spouse abuse

Summary

Summary: Deliberate severe and repeated injury to one domestic partner by the other.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Intimate partner violence: causes and prevention
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa
    Lancet 359:1423-9. 2002
  2. pmc An integrated intervention to reduce intimate partner violence in pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial
    Michele Kiely
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:273-83. 2010
  3. ncbi Intimate partner violence and physical health consequences
    Jacquelyn Campbell
    School of Nursing, The Johns Hopkins University, 525 N Wolfe St, Room 436, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1157-63. 2002
  4. doi Screening for intimate partner violence in health care settings: a randomized trial
    Harriet L MacMillan
    Offord Centre for Child Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Patterson Bldg, 1200 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5, Canada
    JAMA 302:493-501. 2009
  5. pmc Intimate partner violence against adult women and its association with major depressive disorder, depressive symptoms and postpartum depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Hind A Beydoun
    Graduate Program in Public Health, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Post Office Box 1980, Norfolk, VA 23501 1980, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:959-75. 2012
  6. pmc A systematic review of African studies on intimate partner violence against pregnant women: prevalence and risk factors
    Simukai Shamu
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 6:e17591. 2011
  7. ncbi Physical partner abuse during pregnancy: a risk factor for low birth weight in Nicaragua
    Eliette Valladares
    Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Obstet Gynecol 100:700-5. 2002
  8. ncbi Women exposed to intimate partner violence: expectations and experiences when they encounter health care professionals: a meta-analysis of qualitative studies
    Gene S Feder
    Centre for Health Sciences, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, and Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, London South Bank University, London, England
    Arch Intern Med 166:22-37. 2006
  9. pmc Domestic violence in rural Uganda: evidence from a community-based study
    Michael A Koenig
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:53-60. 2003
  10. ncbi Interventions for violence against women: scientific review
    C Nadine Wathen
    Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care and Faculty of Information and Media Studies, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 289:589-600. 2003

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  1. ncbi Intimate partner violence: causes and prevention
    Rachel Jewkes
    Gender and Health Group, Medical Research Council, Private Bag X385, 0001, Pretoria, South Africa
    Lancet 359:1423-9. 2002
    ..Primary preventive interventions should focus on improving the status of women and reducing norms of violence, poverty, and alcohol consumption...
  2. pmc An integrated intervention to reduce intimate partner violence in pregnancy: a randomized controlled trial
    Michele Kiely
    Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, Maryland 20852 7510, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 115:273-83. 2010
    ..To estimate the efficacy of a psycho-behavioral intervention in reducing intimate partner violence recurrence during pregnancy and postpartum and in improving birth outcomes in African-American women...
  3. ncbi Intimate partner violence and physical health consequences
    Jacquelyn Campbell
    School of Nursing, The Johns Hopkins University, 525 N Wolfe St, Room 436, Baltimore, MD 21205 2110, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1157-63. 2002
    ..Domestic violence results in long-term and immediate health problems. This study compared selected physical health problems of abused and never abused women with similar access to health care...
  4. doi Screening for intimate partner violence in health care settings: a randomized trial
    Harriet L MacMillan
    Offord Centre for Child Studies, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Patterson Bldg, 1200 Main St W, Hamilton, ON L8N 3Z5, Canada
    JAMA 302:493-501. 2009
    ..Whether intimate partner violence (IPV) screening reduces violence or improves health outcomes for women is unknown...
  5. pmc Intimate partner violence against adult women and its association with major depressive disorder, depressive symptoms and postpartum depression: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Hind A Beydoun
    Graduate Program in Public Health, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Post Office Box 1980, Norfolk, VA 23501 1980, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:959-75. 2012
    ..In an effort to reduce the burden of depression, continued research is recommended for evaluating IPV preventive strategies...
  6. pmc A systematic review of African studies on intimate partner violence against pregnant women: prevalence and risk factors
    Simukai Shamu
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 6:e17591. 2011
    ..This paper presents a systematic review summing up the evidence from African studies on IPV prevalence and risk factors among pregnant women...
  7. ncbi Physical partner abuse during pregnancy: a risk factor for low birth weight in Nicaragua
    Eliette Valladares
    Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Obstet Gynecol 100:700-5. 2002
    ..To assess whether being physically abused during pregnancy increases the risk of a low birth weight (LBW) infant...
  8. ncbi Women exposed to intimate partner violence: expectations and experiences when they encounter health care professionals: a meta-analysis of qualitative studies
    Gene S Feder
    Centre for Health Sciences, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, and Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, London South Bank University, London, England
    Arch Intern Med 166:22-37. 2006
    ..women with histories of intimate partner violence perceive the responses of health care professionals? and (2) How do women with histories of intimate partner violence want their health care providers to respond to disclosures of abuse?..
