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Setting up your practice to combat domestic violence (1 CPD hour)

Professor Gene Feder and Dr Alex Sohal talk through the systems every practice should have in place.

Learning objectives

This module will offer GPs advice on how best to deal with patients that are suspected victims of domestic violence, including:

  • Methods of developing a pathway for patients to access further care
  • Useful questions to ask women who you suspect are victims of abuse
  • Dealing with children who may be vulnerable
  • Recording incidences of domestic violence


Professor Gene Feder is professor of primary healthcare at the University of Bristol and a GP in Bristol, and Dr Alex Sohal is a GP in Whitechapel, London. They are the RCGP clinical champions for domestic violence.

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