ERIC Number: EJ377570
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Bruising and Hemophilia: Accident or Child Abuse?
Johnson, Charles F.; Coury, Daniel L.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v12 n3 p409-15 1988
Two case histories illustrate the difficulty in evaluating abuse/neglect in children with bleeding problems such as hemophilia. Discussed are guidelines for diagnosis and prevention of abuse, including: screening techniques, the need for protection from environmental trauma, parental stress, evaluation of parents' disciplinary methods, and the need for counseling services. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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