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1

WHat are the four types of abuse?

physical
emotional
negelct
sexual

2

What is physical abuse?

any form of purposeful physical harm to a child

3

What is emotional abuse?

persistant emotional maltreatemnt of a child

4

what is sexual abuse?

forcing or enticing a child to take part in sexual activities
penetrative and non penetrative

5

What is neglect?

persistant failure to meet the childs basic physical and or psychilogival needs

6

WHat are the risk factors associated with child abuse?

domestic violence
drug abuse
parental mental health problmes and learning difficluties
isolated and unsupported families
parents whowere victims themselves

7

WHat are the markers for physical abuse?

delay in seeking medical helo
story of how it happened is vague
account of accident not compatible with the level of injusry
parents mood is abnormal
prents behabour is concerning
childs interaction with parent is not normal
child may say something concerning

8

What features about briusing would make you suspicious?

bruising not overlying boney prominences
in babies
multiple burises in clusters of specific shape
on ear
neck
paired round bruises

9

WHat would a bruise on the ear indicate?

ear has ben pinched

10

What would bryusing on the neck indicate?

strangling

11

What would paired rounded brishing indicated?

pinches

12

What percent of physical abuse comes from burns?

10%

13

WHich type of inhuries are concerning?

bruising not over boney priminences
eye injuries
bite marks
facial bone fractures
bone fracture in childern less than three

14

WHat are the markers of neglect?

dirty clithing
head lice
malnourished
smelly
developmetnal dfelay
withdrawn

15

What is the legal age of a child?

0-18

16

T/F unborn babies may be protected?

T

17

WHat is the name of the act that protects unborn babies?

Children act 1989

18

Lost five typical sites of accidental injury in a pre schoo child?

Forehead
Chin
Nose
Elbow
Palms
Shin
Knees

19

What may a torn frenulum indicate?

Forceful feeding
Direct trauma to mouth

20

Lost five people who would normally be invited to a child protection case?

Parents
Social workers
Police officers
GP
Health visitor
School nurse
Teacher
Any professional involved in child