blog navigation

blog posts

  • Study: Teens at greater risk of violence, injury during sexual assaults than previously thought

    Photo of U. of I. senior research specialist in social work Ted Cross

    Adolescents may be at higher risk of physical violence and injury during sexual assaults than previously recognized, according to a new study co-written by Theodore P. Cross, a senior research specialist in social work at the University of Illinois.

    Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

    Images

blog posts

  • Editor’s notes: To reach Ted Cross, call 781-640-4532; email tpcross@illinois.edu

    The study “Forensic medical results and law enforcement actions following sexual assault: A comparison of child, adolescent and adult cases” is available online or from the News Bureau

    DOI: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2019.04.014