Sexual Assault Examination

  • Deborah Rogers
  • B. Martina McBride


Sexual assaults create significant health and legislative problems for every society. All health professionals who have the potential to encounter victims of sexual assaults should have some understanding of the acute and chronic health problems that may ensue from an assault. However, the primary clinical forensic assessment of complainants and suspects of sexual assault should only be conducted by doctors and nurses who have acquired specialist knowledge, skills, and attitudes during theoretical and practical training.


Sexual Assault Anal Canal Anal Intercourse Sexually Transmitted Infection Pubic Hair 
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  1. 1.The New Swindon Sanctuary Sexual Assault Referral CentreLondonUK
  2. 2.Forensic Science ServiceDublinIreland

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