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A systematic review of randomized controlled trials of interventions designed to decrease child abuse in high-risk families
Child abuse is a global problem, and parents with histories of childhood abuse are at increased risk of abusing their offspring. The objective of this systematic review is to provide a clear overview of the existing ...
Violência denunciada: ocorrências de maus tratos contra crianças e adolescentes registradas em uma unidade policial.
This study aimed to investigate the profile of the occurrence of abuse against children and adolescents. We analyzed the data recorded in police reports from the Department of Women's Defense, Araçatuba-SP, in 2008, relating ...
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: ...
Child abuse: a painful reality behind closed doors
Helpfulness of rectoanal endosonography in diagnosis of sexual abuse in a child
(W.B. Saunders, 2016)
Background: Clinical importance of sexual abuse in children has rapidly expanded in recent years, but despite of it, the lack of medical signs in the vast majority of sexual abuse cases, makes it difficult to assess. Given ...
The girl child and boys in the Caribbean: progress and challenges
(ECLAC, Subregional Headquarters for the Caribbean, 2015)
Condyloma acuminata in the tongue and palate of a sexually abused child: a case report
(BioMed Central, 2014-07-23)
Condyloma acuminata caused by human papilloma viruses, (HPV) is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) appearing most frequently as soft, pink cauliflower like growths in moist areas, such as the genitalia, mouth and other ...
“Neither Lend Out Your Hole to Achieve Piece of Gold” – Child Abuse, Bling Addiction and Soca Music in Trinidad and Tobago
The above title‘s lyrical excerpt is taken from Trinidadian soca artist Bunji Garlin‘s 2003 song ―Dignity, in which he addresses youth who are engaging in prostitution and transactional sex. In the song, Garlin chastises ...