This cohort study evaluates associations between self-reported physical and emotional abuse in childhood and all-cause mortality rates in adult women.
This cohort study compares the association of child abuse exposure with suicidal ideation, suicide plans, and suicide attempts in the general Canadian population and 2 cohorts from the Canadian Armed Forces.
This Finnish national birth cohort study assesses the association of childhood bullying and/or exposure to bullying with subsequent psychiatric outcomes and diagnoses made during adolescence or adulthood.
This observational study demonstrates that, contrary to widely held beliefs, different forms of child abuse have equivalent psychiatric effects and such abuse has similar consequences for boys and girls of different races.
Van Dam et al identify structural neural characteristics independently associated with childhood maltreatment, comparing a sample with substance use disorders with a demographically comparable control sample, and they examine the relationship between childhood maltreatment–related structural brain changes and subsequent relapse.