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Computer-Assisted Screening for Intimate Partner Violence in Family Practice

2014-08-27 03:42:12 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study tested the effectiveness of computer-assisted screening for identifying patients at risk of intimate partner violence (IPV) in a Canadian family practice. It was hypothesized that the use of computer-assisted screening among female patients would lead to higher rates of IPV discussion-opportunity and IPV detection during medical consultations, compared to patients receiving standard medical care.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Screening

Conditions

Screening for Partner Violence

Intervention

Interactive computer based health-risk survey before doctor's visit

Location

St. Michael's Hospital
Toronto
Ontario
Canada
M5B 1W8

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:42:12-0400

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