Child Abuse Pediatric Fellow Physician UT Southwestern/Childrens Medical Center Dallas
This workshop will review the variety of injuries seen in cases of child physical abuse. The discussion will be case based and include examples of abusive and non-abusive injuries. The lecture will be geared for CPS workers, law enforcement investigators, and attorneys to learn the basic aspects of child physical abuse injuries. This workshop will be streamed live as scheduled and also be recorded and available On-Demand from August 10, 2020 until December 31, 2020.
Recognize the importance of the trauma history in the diagnosis of child physical abuse.
Distinguish which injury characteristics can assist in the determination of child physical abuse.
Describe the different types of injuries under the broad category of “abusive head trauma”.