Prevalence and risk of violence against children with disabilities: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

@article{Jones2012PrevalenceAR,
  title={Prevalence and risk of violence against children with disabilities: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies},
  author={Lisa Jones and Mark A Bellis and Sara Wood and Karen E Hughes and Ellie McCoy and Lindsay Eckley and Geoff Bates and Christopher. Mikton and Tom Shakespeare and Alana Officer},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2012},
  volume={380},
  pages={899-907}
}
BACKGROUND Globally, at least 93 million children have moderate or severe disability. [...] Key MethodFINDINGS 17 studies were selected from 10,663 references. Reports of 16 studies provided data suitable for meta-analysis of prevalence and 11 for risk. Pooled prevalence estimates were 26·7% (95% CI 13·8-42·1) for combined violence measures, 20·4% (13·4-28·5) for physical violence, and 13·7% (9·2-18·9) for sexual violence. Odds ratios for pooled risk estimates were 3·68 (2·56-5·29) for combined violence…Expand
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