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Child Abuse Quick Reference: For Health Care, Social Service, and Law Enforcement Professionals

Child Abuse Quick Reference: For Health Care, Social Service, and Law Enforcement Professionals

Speck, Patricia M., 1948- editor; Alexander, Randell, 1950- editor; Faugno, Diana K., 1950- editor

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Third edition.
Published Saint Louis, MO : STM Learning, Inc 2017
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Statement of responsibility: [edited by] Randell Alexander, Diana K. Faugno, Patricia M. Speck
ISBN: 1936590344, 193659076X, 9781936590346, 9781936590766
Note: Print version record.
Note: Preceded by: Child abuse / [edited by] Angelo P. Giardino, Randell Alexander. 2nd ed. c2006.
Note: Based on: Chadwick's child maltreatment / [edited by] David L. Chadwick, Randell Alexander, Angelo P. Giardino, Debra Esernio-Jenssen, Jonathan D. Thackeray. 4th edition. Saint Louis: STM Learning, Inc., [2014].
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 1 online resource
Subject: Battered child syndrome Handbooks, manuals, etc.; MEDICAL Internal Medicine.; Battered child syndrome.; MEDICAL Evidence-Based Medicine.; Child Abuse.; Child abuse.; MEDICAL Diseases.; Wounds and Injuries diagnosis.; Child abuse Handbooks, manuals, etc.; MEDICAL Clinical Medicine.; Child.; Adolescent.; HEALTH & FITNESS Diseases General.
Uniform Title: Child abuse (Monteleone)
Added Entry: Chadwick's child maltreatment.
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  1. Introduction to child maltreatment
  2. Radiology
  3. Head trauma
  4. Nonfatal strangulation in children
  5. Burns and bruises
  6. Oral injuries and ophthalmic manifestations
  7. Thoracoabdominal injuries
  8. The chemically abused child (poisoning)
  9. Neglect, abandonment, and failure to thrive
  10. Sexual abuse
  11. The sexual abuse interview
  12. Sexually transmitted diseases
  13. Pregnancy
  14. Munchausen syndrome by proxy
  15. The role of law enforcement
  16. Interdisciplinary death investigation
  17. Dna and evidence collection
  18. Prevention.