rape-trauma syndrome: compound reaction
- rape-trauma syndrome: silent reaction. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1972
A definition of the term "rape-trauma syndrome: silent 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.
- rape-trauma syndrome. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1972
An encyclopedia entry for term "rape-trauma syndrome" is presented. The term refers to sustained maladaptive response to a forced, violent sexual penetration against the will and consent of the victim. It has two phases. Profound emotional responses characterized the acute phase, whereas,...
- Ego-Identity Achievement and Perception of Risk in Intimacy in Survivors of Stranger and Acquaintance Rape. McEwan, Siobhan L.; de Man, Anton F.; Simpson-Housley, Paul // Sex Roles;Sep2002, Vol. 47 Issue 5/6, p281
Presents a study which investigated the relationship between rape trauma in general and the variables of ego-identity achievement and perception of risk in intimacy. Methods; Results; Discussion.
- Male rape. King, Michael B. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/15/90, Vol. 301 Issue 6765, p1345
Focuses on the management of victims of male rape. Factors influencing reluctance of society to recognize male sexual assault; Circumstances of the offense; Occurrence of the rape trauma syndrome in male victims.
- Holistic Assessment of rape victims. Mayer, Rick A.; Ottens, Allen J. // Guidance & Counseling;Mar94, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p24
Describes how counsellors can utilize the Triage Assessment Form (TAF) for assessing psychologically traumatized rape victims. Examination of symptoms associated with rape victims; TAF's format and scoring procedures; Review of literature; Instrument.
- Validation of a French Version of the Dissociative Experiences Scale in a Rape-Victim Population. Darves-Bornoz, Jean-Michel; Degiovanni, Andree; Gaillard, Philippe // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Apr1999, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p271
Investigates the validity of the French version of Disassociative Experiences Scale, a screening instrument for disassociative symptoms in rape trauma victims. Assessment of the construct of the scale and its internal consistency; Extent and features of disassociation among rape trauma victims;...
- Private Nightmares: Rape-trauma evidence admissible. Reidinger, Paul // ABA Journal;May90, Vol. 76 Issue 5, p92
Focuses on the admissibility of the 'rape-trauma syndrome' to guide the jury in understanding the initial refusal of a rape victim to identify her assailant. Overview on the decision of the New York Court of Appeals which upholds the evidence of rape-trauma syndrome; United States Court of...
- ACOG Releases a Statement on Identification and Treatment of Adolescent Victims of Sexual Assault. Rose, Verna L. // American Family Physician;3/15/1999, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p1688
Focuses on the statement issued by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) on the treatment of adolescent victims of sexual assault. Data figures; Recommendations from the ACOG; Health problems that may suggest a history of sexual assault.
- rape-trauma syndrome: compound reaction. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1850
A definition of the term "rape-trauma syndrome: compound reaction" is presented. It refers to a nursing diagnosis accepted at the NANDA 13th Conference in 1998. It is caused by the forced violent sexual penetration against the will and consent of the victim. The trauma syndrome that develops...