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Research & Reviews  1,540 results

The Relationship Between Sexual Assault History and Cervical Cancer Screening Completio...
https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2021.0237
Journal of Women's Health (2002); Danan ER, Brunner J et. al.

Jan 21st, 2022 - Background: Sexual assault affects one in three US women and may have lifelong consequences for women's health, including potential barriers to completing cervical cancer screening and more than twofold higher cervical cancer risk. The objective o...

Defeated No More: Meaning-Making After Military Sexual Trauma.
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usab528
Military Medicine; Preston AM, Saigal S et. al.

Jan 20th, 2022 - Military sexual trauma (MST) has been a concern within our U.S. military for many years. Many interventions have been found to benefit this population, although meaning-based interventions are still lacking in this area. The purpose of this phenom...

Invited commentary on "Medium-term health and social outcomes in adolescents following ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00127-021-02205-7 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2011.04.003 10.1037/tra0000186 10.1016/j.ssmph.2020.100719 10.1080/15299732.2019.1592643 10.2979/reseafrilite.45.1.39 10.3390/ijerph16101788 10.1371/journal.pone.0178043
Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology; D'cruz MM, Chandra PD

Jan 18th, 2022 - Invited commentary on "Medium-term health and social outcomes in adolescents following sexual assault: a prospective mixed-methods cohort study" by Clare and colleagues.|2022|D'cruz MM,Chandra PD,|

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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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Clinicaltrials.gov  25 results

Stellate Ganglion Block to Augment Trauma-focused Therapy Among Veterans With PTSD
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05107752

Jan 10th, 2022 - Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is the most frequently diagnosed mental health condition among veterans (Tanielian & Jaycox, 2008), with estimated rates of the condition ranging from 5-20% (Hoge, Castro, et al., 2004; Hoge, Terhakopian, et al...

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

Dec 14th, 2021 - 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...

Alcohol and Violence Prevention for College Students
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04089137

Nov 26th, 2021 - Specific aims are as follows: Aim 1 (Stage IA): Modify Alcohol and Sexual Assault Prevention (ASAP) content to an eHealth format to include personalized content for each risk group (1. cisgender heterosexual men; 2. cisgender heterosexual women; a...

Automated Assessment Using Facial Coding
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03551886

Oct 6th, 2021 - Transition-age youth (TAY) from ages 18-26 are especially vulnerable to substance use, misuse, and substance use disorder (SUD). This developmental period, termed the "age of instability" and "emerging adulthood" includes tasks such as leaving hom...

Effect of Anorectal Biofeedback on Encopresis in School Aged Girls After Sexual Assault
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04652024

Sep 14th, 2021 - The cause of fecal incontinence after sexual abuse is the improper functioning of anal sphincter muscles, as a result of their damage and/or neurological changes including the disturbance perception of sensory stimuli from the anal canal. Biofeedb...

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News  169 results

Former Nurse Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault of Incapacitated Patient
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/964180

Dec 6th, 2021 - A former nurse was sentenced to 10 years in prison for the sexual assault of an incapacitated woman in the long-term care facility where he worked as a licensed practical nurse. The sentence, which took into account the vulnerability of the victim...

Healthcare Worker Charged with Nine Counts of Sexual Assault at Blackpool Hospital
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/963982

Dec 2nd, 2021 - A healthcare professional has been charged with sexually assaulting seven women at a hospital. Lancashire Police said Hernando Puno, 51, was charged with nine counts of sexual assault relating to seven women following the investigation at Blackpoo...

Women in Military Face Lasting Health Issues Tied to Trauma
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/963578

Nov 24th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Many female UK military veterans experience sexual trauma, emotional bullying and physical assault during their service that has long-term negative health consequences, a recent study suggests. Researchers examined data from onl...

Texas Abortion Law Harms Survivors of Rape and Incest, Activists Say
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/963159

Nov 17th, 2021 - The Safe Alliance in Austin, Texas, helps survivors of child abuse, sexual assault and domestic violence. Before Texas' new abortion law took effect, the organization counseled a 12-year-old who had been repeatedly raped by her father. Piper Stege...

What If Your Patient Refuses to Take Off Their Clothes?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/961239

Oct 20th, 2021 - Sterling Ransone, Jr, MD, a family physician in Deltaville, Virginia, knocked on the exam room door and entered to find the patient, a 28-year-old woman, seated on the examination table. She was complaining about a fever, sore throat, and congesti...

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