TITLE

frozen watchfulness

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p837
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "frozen watchfulness" is presented. Frozen watchfulness refers to the hopeless reproachful stare of battered children. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21228816

Tags: CHILD abuse;  BATTERED child syndrome;  DEFINITIONS;  MEDICAL terminology;  ENCYCLOPEDIAS & dictionaries

 

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