P Romito

Summary

Affiliation: University of Trieste
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence and mental health among italian adolescents: gender similarities and differences
    Patrizia Romito
    1University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Violence Against Women 19:89-106. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Watching pornography: gender differences, violence and victimization. An exploratory study in Italy
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Violence Against Women 17:1313-26. 2011
  3. pmc Violence in the lives of women in Italy who have an elective abortion
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Womens Health Issues 19:335-43. 2009
  4. pmc The relationships between physical violence, verbal abuse and women's psychological distress during the postpartum period
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 30:115-21. 2009
  5. pmc Violence and women's psychological distress after birth: an exploratory study in Italy
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Via S Anastasio 12, Trieste, Italy
    Health Care Women Int 30:160-80. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Does violence affect one gender more than the other? The mental health impact of violence among male and female university students
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Soc Sci Med 65:1222-34. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of current and past interpersonal violence on women's mental health
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Via S Anastasio 12, 34100 Trieste, Italy
    Soc Sci Med 60:1717-27. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Asking patients about violence: a survey of 510 women attending social and health services in Trieste, Italy
    Patrizia Romito
    Faculty of Psychology, University of Trieste, Italy
    Soc Sci Med 54:1813-24. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint What makes new mothers unhappy: psychological distress one year after birth in Italy and France
    P Romito
    Dipartimento di Psicologia, Universita di Trieste, and IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, Trieste, Italy
    Soc Sci Med 49:1651-61. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Mothers' health after the birth of the first child: the case of employed women in an Italian city
    P Romito
    Istituto per l Infanzia, University of Trieste, Italy
    Women Health 21:1-22. 1994

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Intimate partner violence and mental health among italian adolescents: gender similarities and differences
    Patrizia Romito
    1University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Violence Against Women 19:89-106. 2013
    ..For male adolescents, only the OR of eating problems almost reached statistical significance...
  2. doi request reprint Watching pornography: gender differences, violence and victimization. An exploratory study in Italy
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Violence Against Women 17:1313-26. 2011
    ..No such association was found among male students...
  3. pmc Violence in the lives of women in Italy who have an elective abortion
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Womens Health Issues 19:335-43. 2009
    ..Many women who seek an elective abortion (EA) live in difficult personal and social circumstances, in which violence often has a central role, yet few studies have analyzed the relationships between violence and having an EA...
  4. pmc The relationships between physical violence, verbal abuse and women's psychological distress during the postpartum period
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 30:115-21. 2009
    ..To analyse the relationship between violence in the post-partum period and mothers' psychological distress...
  5. pmc Violence and women's psychological distress after birth: an exploratory study in Italy
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Via S Anastasio 12, Trieste, Italy
    Health Care Women Int 30:160-80. 2009
    ..74 for women experiencing violence. We believe that these results provide support for the important role of violence in postpartum maternal psychological distress...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does violence affect one gender more than the other? The mental health impact of violence among male and female university students
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Soc Sci Med 65:1222-34. 2007
    ..In the literature, women report more violence-related health problems than men. Results of the present study imply that the excess health problems among women may result from more intense or more frequent experiences of violence...
  7. ncbi request reprint The impact of current and past interpersonal violence on women's mental health
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Via S Anastasio 12, 34100 Trieste, Italy
    Soc Sci Med 60:1717-27. 2005
    ..95 times, women who reported only current but no past violence were 4.81 times, and women who reported only past but no current violence were 3.01 times more likely to report psychological distress...
  8. ncbi request reprint Asking patients about violence: a survey of 510 women attending social and health services in Trieste, Italy
    Patrizia Romito
    Faculty of Psychology, University of Trieste, Italy
    Soc Sci Med 54:1813-24. 2002
    ..Nevertheless, to avoid the replication of a common bias against victims of violence, health and social personnel should be appropriately trained before "asking all cases" becomes a policy within health and social services...
  9. ncbi request reprint What makes new mothers unhappy: psychological distress one year after birth in Italy and France
    P Romito
    Dipartimento di Psicologia, Universita di Trieste, and IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, Trieste, Italy
    Soc Sci Med 49:1651-61. 1999
    ..These results point out to the high prevalence of mothers' psychological distress in Latin countries too, and stress the role played by family and social factors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Mothers' health after the birth of the first child: the case of employed women in an Italian city
    P Romito
    Istituto per l Infanzia, University of Trieste, Italy
    Women Health 21:1-22. 1994
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  11. ncbi request reprint Adult outcomes in women who experienced parental violence during childhood
    Patrizia Romito
    Faculty of Psychology, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Child Abuse Negl 27:1127-44. 2003
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  12. ncbi request reprint Maternity rights, work, and health in France and Italy
    Patrizia Romito
    Department of Psychology, University of Trieste, Italy
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 57:47-8, 54, 56. 2002
    ..However, this relative ease could vanish if social and economic conditions changed for the worse...
  13. ncbi request reprint Adolescents who experienced sexual abuse: fears, needs and impediments to disclosure
    Micaela Crisma
    Faculty of Psychology, University of Trieste, Via S Anastasio 12, 34142 Trieste, Italy
    Child Abuse Negl 28:1035-48. 2004
    ..Understanding the impediments that prevented sexually abused adolescents from disclosure to their family or to professionals, and analyzing the responses they received when they did disclose...
  14. ncbi request reprint Women's psychological health according to their maternal status: a study in France
    Marie Josèphe Saurel-Cubizolles
    INSERM Unit 149 IFR 69, Epidemiological Research Unit on Women s and Perinatal Health, Villejuif, France
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 28:243-9. 2007
    ..Thus, research and clinical efforts should focus on risk factors for psychological distress in women and on preventive measures beyond the post-partum period...
  15. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress one year after childbirth: a cross-cultural comparison between France, Italy and Quebec
    Catherine des Rivières-Pigeon
    Unit 149, INSERM, Villejuif, France
    Eur J Public Health 13:218-25. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare rates of psychological distress, one year after childbirth, between women living in France, Italy and Quebec (Canada)...