Prevalence of intimate partner violence and its associated risk factors among Saudi female patients attending the primary healthcare centers in Western Saudi Arabia

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Turki A. Alzahrani; Bahaa A. Abaalkhail; Iman K. Ramadan;
  • Publisher: Ministry of Defence and Aviation
  • Journal: Saudi Medical Journal,volume 37,issue 1,pages96-99 (issn: 0379-5284, eissn: 1658-3175)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.15537/smj.2016.1.13135, pmc: PMC4724688
  • Subject: R | Brief Communication | Medicine
    mesheuropmc: education | social sciences

Objectives: To estimate the prevalence of intimate partner violence (IPV) among female patients, age 18-60 years, attending primary health care centers (PHCCs) and to measure its determinants, and reporting behavior. Methods: A cross-sectional study design using va... View more
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