  9. pmc Domestic violence in rural Uganda: evidence from a community-based study
    Michael A Koenig
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 81:53-60. 2003
    ..Most respondents--70% of men and 90% of women--viewed beating of the wife or female partner as justifiable in some circumstances, posing a central challenge to preventing violence in such settings...
  10. ncbi Interventions for violence against women: scientific review
    C Nadine Wathen
    Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care and Faculty of Information and Media Studies, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    JAMA 289:589-600. 2003
    ..Intimate partner violence is prevalent and is associated with significant impairment, yet it remains unclear which interventions, if any, reduce rates of abuse and reabuse...
  11. pmc Intimate partner violence among pregnant women in Rwanda
    Joseph Ntaganira
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, National University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda
    BMC Womens Health 8:17. 2008
    ..The prevalence and determinants of intimate partner violence (IPV) against pregnant women has not been described in Rwanda. A study was conducted to identify variables associated with IPV among Rwandan pregnant women...
  12. pmc Health-sector responses to intimate partner violence in low- and middle-income settings: a review of current models, challenges and opportunities
    Manuela Colombini
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 86:635-42. 2008
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  13. pmc Individual and contextual determinants of domestic violence in North India
    Michael A Koenig
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, 615 N Wolfe St, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:132-8. 2006
    ..We examined individual- and community-level influences on domestic violence in Uttar Pradesh, North India...
  14. ncbi Coercive sex in rural Uganda: prevalence and associated risk factors
    Michael A Koenig
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Sci Med 58:787-98. 2004
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  15. ncbi Screening for intimate partner violence by health care providers. Barriers and interventions
    J Waalen
    General Preventive Medicine Residency Program, University of California, San Diego San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:230-7. 2000
    ..In this article, we present a review of studies focusing on provider-specific barriers to screening for IPV and interventions designed to increase IPV screening in clinical settings...
  16. ncbi Screening and intervention for intimate partner abuse: practices and attitudes of primary care physicians
    M A Rodriguez
    The Pacific Center for Violence Prevention, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 282:468-74. 1999
    ..Although practice guidelines encouraging the screening of patients for intimate partner abuse have been available for several years, it is unclear how well and in which circumstances physicians adhere to them...
  17. ncbi Increased risk of HIV in women experiencing physical partner violence in Nairobi, Kenya
    Karoline Fonck
    International Centre for Reproductive Health, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185 P3, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    AIDS Behav 9:335-9. 2005
    ..Multi-sector approaches are needed to change prevailing attitudes towards violence against women...
  18. ncbi Understanding behavior change for women experiencing intimate partner violence: mapping the ups and downs using the stages of change
    Judy C Chang
    Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences and General Internal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Magee Women s Hospital of UPMC, 300 Halket Street, PA 15213, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 62:330-9. 2006
    ..Our objective was to apply the transtheoretical model's stages of change to the experiences of women who experienced IPV and map their experiences of change as they moved toward increased safety...
  19. ncbi The composite abuse scale: further development and assessment of reliability and validity of a multidimensional partner abuse measure in clinical settings
    Kelsey Hegarty
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Violence Vict 20:529-47. 2005
    ..These four factors exhibited good internal reliability (Cronbach's alpha > 0.85) and the corrected item-total correlations were high (> 0.5). Evidence of criterion and construct validity is presented...
  20. pmc Predictors of alcohol use prior to pregnancy recognition among township women in Cape Town, South Africa
    MARY J O'CONNOR
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, 760 Westwood Plaza, rm 68 265A, Los Angeles, CA 90024, United States
    Soc Sci Med 72:83-90. 2011
    ..These endeavors should facilitate national goals of healthier pregnancies and the elimination of FASDs in South Africa...
  21. pmc Does economic empowerment protect women from intimate partner violence?
    Koustuv Dalal
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Centre for Medical Technology Assessment, Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    J Inj Violence Res 3:35-44. 2011
    ..The paper aims to explore the relationship between women's economic empowerment, their exposures to IPV and their help seeking behavior using a nationally representative sample in India...
  22. ncbi Sex differences in aggression between heterosexual partners: a meta-analytic review
    J Archer
    Department of Psychology, University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 126:651-80. 2000
    ..Wider variations are discussed in terms of two conflicting norms about physical aggression to partners that operate to different degrees in different cultures...
  23. doi Exploring the associations between intimate partner violence and women's mental health: evidence from a population-based study in Paraguay
    Kanako Ishida
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE Mail Stop K 23, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:1653-61. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that efforts to identify women with mental health problems, particularly suicidal ideation, should include screening for the types and history of IPV victimization...
  24. doi Pattern of physical injury associated with intimate partner violence in women presenting to the emergency department: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Victor Wu
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Trauma Violence Abuse 11:71-82. 2010
    ..To examine patterns of physical injury associated with intimate partner violence (IPV) among women presenting to emergency room departments...
