- About this Journal ·
- Abstracting and Indexing ·
- Advance Access ·
- Aims and Scope ·
- Article Processing Charges ·
- Articles in Press ·
- Author Guidelines ·
- Bibliographic Information ·
- Citations to this Journal ·
- Contact Information ·
- Editorial Board ·
- Editorial Workflow ·
- Free eTOC Alerts ·
- Publication Ethics ·
- Reviewers Acknowledgment ·
- Submit a Manuscript ·
- Subscription Information ·
- Table of Contents
ISRN Emergency Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 484681, 8 pages
Prediction of Repeat Visits by Victims of Intimate Partner Violence to a Level III Trauma Centre
Child and Family Research Institute and School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, V6T-1Z3, Canada
Received 30 August 2012; Accepted 30 September 2012
Academic Editors: A. Banerjee, L. V. Downey, and F. Folke
Copyright © 2012 Patricia Janssen and Kathleen Mackay. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
- G. L. Roberts, B. Raphael, J. M. Lawrence, B. O'Toole, and D. O'Brien, “Impact of an education program about domestic violence on nurses and doctors in an Australian emergency department,” Journal of Emergency Nursing, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 220–227, 1997.
- S. V. McLeer and R. A. H. Anwar, “The role of the emergency physician in the prevention of domestic violence,” Annals of Emergency Medicine, vol. 16, no. 10, pp. 1155–1161, 1987.
- B. Gerbert, P. Abercrombie, N. Caspers, C. Love, and A. Bronstone, “How health care providers help battered women: the survivor's perspective,” Women and Health, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 115–135, 1999.
- W. G. Goldberg and M. C. Tomlanovich, “Domestic violence victims in the emergency department. New findings,” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 251, no. 24, pp. 3259–3264, 1984.
- G. L. Roberts, B. I. O'Toole, J. M. Lawrence, and B. Raphael, “Domestic violence victims in a hospital emergency department,” Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 159, no. 5, pp. 307–310, 1993.
- E. Stark, A. Flitcraft, D. Zuckerman, A. Grey, J. Robison, and W. Frazier, Wife Abuse in the Medical Setting: An Introduction for Health Personnel, National Clearinghouse on Domestic Violence, Rockville, Md, USA, 1981.
- A. F. Grunfeld, S. Ritmiller, K. Mackay, L. Cowan, and D. Hotch, “Detecting domestic violence against women in the emergency department: a nursing triage model,” Journal of Emergency Nursing, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 271–274, 1994.
- D. Hotch, A. Grunfeld, K. Mackay, and L. Cowan, “An emergency department-based domestic violence intervention program: findings after one year,” Journal of Emergency Medicine, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 111–117, 1996.
- A. C. Novello, M. Rosenberg, L. Saltzman, and J. Shosky, “From the surgeon general, US public health service,” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 267, no. 23, p. 3132, 1992.
- L. K. Hamberger, D. G. Saunders, and M. Hovey, “Prevalence of domestic violence in community practice and rate of physician inquiry,” Family Medicine, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 283–287, 1992.
- S. V. McLeer and R. Anwar, “A study of battered women presenting in an emergency department,” American Journal of Public Health, vol. 79, no. 1, pp. 65–66, 1989.
- B. A. Elliott and M. M. Johnson, “Domestic violence in a primary care setting. Patterns and prevalence,” Archives of Family Medicine, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 113–119, 1995.
- S. R. Dearwater, J. H. Coben, J. C. Campbell et al., “Prevalence of intimate partner abuse in women treated at community hospital emergency departments,” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 280, no. 5, pp. 433–438, 1998.
- E. M. Datner, F. S. Shofer, K. Parmele, S. A. Stahmer, and C. C. Mechem, “Utilization of the 911 system as an identifier of domestic violence,” American Journal of Emergency Medicine, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 560–565, 1999.
- J. Dienemann, D. Trautman, J. B. Shahan et al., “Developing a domestic violence program in an inner-city academic health center emergency department: the first 3 years,” Journal of Emergency Nursing, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 110–115, 1999.
