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Research & Reviews  1,419 results

Gender, Myths, and Assumptions: Correlates of Risk Perception in Sexual Assault Scenarios.
https://doi.org/10.1177/08862605211035867
Journal of Interpersonal Violence; Hetzel-Riggin MD, James S et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Sexual violence continues to plague college campuses even with the implementation of bystander intervention programs. Previous research has demonstrated that diminished situational risk recognition increases the risk for sexual assault victimizati...

Predicting pain among female survivors of recent interpersonal violence: A proof-of-con...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8320990
PloS One; Lannon E, Sanchez-Saez F et. al.

Jul 30th, 2021 - Interpersonal violence (IPV) is highly prevalent in the United States and is a major public health problem. The emergence and/or worsening of chronic pain are known sequelae of IPV; however, not all those who experience IPV develop chronic pain. T...

Initial efficacy of a web-based alcohol and emotion regulation intervention for college...
https://doi.org/10.1037/adb0000762
Psychology of Addictive Behaviors : Journal of the Societ... Stappenbeck CA, Gulati NK et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2021 - College women with sexual assault histories report greater heavy drinking relative to those without histories of assault. Moreover, individuals with sexual assault histories often have difficulty regulating emotions and tolerating distress, which ...

Stereotypes in Attributions About Women's Gender-Based Mistreatment.
https://doi.org/10.1177/10778012211012100
Violence Against Women; Kiebler JM, Stewart AJ

Jul 22nd, 2021 - Using an intersectional framework, we assessed how gender stereotypes applied to women with different race and class identities who experienced gender-based mistreatment. Thematic content analysis of 238 responses to a woman in a vignette, who var...

The Interplay Between Poly-Victimization and Sexual Assault in Late Life in the Context...
https://doi.org/10.1177/10778012211012092
Violence Against Women; Lev S, Harel D et. al.

Jul 22nd, 2021 - The aim of this article is to explore the interplay between poly-victimization and sexual assault against women in late life (SAWLL) according to the life-course perspective. Two themes emerged from qualitative interviews with 18 experienced welfa...

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Guidelines  5 results

Guidelines examination of victims of sexual assault harmonization of forensic and medic...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00414-018-1791-y
International Journal of Legal Medicine; Ludes B, Geraut A et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2018 - Sexual assault is a complex situation with medical, psychological, and legal aspects. Forensic experts play a major role in terms of forensic and gynecological medical examination and evidence collection in order to maintain the chain of custody. ...

Committee Opinion No 707: Access to Emergency Contraception.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002162
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Jun 24th, 2017 - Emergency contraception refers to contraceptive methods used to prevent pregnancy in the first few days after unprotected intercourse, sexual assault, or contraceptive failure. Although the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the first dedi...

World Health Organization Guidelines on Postexposure Prophylaxis for HIV: Recommendatio...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/civ068
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Ford N, Mayer KH et. al.

May 15th, 2015 - The 2014 World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines for postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) developed recommendations for PEP irrespective of exposure source in recognition of the need to simplify eligibility assessment and prescribing practices. Tradi...

Report of the FIGO Working Group on Sexual Violence/HIV: Guidelines for the management ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijgo.2010.02.001
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: the ... Jina R, Jewkes R et. al.

Mar 9th, 2010 - To review the evidence and provide guidelines on the management of sexual violence against women, specifically, rape. Outcomes evaluated include effectiveness of post-rape care provision. The MEDLINE database was searched for articles published up...

Recommendations for identification and public health management of persons with chronic...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18802412
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Weinbaum CM, Williams I et. al.

Sep 20th, 2008 - Serologic testing for hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) is the primary way to identify persons with chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. Testing has been recommended previously for pregnant women, infants born to HBsAg-positive mothers, ho...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  16 results

GHB Poisoning and Poisoning Induced by Others
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03651778

Mar 25th, 2020 - Gammahydroxybutyrate (GHB) causes severe poisoning that requires emergency medical and hospital care. In addition, it is used as an anesthetic for planned sexual assault. Laboratory analyses will help assess whether today's clinical diagnostics of...

Phone App for Grounding
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03258905

Mar 10th, 2020 - Substance use disorder (SUD) is the second most common psychiatric diagnosis in the U.S. population. Transition-age youth (TAY) from ages 18-25 are especially vulnerable to substance use and SUD. This time period represents a distinct stage separa...

The IPV Provider Network: Engaging the Health Care Provider Response to Interpersonal Violence Against Women
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03259646

Jan 18th, 2020 - Violence against women is a major public health threat that carries significant consequences for women's health. Moreover, women experiencing intimate partner violence (IPV) and sexual assault (SA) are more likely than non-abused women to seek cer...

Tools for Health and Resilience Implemented After Violence Exposure (Project THRIVE)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03703258

Dec 12th, 2019 - This study involves developing, modifying, and preliminarily testing an intervention to prevent high-risk drinking and PTSD in women who have experienced sexual assault (SA) in the past 8 weeks. The intervention will be developed using user-center...

Efficacy of a Web-based Sexual Violence Risk Reduction Program for Female College Students
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03726437

Nov 27th, 2019 - Sexual assault of college women is a serious and complex public health problem: one in five college women report being sexually assaulted. The purpose of this study is to conduct a randomized controlled trial study with 750 female college students...

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News  141 results

BMA Backs Legal Action Over Suicide of Anaesthetist
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953008

Jun 14th, 2021 - Editor's note, 14 June 2021: This article was updated with a comment from North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust. The British Medical Association (BMA) said it would support legal action being taken by the widow of a consultant anaesthetis...

Sexual Assault Survivors Who Get HIV Postexposure Prophylaxis Often Lost to Follow-up
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952420

Jun 5th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - While patients who have been sexually assaulted often welcome the post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) medications offered in the emergency room, infectious disease clinic follow-up and documented completion of PEP tend to be low, a ...

Physician Sexual Misconduct: Stronger Action Needed, FSMB Says
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950224

Apr 29th, 2021 - Last month, the University of Southern California (USC) reached an $852 million settlement with more than 700 women who accused ex-gynecologist George Tyndall of sexually abusing them while they were his patients, and who accused the school of try...

Advocates Detail 'Shadow Pandemic' of Violence Against Women
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/950201

Apr 29th, 2021 - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Cases of domestic violence against Indigenous women and children and instances of sexual assault increased over the past year as nonprofit groups and social workers scrambled to meet the added challenges that stemmed from ...

Endocrinologist Charged With Sex Crimes Against Minors
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947935

Mar 23rd, 2021 - El-fellani A. Mohammed, 65, an endocrinologist in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, has been charged with sexual offenses in his practice involving three females, two of them under the age of 16, according to a Regina Police Service news release. The ...

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