Child sex trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation: health care needs of victims.

@article{Greenbaum2015ChildST,
  title={Child sex trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation: health care needs of victims.},
  author={Jordan Greenbaum and James E Crawford-Jakubiak},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={135 3},
  pages={566-74}
}
Child sex trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation of children (CSEC) are major public health problems in the United States and throughout the world. Despite large numbers of American and foreign youth affected and a plethora of serious physical and mental health problems associated with CSEC, there is limited information available to pediatricians regarding the nature and scope of human trafficking and how pediatricians and other health care providers may help protect children. Knowledge… CONTINUE READING
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