Intimate Partner Violence and Pregnancy

Just released: the latest PLOS-one article on

Intimate Partner Violence and Pregnancy: A Systematic Review of Interventions

by An-Sofie Van Parys, Annelien Verhamme, Marleen Temmerman, Hans Verstraelen

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology/International Centre for Reproductive Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium

“Intimate partner violence (IPV) around the time of pregnancy is a widespread global health problem with many negative consequences. Nevertheless, a lot remains unclear about which interventions are effective and might be adopted in the perinatal care context.”

Read the full article here


Posted on January 30, 2014, in Domestic violence, Maternal Mental Health, Update and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Yes i understand that no violence around pregnancy women it’s problem with many negative consequences.

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