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Child abuse and neglect 

Child abuse and neglect
Child abuse and neglect

Jonathan P. Wyatt

, Tim Squires

, Guy Norfolk

, and Jason Payne-James

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date: 28 July 2021

Background and historical perspective 378

Types of child abuse 380

Medical approach to child abuse 381

Children Act 1989 and 2004 (England and Wales) 382

Physical abuse: medical perspective 384

Presentation of physical abuse 386

Physical abuse: examination 388

Physical abuse: interpreting findings 390

Development of sexual characteristics ...

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