ERIC Number: EJ567427
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
The Transmissibility of Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Sexually Abused Children. Commentary.
Ingram, David L.
Child Abuse & Neglect: The International Journal, v22 n6 p637-39 Jun 1998
This commentary on a paper (EC 619 276) about the transmissiblity of sexually transmitted diseases in sexually abused children discusses two issues: (1) determining if a child is infected with a sexually transmitted disease (STD) agent; and (2) determining if the child's STD was acquired from the mother before or during the birth process through nonsexual means or by specific sexual contact. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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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 619 276-278.