National incidence study of child abuse and neglect

September 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;09/08/98, Vol. 159 Issue 5, p446
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Child abuse and neglect still a widespread problem in America.  // Nation's Health;May/Jun97, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p9 

    States that cases of child abuse and neglect are still a widespread problem in America. Data published by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) from the National Incidence Study of Child Abuse and Neglect; Devastating statistics from HHS report about child abuse and neglect;...

  • HHS survey: Increase in child abuse, neglect.  // Nation's Health;Oct96, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p5 

    Reports on the results a survey from the Department of Health and Human Services indicating an increase in the incidences of child abuse and neglect in the United States between 1986 and 1993. Basis of estimates on information; Other findings of the National Incidence Study.

  • The Epidemiology of Child Abuse: Findings from the Second National Incidence and Prevalence Study of Child Abuse and Neglect. Cappelleri, Joseph C.; Eckenrode, John; Powers, Jane L. // American Journal of Public Health;Nov93, Vol. 83 Issue 11, p1622 

    The epidemiology of child abuse was investigated with data from the Second National Incidence and Prevalence Study of Child Abuse and Neglect. A statistical comparison of incidence rates suggested that age, family income, and ethnicity were risk factors for both sexual abuse and physical abuse,...

  • Utilization of the Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect in First Nations Child Welfare Agencies in Ontario. Tonmyr, Lil; Jack, Susan; Brooks, Sandy; Kennedy, Betty; Dudding, Peter // First Peoples Child & Family Review;2009, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p38 

    The goals of this study are: to examine the awareness and utilization of the Canadian Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect (CIS) and the Ontario Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect (OIS) by First Nations child welfare decision-makers in the child welfare policy...

  • Physical Abuse of Children: Identification, Evaluation, and Management in the Emergency Department Setting. Wang, N. Ewen; Baz, Bronwyn; Bechtel, Kristen // Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reports;Sep2007, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p97 

    The article discusses the identification, evaluation and management of physical abuse of children in the emergency department setting. Although physical abuse has several manifestations, it is most simply defined as injury inflicted upon a child by a caregiver. Results of the National Incidence...

  • Child maltreatment an unhealthy solution. Cawson, Pat // Primary Health Care;May2002, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p32 

    Discusses a research carried out for the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children on the extent of child abuse and neglect. Relationship between parent's health and child maltreatment; Data on child abuse and neglect; Impact of abuse and neglect on later life.

  • Child maltreatment in Disney animated feature films: 1937–2006 Hubka, David; Hovdestad, Wendy; Tonmyr, Lil // Social Science Journal;2009, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p427 

    Abstract: The 45 fully animated, theatrical release feature films produced by Disney between 1937 and 2006 were analyzed for child maltreatment content. All child and adolescent characters were counted and coded for age, role type and incidents of child maltreatment, following US National...

  • Incidence of child abuse and neglect in the United States, 1990.  // Human Ecology;Fall93, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p4 

    Presents statistics on incidence of child abuse and neglect in the United States for 1990. Reports of maltreatment; Alleged subjects of abuse and neglect; Substantiated cases.

  • Child-Abuse Reports in 1989 Up 10% Over '88, State-by-State Survey Finds. Jennings, Lisa // Education Week;4/11/1990, Vol. 9 Issue 29, p8 

    The article reports on the increase in the incidence of child abuse based on gathered data by the National Committee for the Prevention of Child Abuse in the U.S. The survey reveals that there are more than 2.4 million incidents of child abuse or neglect, which depicts a 10 percent increase over...

  • Elder abuse and neglect. Cyphers, Gary C. // Policy & Practice of Public Human Services;Sep99, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p25 

    Explores senior abuse and neglect in the United States by using data from the National Elder Abuse Incidence Study. Neglect and abandonment; Financial exploitation; Self-neglect and physical abuse; Identity of abusers and victims; Reporters of cases of domestic elder abuse and neglect to Adult...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics