Intimate partner violence among women with HIV infection in rural Uganda: critical implications for policy and practice

@inproceedings{Osinde2011IntimatePV,
  title={Intimate partner violence among women with HIV infection in rural Uganda: critical implications for policy and practice},
  author={Michael Odongo Osinde and Daniel Kabonge Kaye and Othman Kakaire},
  booktitle={BMC women's health},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a major public health problem in Africa and worldwide. HIV infected women face increased IPV risk. We assessed the prevalence and factors associated with IPV among HIV infected women attending HIV care in Kabale hospital, Uganda. METHODS This cross-sectional study was conducted among 317 HIV infected women attending Kabale regional hospital HIV treatment centre, from March to December 2010. Participants were interviewed using an interviewer… CONTINUE READING
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