ERIC Number: EJ567420
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Normal Anogenital Anatomy.
Berenson, Abbey B.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v22 n6 p589-96 Jun 1998
Discusses normal anogenital anatomy in children in relation to the medical evaluation of child sexual abuse and summarizes state of current knowledge. Suggestions for further research, including cross-sectional studies comparing normal and abused children, and cross-sectional and longitudinal studies comparing different racial/ethnic groups. Barriers to research are also noted. (DB)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Speeches/Meeting 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 619 270-272.