Family Violence and Nursing Practice (2nd Edition) by Janice Humphreys, Jacquelyn C. Campbell

By Janice Humphreys, Jacquelyn C. Campbell

Nurses too frequently come upon battered ladies, abused teenagers, and different sufferers of kinfolk violence in medical institution and emergency room settings. Nurses as a result have a special and critical position to play within the prevention, identity, and mitigation of violence. This newly revised moment variation is a landmark source that gives complete, nursing-focused assurance of intimate accomplice violence (IPV), baby abuse, and extra.

This textbook offers an in depth evaluation of all kinds of kin and different violence, together with IPV, same-sex IPV, abuse while pregnant, intimate accomplice murder, stalking, violence opposed to girls with disabilities, courting violence, baby abuse, young ones witnessing violence, sexual attack of either young ones and adults, and elder abuse. The booklet deals either graduate and undergraduate nursing scholars a transparent view of the basic theories, interventions, and concerns surrounding nursing and relatives violence-presenting an procedure that empowers nurses to give a contribution to the prevention of this around the globe wellbeing and fitness problem.
Special Features:
* Chapters on felony and forensic matters deal with the nurse's function and tasks while confronting relations violence
* In-depth cognizance to cultural matters advertise culturally correct practice
* plentiful diagrams and tables provide easy accessibility to crucial criteria for care
* perform evaluate types and version interventions provide sensible concepts for addressing relatives violence
* a brand new bankruptcy describes foreign paintings in relatives violence

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Gender Inequality Traditionally patriarchal societies have viewed violence toward wives as a male prerogative, stemming from the idea that a woman is the property of men (Dobash & Dobash, 1998; Heise, Ellsberg, & Gottemoeller, 1999). , 1999). Issues that complicate research in this realm are (1) the many spheres and indicators of women’s status (Whiting, 1965), (2) failure to measure women’s status at the cultural or ethnic group level rather than in individual couples, and (3) the possibility of a curvilinear relationship between violence and women’s status (Campbell, 1999, 2001).

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Horwood, L. J. (2002). Romantic relationships of young people with childhood and adolescent onset antisocial behavior problems. Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 30(3), 231–243. 2 Family Violence: Long-Term Health Consequences of Trauma Stephanie J. Woods, PhD, RN Jessica Gill, RN, PhD Introduction T he effects of family violence are far-reaching, resulting in physical, emotional, mental, social, and spiritual deficits in women and children who experience it. Intimate partner violence (IPV) also impacts families, communities, and society as a whole.

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