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Prevalence and risk of violence against children with disabilities: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
BACKGROUND Globally, at least 93 million children have moderate or severe disability. Children with disabilities are thought to have a substantially greater risk of being victims of violence than are… Expand
The effect of multiple adverse childhood experiences on health: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND A growing body of research identifies the harmful effects that adverse childhood experiences (ACEs; occurring during childhood or adolescence; eg, child maltreatment or exposure to… Expand
Prevalence and risk of violence against adults with disabilities: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
BACKGROUND About 15% of adults worldwide have a disability. These individuals are frequently reported to be at increased risk of violence, yet quantitative syntheses of studies of this issue are… Expand
Addressing liver disease in the UK: a blueprint for attaining excellence in health care and reducing premature mortality from lifestyle issues of excess consumption of alcohol, obesity, and viral…
- R. Williams, R. Aspinall, M. Bellis, Ginette Camps-Walsh, T. Smith
- The Lancet
- 29 November 2014
Liver disease in the UK stands out as the one glaring exception to the vast improvements made during the past 30 years in health and life expectancy for chronic disorders such as stroke, heart… Expand
Sexual uses of alcohol and drugs and the associated health risks: A cross sectional study of young people in nine European cities
BackgroundYoung people in European countries are experiencing high levels of alcohol and drug use and escalating levels of sexually transmitted infections. Individually these represent major public… Expand
Human sperm competition: ejaculate manipulation by females and a function for the female orgasm
Abstract Abstract. Behavioural ecologists view monogamy as a subtle mixture of conflict and cooperation between the sexes. In part, conflict and cooperation is cryptic, taking place within the… Expand
Do females promote sperm competition? Data for humans
National household survey of adverse childhood experiences and their relationship with resilience to health-harming behaviors in England
BackgroundEpidemiological and biomedical evidence link adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) with health-harming behaviors and the development of non-communicable disease in adults. Investment in… Expand
Adverse childhood experiences: retrospective study to determine their impact on adult health behaviours and health outcomes in a UK population.
- M. Bellis, H. Lowey, N. Leckenby, K. Hughes, D. Harrison
- Journal of public health
- 1 March 2014
BACKGROUND Studies suggest strong links between adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and poor adult health and social outcomes. However, the use of such studies in non-US populations is relatively… Expand
Alcohol, nightlife and violence: the relative contributions of drinking before and during nights out to negative health and criminal justice outcomes.
AIMS To explore differences in alcohol consumption and negative nightlife experiences between young people who drink prior to attending city nightlife venues and those who do not drink until reaching… Expand