Sexual assault against women at Osogbo southwestern Nigeria.

  title={Sexual assault against women at Osogbo southwestern Nigeria.},
  author={Najemdeen Ajao Adeleke and A S Olowookere and Mustapha Busuyi Hassan and Johnson Olusanmi Komolafe and Esther Olufunmilayo Asekun-Olarinmoye},
  journal={Nigerian journal of clinical practice},
  volume={15 2},
BACKGROUND Sexual assault against women is common all over the world. However, reliable data on the subject in developing countries including Nigeria is not available. OBJECTIVE To review the patterns of sexual violence against women treated at the hospital over a 7-year period. MATERIALS AND METHODS Review of hospital records of victims of sexual assault who presented at the hospital from 1 January 2003 to 31 December 2009. Data obtained were analyzed using descriptive statistics and Chi… CONTINUE READING