TITLE

Physical abuse during pregnancy: prevalence and risk factors

AUTHOR(S)
Muhajarine, Nazeem; D'Arcy, Carl
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/06/99, Vol. 160 Issue 7, p1007
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research which studied the prevalence and predictors of physical abuse in a sample of pregnant women in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Number of participants; Risk factors; Focus on first and second interviews; Sociodemographic characteristics; Violence against women receiving increasing attention in popular media; Higher risk found among aboriginal women; Results; Interpretation.
ACCESSION #
1734732

 

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