ERIC Number: EJ539482
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Intimate Partner Abuse: Developing a Framework for Change in Medical Education.
Academic Medicine, v72 n1 suppl pS26-S37 Jan 1997
Suggests that changes in the structure of medical education can contribute to creating a health care system that helps end domestic violence. Medical educators can provide training experiences that foster understanding of complex social issues and development of cooperative skills, help students integrate them into routine practice, and model non-abusive behavior. (MSE)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Educating the Nation's Physicians about Family Violence and Abuse"