Malawi health workers grapple with rising incidence of rape
- Care of the Woman Who Has Been Raped. Hampton, Harriette L. // New England Journal of Medicine;1/26/95, Vol. 332 Issue 4, p234
Offers suggestions on medical treatment of women who are raped. The physician's medical and legal duties in caring for a victim of sexual assault; Elements of the physical examination; Emotional support; Antibiotic prophylaxis and prevention of pregnancy; Forensic analyses.
- Caring for Women Who Have Been Raped. // American Family Physician;7/1/1995, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p269
Discusses Hampton's study published in the January 26, 1995 issue of `New England Journal of Medicine' reviewing the care of women who are raped by men. Legal responsibilities of physicians who treat victims of rape; Initial assessment of rape victim; Physical examination; Laboratory analyses;...
- Care of rape victims takes SANE approach. Suttell, Scott // Crain's Cleveland Business;10/06/97, Vol. 18 Issue 40, p29
Reports on the implementation of the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner program (SANE) as hospitals in Northeast Ohio, aim to improve their care of rape victims. Implementation of the program at Summa Health System's Saint Thomas Hospital; Comments from Renee Collette, a registered nurse with the...
- Emergency care for complainants of sexual assault. Williams, Angela // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine;Jun2005, Vol. 98 Issue 6, p295
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Emergency Care for Complainants of Sexual Assault," by M. Wiese and his colleagues in the February 2005 issue.
- After the ordeal. Doheny, Kathleen // Shape;May98, Vol. 17 Issue 9, p26
States that women who have been victims of rape or other violent crimes are more likely to develop health problems, according to researchers in the journal Behavioral Medicine. Percentage increase in health-care services for women during the first year after the incident; Why these women are...
- NURSE-LED CLINIC OFFERS EFFECTIVE RESPONSE FOR ASSAULT VICTIMS. Pellowe, Carol // Nursing Standard;1/11/2012, Vol. 26 Issue 19, p33
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article in the January 4, 2012 issue by Sue Learner which was concerned with nurse-led clinics for sexual assault victims.
- POST-RAPE CARE IN HOSPITAL EMERGENCY ROOMS. Goldenring, John M.; Allred, Gloria // American Journal of Public Health;Aug2001, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p1169
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Informed Consent for Emergency Contraception: Variability in Hospital Care of Rape Victims," by Steve S. Smugar et al in the 2000 issue.
- SMUGAR ET AL RESPOND. Smugar, Steve S.; Spina, Bernadette J.; Merz, Jon F. // American Journal of Public Health;Aug2001, Vol. 91 Issue 8, p1169
A response by Steve S. Smugar et al to a letter to the editor about their article "Informed Consent for Emergency Contraception: Variability in Hospital Care of Rape Victims" in the 2000 issue is presented.
- A thank you. Fontenot, Holly B. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;1/24/2009, p236
The article presents a first person narrative from a clinical assistant professor relating the experience of receiving a thank you message from a rape victim she treated.