MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.23, pp.4360-4365, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
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MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Child Abuse, Sexual, Crime Victims, Forensic Medicine, CHILD-ABUSE, ADOLESCENTS, PREVALENCE, SURVIVORS, NEGLECT, VICTIMS, ASSAULT, IMPACT, INCEST, FORMS
Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated:
Background: Sexual abuse in childhood is a significant public health problem because of the destructive results both to the individual and to the community. The aim of this study was to examine the sociodemographic characteristics of children who were victims of sexual abuse, the relationship of the victim and abuser, and the findings of sexual abuse.