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Physical, emotional and sexual adolescent abuse victimisation in South Africa: Prevalence, incidence, perpetrators and locations

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Background: Physical, emotional and sexual abuse of children is a major problem in South Africa, with severe negative outcomes for survivors. To date, no known studies have used data directly obtained from community-based samples of children to investigate prevalence, incidence, locations, and perpetrators of child abuse victimisation. This study aims to investigate prevalence and incidence, perpetrators, and locations of child abuse victimisation in South Africa using a mult... Expand abstract
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Peer reviewed
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10.1136/jech-2015-205860

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, SSD, Social Policy and Intervention
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, SSD, Social Policy and Intervention
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, SSD, Social Policy and Intervention
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BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
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Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health Journal website
Volume:
70
Issue:
9
Pages:
910-916
Publication date:
2015-08-11
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1470-2738
ISSN:
0143-005X
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uuid:82d59eac-c7ea-4c2e-b789-24ff34d2fab4
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574499
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pubs:574499

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