Flashcards in Sexual Assault Management Deck (12):
Def'n of sexual assault
Any unwanted sexual touching/comments
By age 18, how many assaulted?
1 in 10 raped
Majority of assaults happen where?
Short term response to sexual assault?
Fear shock, disbelief, denial
Acute anxiety, nightmares, insomnia, conc
Rapid swings of fear, guild, desire for revenge(usu. not)
Long term response to sexual assault
Lifestyle, geographic changes
Phobic behaviour General
Sexuality phobias after sexual assault?
'Play fighting' foreplay, could be triggers
Management of paediatric sexual assault?
Specialist teams in each state
Send to RCH and get information
Best legal advice as doctor for victim of sexual assault?
It's ok to wait and think about it to report to police/charges
Preventative medicine in sexual assault?
Hep B vaccines
How long does it take a bruise to go yellow?
Injuries in sexual assault?
Usually not as common: stabbing/strangulation