Shiva Bigizadeh

Research Center for Social Determinants of Health, Jahrom University of Medical Sciences, Jahrom, Iran


  • Research   
    Maternal and Neonatal Complications Following Domestic Violence during Pregnancy
    Author(s): Safieh Jamali, Shiva Bigizadeh, Fatmeh Honarmand Jahromy, Nader Sharifi and Zahra Mosallanezhad*

    Background: Violence during pregnancy negatively affects women and might lead to pregnancy complications or adverse birth outcomes. An understanding of the relationship between violence during pregnancy and adverse maternal conditions and birth outcomes could have important clinical and public health implications. The study aims to determine factors influencing domestic violence and their effects on pregnancy in terms of maternal and neonatal outcomes. Materials and Methods: This descriptive-analytical study was conducted on 528 pregnant women referring to the clinic in Jahrom in Honaree Clinic, Jahrom, Iran, between April and December 2017. The study data were collected through questionnaires including the demographic characteristic. Besides, the form of partner violence in pregnancy, including emotional, physical, and sexual violence, was .. Read More»

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