Prevalence and correlates of child sexual abuse: a national study.

  title={Prevalence and correlates of child sexual abuse: a national study.},
  author={Gabriela P{\'e}rez-Fuentes and Mark Olfson and Laura Villegas and Carmen Morcillo and Shuai Wang and Carlos Blanco},
  journal={Comprehensive psychiatry},
  volume={54 1},
BACKGROUND This study examines the prevalence, correlates, and psychiatric disorders of adults with history of child sexual abuse (CSA). METHODS Data were derived from a large national sample of the US population. More than 34000 adults 18 years and older residing in households were interviewed face-to-face in a survey conducted during the 2004-2005 period. Diagnoses were based on the Alcohol Use Disorder and Associated Disabilities Interview Schedule-Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of… CONTINUE READING
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