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Health Care System Factors for Domestic Violence Fatalities

Health Care System Factors

Studies have indicated that women who experience domestic violence during pregnancy used health care services more frequently than women who were not abused during pregnancy. Source: Lutz, K. Abused Preganant Women's Interactions with Health Care Providers During the Child bearing Year. Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing 2005 Mar-Apr: 34(2):151-162.

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