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An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

Addressing the Health Consequences of Domestic Violence

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Published Date
October, 2004
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In this keynote, Ellen Tallaferro suggests that women who experience violence are likely to visit health care providers more frequently for physical and mental health problems and highlights the important role of health care providers in responding to intimate partner violence by identifying, documenting, making provision for safety, referral, and assurance to women who have been abused.