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Research & Reviews  1,330 results

"I Felt I Was Screaming Under the Water": Domestic Violence Victims' Experiences in Ira...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10778012211032703
Violence Against Women; Babakhani A, Miller SL

Sep 25th, 2021 - This exploratory study, the first attempt at capturing the experiences of victims of DV with the criminal justice system in Iran, explores their plight in the absence of legislation that defines and criminalizes DV. Drawing on 15 in-depth intervie...

The risk of COVID-19 in survivors of domestic violence and abuse.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12916-021-02119-w 10.1016/S2468-2667(20)30112-2 10.1596/33573 10.1016/S0140-6736(21)00532-8 10.1161/JAHA.119.014580 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020738 10.14236/jhi.v19i4.820 10.1046/J.1365-2532.1994.1130177.X 10.1016/j.jdent.2019.01.008 10.1002/pds.1688 10.1016/S2215-0366(19)30369-4 10.1016/S0140-6736(20)32319-9 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-036949 10.1136/ARCHDISCHILD-2020-319027
BMC Medicine; Chandan JS, Subramanian A et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - A 'shadow pandemic' of domestic violence and abuse (DVA) has emerged secondary to strict public health measures containing the spread of SARS-CoV-2. Many countries have implemented policies to allow the free movement of DVA survivors in attempts t...

The relationship between domestic violence against women, adaptation to pregnancy and m...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ppc.12947
Perspectives in Psychiatric Care; Ulutaş Ü, Uçar T

Sep 21st, 2021 - This study aimed to determine the relationship between domestic violence against women, adaptation to pregnancy, and maternal-fetal antenatal attachment. The study consisted of 385 pregnant women who were referred to the antenatal clinics of a pub...

Domestic violence against Latin American women and female mental health during the new ...
https://doi.org/10.1080/17457300.2021.1978101
International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promot... Gonçalves Júnior J, Maia MAG et. al.

Sep 18th, 2021 - We aimed to discuss the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the VAW scenario and how it affects women's mental health. The short communication from secondary data collected from the official websites of seven countries in Latin America was perfo...

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News  122 results

Commission Outlines Plan for Global Fight Against CVD in Women
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951246

May 16th, 2021 - An expert panel convened by The Lancet calls for urgent action to reduce the global burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in women and has outlined an ambitious agenda to accomplish that goal. The report, from the all-female-led Lancet Women and ...

Advocates Detail 'Shadow Pandemic' of Violence Against Women
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950201

Apr 29th, 2021 - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Cases of domestic violence against Indigenous women and children and instances of sexual assault increased over the past year as nonprofit groups and social workers scrambled to meet the added challenges that stemmed from ...

'Incredibly Concerning' Lawsuit Threatens No-Charge Preventive Care for Millions
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948306

Mar 29th, 2021 - With a challenge to the Affordable Care Act still pending at the Supreme Court, conservatives are continuing to launch legal attacks on the law, including a case in which a Texas federal judge seems open to ending the requirement that most America...

Rise in ED Visits for Suicide, Mental Health Concerns, Opioid Overdose During Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945337

Feb 5th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - While U.S. emergency department visits dropped overall during the two weeks in March 2020 following declaration of a national emergency, certain issues involving mental health, violence and overdoses saw less of a decline and qu...

COVID-19 a New Opportunity for Suicide Prevention
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939670

Oct 23rd, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic poses clear threats to mental well-being, but an increase in suicide is not inevitable if appropriate action is take...

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