Do any of you currently use beta blockers to prevent PTSD in acute sexual assault, especially in the pediatric population? Through lit searches, it appears research is limited to use in adults with physical trauma.
Any information you could share...
We have had a few pediatric patients referred to SANE after sperm was noted in a urinalysis. There was no disclosure by patient and no parental concern on 2 of these cases. We asked for a pathologist's review of these specimens and found gram negative...
What a tough situation! In my opinion the u/a should've been turned over to law enforcement once the finding of semen was made. It should've been added with the kit that was obtained. It's not surprising that the kit wasn't positive, but with the urine...
I have a question that i'm really hoping that one of you can answer.
Scenario: very elderly, badly contracted nursing home pt comes to the ED for diarrhea. Pt has dementia and is unable to provide a history to ED staff....
Does anyone have a policy for SANE suspect evidence collection they would be willing to share?
Prevention of HIV
No More Secrets
Conference is for SANE-A, SANE-P, SANE, MD, EMS, Social Workers, Counselors, Police...
Glasgow Police, and a representative from Tearmann House.In conjunction with Sexual Assault Awareness Month there will also be a Walk for Empathy, Advocacy and Change taking place at noon on May 27 beginning at the Centre for Sexual Health, refreshments...
Nearly a thousand Quincy School District students on Thursday were an attentive audience for a presentation made by members of the Branch County Coalition against Domestic Violence and the County’s Sexual Assault Task Force.
My name is Kiryn Evans (previously Kristi Simmons of Nauvoo) and 2013 is the 10-year anniversary of the brutal murder of my mother, Kathy Simmons, at the hands of her husband, Kevin Simmons. Kevin made good on his promise to someday kill one of us
Belmont Community Hospital
Providence Alaska Medical Center
Wading River, NY
St. Croix Valley Sexual Assault Response Team
River Falls, WI