Domestic Violence Against Women: Systematic Review of Prevalence Studies

  title={Domestic Violence Against Women: Systematic Review of Prevalence Studies},
  author={Samia Alhabib and Ula A Nur and Roger Jones},
  journal={Journal of Family Violence},
To systematically review the worldwide evidence on the prevalence of domestic violence against women, to evaluate the quality of studies, and to account for variation in prevalence between studies, using consistent definitions and explicit, rigorous methods. Systematic review of prevalence studies on domestic violence against women. Literature searches of 6 databases were undertaken for the period 1995 to 2006. Medline, Embase, Cinahl, ASSIA, ISI, and International Bibliography of the Social… CONTINUE READING
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