Posted by in on October 18, 2010

A Systematic Review of African Studies on Intimate Partner Violence against Pregnant Women: Prevalence and Risk Factors

This paper presents a systematic review summing up the evidence from African studies on IPV prevalence and risk factors among pregnant women. A key-word defined search of various electronic databases, specific journals and reference lists on IPV prevalence and risk factors during pregnancy resulted in 19 peer-reviewed journal articles which matched our inclusion criteria.