Title Prevalence and correlates of intimate partner violence amongolder Chinese couples in Hong Kong

@inproceedings{Yan2012TitlePA,
  title={Title Prevalence and correlates of intimate partner violence amongolder Chinese couples in Hong Kong},
  author={Elsie Yan and Ko Ling Chan},
  year={2012}
}
Background: This study examined the prevalence and risk factors for intimate partner violence (IPV) among Chinese older couples in Hong Kong. Methods: A population representative sample was surveyed. Results: The prevalence of IPV in older adults was found to be quite high in the present study, with a lifetime prevalence ranging from 1.4% to 53.6%, and a past year prevalence ranging from 0.4% to 36.1% for various forms of aggression. Results of logistic regression analyses showed that older… CONTINUE READING

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