Prevalence of sexually transmitted disease infection in women alleging rape.
During a 2-year period ending in October, 1989, 110 women who claimed to have been raped were treated at the sexually transmitted disease clinic at Birmingham General Hospital.
A total of 22 sexually transmitted infections were found in 14 (13%) women, of which Chlamydia trachomatis (in 8%) and Trichomonas vaginalis (in 6%) were the most frequently found pathogens.
Mots-clés Pascal : Victimologie, Viol, Complication, Maladie sexuellement transmissible, Infection, Prévalence, Epidémiologie, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme, Femelle, Etude statistique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Victimology, Rape, Complication, Sexually transmitted disease, Infection, Prevalence, Epidemiology, United States, North America, America, Human, Female, Statistical study
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0012013
Code Inist : 002B18. Création : 199406.