  25. pmc Induced abortion, pregnancy loss and intimate partner violence in Tanzania: a population based study
    Heidi Stöckl
    Department of Global Health and Development, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 12:12. 2012
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  26. ncbi Intimate partner violence and the health care response: a postmodern critique
    Marion Tower
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Nathan Campus, Griffith University, Nathan, QLD, Australia
    Health Care Women Int 28:438-52. 2007
    ..To date, strategies to improve the health care response have been limited in effectiveness as structural constraints of the health service and models of practice employed have not been addressed...
  27. doi Mental health correlates of intimate partner violence in marital relationships in a nationally representative sample of males and females
    Tracie O Afifi
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Interpers Violence 24:1398-417. 2009
    ..Further research is required to identify effective methods to reduce exposure to IPV and to adequately address the specific needs of male and female victims of IPV...
  28. doi Barriers to screening for intimate partner violence
    Sheila Sprague
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Women Health 52:587-605. 2012
    ..The authors wanted to identify barriers to intimate partner violence screening and improve the understanding of intimate partner violence screening barriers among different health care providers...
  29. pmc Women's status and violence against young married women in rural Nepal
    Prabhat Lamichhane
    Center for Research on Environment Health and Population Activities, Kusunti, PO Box 9626, Kathmandu, Nepal
    BMC Womens Health 11:19. 2011
    ..This paper assesses the prevalence of violence among young married women in rural Nepal. Specifically, it examines [factors related to] women's status in order to better understand the risk of violence...
  30. ncbi Intimate partner violence and long-term psychosocial functioning in a national sample of American women
    Caron Zlotnick
    Department of Psychiatry nad Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine Hospital, USA
    J Interpers Violence 21:262-75. 2006
    ..Also, nearly half of the women in an abusive relationship left the relationship within the period. Leaving the abusive relationship was associated with lower individual income and more social support at wave 1...
  31. pmc Fluoxetine treatment of alcoholic perpetrators of domestic violence: a 12-week, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled intervention study
    David T George
    Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies, National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health, Bldg 10, Clinical Research Center, 10 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892 1540, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 72:60-5. 2011
    ..This score served as a surrogate marker for the anger and physical aggression that characterize perpetrators of IPV...
  32. doi The prevalence of intimate partner violence across orthopaedic fracture clinics in Ontario
    Mohit Bhandari
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, 293 Wellington Street North, Suite 110, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 2X2, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:132-41. 2011
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  33. pmc Prevalence and correlates of intimate partner violence among women attending HIV voluntary counseling and testing in northern Tanzania, 2005-2008
    Malavika Prabhu
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 113:63-7. 2011
    ..To investigate the prevalence and correlates of intimate partner violence (IPV) among women at an HIV voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) center in northern Tanzania...
  34. doi Striving to make a difference: health care worker experiences with intimate partner violence clients in Tanzania
    Rose M Laisser
    Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, IAHS, Midwifery School, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Health Care Women Int 30:64-78. 2009
    ..Last; "striving to make a difference," emphasizes a desire to improve abilities to support clients and advocate for prevention...
  35. doi Medical and psychosocial diagnoses in women with a history of intimate partner violence
    Amy E Bonomi
    Department of Human Development and Family Science, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1692-7. 2009
    ..We characterized the relative risk of a wide range of diagnoses in women with a history of intimate partner violence (IPV) compared with never-abused women...
  36. ncbi A randomised controlled trial of empowerment training for Chinese abused pregnant women in Hong Kong
    A Tiwari
    Department of Nursing Studies, The University of Hong Kong, China
    BJOG 112:1249-56. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of an empowerment intervention in reducing intimate partner violence (IPV) and improving health status...
  37. ncbi Multistate analysis of factors associated with intimate partner violence
    Joshua R Vest
    Saint Louis University School of Public Health, Department of Community Health, St Louis, Missouri 63104 1314, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:156-64. 2002
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  38. doi Intimate partner violence as a risk factor for postpartum depression among Canadian women in the Maternity Experience Survey
    Hind A Beydoun
    Graduate Program in Public Health, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Post Office Box 1980, Norfolk, VA 23501 1980, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:575-83. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of exposure to intimate partner violence before, during, or after pregnancy on postpartum depression in a nationally representative sample of Canadian women...
  39. doi The impact of intimate partner violence on women's reproductive health and pregnancy outcome
    N N Sarkar
    Department of Reproductive Biology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    J Obstet Gynaecol 28:266-71. 2008
    ..Educating and empowering women and upgrading their socioeconomic status may abate the incidence of IPV. Women should also seek protection against IPV...
