Test 015 Domestic Violence In Health care Practice

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    “Domestic violence” includes any assault, aggravated assault, battery, aggravated battery, sexual assault, sexual battery, stalking, aggravated stalking, or kidnapping. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Domestic violence; domestic abuse, spousal abuse or intimate partner violence happens when a family member, partner or ex-partner tries to physically or psychologically dominate the victim.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The term “intimate partner violence” (IPV) is frequently used synonymously with domestic violence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The term “family violence” is a more inclusive definition, frequently used to include violent acts among other family members.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Domestic violence is a “pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship that is used by one partner to control over another intimate partner.”
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Even though the majority of people think domestic violence/intimate partner violence (IPV) is a sizeable public health problem in the U.S., a small number of them concur of its enormity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Domestic violence happens in all societies; people of all races, ethnicities, religions, sexes and classes are subject to endure domestic violence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Domestic violence is committed by both men and women.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    There are many forms of domestic violence; physical, sexual, or emotional abuse, as well as, intimidation, economic deprivation and threats of harm.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Violence is crime and comprises physical assault such as beating, pushing, or shoving, as well as sexual abuse.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Emotional, psychological and financial abuses are types of abuse and can lead to criminal violence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Domestic violence may be classified as physical, psychological, sexual and/or social. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The severity of domestic violence may vary from mild, moderate, severe and up to death. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Passive abuse is an essential part of domestic violence that is regularly unnoticed and may progress to violence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The attention to domestic violence began during the women’s movement due to the increase of husband’s abuse to their wives.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Domestic violence happens throughout the world in different cultures, and affects their community irrelevant to their economic status. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    There are many different theories that were proposed to explain the causes of domestic violence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The health care professional may consider ensuring the victim’s safety, treating people with respect and dignity in handling victims.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    When the victim refuses to answer questions concerning the domestic violence, the health care professional should respect victim’s response. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Health care professional’s performance in domestic violence cases is to offer information of a support agency or organization, and offering immediate police assistance upon receiving the victim’s consent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False