A global overview of gender-based violence

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2002 Sep;78 Suppl 1:S5-14. doi: 10.1016/S0020-7292(02)00038-3.

Abstract

This paper provides an overview of the extent and nature of gender-based violence and its health consequences, particularly on sexual and reproductive health.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Child
  • Child Abuse, Sexual / psychology
  • Child Abuse, Sexual / statistics & numerical data
  • Domestic Violence / psychology
  • Domestic Violence / statistics & numerical data
  • Female
  • Global Health*
  • Health Behavior
  • Humans
  • Violence* / psychology
  • Violence* / statistics & numerical data
  • Women's Health*