Physical abuse: Recognition and reporting.

  • Gail Hornor
  • Published 2005 in
    Journal of pediatric health care : official…


This article provides primary care providers, including pediatric nurse practitioners, with a framework for understanding the dynamics of child abuse, recognizing physical abuse injuries, and reporting concerns of suspected physical abuse to child protective services. Three children die in America every day as a result of child abuse or neglect. Many… (More)


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