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Radiologists can help identify victims of domestic violence

February 22, 2019
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February 05, 2019 OAK BROOK, Ill. - Radiologists may play a crucial role in identifying signs of intimate partner violence, a type of domestic violence, according to a study published in the journal Radiology . Radiologists can identify potential violence-related patterns of injury and work closely with referring providers to provide care for the victims.Intimate partner violence is a serious, preventable social and public health problem that affects millions of Americans.