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RESPONSES TO DISCLOSURE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THE ED
Objectives & Background Significant numbers of people attend ED either as a direct result of domestic violence and abuse (DVA) or related admissions, for example self-harm (Boyle et al, 2006, Boursnell and Prosser, ...
Understanding management and support for domestic violence and abuse within emergency departments: A systematic literature review from 2000–2015
Aims and objectives - Our aim was to identify, review and critically evaluate published empirical studies concerned with the prevalence, management and support for survivors of DVA who present at ED. Background - DVA ...
Giving a Royal voice to gender based violence and sexual violence
(De Montfort University, 2019-09-20)
During September 2019 it was impossible to miss the news that British Royalty were visiting Southern Africa including South Africa (see BBC https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/49812846). Whether a Royal follower or not it was ...
From Silence to Voice: A collaborative international partnership to develop a digital resource for use in clinical and education settings about sexual violence from perspectives of students, educators and survivors.
Gender based violence (GBV) – which includes sexual violence - is a significant global public health and societal problem, recognised as a global human rights issue by the World Health Organisation (WHO, 2017). Global ...
Barriers and Opportunities to Effective Identification and Management of Domestic Violence and Abuse
(Springer Publishers, 2019-11-17)
The aim of this chapter is to explore the debates and evidence surrounding domestic violence and abuse (DVA), routine enquiry and the support mechanisms that are in place to support those working in clinical practice. As ...
What are the experiences of women and girls in South Africa who access healthcare facilities as a result of sexual assault or sexual violence?
(PROSPERO The University of York, 2019-09-15)
From Silence 2 Voice. Global Research in Health Sciences
(The University of Nottingham, 2019-09-20)