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The end of universal screening for intimate partner violence?

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: (Published 24 April 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f2532

Fear of violence from an intimate partner affects women’s mental health and quality of life. But universal screening followed by the offer of brief counselling by a primary care doctor didn’t improve either in a cluster randomised trial. Researchers screened unselected women …

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