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Scottish Government, Dec 2018. Child protection improvement programme: update #10 part 1.
After a busy summer and a slight pause in blogging, we are pleased to provide an update in two parts, of progress on the delivery of the actions from the Child Protection Improvement Programme (CPIP) and also highlight work underway across other policy areas…
Scottish Government, Dec 2018. Child protection improvement programme: update #10 part 2.
As part of the implementation of the actions within the National Action Plan on Internet Safety for Children and Young People, the Scottish Government supported the UK Safer Internet Centre to facilitate a planning day on 15 November...
RCPCH. [Course] Child Protection in Scotland: From examination to court (2 days), 25-26 March 2019.
Paediatricians have a key role in both providing written evidence and presenting as a professional witness in family, criminal or civil proceedings in child protection cases. This two-day course provides paediatricians with the skills required to fulfil these duties.
Scottish Child Abuse Enquiry, Oct 2018. Case study no.1: The provision of residential care for children in Scotland by the Daughters of Charity of St Vincent de Paul between 1917 and 1981, with a particular focus on Smyllum Park Orphanage, Lanark, and Bellevue Children’s Home, Rutherglen.
Nuffield Foundation, Oct 2018. Born into care: newborns in care proceedings in England. Final report.
UK Government, Oct 2018. Multi-agency statutory guidance on female genital mutilation.
Children's Commissioner, Oct 2018. A crying shame: a report by the Office of the Children’s Commissioner into vulnerable babies in England.
Children & Young People’s Commissioner Scotland, Oct 2018. Annual report 2017-18.
Home Office, Nov 2018. Review of the Psychoactive Substances Act 2016.
Royal College of Radiologists, Nov 2018. The radiological investigation of suspected physical abuse in children.
BABL, F.E., et al, 2018. Paediatric intentional head injuries in the emergency department: A multicentre prospective cohort study. Emergency Medicine Australasia.
BERTHOLD, O., et al, 2018. Abuse as a Cause of Childhood Fractures. Deutsches Arzteblatt International, 115(46), pp. 769-775.
BLOHM, E., et al, 2018. Recognition and Management of Pediatric Salt Toxicity. Pediatric Emergency Care, 34(11), pp. 820-824.
BORG, K. and BARLOW, J., 2018. The Behaviours and Perceptions of Paediatricians in Malta Relating to Child Protection Work: National and International Implications of a Mixed-Methods Study. Child Abuse Review, 27(6), pp. 446-467.
CARSON, S.M., 2018. Implementation of a Comprehensive Program to Improve Child Physical Abuse Screening and Detection in the Emergency Department. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 44(6), pp. 576-581.
CORNELL, E.M. and POWELL, E.C., 2018. Skeletal Survey Yield in Young Children with Femur Fractures. Journal of Emergency Medicine, 55(6), pp. 758-763.
CORR, C., et al, 2018. "It's never black and white": Early interventionists' experiences supporting abused children and their families. Psychological Services.
COWLEY, L.E., et al, 2018. Potential impact of the validated Predicting Abusive Head Trauma (PredAHT) clinical prediction tool: A clinical vignette study. Child Abuse & Neglect, 86, pp. 184-196.
DAIGNAULT, I.V., et al, 2018. Correlates and Predictors of Mothers' Adaptation and Trauma Symptoms Following the Unveiling of the Sexual Abuse of Their Child. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.
DEUTSCH, S.A., et al, 2018. Quality Improvement Initiative to Improve Abuse Screening Among Infants With Extremity Fractures. Pediatric Emergency Care.
DURR, L., 2018. Factitious Disorder Imposed on Another: A New Name for a Pediatric Medical Mystery. Journal of Legal Nurse Consulting, 29(4), pp. 20-23.
FISHER, M.H., et al, 2018. A population-based examination of maltreatment referrals and substantiation for children with autism spectrum disorder. Autism.
FRANKLIN, A., et al, 2018. The Use of Tools and Checklists to Assess the Risk of Child Sexual Exploitation: Lessons from UK Practice. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 1-20.
FRIEND, A.J., 2018. Non-attendance at hospital appointments is poorly communicated to general practice, despite links with deprivation and safeguarding concerns. Archives of Disease in Childhood Education & Practice, 103(6), pp. 332.
GEORGE, C.L.S., et al, 2018. Identification and Characterization of Oral Injury in Suspected Child Abuse Cases: One Health System's Experience. Pediatric Emergency Care.
