According to the CDC: Apart from deaths and injuries, physical violence by an intimate partner is associated with a number of adverse health outcomes. Several health conditions associated with intimate partner violence may be a direct result of the physical violence (for example, bruises, knife wounds, broken bones, traumatic brain injury, back or pelvic pain, headaches).
Wisconsin sources of information:
Wisconsin Department of Children and Families - Weblink
Other Sources of information:
CDC Publication (Victimization of Persons with Traumatic Brain Injury or Other Disabilities: A Fact Sheet for Professionals)
NASHIA Publications (Domestic Abuse Fact Sheets and Guides)
NRI Weblink (Domestic violence, brain injury and psychological trauma)
WCADV Publication an informational sheet
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