The pattern and correlates of intimate partner violence among women in Kano, Nigeria

@inproceedings{Tanimu2016ThePA,
  title={The pattern and correlates of intimate partner violence among women in Kano, Nigeria},
  author={Tanko Salihu Tanimu and Stephen Yohanna and Suleiman Y. Omeiza},
  booktitle={African journal of primary health care & family medicine},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Intimate partner violence (IPV) has been increasingly recognised as a major public health and human rights problem that cuts across all populations, irrespective of social, economic, religious or cultural groups. OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence, pattern and correlates of IPV among women attending the General Out Patient Clinic of Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Nigeria. It was also designed to determine the pattern of health… CONTINUE READING