How good is the evidence available in child protection?

Sibert, Jonathan R.; Maguire, Sabine A.; Kemp, Alison Mary.
February 2007
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Feb2007, Vol. 92 Issue 2, p107
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the situation of the clinical field of child protection in Great Britain. The authors state that the country's clinical field of child protection has experienced difficult situations brought by cases involving pediatricians. However, they contend that these difficulties have stimulated good-quality scientific research.


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