"Physical Abuse" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Violence inflicted on an individual through physical contact.
- Physical Abuse
- Abuse, Physical
- Physical Violence
- Violence, Physical
- Physical Maltreatment
- Maltreatment, Physical
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Physical Abuse".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Physical Abuse".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Physical Abuse" by people in Profiles.
Jedele JM, Curyto K, Ludwin BM, Karel MJ. Addressing Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia Through STAR-VA Implementation: Do Outcomes Vary by Behavior Type? Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen. 2020 Jan-Dec; 35:1533317520911577.
Karlsson ND, Markkanen PK, Kriebel D, Gore RJ, Galligan CJ, Sama SR, Quinn MM. Home care aides' experiences of verbal abuse: a survey of characteristics and risk factors. Occup Environ Med. 2019 07; 76(7):448-454.
Lehavot K, Rillamas-Sun E, Weitlauf J, Kimerling R, Wallace RB, Sadler AG, Woods NF, Shipherd JC, Mattocks K, Cirillo DJ, Stefanick ML, Simpson TL. Mortality in Postmenopausal Women by Sexual Orientation and Veteran Status. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb; 56 Suppl 1:S150-62.