Child maltreatment in the "children of the nineties" a longitudinal study of parental risk factors.

@article{Sidebotham2001ChildMI,
  title={Child maltreatment in the "children of the nineties" a longitudinal study of parental risk factors.},
  author={Peter Sidebotham and Jean Golding},
  journal={Child abuse & neglect},
  year={2001},
  volume={25 9},
  pages={1177-200}
}
OBJECTIVE To identify and validate factors within the parental background affecting risk of child maltreatment. METHOD A nested case-control study based on the Avon Longitudinal Study of Parents and Children ("Children of the Nineties"), a cohort of children born in Avon in 1991 through 1992. Data on the childhood and psychiatric histories of the parents, along with other data on the social and family environments, have been collected through postal questionnaires from early antenatal booking… CONTINUE READING