Domestic violence among ever married women of reproductive age group in a slum area of Kolkata.

@article{Sinha2012DomesticVA,
  title={Domestic violence among ever married women of reproductive age group in a slum area of Kolkata.},
  author={Abhik Sinha and Sarmila Mallik and Debasish Sanyal and Samir Dasgupta and Dipak Pal and Anindya Mukherjee},
  journal={Indian journal of public health},
  year={2012},
  volume={56 1},
  pages={31-6}
}
BACKGROUND Domestic violence has serious impact on women's health and well-being. A nationwide survey conducted in India observed that 37.2% of women experienced violence after marriage. OBJECTIVES To assess the prevalence of domestic violence among the ever married women in reproductive age group and to find out the types of domestic violence and factors associated with it. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study was a community based cross-sectional study, conducted in a slum area of Kolkata… CONTINUE READING

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