FP Essentials™

Violence and Public and Personal Health

Edition #480 | May 2019

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In This Edition

  • Describe the effects of adverse childhood events on future physical and mental health.   
  • Name and describe conventional and expanded adverse childhood events.   
  • Identify risk factors for gun violence.   
  • Summarize the role of the family physician in reducing morbidity and mortality from gun violence.   
  • Assess women of childbearing age for intimate partner violence.  
  • Identify patients who are minors at risk of domestic sex trafficking.   
  • Evaluate patients who present immediately after sexual assault.
  • Apply concepts to reduce the risk of sexual assault in potential perpetrators and potential victims.
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#480: Violence and Public and Personal Health
May 2019


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