Editors: Martin A. Finkel, DO, FACOP, FAAP, and Angelo P. Giardino, MD, PhD, MPH, FAAP The fourth edition of this best-selling reference is a valuable resource to clinicians and child advocates serving children and families aff ected by suspicions of child sexual abuse. Fully updated and revised by leading experts on child abuse, this resource covers what a complete and comprehensive medical evaluation entails, when to seek an examination, the importance of conducting a medical history, how discrepancies between a child’s history and physical fi ndings can be explained, how the child’s medical record should be structured, what types of documentation should be expected, and how a medical diagnosis is formulated. NEW TOPICS INCLUDE Telemedicine and the child sexual abuse medical evaluation Human traffi cking International issues in child sexual abuse Enhanced focus on fi ndings that mimic sexual abuse and on developmental considerations Medical Evaluation of Child Sexual Abuse is an invaluable resource for medical professionals, child protection workers, mental health clinicians, investigators, and the courts. For other pediatric resources, visit the American Academy of Pediatrics at shop.aap.org. 9 781610 022958 90000 ISBN 978-1-61002-295-8 Medical Evaluation of Child Sexual Abuse A PRACTICAL GUIDE 4th Edition AAP Medical Evaluation of Child Sexual Abuse A PRACTICAL GUIDE 4th Edition Finkel Giardino Martin A. Finkel, DO, FACOP, FAAP Angelo P. Giardino, MD, PhD, MPH, FAAP Medical Evaluation of Child Sexual Abuse A PRACTICAL GUIDE 4th Edition
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