ERIC Number: EJ567417
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Emotional Impact of the Medical Examination for Child Sexual Abuse.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v22 n6 p573-79 Jun 1998
Discusses the importance of research on the emotional impact of the medical examination for child sexual abuse. Summarizes current research; identifies unanswered questions; and proposes a research agenda to investigate effects of pre-existing factors, medical setting and emotional response, targeting positive and negative outcomes, and emotional response to the examination as an indicator of psychosocial status. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Establishing a Medical Research Agenda for Childhood Sexual Abuse: Proceedings of an Invitational Conference, May 16 & 17, 1997. For related articles see EC 619 267-269.