2022 TIEP Module 2: Non-accidental Trauma
Non-accidental trauma remains a leading cause of traumatic death in infants and young children. Collaboration between clinicians and radiologists is essential for identifying children with abusive injuries. In this module we focus on the radiologic evaluation of children with suspected non-accident trauma. Dr. William Mize, medical director of radiology and radiology trauma liaison has graciously selected our articles for this learning module. Please review the following articles and answer the corresponding questions to complete this education opportunity.
To pass, you need to score 100% on each quiz. Completion of the course evaluation is required to claim your credit for this course.
Emergency Room and Trauma Care Clinicians.
- Review common challenges in evaluating fractures in the setting of possible physical child abuse.
- Identify sentinel injuries that may indicate physical child abuse, and review recommendations for skeletal surveys and neuroimaging as appropriate.
- Describe the clinical, laboratory, and imaging evaluation of the abdomen in the setting of suspected child abuse.
- Review a proposed screening method for all contact children of the index case of suspected physical child abuse.
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