GIBSON, J., et al, 2018. A Service Evaluation of General Practitioner Contribution to Initial Child Protection Conferences. Child Abuse Review, 27(6), pp. 468-474.
GREENBAUM, V.J., et al, 2018. Evaluation of a Tool to Identify Child Sex Trafficking Victims in Multiple Healthcare Settings. Journal of Adolescent Health, 63(6), pp. 745-752.
HOEHN, E.F., et al, 2018. Improving Emergency Department Care for Pediatric Victims of Sexual Abuse. Pediatrics, 142(6).
HWANG, U., et al, 2018. Evaluation of a Screening Tool for Child Sex Trafficking Among Patients With High-Risk Chief Complaints in a Pediatric Emergency Department. Academic Emergency Medicine, 25(11), pp. 1193-1203.
JONES, S., et al, 2018. Patterns of moderate and severe injury in children after the introduction of major trauma networks. Archives of Disease in Childhood.
KAPLAN, D.M., et al, 2018. A Comprehensive Pediatric Acute Sexual Assault Protocol: From Emergency Department to Outpatient Follow-up. Pediatric Emergency Care.
KUANG, X., et al, 2018. Association between emergency department utilization and the risk of child maltreatment in young children. Injury Epidemiology, 5(1), pp. 46.
LEE, E., et al, 2018. Reducing maltreatment recurrence through home visitation: A promising intervention for child welfare involved families. Child Abuse & Neglect, 86, pp. 55-66.
LINDISFARNE, E.A.O. and AYODELE, O., 2018. Non-accidental injury, femoral shaft and neck fractures in children. Orthopaedics & Trauma, 32(5), pp. 306-318.
LOPES, N.R.L. and WILLIAMS, L.C.D.A., 2018. Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma Prevention Initiatives: A Literature Review. Trauma Violence & Abuse, 19(5), pp. 555-566.
MATTHEW, L., et al, 2018. Perspectives of Young Child Abuse Survivors on Confidentiality: An Exploratory Literature Review. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 1-21
MCCARTHY, A., et al, 2018. Maternal Emotional Support following the Disclosure of Child Sexual Abuse: A Qualitative Study. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 1-21
MCDONNELL, C.G., et al, 2018. Child maltreatment in autism spectrum disorder and intellectual disability: results from a population-based sample. Journal of Child Psychology & Psychiatry & Allied Disciplines.
MOON, L.M., et al, 2018. Medical Child Abuse: A Case Presenting as Anogenital Bleeding of Unknown Origin in an Older Child. Journal of Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology. 31(6), pp. 637-639.
MULLEN, S., et al, 2018. Qualitative analysis of clinician experience in utilising the BuRN Tool (Burns Risk assessment for Neglect or abuse Tool) in clinical practice. Burns, 44(7), pp. 1759-1766.
NAJDOWSKI, C.J. and BERNSTEIN, K.M., 2018. Race, social class, and child abuse: Content and strength of medical professionals' stereotypes. Child Abuse & Neglect, 86, pp. 217-222.
OLSON, L.M., et al, 2018. Social history: A qualitative analysis of child abuse pediatricians' consultation notes. Child Abuse & Neglect, 86, pp. 267-277.
RABBITT, A.L., et al, 2018. Assessment of Maternal Knowledge and Confidence About Abusive Head Trauma and Coping With Infant Crying Before and After Infant Safety Education in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Perinatal & Neonatal Nursing, 32(4), pp. 373-381.
RONNING, M.M., et al, 2018. Parasagittal vertex clots on head CT in infants with subdural hemorrhage as a predictor for abusive head trauma. Pediatric Radiology, 48(13), pp. 1915-1923.
SAINI, S.M., et al, 2018. Systematic review and critical appraisal of child abuse measurement instruments. Psychiatry Research, 272, pp. 106-113.
SCAMELL, M. and GHUMMAN, A., 2018. The experience of maternity care for migrant women living with female genital mutilation: A qualitative synthesis. Birth.
VAN HORNE, B.S., et al, 2018. First-time maltreatment in children ages 2-10 with and without specific birth defects: A population-based study. Child Abuse & Neglect, 84, pp. 53-63.
VUKOVIC, A.A., et al, 2018. Things Are Not Always What They Seem: Two Cases of Child Maltreatment Presenting With Common Pediatric Chief Complaints. Pediatric Emergency Care.
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