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Research & Reviews  3,717 results

Can an evolutionary perspective shed light on maternal abuse of children?
https://doi.org/10.1177/1359104520974418
Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry; Wren B, Launer J et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Although the theory of evolution lies at the heart of contemporary biology, its influence on the study of child psychology and psychiatry has been limited. In earlier work we have argued that evolutionary thinking has much of value for clinicians....

Childhood maltreatment and lead levels in middle adulthood: A prospective examination o...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0240683
PloS One; Carpi A, Nikulina V et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Lead is a common environmental hazard because of its past use as an additive to gasoline and household paint. Some evidence suggests that children with histories of child abuse and neglect are at elevated risk for residence in communities and hous...

Racial/ethnic group differences in parenting attitudes among at-risk emerging adults: T...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104810
Child Abuse & Neglect; Magariño LS, Evans MC et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Healthy parenting attitudes are foundational for positive parenting and child well-being. However, few studies explore their formation and mediators explaining racial/ethnic group differences. The present study prospectively examines potential med...

Domestic violence in families in the Netherlands during the coronavirus crisis: A mixed...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104800
Child Abuse & Neglect; Tierolf B, Geurts E et. al.

Nov 21st, 2020 - The consequences of the coronavirus crisis are considerable for everyone in the Netherlands. Although there were concerns about the many vulnerable families who were forced to stay at home because of the measures taken by the government to contain...

A comparison of the psychological outcomes of self-reported and agency-notified child a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.11.017
Journal of Affective Disorders; Kisely S, Strathearn L et. al.

Nov 19th, 2020 - Retrospective studies show a strong association between child abuse and subsequent psychiatric morbidity. Prospective studies are less common with conflicting data in young adults. We assessed the effect on psychological outcomes at 30-year follow...

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Guidelines  21 results

National Child Abuse Prevention Month 2019
https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/preventing/preventionmonth/

Mar 31st, 2019 - The Children's Bureau, within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, funds the National Child Abuse Prevention Month initiative each April on the Child Welfare Information Gateway website.

European council of legal medicine (ECLM) guidelines for the examination of suspected e...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00414-018-1880-y
International Journal of Legal Medicine; Keller E, Santos C et. al.

Jun 28th, 2018 - Article 25 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union (adopted in Nice on 7 December 2000) recognizes and respects the rights of older people to lead a life of dignity and independence and to participate in social and cultural life...

Child Abuse and the Pediatric Surgeon: A Position Statement from the Trauma Committee, the B...
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022346819302118

Mar 20th, 2018 - The pediatric surgeon is in a unique position to assess, stabilize, and manage a victim of child physical abuse (formerly nonaccidental trauma [NAT]) in the setting of a formal trauma system. The American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA) endo.

Global Human Trafficking and Child Victimization
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/140/6/e20173138
Jordan Greenbaum

Nov 30th, 2017 - Trafficking of children for labor and sexual exploitation violates basic human rights and constitutes a major global public health problem. Pediatricians and other health care professionals may encounter victims who present with infections, injuri.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Suspected Physical Abuse—Child
https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1546144017301436
Wootton-Gorges, S.

Apr 30th, 2017 - The youngest children, particularly in the first year of life, are the most vulnerable to physical abuse. Skeletal survey is the universal screening examination in children 24 months of age and younger.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4,019 results

Can an evolutionary perspective shed light on maternal abuse of children?
https://doi.org/10.1177/1359104520974418
Clinical Child Psychology and Psychiatry; Wren B, Launer J et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Although the theory of evolution lies at the heart of contemporary biology, its influence on the study of child psychology and psychiatry has been limited. In earlier work we have argued that evolutionary thinking has much of value for clinicians....

Childhood maltreatment and lead levels in middle adulthood: A prospective examination o...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0240683
PloS One; Carpi A, Nikulina V et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Lead is a common environmental hazard because of its past use as an additive to gasoline and household paint. Some evidence suggests that children with histories of child abuse and neglect are at elevated risk for residence in communities and hous...

Racial/ethnic group differences in parenting attitudes among at-risk emerging adults: T...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104810
Child Abuse & Neglect; Magariño LS, Evans MC et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Healthy parenting attitudes are foundational for positive parenting and child well-being. However, few studies explore their formation and mediators explaining racial/ethnic group differences. The present study prospectively examines potential med...

Domestic violence in families in the Netherlands during the coronavirus crisis: A mixed...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chiabu.2020.104800
Child Abuse & Neglect; Tierolf B, Geurts E et. al.

Nov 21st, 2020 - The consequences of the coronavirus crisis are considerable for everyone in the Netherlands. Although there were concerns about the many vulnerable families who were forced to stay at home because of the measures taken by the government to contain...

A comparison of the psychological outcomes of self-reported and agency-notified child a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.11.017
Journal of Affective Disorders; Kisely S, Strathearn L et. al.

Nov 19th, 2020 - Retrospective studies show a strong association between child abuse and subsequent psychiatric morbidity. Prospective studies are less common with conflicting data in young adults. We assessed the effect on psychological outcomes at 30-year follow...

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News  331 results

Updated Multi-agency Statutory Guidance on Female Genital Mutilation in England and Wales
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/935178

Aug 4th, 2020 - The government has published updated multi-agency guidelines on female genital mutilation (FGM) in Wales and England for those with statutory duties to safeguard children and vulnerable adults. FGM is a criminal offence – it is child abuse and a f...

Updated Multi-agency Statutory Guidance on Female Genital Mutilation in England and Wales
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/935178

Aug 4th, 2020 - The government has published updated multi-agency guidelines on female genital mutilation (FGM) in Wales and England for those with statutory duties to safeguard children and vulnerable adults. FGM is a criminal offence – it is child abuse and a f...

Coronavirus Shelter-at-Home Rules Upend US Child Abuse Prevention System
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/929107

Apr 21st, 2020 - SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - A California case worker hears screaming as she tries to conduct a telephone session for a child abuse prevention agency; an Oregon doctor sees signs of abuse a teacher might have spotted days earlier. Social distanc...

AAP adds specifics to policy on abusive head trauma
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/219604/injuries/aap-adds-specifics-policy-abusive-head-trauma?channel=39313
MDedge Pediatrics; Heidi Splete

Mar 25th, 2020 - Stay alert to subtle signs of abusive head trauma in children, the American Academy of Pediatrics said in an updated policy statement. Alona Siniehina/iStock/Getty Images Abusive head trauma (AHT) is fatal in approximately one-quarter of cases in.

Are Child Abuse Pediatricians Getting It Wrong?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/domesticviolence/83024

Oct 30th, 2019 - In the decade since "child abuse pediatrician" became a board-certified subspecialty, the field has seen its share of controversy. Justina Pelletier was taken from her parents and institutionalized in 2013 after a child abuse pediatrician at Bosto...

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Patient Education  21 results see all →