The health of children in refuges for women victims of domestic violence: cross sectional descriptive survey.

@article{Webb2001TheHO,
  title={The health of children in refuges for women victims of domestic violence: cross sectional descriptive survey.},
  author={Elspeth Webb and Jill Shankleman and Meirion Rhys Evans and Robert W. Brooks},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2001},
  volume={323 7306},
  pages={210-3}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe the health and developmental status of children living in refugees for women victims of domestic violence and to investigate their access to primary healthcare services. DESIGN Cross sectional survey. SETTING Women's refugees in Cardiff. PARTICIPANTS 148 resident children aged under 16 years and their mothers. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Completeness of records on the child health system (register of all children that includes data on the child's health) for named… CONTINUE READING
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