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Recommendations for Pregnant Victim

Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention - 2018

Recommendations for the Medical/Radiographic Evaluation of the Pregnant Adult Patient with Non-Fatal Strangulation In 2016, the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention Medical Advisory Board released Recommendations for the Medical/Radiographic Evaluation of the Adult Patient with... Read More

Strangulation E-Newsletter – March 2018

Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention - 2018

For this E-news, we zero-in on the role of Emergency Medical Personnel in handling non-fatal strangulation cases. We describe a toolkit of valuable resources for every paramedic. Emergency Medical Personnel include firefighters, paramedics and emergency... Read More

NYPD Strangulation Investigation Questions

New York City Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence - 2018

Created by the New York City Mayor's Office to Combat Domestic Violence, this two-page Strangulation Reference Guide includes questions to ask, loss of consciousness and lethality and strangulation statistics in Domestic violence for quick reference Read More

Responding to Strangulation Assault: A Training Video for Law Enforcement

Georgia Commission on Family Violence - 2018

House Bill 911, which added language to the existing aggravated assault statute to make strangulation a felony offense, was signed into law by Governor Deal on April 24, 2014. This legislation enables law enforcement to... Read More

“Do You Need a Paramedic?” The Role of Emergency Medical Services in Non-Fatal Strangulation Cases

Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention - 2018

There are many reasons why injured victims decline medical attention: fear of retaliation, to protect her abuser, lack of child care, involvement by children protection services, work obligations, financial limitations, more concern for immediate safety... Read More