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Research Article

The Long-Term Health Consequences of Child Physical Abuse, Emotional Abuse, and Neglect: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

  • Rosana E. Norman mail,

    r.norman@sph.uq.edu.au

    Affiliations: Queensland Children's Medical Research Institute, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia, School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia

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  • Munkhtsetseg Byambaa,

    Affiliation: School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia

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  • Rumna De,

    Affiliation: School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia

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  • Alexander Butchart,

    Affiliation: Department of Violence and Injury Prevention and Disability, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • James Scott,

    Affiliations: Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland, Australia, Metro North Mental Health, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia, The University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research, Herston, Queensland, Australia

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  • Theo Vos

    Affiliation: School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia

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  • Published: November 27, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001349

About the Authors

Rosana E. Norman
Queensland Children's Medical Research Institute, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
Rosana E. Norman, Munkhtsetseg Byambaa, Rumna De, Theo Vos
School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Queensland, Australia
Alexander Butchart
Department of Violence and Injury Prevention and Disability, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
James Scott
Queensland Centre for Mental Health Research, The Park Centre for Mental Health, Wacol, Queensland, Australia
James Scott
Metro North Mental Health, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia
James Scott
The University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research, Herston, Queensland, Australia

Corresponding Author

Email: r.norman@sph.uq.edu.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: REN TV. Performed the experiments: REN MB RD. Analyzed the data: REN MB. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: REN. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: REN MB RD AB JS TV. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: REN MB RD AB JS TV. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: REN MB RD AB JS TV.