Bibliography of Resources by Topic: medical response

This bibliography includes references to books, video and curricula that aim to inform the public about sexual violence and its aftermath.

This is often a difficult topic to discuss and to learn about. We hope that this list will prove useful to individuals and groups searching for information on this topic. These lists are provided for information purposes only. The Arizona Department of Health Services and the University of Arizona do not specifically endorse the materials listed herein. For more information about a specific resource please contact the listed publisher or distributor directly.

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List by Media Type

Date: Get the Facts
Documentary that looks at legal and medical responses to date rape, the use of drugs & alcohol in rape, rape prevention recommendations, and discussions directed to young men led by a former NFL player. Includes a 20-minute DVD, pre- and post-tests and teacher’s resource guide.
Language:
English
Media Type:
Curricula
Target Audience:
Adolescents, College
Publisher/Producer:
Date: Get the Facts
Documentary that looks at legal and medical responses to date rape, the use of drugs & alcohol in rape, rape prevention recommendations, and discussions directed to young men led by a former NFL player. 20-minute DVD. Includes pre-and post-tests and teacher’s resource guide
Language:
English
Media Type:
Video
Target Audience:
Adolescents, College, High school
Publisher/Producer:
The Sexual Assault Examination: Essential Forensic Techniques
Forensic collection techniques. 45-minute DVD and instructional reference guide
Release Date Year:
1997
Language:
English
Media Type:
Video
Target Audience:
Law enforcement, Practitioners / Professionals and Service Providers
Publisher/Producer:
American Forensic Nurses
Releated Topics:
Speak EC: What Every Woman Needs to Know About Emergency Contraception
Educates women about emergency contraception. 11-minute video
Release Date Year:
2000
Language:
English
Media Type:
Video
Target Audience:
Not provided
Publisher/Producer:
EqualShot Productions
Releated Topics:
Presenting Medical Evidence in an Adult Rape Trial
Provides sophisticated medical information for a successful rape trial prosecution. Part of the Understanding Sexual Violence: Prosecuting Adult Rape and Sexual Assault Cases series. 1 hour 50 minute DVD
Release Date Year:
2002
Language:
English
Media Type:
Video
Target Audience:
Not provided
Publisher/Producer:
Legal Momentum
Releated Topics:
Beyond: Surviving the Reality of Sexual Assault
Follows a woman through a sexual assault, contact with a crisis line, a forensic examination at the hospital, reporting to law enforcement, forensic interviewing, and going to trial. 27-minute video available in VHS or DVD format
Available From:
Release Date Year:
2000
Language:
English
Media Type:
Video
Target Audience:
Practitioners / Professionals and Service Providers, Survivors
Publisher/Producer:
Rape Work: Victims, Gender, and Emotions in Organization and Community Context
Identifies barriers to providing responsive care to rape victims. 296-page book
Author:
Patricia Yancey Martin
Available From:
Release Date Year:
2005
Language:
English
Media Type:
Book
Target Audience:
Healthcare providers, Law enforcement, Practitioners / Professionals and Service Providers
Publisher/Producer:
Routledge
Releated Topics:
Elder Physical and Sexual Abuse: The Medical Piece
Videos describe how to discover sexual abuse, identify medical signs and collect evidence. 2 videos available in VHS or DVD format; Part 1, 65 minutes and Part 2, 66 minutes
Release Date Year:
2003
Language:
English
Media Type:
Video
Target Audience:
Law enforcement, Practitioners / Professionals and Service Providers
Publisher/Producer:
California District Attorneys Association
Rape Investigation Handbook
A working manual for the investigation of sex crimes written by sex crime investigators and forensic scientists. 456-page book
Author:
Brent Turvey and John Savino
Release Date Year:
2005
Language:
English
Media Type:
Book
Target Audience:
Forensic practitioners / medical providers, Law enforcement
Publisher/Producer:
Academic Press
Releated Topics:
Sexual Assault: A Quick Reference for Healthcare, Social Services, and Law Enforcement Professionals
A sexual assault reference guide covering diagnosis, treatment, roles of interdisciplinary team members, evidence collection, and interventions to protect victims and prosecute offenders. 576-page book
Author:
Angelo Giardino, Elizabeth Datner, Janice Asher, Barbara Girardin, Diana Faugno, and Mary Spencer
Available From:
Release Date Year:
2004
Language:
English
Media Type:
Book
Target Audience:
Healthcare providers, Law enforcement, Practitioners / Professionals and Service Providers
Publisher/Producer:
G W. Medical Publishing
Sexual Victimization Across the Lifespan
This book provides information on evaluation and treatment of victims, and legal and prosecution issues of sexual violence at different life stages, situations, and individual capabilities. Book (2 volume set), 1386 pages. Supplementary CD also available.
Author:
Angelo Giardino, Elizabeth Datner, Janice Asher, Barbara Girardin, Diana Faugno, and Mary Spencer
Available From:
Release Date Year:
2003
Language:
English
Media Type:
Book
Target Audience:
Healthcare providers, Law enforcement, Practitioners / Professionals and Service Providers
Publisher/Producer:
G.W. Medical Publishing