Handbook: Respond to Intimate Partner Violence - 10 Action Steps You Can Take to Help Your Patients and Your Practice

by Ellen H. Taliaferro, MD & Zita J. Surprenant, MD

Publisher: Medical Directions, Inc.

Binding: Paperback
List Price: $29.95
Pages: 97
Edition: First
ISBN-13: 978-0-9789793-0-0
ISBN-10: 0-9789793-0-3
Library of Congress Control #: 2006934599 

This practical handbook and its accompanying CD-ROM are invaluable resources for busy clinicians who must deal with the problems of domestic violence in their practices. The book is based on the award-winning online continuing medical education program, Current Management of Domestic Violence –  Responding to IPV, also available at The Virtual Lecture Hall.

The authors provide thoughtful guidance on screening, documentation, safety counselling, community referral, and dealing with partner violence in special situations. The CD contains downloadable resources and Internet links from the online CME program.