TITLE

rape-trauma syndrome: compound reaction

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1972
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "rape-trauma syndrome: compound reaction" is presented, which refers to a nursing diagnosis of a forced violent sexual penetration against the victim's will whose resulting trauma syndrome includes an acute phase of disorganization of the victim's lifestyle.
ACCESSION #
62159217

 

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