Articles of Note Child Abuse DV/IPV Elder Abuse/Neglect Sexual Assault

Articles of Note: August [Mountain] Edition


Time once again for a run down of some of the new and noteworthy articles in the current literature. All of these are from the July/August/September issues. As always, please keep in mind this in no way a comprehensive list; simply items that have caught my attention from a selection of peer-reviewed journals. All links lead to PubMed abstracts; from there you can choose what’s worth a.) paying for; b.) a pilgrimage to your nearest medical library;  or c.) downloading via the full-text access you possibly have at your disposal.

Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2009 Jul 27:1-6. [Epub ahead of print]
Association between experiencing rape, police reporting, and self-reported health among women visiting three gynecology clinics in Sweden.
Davidsson J, et al.

Am J Forensic Med Pathol. 2009 Jun;30(2):175-6.
Ear bleeding: A sign not to be underestimated in cases of strangulation.
Duband S, et al.

Am Indian Alsk Native Ment Health Res. 2009;16(2):11-27.
Intimate partner violence and alcohol, drug, and mental disorders among american indian women in primary care.
Duran B, et al.

Am J Public Health. 2009 Jul 16. [Epub ahead of print]
The Long-Term Health Consequences of Relationship Violence in Adulthood: An Examination of Low-Income Women from Boston, Chicago, and San Antonio.
Hill TD, et al.

Br J Hosp Med (Lond). 2009 Jun;70(6):314-5.
Are TASER guns really safe?
Chand M, Nash GF.

Child Abuse Negl. 2009 Jul;33(7):403-11. Epub 2009 Jul 8.
Lifetime assessment of poly-victimization in a national sample of children and youth.
Finkelhor D, et al.

Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol. 2009 Jul;15(3):275-84.
Abuse, mastery, and health among lesbian, bisexual, and two-spirit American Indian and Alaska Native women.
Lehavot K, et al.

Geriatrics. 2009 Jul;64(7):13-8.
Recognizing and reporting elder abuse and neglect.
Halphen JM, et al.

Health Care Women Int. 2009;30(1-2):22-40.
Examination for sexual assault: evaluating the literature for indicators of women-centered care.
McGregor MJ, et al.

Home Healthc Nurse. 2009 Jul-Aug;27(7):410-6.
When professional kindness is misunderstood: boundaries and stalking issues: a case study for the home health clinician.
Holz CL.

J Adv Nurs. 2009 Aug;65(8):1645-54.
Caring for abused women: impact on nurses’ professional and personal life experiences.
Goldblatt H.

J Consult Clin Psychol. 2009 Aug;77(4):705-17.
Reducing conduct problems among children exposed to intimate partner violence: a randomized clinical trial examining effects of Project Support.
Jouriles EN, et al.

J Emerg Nurs. 2009 Aug;35(4):282-9.
The impact of a sexual assault/domestic violence program on ED care.
Sampsel K, et al.

J Forensic Nurs. 2009;5(2):89-96.
Nobility in objectivity: A prosecutor’s case for neutrality in forensic nursing.
Canaff R.

J Forensic Nurs. 2009;5(2):97-106.
Organizational correlates of secondary traumatic stress and burnout among sexual assault nurse examiners.
Townsend SM, Campbell R.

J Forensic Nurs. 2009;5(2):109-14.
The SAFE CARE model: Maintaining competency in sexual assault examinations utilizing patient simulation methods.
Ferguson CT, Faugno D.

J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2009 Jul 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Changes in Genital Anatomy and Microbiology in Girls between Age 6 and Age 12 Years: A Longitudinal Study.
Myhre AK, et al.

J Trauma. 2009 Jul;67(1):147-51.
When violence strikes the head, neck, and face.
Brink O.

J Youth Adolesc. 2009 Sep;38(8):1072-83.
Adolescents’ experiences of sexual assault by peers: prevalence and nature of victimization occurring within and outside of school.
Young AM, et al.

Obstet Gynecol. 2009 Jul;114(1):147-60.
Trauma in pregnancy.
Brown HL.

Trauma Violence Abuse. 2009 Jul;10(3):247-70.
Partner stalking: psychological dominance or “business as usual”?
Logan T, Walker R.

Trauma Violence Abuse. 2009 Jul 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Intimate Partner Violence and Barriers to Mental Health Care for Ethnically Diverse Populations of Women.
Rodriguez M, et al.

Violence Against Women. 2009 Aug;15(8):898-919.
Psychological consequences of sexual victimization resulting from force, incapacitation, or verbal coercion.
Brown AL, et al.

Violence Vict. 2009;24(3):302-21.
The differential risk factors of physically forced and alcohol- or other drug-enabled sexual assault among university women.
Krebs CP, et al.

Violence Vict. 2009;24(3):364-79.
Alcohol use in nonmutual and mutual domestic violence in the U.S. Army: 1998-2004.
McCarroll JE, et al.