- J. Abbott, R. Johnson, J. Koziol-McLain, and S. R. Lowenstein, “Domestic violence against women: incidence and prevalence in an emergency department population,” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 273, no. 22, pp. 1763–1767, 1995.
- V. P. Tilden, T. A. Schmidt, B. J. Limandri, G. T. Chiodo, M. J. Garland, and P. A. Loveless, “Factors that influence clinicians' assessment and management of family violence,” American Journal of Public Health, vol. 84, no. 4, pp. 628–633, 1994.
- C. C. Mechem, F. S. Shofer, S. S. Reinhard, S. Hornig, and E. Datner, “History of domestic violence among male patients presenting to an urban emergency department,” Academic Emergency Medicine, vol. 6, no. 8, pp. 786–791, 1999.
- M. De Vries Robbe, L. March, J. Vinen, D. Horner, and G. Roberts, “Prevalence of domestic violence among patients attending a hospital emergency department,” Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 20, no. 4, pp. 364–368, 1996.
- Family Violence in Canada, “A statistical profile,” Catalogue 85-224-XIE, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Ottawa, Canada, 2005.
- L. Bates, S. Redman, W. Brown, and L. Hancock, “Domestic violence experienced by women attending an accident and emergency department,” Australian Journal of Public Health, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 293–299, 1995.
- E. McLoughlin, “Emergency department response to domestic violence—California, 1992,” Journal of the American Medical Association, vol. 270, no. 11, pp. 1296–1298, 1993.
- G. L. Roberts, B. I. O'Toole, B. Raphael, J. M. Lawrence, and R. Ashby, “Prevalence study of domestic violence victims in an emergency department,” Annals of Emergency Medicine, vol. 27, no. 6, pp. 747–753, 1996.
- L. Olson, C. Anctil, L. Fullerton, J. Brillman, J. Arbuckle, and D. Sklar, “Increasing emergency physician recognition of domestic violence,” Annals of Emergency Medicine, vol. 27, no. 6, pp. 741–746, 1996.
- “A ten year profile of clients accessing emergency room domestic violence services,” in Proceedings of the World Conference on Prevention of Family Violence, P. Janssen, K. Mackay, and H. Dascal-Weichhendler, Eds., Banff, Alberta, Canada, 2005.
- B. Bergman and B. Brismar, “A 5-year follow-up study of 117 battered women,” American Journal of Public Health, vol. 81, no. 11, pp. 1486–1489, 1991.
- J. Campbell, A. S. Jones, J. Dienemann et al., “Intimate partner violence and physical health consequences,” Archives of Internal Medicine, vol. 162, no. 10, pp. 1157–1163, 2002.
- E. Stark and A. Flitcraft, Violence among Intimates: An Epidemiologic Review, Plenum Press, New York, NY, USA, 1988.
- Taskforce QDV, Beyond these walls: Report to the Minister for Family Service and Welfare Housing, Department of Family Services, 1998.
- A. Kramer, D. Lorenzon, and G. Mueller, “Prevalence of intimate partner violence and health implications for women using emergency departments and primary care clinics,” Women's Health Issues, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 19–29, 2004.
- M. A. Kernic, M. E. Wolf, and V. L. Holt, “Rates and relative risk of hospital admission among women in violent intimate partner relationships,” American Journal of Public Health, vol. 90, no. 9, pp. 1416–1420, 2000.
- B. Parker, J. McFarlane, K. Soeken, C. Silva, and S. Reel, “Testing an intervention to prevent further abuse to pregnant women,” Research in Nursing and Health, vol. 22, pp. 59–66, 1999.
- J. McFarlane, K. Soeken, and W. Wiist, “An evaluation of interventions to decrease intimate partner violence to pregnant women,” Public Health Nursing, vol. 17, no. 6, pp. 443–451, 2000.
- C. M. Sullivan and D. I. Bybee, “Reducing violence using community-based advocacy for women with abusive partners,” Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, vol. 67, no. 1, pp. 43–53, 1999.