The provision of emergency healthcare for women who experience intimate partner violence: Part 2. Strategies to address knowledge deficits and negative attitudes - Bakon S, Taylor A, Meyer S, Scott M.

The first article in this two-part series evaluated healthcare professionals' approaches to the care of women who present to the emergency department (ED) with injuries related to intimate partner violence (IPV). It identified barriers to appropriate care ...
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