Written in mostly non-technical language and conveniently sized, this guide can easily be referenced at any point during the identification or response process.
Author: Lori Frasier
Publisher: STM Learning
Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma Pocket Atlas: Traumatic Injuries (Volume 1 of a 2-part series of pediatric abusive head trauma) offers comprehensive guidelines for identifying and responding to pediatric abusive head trauma, all in a portable format. This easy-to-use pocket guide provides an overview of abusive head trauma; lists its possible outcomes; and details extracranial injuries and scalp trauma, intracranial injuries with and without associated bleeding, and fractures associated with pediatric abusive head trauma. Supplemented by more than 150 pathologic and radiologic images, Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma Pocket Atlas: Traumatic Injuries provides readers with concrete analyses of a variety of traumatic head injuries in children. This full-color pocket atlas is an ideal resource for medical, law, and law enforcement professionals in need of a quick, comprehensive field reference on abusive head trauma.