Multidisciplinary approaches to solving cold cases
(Mary Ann Liebert, Inc./Genetic Engineering News) Forensic DNA analysis enables new and increasingly sophisticated Technology for solving cold cases. Through advances in DNA sequencing and bioinformatics, this relatively new and urgent field is enabling a broad range of cold cases, including homicides and other violent crimes, to be solved. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Assessment of traumatic injuries in children- a forensic study - Bains V.
BACKGROUND: Children have a different physiological response to major trauma compared to adults. The present study was conducted to assess traumatic injuries in children. Materials& Methods: The present study was conducted in the department of Forensic Me... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The Lindt Caf é Siege: a forensic reconstruction - Walt LVD.
In the week before Christmas of 2014, a religious activist entered the bustling Lindt Cafe situated on the main pedestrian thoroughfare in the heart of Sydney. Armed with a shotgun and what he claimed to be a bomb, he sealed the doors and held 18 people ho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Fitness to drive: a core clinical forensic medicine responsibility - Parekh V.
BACKGROUND: In the ACT in 2010 there was a series of fatal motor vehicle collisions which Clinical Forensic Medical Services attended to as part of their duties. Drivers involved appeared not to meet the medical standards for driving. As part of a preventi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Counter-intuitive responses to sexual assault - Isaacs R.
Sexual assault is a highly traumatic experience. The cognitive, physiological and behavioural responses of the victim during the assault, immediately following, and sometime later at forensic medical assessment may appear counter-intuitive. Tonic immobilit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Swipe right: the emergence of dating-app facilitated sexual assault - Rowse J, Bolt C, Gaya S.
The use of dating 'apps' to facilitate real-word social encounters between strangers is ubiquitous. Sexual assaults following dating-app meetings have been reported in the media and anecdotally noted by clinical forensic physicians. Limited empirical data ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Demographic, clinical and social characteristics of forensic patients diagnosed with schizophrenia at the Free State Psychiatric Complex, Bloemfontein, South Africa - Setlaba NNC, Mosotho NL, Joubert G.
Schizophrenia, prevalent in forensic mental health settings, is chronic and devastating, with a generally unfavourable course and prognosis. The aim of this study was to determine the demographic, clinical and social characteristics of forensic patients di... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Research advances in forensic diatom testing - Zhou Y, Cao Y, Huang J, Deng K, Ma K, Zhang T, Chen L, Zhang J, Huang P.
In forensic practice, it is difficult to determine whether a dead body in the water resulted from drowning or from disposal after death. Diatom testing is currently an important supporting technique for the determination of death by drowning and of drownin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Raids and bloody rituals among ancient steppe nomads
(University of Bern) Traces of violence on 1700 year old skeletons allow researchers to reconstruct warfare and sacrifices of nomads in Siberia. An international and interdisciplinary team of anthropologists, archaeologists and specialists in forensic sciences led by Marco Milella from the University of Bern performed a detailed and revealing analysis of the traumas found on the skeletal remains. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Forensic aspects of childhood fatal injuries - Kovalyova OI, Barkanov VB, Edelyev NS, Pyatova ED.
An analysis of the mortality of children and adolescents as a result of road injuries in Nizhny Novgorod, Volgograd, Krasnoyarsk, Yaroslavl regions over the past 5 years is presented. The relevance of the topic is due to the large number of deaths of minor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Overcoming the limitations of 'accident' as a manner of death for drug overdose mortality: case for a death certificate checkbox - Rockett IRH, Caine ED, Connery HS, Nolte KB.
Collectively, the epidemic increases in the United States of opioid-related deaths and suicides during the first two decades of the 21st century have exposed shortcomings in current forensic and epidemiological approaches for determining and codifying mann... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Xylitol pentanitrate - its characterization and analysis - Stark KAS, Gascooke JR, Gibson CT, Lenehan CE, Bonnar C, Fitzgerald M, Kirkbride KP.
Xylitol is a polyhydric alcohol that may be nitrated to form an explosive (xylitol pentanitrate or XPN). Consequently, forensic and first response personnel may encounter XPN in post-blast residues or as a bulk material. Despite this, key analytical data f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Fatal wound from a PB-2 pistol of the OSA complex with a bullet of cartridge 18x45TD - Nazarov YV, Ulfan RE, Bozhchenko AP, Tolmachyov IA.
Bullets without a metal core are almost the only ones currently produced for the OSA complex. In the available forensic literature there are small number of cases of the description of injuries using this cartridge. The article presents a case from practic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Maxillofacial and dental-related injuries from a Brazilian forensic science institute: victims and perpetrators characteristics and associated risk factors - Lopes S á CD, Silva PGB, Correia AM, Soares ECS, Bezerra TP, Melo RB, Bitú HDS, Costa FWG.
This study aimed to determine the prevalence of facial trauma, associated risk factors, and classification... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Complex trauma and the question of reasonableness of response in sexual harassment cases: issues for treatment providers and forensic evaluators - Brown LS.
This paper discusses considerations for treating or evaluating sexual harassment claims in individuals with a history of complex trauma. The author reviews how a history of repeated trauma in early childhood increases risk for later victimization, includin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The dissociative subtype of posttraumatic stress disorder: forensic considerations and recent controversies - Ellickson-Larew S, Escarfulleri S, Wolf EJ.
This article provides an overview of the evidence concerning the dissociative subtype of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and its relevance in forensic contexts. We discuss best practices for the assessment of the subtype in forensic settings, includin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Pesticide poisoning deaths: a 19-year retrospective study of medicolegal autopsies in center Tunisia - Mlayeh S, Annabi K, Daly AB, Jedidi M, Dhiab MB.
The objective of our study was to document the forensic deat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

