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Battered child syndrome

Joan Court

Battered child syndrome

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by Joan Court

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Published by National Society for thePrevention of Cruelty to Children in London .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by Joan Court and Lynda Thomson.
ContributionsThomson, Lynda.
The Physical Object
Pagination24p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13948905M

Battered-child syndrome is the initial term used by physicians in the United States to describe an array of symptoms in children physically injured or severely neglected by their caregivers. The term, battered-child syndrome, is now seldom used; terms encompassing many types of abuse, such as, child maltreatment, child abuse, or up-to-date. C. Henry Kempe was a pediatrician and the first in the medical community to identify and recognize child abuse. In , Kempe and Brandt F. Steele published the paper, "The Battered Child Syndrome." Publishing this paper led to the identification and recognition by the medical community of child abuse. Kempe received two nominations for the Nobel Prize. The first Born: April 6, , Breslau, Germany.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Smith, Selwyn M. Battered child syndrome. London: Butterworth, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book. Follansbee, K & Stuart, G , 'Battered child syndrome', in Renzetti, CM & Edleson, JL (eds), Encyclopedia of interpersonal violence, SAGE Publications, Inc., Thousand Oaks, CA, pp. , viewed 7 April , doi: /n Follansbee, .

  Francine Hughes’ life story reads like a nightmare, and the book based on her ordeal, Faith McNulty’s The Burning Bed, is as much horror story as true crime reportage. As a child, Francine Author: Erin Blakemore.   Battered woman syndrome is a serious mental health disorder that comes as a result of serious domestic abuse, often at the hands of a romantic partner. If you or someone you know is experiencing.


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‘The Battered Child Syndrome’ explores the re-emergence of public and political concerns about child protection in the post-war period, and the role of medical communities in constructing this. It assesses the work of paediatric radiologists in Britain and America, who worked in the s and s to use x-ray technology to ‘make visible’ the healing injuries of Author: Jennifer Crane.

Battered Child Syndrome: Investigating Physical Abuse and Homicide (Portable Guides to Investigating Child Abuse) by U.S. Department of Justice (Author)Price: $   This paper, The Battered-Child Syndrome, written by C.

Henry Kempe and his colleagues, and published in July of in The Journal of the American Medical Association, brought professional and public attention to the issue of child abuse and neglect. It forms the basis of the commentaries included in succeeding chapters in this section of the by:   This title aims to provide an overview of battered-child syndrome using photographs of abused children, actual and simulated interviews with nurses, physicians, children and parents, and scenes from meetings of the Battered Child Team at the University of Colorado Medical Center.

xxi, pages: 25 cm Containing chapters from professionals in such diverse fields as pediatrics, psychiatry, legal studies, and social work, The Battered Child, fifth edition, reflects the past decade's extraordinary advances in research and techniques in the assessment, treatment, and prevention of child : Kempe et al.

() coined the term “battered child syndrome” to identify a clinical condition in young children who have received serious physical abuse. In the United States, the syndrome has been described in almost epidemic proportions (incases were reported) and the public has become increasingly aware of this : I.

Krasna, A. Oren, E. Krasna. "The Battered-Child Syndrome is a term used by us," wrote the authors, "to characterize a clinical condition in young children who have received serious physical abuse, generally from a parent or foster parent.". It was only after this medical "discovery" in that child abuse was recognized as Author: Larry Wolff.

Battered Child Syndrome Background. Battered child syndrome describes nonaccidental trauma to children, representing a major cause of morbidity and mortality during childhood. 86 The abuse usually is inflicted by boyfriends, step-parents, baby sitters, and others responsible for the child's care.

Abuse is more common among stepchildren, handicapped, and first-born children. The battered-child syndrome may occur at any age, but, in general, the affected children are younger than 3 years. In some instances the clinical manifestations are limited to those resulting from a single episode of trauma, but more often the child’s general health is below.

Innovating for 45 Years. InDr. Henry Kempe and his colleagues were the first to recognize and identify child abuse and neglect in the defining paper, The Battered Child Syndrome.

This paper was regarded as the single most significant event in creating awareness and exposing the reality of child abuse.

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In the paediatrician C. Henry Kempe published an article entitled ‘The Battered Child Syndrome’ in the Journal of the American Medical Association, which was co-authored by experts in paediatrics, psychiatry, obstetrics and gynaecology and by: 4.

The battered-child syndrome, a clinical condition in young children who have received serious physical abuse, is a frequent cause of permanent injury or death.

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child lures. What are symptoms of battered child syndrome. In the typical case, the youngster was less than three years of age and suffered traumatic injuries to the head and limbs,and the caretakers claimed that the wounds were caused by accidents and not beatings. Abstract: First published inThe Battered Child quickly became a landmark work.

Our awareness of child abuse today is due in no small part to the remarkable impact of its first and subsequent editions.

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Medical Definition of Battered child syndrome. Medical Author: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR Dr. Shiel received a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame.

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