Sexist and racial/ethnic microaggressions against female and minority surgeons and anesthesiologists are prevalent and linked to burnout.
Researchers studied the roles of intimate partner violence using data from the National Survey of American Life study of health of African American adults in the 48 contiguous states.
Looking at the perpetration of gender-based violence by adolescent boys and young men, this study evaluated the effectiveness of a community-based, gender-transformative program.
Declines in child physical abuse (CPA) encounters at U.S. hospitals were seen during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The proportion of intentional violent injuries increased during the peripandemic months, especially from firearms.
Psychometric studies suggest that hostility consists of multiple separate factors, but consensus is lacking. In this study the hierarchical structure of hostility is examined.
Playing violent video games is associated with subsequent increases in physical aggression.
Researchers suggested that more data is required to create a centralized database that can be used to inform the debate on an assault weapons ban.
Sexual harassment and sexual assault among midlife women are associated with poorer physical and mental health.
Even with access to specialized forensic evidence collection, many sexual assault survivors do not complete a Sexual Assault Evidence Kit.