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Table 4 Evaluation of the health personnel's attitudes on the management of IPV victims (%)

From: The training needs of Turkish emergency department personnel regarding intimate partner violence

  Gender   Not agreed (%) Agreed (%) χ 2 p
Women who experienced physical violence must take professional medical help F Nurse 5.4 94.6 0.19 0.906
   Physician 4.3 95.7   
  M Physician 6.1 93.9   
Health professionals can't help domestic violence victims, because they will return to the same social environment F Nurse 53.8 46.2 1.17 0.557
   Physician 46.7 53.3   
  M Physician 43.4 56.6   
Domestic violence is a private issue, and patients are ashamed to talk about it F Nurse 28.2 71.8 5.43 0.06
   Physician 37.0 63.0   
  M Physician 49.4 50.6   
Dealing with IPV means interfering with the privacy of the family F Nurse 65.0 35.0 4.13 0.127
   Physician 80.9 19.1   
  M Physician 64.7 35.3