sources human trafficking.docx

sources human trafficking.docx - LIBRARIESOFMDC Victims of...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1-The hard truth about human trafficking  LIBRARIES OF MDC Victims of human trafficking are exposed to numerous health issues. Most victims present with some kind of physical trauma usually resulting from forced manual labor or from direct physical violence by the trafficker or his or her clients in order to control the victim.9 Any form of bodily injury may be a result of extreme physical stress. Cigarette burns, fractures, bruises, contusions, and other burns are common injuries secondary to physical violence.1 Nonetheless, healthcare providers should pay close attention to any bodily injury that doesn't correlate with the history provided by the victim. Many victims have tattoos that clearly brand them to a particular trafficker.14 This might expose victims to infection with hepatitis and other bloodborne diseases 3-HUMAN TRAFFICKING : HOW A JOINT TASK FORCE BETWEEN HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT CAN ASSIST WITH IDENTIFYING VICTIMS AND PROSECUTING TRAFFICKERS.
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern