Physically abused women's experiences and expectations of medical practitioners

Published in: South African Family Practice
Volume 47, issue 5, 2005 , pages: 47–51
DOI: 10.1080/20786204.2005.10873231
Author(s): MS Jansen van Rensburg, FJ Van StadenDepartment of Psychology,


Background: The purpose of this study was to investigate the frequency of physically abused women's medical consultations, the anatomical location of their injuries and the perceived support given by medical practitioners.

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