Sexual Abuse and Lifetime Diagnosis of Psychiatric Disorders: Systematic Review and Meta-analysisUploader: Zurg 5 years ago Subscribe 7
Using methodology similar to that in our current study, we recently conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis that found an association between a history of sexual abuse and several somatic disorders, including functional gastrointestinal disorders, chronic pelvic pain, psychogenic seizures, and nonspecific chronic pain. Because these experiences can affect health, I ask all my patients about unwanted sexual experiences in childhood" Sexual contact between an older child and a younger child also can be abusive if there is a significant disparity in age, development, or size, rendering the younger child incapable of giving informed consent. Genetic variants in the corticotropin-releasing hormone receptor CRHR1 gene polymorphisms were found to both predict and protect for the development of depression in persons with a history of trauma. Childhood abuse and platelet tritiated-paroxetine binding in bulimia nervosa: The Commonwealth Fund survey of the health of adolescent girls.