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Bruising in children who are assessed for suspected physical abuse
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    Why such articles are of limited value

    Dr Kemp and her colleagues have done us a great service over the years in collating and analysing the evidence base related to safeguarding.

    I wonder however how they themselves translate their work into practice. Consistently they report the likelihood that an abused child will have such and such an injury. But in practice we must travel the other direction. We must ask: in a child with such and such an inju...

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