An extra-oral examination showed a young boy with a normal gait, sickly, unkempt, rather withdrawn, and small for his age.
Case Report Peter, a year-old boy, accompanied by his maternal aunt, presented at the local university Dental Hospital Pediatric Dental Clinic in Kenya in Octoberwith a complaint of a large, painful left facial swelling related to the left upper incisors.
Child abuse, therefore, is when harm or threat of harm is made to a child by someone acting in the role of caretaker. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Etiology, child abuse, child neglect, management Introduction For a long time, child protection in general has been perceived as a matter for the professionals specializing in social service, health, mental health, and justice systems.
In the present case report, a year-old orphaned boy was physically abused by a close relative who caused actual bodily and emotional trauma to the boy.
The three children had moved to live with their maternal grandparents and their seven sons. Child, rape, incest, reporting, suicide, depression Introduction Childhood sexual abuse CSA is a complex life experience that has become the subject of great community concern and the focus of many legislative and professional initiatives.
The clinical records of patients were reviewed; we identified demographic data, CSA characteristics, clinical and psychological features and therapeutic and follow-up data. This is evidenced by the expanding body of literature on sexual abuse, public declarations by adult survivors and increased media coverage of sexual abuse issues.
Lastly, child abuse can be in the form of child neglect, when an able caregiver fails to provide basic needs, adequate food, clothing, hygiene, supervision shelter, supervision, medical care, or support to the child. We noted an increase in cases number with male predominance.
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After satisfactorily managing the trauma and emotional effects to the patient, in addition to the counseling services provided to the caregiver, the patient made a steady recovery.
However, in Morocco, because sexual abuse is usually a hidden offense, there are no statistics on how many cases actually occur each year. The patient was also found to have a big, healing scar on the dorsal surface of the left foot, the cause of which was also unclear [ Figure 1 ].
The patient had no adverse past medical history and had never consulted a dentist previous to the present problem.
He had asymmetrical face due to the swelling involving his left submandibular region and spreading upwards to the inferior orbital margin, febrile Enquiry about the causes of the swelling provided unclear answers.
The swelling had occurred only 2 days prior to visiting the local hospital, and 4 days before presenting himself at the University Dental Hospital. BoxNairobi, Kenya. Family history indicated that the young boy was a first-born among three siblings 9-year-old girl, 5-year-old boyand that their single parent mother had been deceased for 6 years due to HIV-related complications.
Child abuse can also be in the form of emotional abuse involving coercive, constant belittling, shaming, humiliating a child, making negative comparisons to others, frequent yelling, threatening, or bullying of the child, rejecting and ignoring the child as punishment, having limited physical contact with the child e.Child sexual abuse (CSA) is a global problem that has significant consequences for public health; it has been a prominent topic of public concern for more than a decade, but many basic facts about the problem remain unclear or in dispute.
We conducted a study of cases of CSA in order to. Revista Brasileira de Ortopedia Print version ISSN The objective was to review the literature on child abuse in the major databases and report a rare case of bilateral subtrochanteric femur fractures associated with unilaterall humeral fracture in a day newborn.
it is highly prevalent. In a systematic review on 32 studies. Child Sexual Abuse: A Review of the Literature THE JOHN JAY COLLEGE RESEARCH TEAM KAREN J. TERRY, Ph.D. PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR JENNIFER TALLON.
Child abuse and neglect are serious global problems and can be in the form of physical, sexual, emotional or just neglect in providing for the child's needs.
These factors can leave the child with serious, long-lasting psychological damage. In the present case report, a year-old orphaned boy was. A Literature Review on School Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Programs literature on child sexual abuse prevention programs in schools to see what effects these programs have.
Areas reviewed in this paper include facts on child sexual abuse, what conducted the first study on child sexual abuse (Bolen, ). Thirty-eight percent of the. Child Sexual Abuse. Prevention and Risk Reduction.
Literature Review for Parents & Guardians. Several child sexual abuse (CSA) prevention efforts target parents and guardians, given that attendance of an education program on child sexual abuse.
The study also found that most.Download