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US: AAP warns that oral, dental injuries may indicate child abuse
Healio – August 10, 2017
Pediatric and dental providers are encouraged to collaborate in documenting and reporting suspicious oral/dental injuries and diseases that may be indicative of child maltreatment, according to a recent report from the AAP Section on Oral Health and the Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect.
Report: Oral and Dental Aspects of Child Abuse and Neglect: http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/140/2/e20171487