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Real men don't beat their wives!\ud

By Dr Gurmeen Kaur


Despite the numerous Domestic violence laws, women protection acts and women cells in India at present; physical abuse and domestic violence is still rampant and grossly underreported. This article describes my experience in dealing with victims of domestic abuse as a medical student.\u

Topics: Asian Student Medical Journal
Publisher: Asian Student Medical Journal
Year: 2010
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