Interpersonal partner violence and women in the United States: an overview of prevalence rates, psychiatric correlates and consequences and barriers to help seeking

Int J Law Psychiatry. Jan-Feb 2009;32(1):48-55. doi: 10.1016/j.ijlp.2008.11.003. Epub 2008 Dec 19.
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Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Battered Women / psychology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Law Enforcement
  • Mental Disorders / etiology
  • Mental Disorders / psychology
  • Patient Acceptance of Health Care
  • Prevalence
  • Risk Factors
  • Spouse Abuse / legislation & jurisprudence
  • Spouse Abuse / prevention & control*
  • Spouse Abuse / psychology
  • Spouse Abuse / statistics & numerical data
  • United States
  • Vulnerable Populations