Abusive Head Trauma Quick Reference: for Healthcare Professionals, Social Services and Law Enforcement Professionals

Abusive Head Trauma Quick Reference: for Healthcare Professionals, Social Services and Law Enforcement Professionals

By: Randell Alexander (author), Kay Rauth-Farley (author), Robert Parrish (author), Lori D. Frasier (author)Paperback

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Description

"The Abusive Head Trauma Quick References" is perfect field guide for investigators and clinicians. Portable and pocket-sized, this text is a valuable resource for recognizing, diagnosing, and treating head injuries that result from child abuse. The full-color clinical photography provides unmatched case examples for forensic exams, and the condensed format delivers vital information with easy browsing. This quick reference is a vital tool and a must-have for medical examiners, pediatricians, forensic nurses, ER staff, and investigators.

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Contents

1. Recognizing Intentional and Unintentional Head Injuries; 2. Biomechanics; 3. Neuroradiology; 4. Neurosurgery; 5. Ophthalmology; 6. Associated Injuries; 7. Medical Disorders That Mimic Abusive Head Trauma; 8. Nursing Care; 9. Social Services; 10. Autopsy Findings; 11. Forensic Investigations; 12. Prosecution and Courtroom Issues; 13. Neurodevelopmental Outcomes of Abusive Head Trauma; 14. Prevention and Education.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/06/2007
  • ISBN13: 9781878060570
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 355
  • ID: 9781878060570
  • weight: 386
  • ISBN10: 1878060570

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