlines-soar-amid-lockdowns-who-europe-says-idUSKBN22J1QC

May 7th, 2020 - ZURICH (Reuters) - Calls to domestic violence hotlines in Europe are up by as much as three-fifths as alcohol and drug abuse combine with close confinement in coronavirus lockdowns to fuel abuse of the most vulnerable, the World Health Organizatio...

Quarantine raises mental health, domestic violence risk: Chilean government
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-chile-quarantine/quarantine-raises-mental-health-domestic-violence-risk-chilean-government-idUSKCN21V1RK

Apr 13th, 2020 - SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile’s health minister on Monday said “prudence and wisdom” was needed when applying coronavirus quarantines since they bring with them increased risks to people`s mental health and rates of intra-family violence. Jaime Manal...

Male victims of domestic violence struggle to disclose abuse
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-domestic-violence-men/male-victims-of-domestic-violence-struggle-to-disclose-abuse-idUSKCN1UC2EF

Jul 17th, 2019 - (Reuters Health) - Men who experience domestic violence and abuse often don’t seek help until the problem becomes a crisis, researchers say. Men tend to worry they would not be believed, or that they would be perceived as less masculine if they re...

Journey from EMT to Flight Nurse
https://www.medpagetoday.com/nursing/nursing/80474

Jun 16th, 2019 - Stephen Lee, RN, BSN, a nurse who started as a volunteer EMT, worked his way up the rungs of the medical ladder to become a flight nurse. In this Q&A, Lee shares his career progression and determination highlight a long road to success. Q: First o...

Emergency Contraception Requests May Be Sign of Domestic Abuse
https://www.medpagetoday.com/obgyn/domesticviolence/76796

Dec 7th, 2018 - Action Points Women in the U.K. who were victims of domestic violence and abuse (DVA) were more than twice as likely to have had a medical consultation for emergency contraception (EC) in the past 12 months. Physicians and other healthcare provide...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →