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Care Inspectorate, August 2019. Significant Case Reviews.
The Care Inspectorate, which scrutinises the quality of care in Scotland, has added a section on significant case reviews (SCR) to its child protection policy and legislation page on the Care Inspectorate Hub. The section signposts to reports, research, relevant websites and lists SCR reports and learning summaries published in the last 18 months.
Cardiff University. Keeping Safe? An analysis of the outcomes of work with sexually exploited young people in Wales. Aug 2019.
Centre of Expertise on Child Sexual Abuse. Measuring the scale and changing nature of child sexual abuse: analysis of 2017/18 official and agency data. Jul 2019.
Centre of Expertise on Child Sexual Abuse. Improving agency data on child sexual abuse: A pilot study of the child sexual abuse data collection template. Jul 2019.
Centre of Expertise on Child Sexual Abuse. Key messages from research on identifying and responding to disclosures of child sexual abuse. Sep 2019.
IICSA. Mandatory reporting seminar 2: a summary report. Aug 2019.
NHS Digital. Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) enhanced dataset. Aug 2019.
Safeguarding Board of Northern Ireland. Learning from case management reviews. Aug 2019.
Scottish Children's Reporter Administration (SCRA). Official statistics of children and young people in Scotland referred to the Children's Reporter 2018/19. Jul 2019.
Scottish Government. Local authority level statistics: child protection. Aug 2019.
Interventions to Prevent Child Maltreatment: Recommendation Statement. 2019. American Family Physician, 100(2), pp. 110-112.
ARIMOTO, A. and TADAKA, E., 2019. Developing and Validating a New Scale to Assess Signs of Neglect of Infants and Caregivers. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 886260519863724
BABL, F.E., et al, 2019. Paediatric intentional head injuries in the emergency department: A multicentre prospective cohort study. Emergency Medicine Australasia, 31(4), pp. 546-554.
CARR, A., et al, 2019. Survivors of institutional abuse in long-term child care in Scotland. Child abuse & neglect, 93, pp. 38-54.
CHEN, M., et al, 2019. When soothing succeeds: Simulating a risk for repeated shaking in abusive head trauma in infants. Infant Behavior & Development, 56, pp. 101246.
CLARKE, L., et al, 2019. Experience of and barriers to reporting child safeguarding concerns among general dental practitioners across Greater Manchester. British dental journal, 227(5), pp. 387-391.
COBURN, P.I., et al, 2019. Boys Abused in a Community Setting: An Analysis of Gender, Relationship, and Delayed Prosecutions in Cases of Child Sexual Abuse. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 28(5), pp. 586-607.
DAPHNA-TEKOAH, S., et al, 2019. A Novel Screening Tool for Assessing Child Abuse: The Medical Somatic Dissociation Questionnaire-MSDQ. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 28(5), pp. 526-543.
DEBOER, S. and SEAVER, M., 2019. Child Maltreatment. Journal of Emergency Nursing, 45(5), pp. e23-e25.
DELAPLAIN, P.T., et al, 2019. Nonaccidental Trauma Is an Independent Risk Factor for Mortality Among Injured Infants. Pediatric emergency care,
DEUTSCH, S.A., et al, 2019. Quality Improvement Initiative to Improve Abuse Screening Among Infants With Extremity Fractures. Pediatric emergency care, 35(9), pp. 643-650.
DONALDSON, L., et al, 2019. Ophthalmology referral as part of a multidisciplinary approach to suspected abusive head trauma. Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology,
DUDAS, L., et al, 2019. Every child, every time: hospital-wide child abuse screening increases awareness and state reporting. Pediatric surgery international, 35(7), pp. 773-778.
ESCOBAR, M.A.J., et al, 2019. Child abuse and the pediatric surgeon: A position statement from the Trauma Committee, the Board of Governors and the Membership of the American Pediatric Surgical Association. Journal of pediatric surgery, 54(7), pp. 1277-1285.
FINGARSON, A.K., et al, 2019. Who's Watching the Children? Caregiver Features Associated with Physical Child Abuse versus Accidental Injury. Journal of Pediatrics, 212, pp. 180-187.e1.
FISHER, M.H., et al, 2019. A population-based examination of maltreatment referrals and substantiation for children with autism spectrum disorder. Autism, 23(5), pp. 1335-1340.
FRASER, B.D., et al, 2019. Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma: Return to Hospital System in the First Year Post Injury. Neurosurgery, 85(1), pp. E66-E74.
GIBBS, K., et al, 2019. Caring for Children with Non-Accidental Head Injuries: A Case for a Child-Centered Approach. Comprehensive Child & Adolescent Nursing, 1-12
GLOVER WILLIAMS, A. and FINLAY, F., 2019. Breast ironing: an under-recognised form of gender-based violence. Archives of Disease in Childhood,
KARPETIS, G., 2019. Clinical Supervision in Child Protection Practice: A Review of the Literature. Trauma Violence & Abuse, 1524838019875698
KONIJNENDIJK, A.A.J., et al, 2019. Effects of a computerised guideline support tool on child healthcare professionals' response to suspicions of child abuse and neglect: a community-based intervention trial. BMC Medical Informatics & Decision Making, 19(1), pp. 161.
LANGE, B.C.L., et al, 2019. A systematic review of the association between the childhood sexual abuse experiences of mothers and the abuse status of their children: Protection strategies, intergenerational transmission, and reactions to the abuse of their children. Social science & medicine, 233, pp. 113-137.
LITTLER, N., 2019. Adolescent safeguarding: a review of the literature. Nursing Children and Young People,
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PALUSCI, V.J., et al, 2019. Identifying Child Abuse Fatalities During Infancy. Pediatrics, 144(3),
SHAIKH, H., et al, 2019. Occult Head Injury in Children Less Than 2 Years With Suspected Child Abuse in the Emergency Department. Pediatric emergency care, 35(9), pp. 596-599.
SPILLER, L.R., et al, 2019. Growth recovery lines: a specific indicator of child abuse and neglect? Pediatric radiology,
TENER, D. and KATZ, C., 2019. Preadolescent Peer Sexual Abuse: A Systematic Literature Review. Trauma Violence & Abuse, 1524838019869103
TRESTON, B., et al, 2019. Inclusion of a specific prompt within the standard clinical pro forma used in assessment of patients referred to a child and adolescent sexual assault treatment service: A suggested safety-net to facilitate detection of other children at risk of child sexual abuse. Journal of Forensic & Legal Medicine, 66, pp. 91-94.
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