Guidelines for medico-legal care for victims of sexual violence

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WHO Department of Gender, Women and Health
WHO Department of Violence and Injury Prevention and Disability
World Health Organization
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January 2003
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Geneva, Switzerland

The guidelines aim to improve professional health services for all individuals who have been victims of sexual violence by providing health care workers with the knowledge and skills that are necessary for the management of victims; standards for the provision of both health care and forensic services to victims; and guidance on the establishment of health care and forensic services for victims.

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