Public Health Approaches to Safeguarding Children

PECKOVER, Sue and SMITH, Suzanne (2011). Public Health Approaches to Safeguarding Children. Child Abuse Review, 20 (4), 231-237.

Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL:
Link to published version::


Child maltreatment is increasingly being understood within a public health framework (Barlow and Calam, 2011; Gilbert et al., 2008; Putnam-Hornstein et al., 2011; Segal and Dalziel, 2011; Shanahan et al., 2011; World Health Organization, 1998). Globally and nationally, the high numbers of children and young people affected by child abuse and neglect are increasing as knowledge and understanding about the phenomena grow, and the escalating cost measured in fiscal, social and health terms is recognised

Item Type: Article
Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Centre for Health and Social Care Research
Identification Number:
Page Range: 231-237
Depositing User: Sue Peckover
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2014 11:50
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 10:15

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item


Downloads per month over past year

View more statistics