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ISRN Obstetrics and Gynecology
Volume 2011, Article ID 265817, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/265817
Research Article

Domestic Violence during Pregnancy and Mental Health: Exploratory Study in Primary Health Centers in Peñalolén

1Psychotherapy Research Doctoral Program, Departamento de Psicología, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Avenida Vicuña Mackenna 4860, Macul, 8320000 Santiago, Chile
2Hospital Clínico Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, 8320000 Santiago, Chile
3Departamento de Psicología, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, 8320000 Santiago, Chile
4Clinical and Health Psychology Master Program, Universidad de Barcelona, 08007 Barcelona, Spain

Received 1 September 2010; Accepted 18 October 2010

Academic Editors: J. A. Cesar and J. Sundby

Copyright © 2011 R. Carla Crempien et al. 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.

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