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Board on Children, Youth, and Families (U.S.). Committee on the Training Needs of Health Professionals to Respond to Family Violence.
Confronting chronic neglect : the education and training of health professionals on family violence / Committee on the Training Needs of Health Professionals to Respond to Family Violence, Board on Children, Youth, and Families, Institute of Medicine ; Felicia Cohn, Marla E. Salmon, and John D. Stobo, editors.
p. ; cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-309-07431-2 (hardcover)
1. Family violence. 2. Medical personnel—Training of—United States.
[DNLM: 1. Domestic Violence—prevention & control—United States. 2. Health Personnel—education—United States. HV 6626.2 B662 2002] I. Cohn, Felicia. II. Salmon, Marla E. III. Stobo, John D. IV. Title.
RC569.5.F3 B63 2002
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