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Child Abuse Pediatrics: Research, Policy and Practice

  • Howard Dubowitz
    Correspondence
    Address correspondence to Howard Dubowitz, MBChB, MS, FAAP, University of Maryland Medical Center, 520 W. Lombard Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201.
    Affiliations
    Division of Child Protection, Department of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine; and Center for Families and Child Protection Team, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Md
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      The 5 articles in this issue of Academic Pediatrics are illustrative of excellent research being conducted in the recently recognized subspecialty of child abuse pediatrics. There are clear implications for future research, practice, and policy in this field.
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