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Title Sex trafficking : a clinical guide for nurses / Mary De Chesnay, editor
Published New York : Springer, ©2013


Description 1 online resource
Contents Sex trafficking as a new pandemic / Mary de Chesnay -- Human trafficking / Keisha Hoerrner and Mark Hoerrner -- Community models and resources / Mary de Chesnay -- Working with law enforcement / Mark Hoerrner -- Legislation efforts : the foundation in the fight against sex trafficking / Jennifer McMahon and Tara Tripp -- Trials and tribulations : the prosecution of sex traffickers / Jennifer McMahon and Tara Tripp -- Sexual trafficking : designing experiential learning for health professional students / Barbara Anderson -- Trafficking and women of color : hidden in plain sight / Vanessa Robinson-Dooley and Edwina Knox-Betty -- First-person accounts of illnesses and injuries sustained while trafficked / Mary de Chesnay [and others] -- Health issues and interactions with adult survivors / Donna Sabella -- A human trafficking toolkit for nursing intervention / Patricia Crane -- Malnutrition / Nicole Mareno and Mary de Chesnay -- Pregnancy and termination of pregnancy / Mary de Chesnay and Lacie Szekes -- Drug abused women and children / Kimberly Groot -- Sexually transmitted infections / Gloria Taylor and Barbara Blake -- Physical trauma / Mary de Chesnay and Jordan Greenbaum -- Pediculosis, scabies, and tuberculosis : effects of overcrowding in trafficked children / Becky Shabo -- Policy and procedures guide for emergency departments and community-based clinics / Mary de Chesnay and Nancy Capponi -- Mental health perspectives on the care of human trafficking victims within our borders / Cheryl Lapp and Natalie Overmann
Summary The statistics are staggering: nearly 27 million people worldwide are currently victims of sex trafficking, most frequently girls between the ages of 12 and 14. This is the first clinical guide to assessing and treating victims of sex trafficking, encompassing best practices and strategies for overcoming the severe barriers that this group presents. These barriers most notably include separating victims from their pimps/handlers, who exert tight control over their lives, speech, and interactions with healthcare providers. At the heart of the book are consistently organized chapters addressing
Analysis trafficking
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Human trafficking -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Human trafficking victims -- United States -- Nurses -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Prostitution -- United States
Emigrants and Immigrants -- United States -- Nurses' Instruction
Sex Workers -- United States -- Nurses' Instruction
Child Welfare -- United States -- Nurses' Instruction
Women's Health -- United States -- Nurses' Instruction
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Medical & Surgical.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Reference.
Emigration and immigration
Human trafficking
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
United States
Genre/Form handbooks.
manuals (instructional materials)
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author De Chesnay, Mary.
LC no. 2012035691
ISBN 9780826171160