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Childhood abuse and suicidal ideation in a cohort of pregnant Peruvian women
BACKGROUND: Childhood abuse is a major global and public health problem associated with a myriad of adverse outcomes across the life course. Suicide is one of the leading causes of mortality during the perinatal period. ...
Childhood physical and sexual abuse experiences associated with post-traumatic stress disorder among pregnant women
Purpose: We sought to evaluate the extent to which childhood physical and/or sexual abuse history is associated with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) during early pregnancy and to explore the extent to which the ...
Sexual abuse and corporal punishment during childhood: a pilot retroperspective survey of university students
A sample of 497 students at the University of Costa Rica completed a survey on perceptions and experiences with various forms of punishment and experiences with sexual abuse during childhood. Spanking was shown to be the ...
Preferences for intervention among peruvian women in intimate partner violence relationships
(Springer Verlag, 2015)
We sought to identify what abused Peruvian women want or need as intervention strategies. We conducted five focus groups with 30 women with prior or current experience with intimate partner violence. Participants noted ...
Dependencia emocional en un grupo de mujeres denunciantes de maltrato de pareja
The objective of this research was to identify the characteristics of Affective Dependency on a group of women abused by their partner, complainants in the House of Justice of Villa Santana, from the city of Pereira. The ...
Older Brazilian women’s experience of psychological domestic violence: a social phenomenological study
(BioMed Central, 2015)
Abstract Background Domestic violence is a global public health issue, as it is in Brazil. The psychological violence is one of the most prevalent forms of domestic violence, ...
Sexual Dysfunction Risk And Quality Of Life Among Women With A History Of Sexual Abuse
(Elsevier Ireland LTDClare, 2016)
Childhood trauma in substance use disorder and depression: An analysis by gender among a Brazilian clinical sample
Objective: In this study, we compared the frequency and intensity of childhood traumas in alcohol- or other drug-dependent patients, in patients with depression, and in a control group without psychiatric diagnoses. Methods: ...
Childhood Abuse and Early Menarche Among Peruvian Women
(Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine, 2015)