Sexual abuse

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

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2015
Review
2015
Traumatic events (including sexual abuse, domestic violence, elder abuse, and combat trauma) are associated with long-term… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Increased risk for serious adverse outcomes has been associated with a history of childhood sexual abuse (CSA… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Women who report childhood sexual abuse (CSA) are at increased risk for developing psychiatric disorders in adulthood… (More)
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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… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The relationship of health risk behavior and disease in adulthood to the breadth of exposure to childhood emotional… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Several prior studies have found reduced hippocampal volume in victims of psychological trauma with post-traumatic… (More)
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1996
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1996
OBJECTIVE This is the second in a series of articles that describe the prevalence, correlates, and consequences of childhood… (More)
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1996
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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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1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE This report presents initial findings on the reliability and validity of a new retrospective measure of child abuse and… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
A framework is proposed for a more systematic understanding of the effects of child sexual abuse. Four traumagenic dynamics… (More)
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