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Do Nurses Know How to Do Rape Exams?

Rape is a traumatic experience that needs to be taken seriously

Rape is a horrible intrusion of personal space. There are no ways to describe the horror of being a victim of illegal sexual contact and have someone forcing sexual contact without your consent. Often rape happens by force or under the threat of harm or violence. Rape is a monstrouscrimemade when one wants total power and domination over someone else. Dictionaries define rape as “[…] forced sexual intercourse including vaginal, anal, or oral penetration may be by a body part or another object.”