ERIC Number: EJ617623
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
The Child Sexual Abuse Experience and the Child Sexual Abuse Medical Examination: Knowing What Correlations Exist.
Gully, Kevin J.; Hansen, Karen; Britton, Helen; Langley, Marcie; McBride, Karma K.
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, v9 n1 p15-27 2000
Study assesses what children experience when they are sexually abused and determines if these experiences correlate with emotional distress and findings identified during medical examinations for sexual abuse. Results reveal that more frequent abuse, more perpetrators, physical injury, and more severs sexual acts were variables significantly correlated with increased emotional distress. (Contains 18 references and 4 tables.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Topic: "Research, Treatment & Program Innovations for Victims, Survivors & Offenders." For related articles, see CG 556 222-226.