Back in 2003, Congress funded the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to conduct a study to obtain national estimates of the occurrence of IPV-related injuries, to estimate their costs to the health care system, and to recommend strategies to prevent IPV and its consequences.
This report in summary:
- Presents findings for the estimated incidence, prevalence, and costs of nonfatal and fatal IPV;
- Identifies future research needs;
- Highlights CDC’s research priorities for IPV prevention.
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