Abusive Head Trauma Quick Reference
For Healthcare, Social Service, and Law Enforcement Professionals
The full-color clinical photography provides unmatched case examples for forensic exams, and the condensed format delivers vital information, covering topics on abusive head trauma that include shaken baby syndrome and ophthalmology. This easy-to-browse quick reference is a vital tool and a must-have for medical examiners, pediatricians, forensic nurses, ER staff, and investigators.
|Product Details:||Quick reference format, wire-o bound, 7-1/2" x 4-1/2"|
|355 pages, 139 images|
|Audience:||Law Enforcement, Physicians, ER Personnel, Pediatricians, EMTs, Nurses, Medical Examiners, Coroners, Clinical Researchers, Social Service Personnel, Mental Health Professionals, Child Advocates, Child Protective Services Members|
1. Recognizing Intentional and Unintentional Head Injuries
6. Associated Injuries
7. Medial Disorders That Mimic Abusive Head Trauma
8. Nursing Care
9. Social Services
10. Autopsy Findings
11. Forensic Investigations
12. Prosecution and Courtroom Issues
13. Neurodevelopmental Outcomes of Abusive Head Trauma
14. Prevention and Education
I was excited to find this reference book and I'm sharing the information with all of my peers.
Ms. Pamela S. Rowse
The Abusive Head Trauma Quick Reference is an easy-to-use field guide, condensed from the hardcover book with CD-ROM, Abusive Head Trauma in Infants and Children: A Medical, Legal, and Forensic Reference. Both titles are essential guides for anyone having to assess and treat head injury cases.