General Aspects of Child Protection.- Bruising in Infants & Children.- Fractures.- Burns.- Abusive Head Trauma (AHT).- Abdominal and Thoracic Trauma.- Neglect and Emotional Abuse.- Fabricated or Induced Illness by Carers (FII).- Child sexual abuse.
David Robinson, MSc,MRCPH,DCH is Consultant Paediatrician at the
University Hospital, Romford and King George Hospital Ilford. Both East London
hospitals receive in total over 1000 children a week through the Emergency Department covering a total population of 750,000. As medical expert he has analysed over 400 cases for both the Family and Crown Courts.
"This is a comprehensive, clinically relevant resource for providers involved in the evaluation and care of children who are seen for suspected child abuse or neglect. ...The audience includes students, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, residents, fellows, and practitioners. ... This is an excellent resource for providers at every level who are evaluating children for potential child abuse and neglect. The approach is excellent, the objectives are met, and I can recommend this book without hesitation." (Joseph Hageman, Doody's Book Reviews, May, 2018)