Orthopedics > OCOSH Classification > Trauma > Non Accidental Injury > Physical Abuse of Children Non-Accidental Injury Orthoteers

< Previous | Next >

Physical Abuse of Children Non-Accidental Injury Orthoteers

Visit Resource Review It Rate It Bookmark It

Location: http://www.orthoteers.com/(S(ns02n455kewzbb45hz0c5t55))/mainpage.aspx?section=27&article=316

Description: Physical Abuse of Children / Non-Accidental Injuries Statistics show that more than half the victims of child abuse have fractures. The orthopedic surgeon will often be the first person to identify a potentially abused child.
The safest pathway for the child and clinician is to make a child abuse report in all suspicious cases.

Type: Reference Material
Author/Contact: Not Available
Institution: Orthoteers
Primary Subject/Category:

Language: English

Submitted by: admin
Hits: 362
Added: Thu Nov 20 2008