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Childhood sexual abuse and the development of recurrent major depression in Chinese women

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Background Our prior study in Han Chinese women has shown that women with a history of childhood sexual abuse (CSA) are at increased risk for developing major depression (MD). Would this relationship be found in our whole data set? Method Three levels of CSA (non-genital, genital, and intercourse) were assessed by self-report in two groups of Han Chinese women: 6017 clinically ascertained with recurrent MD and 5983 matched controls. Diagnostic and other risk factor information was assessed at...

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Published
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10.1371/journal.pone.0087569

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Public Library of Science
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PLoS ONE More from this journal
Volume:
9
Issue:
1
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ARTN e87569
Publication date:
2014-01-29
Acceptance date:
2013-12-23
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1932-6203
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English
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pubs:447689
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447689
Deposit date:
2014-02-14

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