Domestic violence and children.

  title={Domestic violence and children.},
  author={Gail Hornor},
  journal={Journal of pediatric health care : official publication of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates & Practitioners},
  volume={19 4},
  • Gail Hornor
  • Published 2005 in
    Journal of pediatric health care : official…
Domestic violence affects the lives of many Americans, including children. It is imperative that primary care providers working with children, including pediatric nurse practitioners, understand the dynamics of domestic violence, recognize domestic violence, and intervene appropriately. Domestic violence places children at risk physically, emotionally, and developmentally. The effect on children who witness domestic violence will be discussed. Primary care providers have a professional… CONTINUE READING


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