Ending Intimate Partner Violence after pregnancy: Findings from a community-based longitudinal study in Nicaragua
- Domestic Violence against Women in Jordan: Evidence from Health Clinics. Al-Nsour, Mohannad; Khawaja, Marwan; Al-Kayyali, Ghadah // Journal of Family Violence;Nov2009, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p569
To explore womenâ€™s attitudes toward intimate partner violence (IPV) and their determinants, as well as to document the prevalence of various types of violence among women attending public health centers in the Balka region, Jordan. A cross-sectional study among ever-married women aged...
- Perspectivas de las mujeres maltratadas sobre la violencia de pareja en MÃ©xico. Agoff, Carolina; Rajsbaum, Ari; Herrera, Cristina // Salud PÃºblica de MÃ©xico;2006 supplement, Vol. 48, pS307
Objective. To identify personal, cultural, and institutional factors that hinder the solution to domestic violence. Material and Methods. In Quintana Roo, Coahuila, and Mexico City, 26 in-depth interviews with women currently suffering from intimate partner violence and others who had already...
- HOLIDAY RAGING. // Woman's Day (Australia Edition);12/28/2009, Vol. 61 Issue 52, p71
A quiz concerning family violence is presented.
- Victim: 'First punch came as complete surprise' Hosman, Catherine // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);10/17/2007, Vol. 135 Issue 42, p1A
The article discusses the story of a wife who fell victim of a domestic violence in the U.S., in relation of the country's celebration of the Domestic Violence Awareness on October 2007.
- Victims Still Falling Through the Cracks. Kendall-Tackett, Kathleen // Family & Intimate Partner Violence Quarterly;Fall2008, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p99
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including teen victims of intimate partner violence (IPV), domestic violence, and physical abuse.
- Does the health status of intimate partner violence victims warrant pharmacies as portals for public health promotion? Cerulli, Catherine; Cerulli, Jennifer; Santos, Elizabeth J.; Najii Lu; Hue He; Kaukeinen, Kimberly; White, Anne Marie; Xin Tu // Journal of the American Pharmacists Association: JAPhA;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 50 Issue 2, p200
Objectives: To explore whether the health status of intimate partner violence (IPV) victims warrants pharmacies to be portals for public health promotion. Specific objectives included (1) identifying prevalence of IPV including domestic violence (DV) and sexual assault (SA) in a community...
- The sensitivity and specificity of four questions (HARK) to identify intimate partner violence: a diagnostic accuracy study in general practice. Sohal, Hardip; Eldridge, Sandra; Feder, Gene // BMC Family Practice;2007, Vol. 8, p49
Background: Intimate partner violence (IPV) including physical, sexual and emotional violence, causes short and long term ill-health. Brief questions that reliably identify women experiencing IPV who present in clinical settings are a pre-requisite for an appropriate response from health...
- Domestic Violence---Medieval and Modern. Fee, Elizabeth; Brown, Theodore M.; Lazarus, Jan; Theerman, Paul // American Journal of Public Health;Dec2002, Vol. 92 Issue 12, p1908
The article considers the medieval and modern versions of domestic violence. According to the "World Report on Violence and Health," violence by intimate partners is a worldwide problem with major public health implications. Based on a study conducted by the American Psychological Association,...
- Methodological issues in the study of violence against women. Ruiz-Pérez, Isabel; Plazaola-Castaño, Juncal; Carmen Vives-Cases // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;Dec2007 Supplement 2, Vol. 61, pii26
The objective of this paper is to review the methodological issues that arise when studying violence against women as a public health problem, focusing on intimate partner violence (IPV), since this is the form of violence that has the greatest consequences at a social and political level. The...