Sumner SA, Mercy JA, Buluma R, Mwangi MW, Marcelin LH, Kheam T, Lea V, Brookmeyer K, Kress H, Hillis SD. Childhood Sexual Violence Against Boys: A Study in 3 Countries. Pediatrics. 2016 May;137(137). PMID: 27244799 [PubMed] PMCID: PMC5819871 NIHMSID: NIHMS941352.
Globally, little evidence exists on sexual violence against boys. We sought to produce the first internationally comparable estimates of the magnitude, characteristics, risk factors, and consequences of sexual violence against boys in 3 diverse countries.