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Victims of abuse, violence, and disaster

Basant K. Puri and Ian H. Treasaden

in Emergencies in Psychiatry

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198530800
Published online June 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726309 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198530800.003.0005

Series: Emergencies in

Victims of abuse, violence, and disaster

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Non-accidental injury of children - Consequences for adult functioning of childhood sexual abuse - Child abduction - Spouse abuse (replaces term wife-battering)/intimate partner violence - Elder abuse - Morbid jealousy (Othello syndrome) - Erotomania (de Clérambault's syndrome) - Stalking - Rape and sexual assault of women - Rape and sexual assault of men - Post-traumatic stress disorder - Acute stress reaction - Adjustment disorder

Chapter.  6229 words. 

Subjects: Psychiatry

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