Child Abuse and Neglect: A Diagnostic Guide for Physicians, Surgeons, Pathologists, Dentists, Nurses and Social Workers

Publication Year: 2011

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Palusci, Vincent J.; Fischer, Howard

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 978-1-84-076123-8

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 91

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Written by and for professionals in disciplines ranging from general and child abuse paediatrics, to surgery, emergency medicine, pathology, dentistry, nursing and social work, the book reflects current, and increasing, knowledge in this field.

The book contains high-quality representative photographs of diagnostic possibilities. The authors stress throughout the importance of including a broad range of possibilities in their differential diagnoses so that a non-inflicted condition is not labelled child abuse, and an inflicted injury cannot be mistaken for a more innocent condition.

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Platform: Ovid
Publisher: CRC Press
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Palusci, Vincent J.; Fischer, Howard
ISBN: 978-1-84-076123-8
Specialty:
Pediatrics
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 272
Illustrations: 599
Year: 2011
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 91

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