How Useful Is the Presence of Petechiae in Distinguishing Non-Accidental From Accidental Injury?

Child Abuse Negl. 2006 May;30(5):549-55. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2005.09.005. Epub 2006 May 15.

MeSH terms

  • Accidents*
  • Child
  • Child Abuse
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Purpura / epidemiology*
  • Retrospective Studies
  • State Medicine
  • Triage
  • United Kingdom / epidemiology
  • Wounds and Injuries / diagnosis*