ERIC Number: EJ370356
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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The Use of Consumer Injury Registry Data to Evaluate Physical Abuse.
Wissow, Lawrence S.; Wilson, Modena H.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v12 n1 p25-31 1988
Descriptive case information evaluated by 68 medical personnel included a fall from a highchair as the explanation of an injury, with or without injury pattern data obtained for such falls from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Respondents given the CPSC data appropriately had less confidence in the explanation. (Author/JW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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