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1

3 types of child abuse?

Physical
Sexual
Emotional

2

What percentage of child abuse offenders are known to victim?

75%

3

What gender are most child abusers>

Male and were abused themselves

4

What age does victim tend to be?

Under 2 years old

5

What gender is more frequently abused?

Boys

6

When must collect child abuse forensic evidence by?@

72 hours unless sexual then urgent

7

What time must one examine child?

Child friendly time between 9 and 4

8

Whast consent is needed for NAI examin?

Gillick competenet child or court consent

9

How many experts examine chiod?

2: FME and paediatrician

10

Who interview parents?

Polie and Social worker

11

What can occur from forcible feeding?

Torn frenulum of lip

12

Whats is human bite like?

CIrcular/semi-circular

13

What is classical fracture xray appearnce?

Spiral

14

Name 5 types of impact head injury caused to child?

Scalp injury
Skull gracture
SDH
Cerebral oedema
Diffuse Axonal Injury

15

Name 4 injuries caused by shaking to head?

Subdural haemorrhage
Cerebral oedema
Diffuse axonal injury
Retinal haemorrhages

16

Whats three types of visceral injury are common in NAI?

rupture of liver/spleen
iNTEstinal performation of duodenum especially
Mesenteric ters

17

Mechanical asphyxia: strangulation or smothering?

Check neck brusining internally

18

Name three bone diseases mimicking NAI?

Osteogenesis imperfecta
Cortical hyperostosis
Congenital bone malformations