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Published: 09 September 1975
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-06196-3
EISBN: 978-3-318-06196-3
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Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 178
Published: 01 February 2013
10.1159/000342775
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9989-4
... Abstract Child sexual abuse is a common and devastating problem affecting as many as 15 to 30% of girls. Perpetrators of child sexual abuse are more likely to be male; most often someone known to the child. It is now well established that child sexual abuse is a non-specific risk factor...
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Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 178
Published: 01 February 2013
10.1159/000342017
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9989-4
... problems are discussed as well as postmigratory factors that further add to psychological and physical distress and contribute to social problems. The vast – and increasing – public health problem of physical and mental abuse of refugee and migrant women and in particular the problem of trafficking...
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Series: Key Issues in Mental Health
Volume: 178
Published: 01 February 2013
10.1159/000343292
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9989-4
... of impaired professionals is outlined. Abuse in the doctor-patient relationship has a disturbing impact on the health condition of affected patients. This contribution outlines the issue and its magnitude, presents the modus operandi of offender-professionals and discusses how to handle the problem...
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Series: Endocrine Development
Volume: 22
Published: 30 July 2012
10.1159/000326635
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9337-3
... Abstract Medical involvement in the diagnosis and treatment of child sexual abuse (CSA) has a well-defined role within a multidisciplinary concept. Due to the increasingly high rate of normal anogenital findings in victims of CSA, forensic aspects are of limited value in establishing...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 27
Published: 01 April 2010
10.1159/000311193
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9331-1
... Quincey authored his most famous essay, ‘Confessions of an English Opium-Eater’, in 1821. He authored an eloquent essay on both the delights and the agonies of opium abuse. He believed that the habit of using opium was of common practice in is day and was not considered a vice. Originally, De Quincey...
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Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 29
Published: 24 April 2008
10.1159/000126628
EISBN: 978-3-8055-8358-9
... Abstract The use of mind-altering substances can be found in very different cultures and traced back thousandsof years; the same is true for the searching of drugs that could increase sexual functioning. In this text, weexplore the relation between drugs of abuse and sexuality in three domains...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 19
Published: 28 April 2005
10.1159/000085603
EISBN: 978-3-318-01206-4
... attributed to alcohol or drug abuse. There is considerable evidence, however,that Poe suffered not from simple substance abuse but from complex partial seizures, possiblyfollowed by prolonged confusion and postictal psychosis. Complex partial seizures werenot well described in Poe’s time, which could explain...
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Series: Interdisciplinary Topics in Gerontology and Geriatrics
Volume: 30
Published: 30 November 1999
10.1159/000061438
EISBN: 978-3-318-00422-9
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 13
Published: 01 September 1987
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03681-7
EISBN: 978-3-318-03681-7
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Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 16
Published: 17 April 1986
10.1159/000412375
EISBN: 978-3-318-03170-6
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Series: Advances in Psychosomatic Medicine
Volume: 16
Published: 17 April 1986
10.1159/000412377
EISBN: 978-3-318-03170-6