Table 3

Immediate outcome for children by examination finding

Diagnostic, N (%)Supportive, N (%)Non-specific, N (%)Other signs of abuse, N (%)No evidence of alleged abuse, N (%)Abandoned, N (%)Total
Further multi-agency investigation8 (50)262 (74)96 (63)73 (75)43 (37)7 (100)489
Single agency follow-up017 (5)13 (9)10 (10)20 (17)060
No action01 (<1)35 (22)5 (5)39 (33)080
Admitted/accommodated7 (43)65 (18)4 (3)7 (7)11 (9)094
No data1 (6)7 (2)5 (3)2 (2)4 (3)019
Total16352153971177742