The Italian reform of treatment of people not guilty by reason of insanity: the closure of forensic institutions - Scarpa F.
After the closure of Psychiatric hospitals in 1978, in 2014 the Italian government approved a law to definitively close the prisons (OPG) that were used to host and treat psychiatric patients who had committed crimes and were considered Not Guilty by Reaso... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Medico-forensic pre-histories of sexual perversion: the case of necrophilia (c. 1500-c. 1850) - Janssen DF.
From early modern legal debates about sodomitical, or unnatural, forms of lust, early nineteenth-century European forensic medicine inherited a shortlist of what eventually came to be called perversions of the sex drive. This brief article traces this fore... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Complicated central catheterization in atypical celphos poisoning simulating throttling homicide: review of neck resuscitation artefacts - Rajanikanta S, Mohit C, Chittaranjan B.
Therapeutic artefacts are a challenge for forensic pathologists for correct interpretation at autopsy. A 23-year-old female was found unconscious at home and immediately admitted to an emergency of a tertiary care hospital where resuscitative measures were... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Hospital treatment of persons found not guilty by reason of insanity - Kapoor R, Wasser TD, Funaro MC, Norko MA.
After being found not guilty by reason of insanity (NGRI), individuals are typically admitted to a secure forensic hospital for evaluation and treatment. This patient population can pose a challenge to clinicians in the hospital setting due to significant ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Patterns and evidence of human rights violations among US asylum seekers - Miller MS, D'Andrea MR, Wang E, Singer EK, Baranowski KA.
BACKGROUND: Asylum seekers report exposure to human rights violations associated with a range of psychological and medical sequelae. Clinical evaluators can provide forensic evaluations that document evidence associated with their reports of persecution. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Psychological factors of aggressive behaviour in patients of forensic psychiatry wards with the diagnosis of schizophrenia - Markiewicz I, Pilszyk A, Kudlak G.
Scientific research shows that the likelihood of aggressive behaviour in people with mental disorders compared to healthy people is usually higher than among healthy people. Considering the social harmfulness of acts committed by persons suffering from sch... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Patterns of fatal injuries among Iraqi protesters who were admitted to the Forensic Department, Directorate of Health, Dhi Qar in 2019 (Editorial) - Hashim HT.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Pattern of suicide methods and postmortem toxicological findings in suicide-related deaths: a retrospective 7-year forensic-based study in Iran - Valipour R, Shekari A, Setareh M, Soltaninejad K.
In this study, we evaluated postmortem toxicological finding among forensic autopsies on suicidal deaths from 2010 to 2016 at the Legal Medicine Center of Zanjan Province (n... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Characteristics of women's death by violence according to necropsies carried out in the Callao morgue - Casana-Jara KM.
The objective was to describe the characteristics of women's deaths by violence according to autopsies performed at the Callao morgue from 2016 to 2018. The forensic records of 83 women were reviewed and it was found that women's deaths by violence occurre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Plant clues could help find decomposing bodies, scientists say
Researchers looking at whether human remains cause changes that could be detected by dronesThey can ’t shout “whodunnit” but plants could offer vital clues when it comes to finding clandestine graves, researchers say.Forensic experts in the US have begun experiments at a body farm – a facility where decay processes can be studied – to explore whether decomposing human remains leave their mark on surrounding vegetation, for example by affecting the colour of the leaves.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 3, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Biology Anthropology Science US news Source Type: news

