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Research & Reviews  1,420 results

To Report or Not to Report? A Focal Concerns Analysis of Victim Reporting Decisions Fol...
https://doi.org/10.1177/08862605211045333
Journal of Interpersonal Violence; Kelley SM, Zhang Y et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - Sexual assault (SA) decision-making literature primarily focuses on criminal-legal actors and often overlooks victim decision making. This relative dearth in research is problematic, as victims are principal gatekeepers of the criminal-legal proce...

RMplex: An efficient method for analyzing 30 Y-STRs with high mutation rates.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsigen.2021.102595
Forensic Science International. Genetics; Ralf A, Zandstra D et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - Y-chromosomal short tandem repeats (Y-STRs) with high mutation rates are recognized as valuable genetic markers for differentiating paternally related men, who typically cannot be separated with standard Y-STRs, and were shown to provide paternal ...

Bullying as a Developmental Precursor to Sexual and Dating Violence Across Adolescence:...
https://doi.org/10.1177/15248380211043811
Trauma, Violence & Abuse; Espelage DL, Ingram KM et. al.

Sep 15th, 2021 - Adolescent bullying continues to be a major focus of scholarship across the globe. This article reviews research from 2010 to 2021 with a particular focus on longitudinal studies of the bully-sexual violence pathway (BSVP), where bullying serves a...

Uncivil Reactions to Sexual Assault Online: Linguistic Features of News Reports Predict...
https://doi.org/10.1089/cyber.2021.0075
Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking; Stevens H, Acic I et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Reports of sexual assault have been found to elicit online discourse incivility. The present study employs a computerized coding tool to examine linguistic characteristics of news media that are likely to influence discourse incivility-specificall...

Group Therapy for Survivors of Adult Sexual Assault: A Scoping Review.
https://doi.org/10.1177/15248380211043828
Trauma, Violence & Abuse; Heard E, Walsh D

Sep 14th, 2021 - Across the world, women experience significant rates of sexual assault and there is a need to strengthen support services offered to survivors. Group therapy could provide an important addition to services that support healing and growth; however,...

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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 10.1056/NEJMcp1102869 10.1016/S1083-3188(01)00136-X 10.1542/peds.2010-3037 10.1111/j.1748-720X.2010.00518.x
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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News  131 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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