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Hazards of Stigma: the Sexual and Physical Abuse of Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Adolescents in the United States and Canada
Author(s): E. M. Saewyc, C. L. Skay, S. L. Pettingell, E. A. Reis, L. Bearinger, M. Resnick, A. Murphy, L. Combs
Publication Date: 2006
Some studies suggest lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) teens are at higher risk than peers for violence at home, in school, and in the community. That can bring them into the child welfare system or services for runaway and homeless teens. This study compared self-reported experiences of sexual and physical abuse based on sexual orientation and gender in seven population-based surveys of youth. The authors used cl and age-adjusted odds of abuse to...