Disordered eating attitudes and behaviors in maltreated children and adolescents receiving forensic assessment in a child advocacy center - Brewerton TD, Ralston ME, Dean M, Hand S, Hand L.
Previous studies have indicated that childhood sexual abuse (CSA) and other forms of child maltreatment (CM), as well as their subsequent posttraumatic symptoms, are significant risk factors for the development of disordered eating behaviors and attitudes ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A state census of unsubmitted sexual assault kits: comparing forensic DNA testing outcomes by geographic and population density characteristics - Campbell R, Javorka MK, Sharma DB, Gregory K, Opsommer M, Schelling K, Lu L.
A growing number of U.S. cities and states have large numbers of unsubmitted sexual assault kits (SAKs) in police property facilities. Prior research conducted in large urban cities has found that testing these kits yields a sizable number of DNA profiles ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Inside the Dangerous Mission to Understand What Makes Extremists Tick —and How to Change Their Minds
On a cool winter’s day in early 2014, the American academic Nafees Hamid was invited for tea at the second-story at the Barcelona apartment of a young Moroccan man. It started well enough; they sat down at the kitchen table, chatting amiably in French while two acquaintances of the host sat nearby in the living room. Halfway through the conversation, though, things took a turn. “He started saying things like, ‘Why should we trust any Westerner?’” Hamid recalls. “‘Why would we not kill every one of them? Why should I even trust you—you are an American—sitting here? Why s...
Source: TIME: Science - September 2, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Emily Feldman and Malia Politzer Tags: Uncategorized extremism feature Londontime Source Type: news

The development and implementation of specimens for accident forensic toxicology investigation kit for special operations forces - Caldara GN, Isbester M, Sartori D, Wilson RL.
INTRODUCTION: After a vehicle rollover led to the death of a military member in Central Africa in 2018, it became apparent there was a significant gap in the capability to collect toxicology samples of Service Members involved in accidents and mishaps at r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Nurse-led forensic services for foreign-born torture or abuse survivors seeking legal immigration relief: results of a feasibility and acceptability study - Breads J, Anderson J.
BACKGROUND: In 2017, a team of forensic nurses in Maryland launched the first known nurse-led and managed service delivery program designed to meet the unique medicoforensic needs of immigrant survivors, including asylum seekers, in their community. The ex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Organizational and human factors affecting forensic decision-making: workplace stress and feedback - Almazrouei MA, Dror IE, Morgan RM.
In this study, 150 practicing fo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Ethical and professional considerations in the forensic assessment of complex trauma and dissociation - Rocchio LM.
Empirical research spanning the past three decades has consistently upheld that traumatic experiences are prevalent (Gold, Psychological Trauma Theory Research Practice and Policy, S(1), 114-124, 2008; Kilpatrick et al. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 26(5), ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"Just bring us the real ones": the role of forensic crime laboratories in guarding the gateway to justice for sexual assault victims - Campbell R, Fehler-Cabral G.
Throughout the United States, hundreds of thousands of sexual assault kits (SAKs; also termed "rape kits") have never been submitted by law enforcement personnel to a crime laboratory for forensic DNA testing. Prior research indicates that negative stereot... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Characteristics of completed suicides after Greek financial crisis onset: a comparative time-series analysis study - Paraschakis A, Karageorgiou V, Efstathiou V, Douzenis A, Boyokas I, Michopoulos I.
Severe financial crises could influence a country's suicide trends and characteristics. We aimed to highlight differences among suicide completers before and after the onset of Greece's serious debt crisis of 2010 based exclusively on forensic data. The sa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Breakthrough for law enforcement to rapidly distinguish hemp vs. controlled marijuana
(Purdue University) Hemp Synergistics, LLC, a biotechnology company dedicated to transform the way consumers use hemp-derived cannabinoid-based formulations, has formed a partnership with leading forensic scientists at Purdue University Northwest's newly formed Center for Crime, Forensics, and Security Analysis. After a year of research, development, and testing, the teams have developed a new THC Rapid Field Test Kit that gives law enforcement an easy-to-use tool to distinguish hemp from marijuana in less than five minutes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

