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Expert Roundtable: Intimate Partner Violence and COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic led to an exacerbation of pre-existing hardships and disparities in many vulnerable populations, including individuals affected by intimate partner violence. Pre-pandemic statistics showed that 30% of women are victims of sexual or physical IPV in their lifetime,…

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Help for When Home is Dangerous

Intimate partner violence (IPV) rates soared during COVID-19 lockdowns. In this interview for the The Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Center for Trauma Innovation, Brigham radiologist Bharti Khurana, MD, describes pioneering efforts to detect hidden IPV injuries using radiological scans and…

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This Injury May Signal Domestic Violence, Study Warns

Researchers didn't correlate ulnar fractures with domestic violence until recently Approximately one-third of domestic violence victims may suffer from a specific type of fracture to the forearm, which underscores the need for proper screenings, per a news release. More specifically, researchers from…

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