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Sexual abuse

Known as: Sexual Abuses, Abuses, Sexual, sex abuse 
The forcing of unwanted sexual activity by one person on another
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2012
Review
2012
Rosana Norman and colleagues conduct a systematic review and meta-analysis to assess the relationship between child physical… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVES We compared the likelihood of childhood sexual abuse (under age 18), parental physical abuse, and peer victimization… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
OBJECTIVE To systematically assess the evidence for an association between sexual abuse and a lifetime diagnosis of psychiatric… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Volumetric MRI scans from 26 women with repeated episodes of childhood sexual abuse and 17 healthy female comparison subjects… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Childhood sexual abuse is very common in our society, but little is known about the long-term effects of abuse on brain… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE This report presents initial findings on the reliability and validity of a new retrospective measure of child abuse and… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Review
1992
Review
1992
  • D. Muram
  • Obstetrics and gynecology clinics of North…
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 36273
It is estimated that the number of child victims of sexual assault is in excess of 200,000 per year. Many of these children are… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
  • J. Chu, D. Dill
  • The American journal of psychiatry
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 24392434
Studies have reported high rates of childhood abuse in people with psychiatric illness. This study examined whether dissociative…