Drug- or alcohol-facilitated, incapacitated, and forcible rape in relationship to mental health among a national sample of women.

@article{Zinzow2010DrugOA,
  title={Drug- or alcohol-facilitated, incapacitated, and forcible rape in relationship to mental health among a national sample of women.},
  author={Heidi M Zinzow and Heidi S. Resnick and Ananda Beth Amstadter and Jenna L. McCauley and Kenneth J. Ruggiero and Dean G. Kilpatrick},
  journal={Journal of interpersonal violence},
  year={2010},
  volume={25 12},
  pages={2217-36}
}
Rape is a well-established risk factor for mental health disorders such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression. However, most studies have focused on forcible rape tactics and have not distinguished these from tactics that involve drug or alcohol intoxication. The authors' aim was to examine correlates of PTSD and depression in a community sample of women, with particular emphasis on evaluating the unique effects of lifetime exposure to three specific rape tactics. A nationally… CONTINUE READING

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