  40. ncbi Intimate partner violence in China: national prevalence, risk factors and associated health problems
    William L Parish
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 30:174-81. 2004
    ..Intimate partner violence has been studied in many developed and developing countries. China remains one of the few large societies for which the prevalence and correlates of intimate partner violence are unknown...
  41. doi How far does screening women for domestic (partner) violence in different health-care settings meet criteria for a screening programme? Systematic reviews of nine UK National Screening Committee criteria
    G Feder
    University of Bristol, UK
    Health Technol Assess 13:iii-iv, xi-xiii, 1-113, 137-347. 2009
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  42. ncbi Does physical intimate partner violence affect sexual health? A systematic review
    Ann L Coker
    Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control, School of Public Health University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 8:149-77. 2007
    ..A conceptual model was presented to guide further needed research addressing direct and indirect mechanisms by which physical, sexual, and psychological IPV affects sexual health...
  43. ncbi Correlates of partner violence among female street-based sex workers: substance abuse, history of childhood abuse, and HIV risks
    N El-Bassel
    Social Intervention Group, Columbia University, New York, NY 10025, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 15:41-51. 2001
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  44. doi Violence against women by their intimate partner during pregnancy and postnatal depression: a prospective cohort study
    Ana Bernarda Ludermir
    Programa de Pós Graduação Integrado em Saúde Coletiva, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Hospital das Clinicas, Cidade Universitaria, Recife, PE, Brazil
    Lancet 376:903-10. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate the association of postnatal depression with psychological, physical, and sexual violence against women by their intimate partners during pregnancy...
  45. ncbi Social support protects against the negative effects of partner violence on mental health
    Ann L Coker
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina, School of Public Health, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 11:465-76. 2002
    ..We wish to determine associations between intimate partner violence (IPV) and mental health outcomes and to assess the protective role of abuse disclosure and support on mental health among abused women...
  46. ncbi Partner violence during pregnancy and risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Ann L Coker
    University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77225, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 18:260-9. 2004
    ..4; 95% CI 1.5, 4.0) and term low birthweight (aRR = 1.9; 95% CI 1.0, 3.4). Greater abuse frequency was associated with increased risk. Abuse during pregnancy was associated with perinatal deaths and preterm low birthweight deliveries...
  47. pmc Intimate partner violence against women in eastern Uganda: implications for HIV prevention
    Charles A S Karamagi
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Public Health 6:284. 2006
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  48. ncbi Physical violence during pregnancy: maternal complications and birth outcomes
    V E Cokkinides
    Institute for Families in Society, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 93:661-6. 1999
    ..To assess the association between physical violence during the 12 months before delivery and maternal complications and birth outcomes...
  49. ncbi Gender, poverty, and postnatal depression: a study of mothers in Goa, India
    Vikram Patel
    Sangath Centre for Child Development and Family Guidance, Goa, India
    Am J Psychiatry 159:43-7. 2002
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  50. pmc Intimate partner violence against women in rural Vietnam--different socio-demographic factors are associated with different forms of violence: need for new intervention guidelines?
    Dang Vung Nguyen
    Department of Demography, Faculty of Public Health, Hanoi Medical University, Hanoi, Vietnam
    BMC Public Health 8:55. 2008
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  51. ncbi Domestic violence and symptoms of gynecologic morbidity among women in North India
    Rob Stephenson
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 32:201-8. 2006
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  52. doi Spousal violence and paternal disinvestment among Tsimane' forager-horticulturalists
    Jonathan Stieglitz
    Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 87131, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 23:445-57. 2011
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  53. pmc Effects of individual and proximate educational context on intimate partner violence: a population-based study of women in India
    Leland K Ackerson
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Kresge Building, 7th flr, Boston, MA 02115 6096, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:507-14. 2008
    ..We examined the role of women's education and proximate educational context on intimate partner violence (IPV)...
  54. doi Mental health disorders and functioning of women in domestic violence shelters
    Christine A Helfrich
    Boston University, USA
    J Interpers Violence 23:437-53. 2008
    ..These women are also less educated and poorer and use more health services than the U.S. population. Mental health conditions must be identified in shelters to improve functioning and facilitate independence from abusers...
  55. ncbi A study of domestic violence among women attending a medical centre in Sudan
    A M Ahmed
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Bahr Elghazal, Khartoum, Sudan
    East Mediterr Health J 11:164-74. 2005
    ..5%). Provoking events included suspicion of illicit relations, talking back and inadequate home care. Common reactions reported by the women included staying quiet, crying and resistance...
  56. doi Violence toward women, men's sexual risk factors, and HIV infection among women: findings from a national household survey in Rwanda
    Jeanne Françoise Kayibanda
    URESP, Centre de Recherche FRSQ du CHA Universitaire de Québec, Quebec, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 59:300-7. 2012
    ..We used the third Rwanda demographic and health survey data to examine the relationship between violence toward women, men sexual risk factors, and HIV prevalence among women...
