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On November 15th 2016 I will be talking at Schuler’s Books in the Eastwood Town Mall, East Lansing Michigan. I will address the injuries infants may sustain as the result of abuse, how they occur, the effect of these injuries,...
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This article is available online at www.jpeds.com. Objective To assess the current general acceptance within the medical community of shaken baby syndrome (SBS), abusive head trauma (AHT), and several alternative explanations for findings commonly seen in abused children. Study design...
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There are two letters to the Editor from Drs. Ellen and James Perrin (Tufts Medical Center and Massachusetts General Hospital) and Dr. Robert Sege, Chief Medical Officer, Health Resources in Action and Director, The Medical Foundation at HRiA that speak to the...
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Both the Boston Globe and WGBH have reported on the State of Massachusetts Medical Examiner’s Office’s handling of recent cases of deaths of infants from head injuries.    To read these follow the links below:   All Things Considered direct link: http://news.wgbh.org/2016/08/24/local-news/shaken-baby-syndrome-are-massachusetts-medical-examiners-influenced-defense...
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