ERIC Number: EJ384475
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Factors Associated with Hospitalization in Confirmed Cases of Physical Child Abuse.
Herrmann, Christine Kipp; Martin, Michael J.
Early Child Development and Care, v31 n1-4 p35-41 Feb 1988
Compares 27 confirmed cases of physical child abuse requiring hospitalization to 105 confirmed cases that did not require hospitalization. Results indicate a significant relationship between the age of the abused child and whether the child was hospitalized. Children under three years were most likely to be hospitalized. (BB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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