Management of acute adult sexual assault

Jacqueline K Mein,*†, Cheryn M Palmer,†, Meon Carol Shand,*, David J Templeton,*†, Vanita Parek,*, Margaret Mobbs,*†, Kay Haig,*, Sarah E Huffam and Lyndall Young
Med J Aust 2003; 178 (5): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2003.tb05168.x
Published online: 3 March 2003

1: Clinical definition of adult male or female sexual assault6

  • Jacqueline K Mein,*†1
  • Cheryn M Palmer,†
  • Meon Carol Shand,*3
  • David J Templeton,*†
  • Vanita Parek,*
  • Margaret Mobbs,*†
  • Kay Haig,*7
  • Sarah E Huffam8
  • Lyndall Young

  • 0 Princess Alexandra Sexual Health, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, QLD.
  • 1 Infectious Diseases Department, HIV/Sexual Health, Nambour General Hospital, Nambour, QLD.
  • 2 Karori, Wellington, New Zealand.
  • 3 Eastern and Central Sexual Assault Service, Sydney, NSW.
  • 4 Forensic and Medical Sexual Assault Care, Woden, ACT.
  • 5 Brisbane Sexual Assault Service, Royal Women's Hospital, Brisbane, QLD.
  • 6 Dolls House Sexual Health Clinic, Cairns, QLD.
  • 7 AIDS/STD Unit, Darwin, NT.
  • 8 Yarrow Place Sexual Assault Service, Adelaide, SA.


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