Posts tagged ‘safety in numbers’

January 3, 2012

100th Post!

So this is my 100th Post on my blog – a small milestone after a year of blogging.  I have read lots of end of  year blogs, with highlights of the best posts of the year but that feels rather risky so I thought I would just summarise one of the bits of reading that I caught up on over the holidays.  It is the evaluation of the St Mary’s Pathway project in Manchester that was published in 2010 and co-authored by Dr Gillian Granville and Sue Bridge.  (Sue also does great work for CAADA in her ‘spare’ time.)  The evaluation looks at the impact of having an IDVA based in the maternity unit of the hospital on victims, staff and the IDVA themselves.  Here are 5 of the highlights of the report for me, and underline why our proposed work in relation to IDVAs and health is so important.  

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