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Runaway girls reap strong benefits from nurse interventions: UBC-Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota study

August 26, 2009
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A nurse intervention program that helps sexually exploited runaway girls reconnect to family, school and health care reduces trauma and restores healthy behaviors, according to a new study led by University of British Columbia researcher Elizabeth Saewyc and Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota nurse practitioner Laurel Edinburgh. Dr. Saewyc is a Scientist at CFRI. [more...]