  57. pmc Correlates of intimate partner violence among men and women in an inner city emergency department
    Maureen A Walton
    University of Michigan, Rachel Upjohn Building, 4250 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    J Addict Dis 28:366-81. 2009
    ..This article provides unique data regarding correlates of past year intimate partner violence history among a comprehensive sample of male and female emergency department patients presenting for medical complaints or injury...
  58. pmc The association between intimate partner violence, alcohol and depression in family practice
    Gail Gilchrist
    Substance Use Disorders Research Group, Neuropsychopharmacology Programme, Institut Municipal d Investigació Mèdica Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Fam Pract 11:72. 2010
    ..Depressive symptoms, intimate partner violence and hazardous drinking are common among patients attending general practice. Despite the high prevalence of these three problems; the relationship between them remains relatively unexplored...
  59. pmc Lifetime maternal experiences of abuse and risk of pre-natal depression in two demographically distinct populations in Boston
    Janet W Rich-Edwards
    Connors Center for Women s Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:375-84. 2011
    ..To investigate lifetime history of interpersonal abuse and risk of pre-natal depression in socio-economically distinct populations in the same city...
  60. pmc Physical and social predictors of partner abuse in women attending general practice: a cross-sectional study
    Kelsey Hegarty
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Gen Pract 58:484-7. 2008
    ..Currently there is insufficient evidence for screening all women but case finding of women at risk of intimate partner abuse is recommended...
  61. ncbi Depressive symptomatology as a predictor of exposure to intimate partner violence among US female adolescents and young adults
    Jocelyn A Lehrer
    Center for Reproductive Health Research and Policy, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:270-6. 2006
    ..To examine whether depressive symptomatology is predictive of subsequent intimate partner violence victimization among a national prospective sample of female adolescents and young adults...
  62. doi Contraception use and associations with intimate partner violence among women in Bangladesh
    Koustuv Dalal
    Division of Public Health Science, School of Life Sciences, University of Skovde, Skovde, Sweden
    J Biosoc Sci 44:83-94. 2012
    ..The findings emphasize the importance of screening for IPV at health care centres. The differences in urban and rural contraceptive use and IPV exposure identified by the study have policy implications for service delivery and planning...
  63. pmc Prevalence and determinants of intimate partner abuse among public hospital primary care patients
    H M Bauer
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California San Francisco, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:811-7. 2000
    ..In contrast to other studies, lower socioeconomic status was not associated with partner abuse history...
  64. doi Acceptability of universal screening for intimate partner violence in voluntary HIV testing and counseling services in South Africa and service implications
    Nicola Christofides
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa
    AIDS Care 22:279-85. 2010
    ..This needs to be part of basic counselor training as it is integral to approaching HIV risk reduction...
  65. doi Association between intimate partner violence and induced abortion in Cameroon
    Amina P Alio
    Department of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida, 13201 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 112:83-7. 2011
    ..To examine the association between intimate partner violence (IPV; physical, sexual, and emotional violence) and induced abortion in Cameroon...
  66. ncbi Mortality of women from intimate partner violence in South Africa: a national epidemiological study
    Naeemah Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council Cape Town, South Africa
    Violence Vict 24:546-56. 2009
    ..The national IPV mortality rate was more than twice that found in the United States. The study highlights the value of collecting reliable data across the globe to develop interventions for advocacy of which gender equity is critical...
  67. ncbi Intimate partner violence and risk for depression among postpartum women in Lima, Peru
    Alfredo Gomez-Beloz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7236, USA
    Violence Vict 24:380-98. 2009
    ..1-19.9). A positive gradient was observed for severity of depression and IPV during pregnancy (trend p < 0.001). Postpartum women who experienced IPV during pregnancy had higher levels of depression severity than did nonabused women...
  68. ncbi Prevalence of physical and sexual abuse before and during pregnancy among Swedish couples
    L W Hedin
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 78:310-5. 1999
    ..To estimate the prevalence of threats and actual acts of physical and sexual abuse during pregnancy...
  69. pmc Experience of domestic violence by women attending an inner city accident and emergency department
    D Sethi
    Health Policy Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Emerg Med J 21:180-4. 2004
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  70. doi Pregnancy outcomes and intimate partner violence in New Zealand
    Janet Fanslow
    Social and Community Health, School of Population Health, Univesity of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:391-7. 2008
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  71. doi Beliefs about wife beating: an exploratory study with Lebanese students
    Nadine Obeid
    Department of Psychology, The New School for Social Research, 80 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10011, USA
    Violence Against Women 16:691-712. 2010
    ..Consistent with feminist theories of wife abuse, gender and attitudes toward women's roles emerged as the strongest predictors of beliefs about wife beating...
