Violence towards women is a public health problem


TETİKÇOK R., ÖZER E. , Cakir L., ENGİNYURT Ö., Iscanli M. D. , ÇANKAYA S., ...More

JOURNAL OF FORENSIC AND LEGAL MEDICINE, vol.44, pp.150-157, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 44
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jflm.2016.10.009
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF FORENSIC AND LEGAL MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.150-157

Abstract

Background: Violence within the family is a significant health problem which threatens the health of the community. The global rates of domestic violence directed at women have been reported as 10%-69% and in Turkey as 25%-30%.