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Relationship of childhood abuse and household dysfunction to many of the leading causes of death in adults. The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study.
TLDR
A strong graded relationship is found between the breadth of exposure to abuse or household dysfunction during childhood and multiple risk factors for several of the leading causes of death in adults. Expand
The scope of rape: incidence and prevalence of sexual aggression and victimization in a national sample of higher education students.
TLDR
The findings support published assertions of high rates of rape and other forms of sexual aggression among large normal populations and are limited in generalizability to postsecondary students. Expand
Relationship of Childhood Abuse and Household Dysfunction to Many of the Leading Causes of Death in Adults: The Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACE) Study.
TLDR
A strong graded relationship was found between the breadth of exposure to abuse or household dysfunction during childhood and multiple risk factors for several of the leading causes of death in adults. Expand
Revising the SES: A Collaborative Process to Improve Assessment of Sexual Aggression and Victimization
The Sexual Experiences Survey (SES) assesses victimization and perpetration of unwanted sexual experiences (e.g., Koss, Gidycz, & Wisniewski, 1987). Revised versions of the SES that resulted from theExpand
Sexual Experiences Survey: a research instrument investigating sexual aggression and victimization.
  • M. Koss, C. Oros
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of consulting and clinical psychology
  • 1 June 1982
Sexual experiences survey: reliability and validity.
  • M. Koss, C. Gidycz
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of consulting and clinical psychology
  • 1 June 1985
The Hidden Rape Victim: Personality, Attitudinal, and Situational Characteristics
A hidden rape victim is one who has never reported her experience to a rape crisis center or to police. It has been estimated that only 10–50% of the rapes that actually occur are ever reported toExpand
Characteristics of aggressors against women: testing a model using a national sample of college students.
TLDR
Structural equation modeling was used to study the characteristics of college men who aggressed against women either sexually, nonsexually, or both and fitted the data very well in both halves and in a separate replication with a sample for whom data were available about sexual but not about nonsexual aggression. Expand
No Safe Haven: Male Violence Against Women at Home, at Work, and in the Community
The Culture and Context of Male Violence Against Women Understanding the Perpetrator and the Victim - Who Abuses and Who is Abused? The Prevalence of Intimate Violence - Physical and PsychologicalExpand
Adult health status of women with histories of childhood abuse and neglect.
TLDR
Women with childhood maltreatment have a wide range of adverse physical health outcomes, and women with multiple types of maltreatment showed the greatest health decrements for both self-reported symptoms and physician coded diagnoses. Expand
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