Child Abuse Negl 2021 Mar 25;117:105032. Epub 2021 Mar 25.
The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, 370 W 9th Ave, Columbus, OH, 43210, USA; The Center for Family Safety and Healing, Nationwide Children's Hospital, 655 E Livingston Ave, Columbus, OH, 43205, USA.
Background: Child maltreatment-related fatalities occur among children of all ages. However, few published studies have examined child abuse and neglect deaths among older children and adolescents.
Objective: To epidemiologically describe child maltreatment-related fatalities among children in the United States 5-17 years old. Read More