Flashcards in Child Abuse Deck (18)
3 types of child abuse?
What percentage of child abuse offenders are known to victim?
What gender are most child abusers>
Male and were abused themselves
What age does victim tend to be?
Under 2 years old
What gender is more frequently abused?
When must collect child abuse forensic evidence by?@
72 hours unless sexual then urgent
What time must one examine child?
Child friendly time between 9 and 4
Whast consent is needed for NAI examin?
Gillick competenet child or court consent
How many experts examine chiod?
2: FME and paediatrician
Who interview parents?
Polie and Social worker
What can occur from forcible feeding?
Torn frenulum of lip
Whats is human bite like?
What is classical fracture xray appearnce?
Name 5 types of impact head injury caused to child?
Diffuse Axonal Injury
Name 4 injuries caused by shaking to head?
Diffuse axonal injury
Whats three types of visceral injury are common in NAI?
rupture of liver/spleen
iNTEstinal performation of duodenum especially
Mechanical asphyxia: strangulation or smothering?
Check neck brusining internally