Catherine L Kothari
Affiliation: Michigan State University
- Perinatal status and help-seeking for intimate partner violenceCatherine L Kothari
Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008, USA
J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1639-46. 2009....
- Assessing maternal risk for fetal-infant mortality: a population-based study to prioritize risk reduction in a healthy start communityCatherine L Kothari
Research Department and Emergency Department, Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Michigan State University, Kalamazoo, MI, USA
Matern Child Health J 15:68-76. 2011..Inadequate prenatal weight gain, obesity and anemia contribute as much to feto-infant mortality as substance abuse. Public health efforts to improve maternal nutrition and healthy weight should be redoubled...
- Protection orders protect against assault and injury: a longitudinal study of police-involved women victims of intimate partner violenceCatherine L Kothari
Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, USA
J Interpers Violence 27:2845-68. 2012..This study confirmed the protective effect of POs, which are associated with reduced police incidents and emergency department visits both during and after the order and reduced police incidents compared with a matched comparison group...
- Missed opportunities: emergency department visits by police-identified victims of intimate partner violenceCatherine L Kothari
Borgess Medical Center, Kalamazoo, MI, USA
Ann Emerg Med 47:190-9. 2006..CONCLUSION: Police-identified intimate partner violence victims utilize emergency care at extremely high rates, usually without identification or referral to intimate partner violence resources...