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Research outputs: PHYSICAL ABUSE

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2014 Effects of a community intervention on HIV prevention behaviors among men who experienced childhood sexual or physical abuse in four African settings: findings from NIMH Project Accept (HPTN 043)

There is increased focus on HIV prevention with African men who report experiencing childhood sexual (CSA) or physical abuse (CPA). The obje...

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2014 Risk-taking in adulthood often the result of childhood scars

Chilidhood sexual and physical abuse have been linked to adolescent and adult risky sexual behaviours, including early sexual debut, an incr...

2014 Sexual assault and other types of intimate partner violence in women with protection orders in Vhembe district, South Africa

The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and correlates of sexual assault in the context of intimate partner violence in a sample ...

2008 Experience of abuse among women in a rural subdistrict of Limpopo province, South Africa

An exploratory study was conducted to determine the experience of abuse among women in a rural subdistrict of Limpopo Province, South Africa...