Year: 2003 Source: Pediatric Nursing, v.29, no.1, (January 2003), p.52 SIEC No: 20060114

This article discusses the actions health care providers must take when a minor discloses sexual assault or an abusive situation, these actions include: screening for sexual assault/rape, physical abuse, and emotional abuse when patients present to the hospital following an attempt to die by suicide. (LC) (7 refs)