Accuracy of five domestic violence screening questions with nongraphic language.

@article{Zink2007AccuracyOF,
  title={Accuracy of five domestic violence screening questions with nongraphic language.},
  author={Therese M Zink and Linda L Levin and Frank Putnam and Andrew C. Beckstrom},
  journal={Clinical pediatrics},
  year={2007},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={127-34}
}
To assess the accuracy of 5 domestic violence screening questions designed with less graphic language that they may be appropriate when children are present, mothers (n = 400) were recruited from primary care waiting rooms. Sensitivities, specificities, and predictive values were calculated using the revised Conflict Tactic Scale. "How do you and your partner work out arguments?" was the best individual question (area under the receiver operating characteristics curve 0.82, sensitivity 25… CONTINUE READING

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