  72. ncbi Physical spousal violence against women in India: some risk factors
    L Jeyaseelan
    Department of Biostatistics, Christian Medical College, Vellore, India
    J Biosoc Sci 39:657-70. 2007
    ..The findings provide compelling evidence of the potential risk factors for spousal physical violence, which in turn could help in planning interventions...
  73. pmc Intimate partner violence and infant morbidity: evidence of an association from a population-based study in eastern Uganda in 2003
    Charles A S Karamagi
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Makerere University, P O Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Pediatr 7:34. 2007
    ..It is against this background that as a secondary objective, we set out to explore whether an association exists between intimate partner violence and illness in infants...
  74. ncbi Violence, stress, and somatic syndromes
    Leslie J Crofford
    Center for the Advancement of Women s Health, University of Kentucky, USA
    Trauma Violence Abuse 8:299-313. 2007
    ..Understanding the relationship between violence, stress, and somatic syndromes will help in clarifying the consequences of violence exposure to long-term health and health-related quality of life...
  75. pmc MOSAIC (MOthers' Advocates In the Community): protocol and sample description of a cluster randomised trial of mentor mother support to reduce intimate partner violence among pregnant or recent mothers
    Angela J Taft
    Mother and Child Health Research, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    BMC Public Health 9:159. 2009
    ..This paper describes the development, design and implementation of a trial of mentor mother support set in primary care, including baseline characteristics of participating women...
  76. doi Prevalence of violence against pregnant women in Abeokuta, Nigeria
    Adeniran Olubukola Fawole
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:405-14. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of violence to pregnant women within 12 months prior to and during the current pregnancy...
  77. ncbi Violence against women in intimate relationships: explanations and suggestions for interventions as perceived by healthcare workers, local leaders, and trusted community members in a northern district of Vietnam
    Robert Jonzon
    National Board of Health and Welfare, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Public Health 35:640-7. 2007
    ..This study explored professionals' and trusted community inhabitants' explanations of the violence between intimate partners and their suggestions for preventive activities. It was performed in a rural district in northern Vietnam...
  78. ncbi Physical abuse during pregnancy and preterm delivery
    Teresa Rodrigues
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Porto Medical School, Porto, Portugal
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 198:171.e1-6. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to assess the relationship between physical abuse during pregnancy and preterm delivery...
  79. ncbi Attitudes of women toward intimate partner violence: a study of rural women in Nigeria
    Diddy E Antai
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Unit of Epidemiology, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Rural Remote Health 8:996. 2008
    ..This is reflective of the socio-economic disadvantages they face, as well as the cultural and religious restrictions imposed on these women...
  80. doi Intimate partner violence theoretical considerations: moving towards a contextual framework
    Kathryn M Bell
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Rhode Island Hospital, Department of General Internal Medicine, 111 Plain Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 28:1096-107. 2008
    ..A discussion of how the proposed theoretical framework may influence future IPV research and clinical practice is provided...
  81. pmc Measuring the impact of intimate partner violence on the health of women in Victoria, Australia
    T Vos
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Brisbane, Australia
    Bull World Health Organ 84:739-44. 2006
    ..Using burden of disease methodology, estimate the health risks of intimate partner violence (IPV) among women in Victoria, Australia...
  82. doi Wife abuse in rural Bangladesh
    Koustuv Dalal
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Center for Medical Technology Assessment and Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden
    J Biosoc Sci 41:561-73. 2009
    ..Well-established risk factors for wife abuse, along with dowry and husband's monetary greed, have a relatively high prevalence in rural Bangladesh...
  83. doi The independent contribution of individual-, neighbourhood-, and country-level socioeconomic position on attitudes towards intimate partner violence against women in sub-Saharan Africa: a multilevel model of direct and moderating effects
    Olalekan Abdulrahman Uthman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Division of Social Medicine, Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Soc Sci Med 68:1801-9. 2009
    ..The relationship with country-level SEP was inconclusive. The findings underscore the need to implement public health prevention/intervention strategies not only at the level of individual SEP but also at the neighbourhood level...
  84. doi Intimate partner violence and HIV infection among married Indian women
    Jay G Silverman
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 300:703-10. 2008
    ..Intimate partner violence (IPV) has been described as being associated with heterosexual transmission of HIV to women in India and elsewhere...
  85. doi Predictors of attitudes toward intimate partner violence: a comparative study of men in Zambia and Kenya
    Stephen Lawoko
    Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    J Interpers Violence 23:1056-74. 2008
    ..Differences in specific predictors between the countries demonstrate the significance of capitalizing on need-adapted interventions tailored to fit conditions in each country...
  86. ncbi Impact of police-reported intimate partner violence during pregnancy on birth outcomes
    Sherry Lipsky
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:557-64. 2003
    ..To examine the relationship of police-reported intimate partner violence during pregnancy and adverse birth outcomes...
