A stimulus control intervention in the gynecological exam with sexual abuse survivors.

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The effectiveness of a new examination gown, as a stimulus control intervention designed to reduce distress during the pelvic exam, was investigated in a sample of sexual abuse survivors and women without abuse histories. Sixty-nine participants from a women's health ambulatory center and a private practice in gynecology were randomly assigned to the… (More)

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@article{Smith1999ASC, title={A stimulus control intervention in the gynecological exam with sexual abuse survivors.}, author={Madeleine S Smith and Meredith T Smith}, journal={Women & health}, year={1999}, volume={30 2}, pages={39-51} }