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ERIC Number: EJ497148
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-1054-8289
The Role of Physicians in Reporting and Evaluating Child Sexual Abuse Cases.
Kerns, David L.; And Others
Future of Children, v4 n2 p119-34 Sum-Fall 1994
Presents a brief history of the medical profession's attention to child sexual abuse; describes the physician's role as reporter and evaluator of medical evidence; and suggests areas where practice may be improved or research is needed. It explains why more detailed guidelines and protocols are needed for medical personnel involved in sexual abuse cases. (GLR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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