High frequency of previous abuse and missed diagnoses prior to abusive head trauma: a consecutive case series of 100 forensic examinations - Laurent ‐Vannier A, Bernard JY, Chevignard M.
This study describes the frequency of signs and symptoms of abuse and missed diagnoses prior to the diagnosis of abusive head trauma (AHT) in infants. Data were from a retrospective observational study of 100 consecutive cases of infants diagnosed with AHT... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Fentanyl and driving impairment - Rohrig TP, Nash E, Osawa KA, Shan X, Scarneo C, Youso KB, Miller R, Tiscione NB.
The incidence of fentanyl in forensic toxicology analyses in the U.S. has dramatically increased over the past several years. The increase in death cases has been well studied, however little has been reported on the impact to drug impaired driving. Fentan... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Fire exposure after lethal hypothermia - Wegner A, Doberentz E, Madea B.
A 49-year-old woman was found dead in her apartment after a fire began in her building. During the forensic autopsy, 3rd to 4th degree burns were found on the woman's body, but there were no indications that she was alive when the fire started. Interesting... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Forensic epidemiologic analysis of the cause of an unexpected teen suicide following ingestion of mis-dispensed isosorbide mononitrate - Freeman MD.
A 17 year-old previously healthy male committed suicide approximately 1 day after ingesting isosorbide mononitrate, an organic nitrate drug used to treat symptoms of coronary artery disease. The drug had been mis-dispensed by a pharmacy in place of a presc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Automated diatom searching in the digital scanning electron microscopy images of drowning cases using the deep neural networks - Yu W, Xue Y, Knoops R, Yu D, Balmashnova E, Kang X, Falgari P, Zheng D, Liu P, Chen H, Shi H, Liu C, Zhao J.
Forensic diatom test has been widely accepted as a way of providing supportive evidences in the diagnosis of drowning. The current workflow is primarily based on the observation of diatoms by forensic pathologists under a microscopy, and this process can b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Civilian forensic technician and sworn police officer job-related stress - McKay-Davis S, Robinson T, Sebetan IM, Stein P.
Forensic Technicians provide crime scene investigation services and are exposed to stressful violent crimes, motor vehicle accidents, biological or chemical hazards, and other appalling imagery. Forensic Technicians would likely experience physical and psy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Intentional interpersonal violence: epidemiological and analytical study about 973 cases at the forensic unit in Habib BOURGUIBA University Hospital in Sfax, Tunisia - Bardaa S, Dhouib H, Karray N, Kammoun J, Hammami Z, Maatoug S.
Aims Violence represents a serious societal problem which plagues all over the world. In this paper, we aim to study the effect of this phenomenon on the region of Sfax,(the second city of Tunisia) to describe socio-epidemiological characteristics of vict... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Subordinated masculinities: a critical inquiry into the reproduction of gender norms in forensic psychiatric care - Eiverg ård K, Enmarker I, Livholts M, Aléx L, Hellzen O.
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: To examine how gendered discursive norms and notions of masculinity are (re)produced in professional conversations about men cared for as patients in forensic psychiatric care, with a particular focus on the centrality of language and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news

Increase number of labs, start forensic study in MBBS: NHRC webinar panellists suggest
At a webinar hosted by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), panellists made a slew of suggestions on the subject. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - August 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Analysis of demographic profile, sexual offenses and defense ability among intellectually disabled females - Xiao Y, Zong L, Geng J, Deng Z, Zhu S.
To understand the demographic profile of female victims with intellectual disability who were sexually assaulted and the characteristics of sexual assault cases, we performed a retrospective analysis of forensic psychiatric cases of 101 female victims with... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

A case of thallium intoxication by walking in a field - Di Candia D, Biehler-Gomez L, Giordano G, Cattaneo C.
Thallium intoxications are a rare occurrence in forensic sciences. This paper reports a case of chronic thallium poisoning in a couple hospitalized in Milan, Italy, in which toxicological analyses were performed by the Institute of Legal Medicine of Milan ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

The association between childhood sexual abuse and sexual coercion in men: a test of possible mediators - Pedneault CI, Babchishin KM, Lalumi ère ML, Seto MC.
We examined the associations between childhood sexual abuse (CSA), childhood physical abuse (CPA), sexual domain variables, antisocial tendencies, and sexually coercive behaviour in a non-forensic sample of 173 heterosexual men. CSA was associated with par... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Reported child maltreatment in the Riyadh region of Saudi Arabia: a retrospective study - Al-Zayed B, Alshehri AAA, Alshanawani H, Alresheedi ZO, Alshammari RDA, Alrashed N, Ibrahim SF.
Child maltreatment (CM) exists throughout the world, including within the Arab region. However, the resources addressing CM in Saudi Arabia remain limited. The study described the medico-legal characteristics of CM victims referred to the Saudi Forensic Me... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news