  87. pmc The impact of psychological abuse by an intimate partner on the mental health of pregnant women
    A Tiwari
    Department of Nursing Studies, LKS Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BJOG 115:377-84. 2008
    ..The objective of this first population-based study in Hong Kong was to assess the impact of psychological abuse by an intimate partner on the mental health of pregnant women...
  88. doi Violence during pregnancy: associations with pregnancy intendedness, pregnancy-related care, and alcohol and tobacco use among a representative sample of New Zealand women
    Janet Fanslow
    Social and Community Health, School of Population Health, Univesity of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 48:398-404. 2008
    ..To explore the extent of intimate partner violence during pregnancy and its association with pregnancy intendedness and pregnancy-related behaviours among a representative sample of New Zealand women...
  89. ncbi Exposure to abuse, neglect, and household dysfunction among adults who witnessed intimate partner violence as children: implications for health and social services
    Shanta R Dube
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Adult and Community Health, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Violence Vict 17:3-17. 2002
    ....
  90. ncbi Conflict and control: gender symmetry and asymmetry in domestic violence
    Michael P Johnson
    The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    Violence Against Women 12:1003-18. 2006
    ..An argument is made that if we want to understand partner violence, intervene effectively in individual cases, or make useful policy recommendations, we must make these distinctions in our research...
  91. doi Physical violence against U.S. women around the time of pregnancy, 2004-2007
    Susan Y Chu
    Division of Reproductive Health, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:317-22. 2010
    ..Previous research shows that the prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) around the time of pregnancy varies from 4% to 9%, but no studies have distinguished between abuse rates by former versus current partners...
  92. doi Intimate partner violence and correlates in pregnant HIV positive Nigerians
    Oliver Chukwujekwu Ezechi
    Sexual and Reproductive Health Unit, Clinical Sciences Division, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 280:745-52. 2009
    ..To determine the prevalence, types and correlates of intimate partner violence (IPV) in pregnant Nigerian living with HIV...
  93. doi Intimate partner violence and miscarriage: examination of the role of physical and psychological abuse and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Leslie A Morland
    National Center for PTSD, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    J Interpers Violence 23:652-69. 2008
    ..Prospective studies can confirm findings and determine underlying mechanisms. Routine screening for traumatic stress and PTSD may reduce rates of miscarriage...
  94. doi Pattern and determinants of domestic violence among prenatal clinic attendees in a referral centre, South-east Nigeria
    O U J Umeora
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ebonyi State University Teaching Hospital, Ebonyi State, Nigeria
    J Obstet Gynaecol 28:769-74. 2008
    ..This will determine the true prevalence and pattern of domestic violence, and form a rational basis for the formulation of interventional strategies...
  95. ncbi Domestic violence during pregnancy: implications for practice
    Lisa Espinosa
    University of Wisconsin Nurse Midwifery Service, Milwaukee, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 47:305-17. 2002
    ....
  96. doi Intimate partner violence and its implication for pregnancy
    Linda R Chambliss
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine Department of Labor and Delivery, Saint Mary s Health Center, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 51:385-97. 2008
    ..Healthcare providers, particularly those who care for pregnant women, are in a unique position to identify these women and direct them and their families to the help they need to end the violence in their lives...
  97. ncbi The impact of welfare reform on men's violence against women
    S Riger
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago 60607 7137, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 28:631-47. 2000
    ..As demonstrated here, the incorporation into social policy analyses of feminist thinking about dominance and power will enrich our understanding of the impact of social policy changes on people...
  98. doi Factors associated with physical spousal abuse of women during pregnancy in Bangladesh
    Ruchira Tabassum Naved
    Social and Behavioural Sciences Unit, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 34:71-8. 2008
    ....
  99. ncbi A qualitative exploration of the nature of domestic violence in pregnancy
    Loraine Bacchus
    Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery, Kings College London, and St George s Hospital Medical School, UK
    Violence Against Women 12:588-604. 2006
    ....
  100. pmc Effects of domestic violence on perinatal and early-childhood mortality: evidence from north India
    Saifuddin Ahmed
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1423-8. 2006
    ..We examined the effect of physical violence during pregnancy on perinatal and early-childhood mortality...

Research Grants133 found, 100 shown here

  1. Mapping Etiological Pathways to SV Perpetration from Childhood to Young Adulthood
    Michele Ybarra; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Findings from the extended follow-up of the Growing up with Media study will provide insight into the etiology of sexual violence perpetration as youth transition from adolescence into adulthood. ..
  2. Mapping Etiological Pathways to SV Perpetration from Childhood to Young Adulthood
    Michele Ybarra; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings from the extended follow-up of the Growing up with Media study will provide insight into the etiology of sexual violence perpetration as youth transition from adolescence into adulthood. ..
