Violência doméstica e segredo médico: o papel do médico de família

Andreia Rodrigues Silva, USF Casa dos Pescadores, ACeS Grande Porto IV – Póvoa de Varzim/Vila do Conde
2018 Revista Portuguesa de Clínica Geral  
Recebido em 15-07-2016 Aceite para publicação em 12-03-2018 opiniãoedebate ABSTRACT DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND MEDICAL SECRECY: THE ROLE OF THE FAMILY DOCTOR Domestic violence has been gaining increasing visibility, both nationally and internationally; however, it remains undervalued and underdiagnosed, particularly in the healthcare setting. It is therefore imperative that all healthcare professionals, especially physicians, know how to approach, diagnose and intervene in this context, safeguarding
more » ... ntext, safeguarding their duty of medical secrecy and confidentiality.
doi:10.32385/rpmgf.v34i2.12402 fatcat:htbfaumdpfcfnltcro3hjtgpsy