Physical abuse

Known as: Physical Maltreatment, Abuse, Physical, Maltreatment, Physical 
Violence inflicted on an individual through physical contact.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE This research examined linkages between exposure to childhood sexual abuse (CSA) and childhood physical punishment… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Child maltreatment includes physical abuse and neglect, and happens in all countries and cultures. Child maltreatment usually… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE The authors assessed lifetime psychopathology in a general population sample and compared the rates of five psychiatric… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Evidence suggests that early adverse experiences play a preeminent role in development of mood and anxiety disorders and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The associations between giving a history of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse in children and a range of mental health… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE There is an increasing amount of literature pointing to a relationship between sexual and/or physical abuse history and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE Early trauma in the form of childhood physical or sexual abuse has been associated with adult psychopathology. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
OBJECTIVE To extend the knowledge on long-term effects of childhood abuse in psychiatric patients to a large sample, the authors… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
STUDY OBJECTIVES To determine the prevalence of a history of sexual and physical abuse in women seen in a referral-based… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Using objective measures, the authors found a high rate of childhood sexual and physical abuse in a sample of 66 female… (More)
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