  3. Alcohol and intentional injury in the U.S Army
    Nicole Bell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In addition, Spouse Abuse Registry Data have recently been added to the TAIHOD, which include information on victims and perpetrators as ..
  4. Developing an Abuse-Sensitive Depression Care Model
    Christina Nicolaidis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This project will provide the necessary training, experience, and preliminary data for a R01 proposal to conduct a randomized controlled trial testing the effectiveness of an abuse-sensitive depression care model. ..
  5. Alcohol Epidemiology among Border and Non-Border Mexican Americans
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  6. Cross Ethnic Trends In Drinking, Alcohol Use Disorders And Service Utilization
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Trends analyses covering the period under focus and contrasting Whites, Blacks and Hispanics have not been reported yet in the alcohol literature. ..
  7. Alcohol Epidemiology among Border and Non-Border Mexican Americans
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  8. Alcohol Epidemiology In Hispanic National Groups
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results from this study will fill a major gap in epidemiology among U.S. Hispanics, and will have implications for the development of prevention interventions. ..
  9. Cross Ethnic Trends In Drinking, Alcohol Use Disorders And Service Utilization
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Trends analyses covering the period under focus and contrasting Whites, Blacks and Hispanics have not been reported yet in the alcohol literature. ..
  10. Mechanisms for Relations of Domestic Violence to Poor Maternal and Infant Health
    Jay Silverman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These data will be synthesized to create recommendations for family and clinic-based intervention programs, and will be broadly disseminated in the form of reports for Indian practitioners, researchers and policymakers. ..
  11. Ethnicity, Alcohol, and Spousal Violence
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..collecting data from both couple members. ..
  12. Development of the Partner Violence Perpetration Among *
    Jay Silverman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This comparison will be vital to determining whether the risk and protective factors identified are relevant to present interventions for men who batter their female partners. ..
  13. Brief Intervention to Reduce Injury in Minorities
    Raul Caetano; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  14. PARTNER ABUSE AND HIV IN WOMEN RECEIVING EMERGENCY CARE
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  15. HIV/STD Risk Reduction For African American Couples
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The findings will contribute significantly to the field of HIV/STI risk reduction by developing and testing an intervention with African American couples that can be offered to HIV clinics and CBOs. ..
  16. PTSD-Focused Relationship Enhancement Therapy for Returning Veterans & their Part
    CASEY TAFT; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..However, consistent with a secondary prevention approach (National Advisory Mental Health Council Workgroup on Mental Disorders Prevention Research, 1998), participants will be excluded on the basis of histories of IPA. ..
  17. HIV/STI Prevention for Drug-Involved Couples
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Long shore from the University of California at Los Angeles, Dr. Sharp from St. Luke's Hospital in New York City, and Dr. Fals-Stewart from the Research Institute on Addictions at the University of Buffalo. ..
  18. Multimedia HIV/STI Prevention for Drug-Involved Female Offenders
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  19. Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Relationship Abuse, and Physical Health
    CASEY TAFT; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This enhanced understanding may in turn lead to the improved efficacy of interventions for perpetrators and victims of abuse. ..
  20. HIV Intervention Science Training Program for Minority New Investigators
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..All these Centers have been collaborating on HIV, trauma/PTSD, and/or health disparities research and have designed mechanisms of collaborations that would serve vehicles of training of the REM new investigators. ..
  21. HIV/AIDS Risk Reduction for African American Couples
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The findings will contribute significantly to an understanding of HIV/STD risk reduction among African American serodiscordant couples, a population at high risk of transmission. ..
  22. Couples-Based HIV/STI Prevention for Injecting Drug Users in Kazakhstan
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..There is a race to develop and implement effective HIV preventive interventions for IDUs and their sexual partners to stem the spread of HIV, HCV and other STIs in Shu and other Central Asian towns along drug trafficking routes. ..
  23. HIV RISK AND PARTNER VIOLENCE--MEN ON METHADONE
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Data from the proposed study will help inform assessment, treatment and referral protocols to reduce partner violence and HIV-risk behaviors among men and women in MMTPs. ..
  24. Preventing HIV and other STDs among drug-involved women
    Nabila El Bassel; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The SWRD Program will be directed by Dr. Nabila El-Bassel and co-directed by Drs. Steven Schinke and Mary McKay, all CUSSW faculty with strong programs of federally funded research related to substance abuse and HIV. ..
  25. ELDER ABUSE, ETHNICITY, AND HEALTHCARE SETTINGS
    Michael Rodriguez; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  26. OUTCOMES FOR IPV: PATIENT AND PROVIDER PERSPECTIVES
    Michael Rodriguez; Fiscal Year: 2003
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