Child abuse

Christine M. Leeper, Isam W. Nasr, Stefan Scholz

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Abstract

The management of abused children is particularly challenging. The diagnosis is commonly delayed. The earlier abused children get help, the greater chance they have to heal. By learning about common signs of abuse and what can be done, a huge difference in a child's life can be made.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPediatric Surgery Handbook for Residents and Medical Students
PublisherNova Science Publishers, Inc.
Pages379-382
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9781536108071
ISBN (Print)9781536107937
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

Keywords

  • Diagnose challenge
  • Public health issue
  • Screening and management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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