Domestic violence, alcohol and substance abuse

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Abstract

Domestic violence and substance abuse are common in primary care patients. Although these problems are associated with severe physical and psychological sequelae, they are often undiagnosed. This article provides an overview of the prevalence of these problems, the health-related consequences for adults, children and elderly, as well as the challenges for clinicians in screening, assessment and referral.

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Zilberman, M. L., & Blume, S. B. (2005). Domestic violence, alcohol and substance abuse. Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria. Associacao Brasileira de Psiquiatria. https://doi.org/10.1590/s1516-44462005000600004

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