TITLE

Working together to protect children: who should be working with whom?

AUTHOR(S)
Craft, Alan
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Jul2007, Vol. 92 Issue 7, p571
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the different sectors working together to protect the children from dreadful crimes in Great Britain. In this regard, it is stipulated that professionals including pediatricians should work to safeguard and protect the children from abuse and other related crimes. Furthermore, Royal College of Paediatric and Child Health (RCPCH) initiates a move to refresh the situation and facilitates a series of training packages ensuring the right procedure to be applied.
ACCESSION #
25765837

 

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