Physical Abuse

Lorena Serrano

WHAT IS IT ?

PHYSICAL abuse is physical injury inflicted upon the child with malicious intent.


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Facts

1,500 children die each year of child abuse.

70% of child abuse are under age three

905,000 abuse in 2006

unexplained fractures, particularly in infant.

human bites choke pinch grab marks or fingernail and scratches