Navigation Links
Dads break bones of children more often than moms
Date:12/5/2007

auma perpetrated by males was just 4.5 months, compared to 10 months for female perpetrators.

It is often suggested that great strength is required to fracture a childs bones creating the assumption that females would commonly injure the more fragile children, the study states. This study finds that conventional wisdom to be untrue.

The finding that men harm younger children may reflect mens frustration and discomfort with parenting of very small children.

Men may be less experienced in handling infants, may not understand normal infant crying patterns, or may be uncomfortable changing soiled diapers.

The study also noted a spike in fractures by all perpetrators when the child is about two years old, at time when the children become more independent and may begin toilet training.


'/>"/>

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman
Greg.Lampman@chkd.org
757-668-7554
Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Brain imaging reveals breakdown of normal emotional processing
2. Treating diabetes during pregnancy can break link to childhood obesity
3. Breaking Up Is Not So Hard to Do
4. Bioniche Responds to Australian Equine Influenza Outbreak
5. IVCC launches groundbreaking insecticide projects with Bayer and Syngenta
6. PA Game Commission: EHD Outbreak Update: Test Results Confirm EHD In Beaver County
7. On 30th Anniversary, Angioplasty Celebrated as Modern Medical Breakthrough in Stopping Heart Attack
8. Dermatologists identify North Texas leishmaniasis outbreak
9. Mass. Judge Denies Request by Breastfeeding Mother for More Break Time on Medical Licensing Exam
10. Right breakfast bread keeps blood sugar in check all day
11. Prime Access Creates Groundbreaking Ads Targeting Urban Teens for the White Houses National Youth Anti-Drug Media Campaign
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/19/2014)... 2014 Consistent premium price increases ... Vision Insurance industry in recent years; however, costs ... industry margins. From 2009 to 2014, industry revenue ... coverage for routine eye exams and other procedures, ... lens and refractive surgery. According to IBISWorld Industry ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... PA (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Are ... tissue because of problems with seasonal allergies or sinus ... a much better alternative. , She conceived of ... with having a runny nose in public. Since it ... it promotes more sanitary conditions, particularly when cooking or ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... 19, 2014 BearCom, a nationwide ... detailed the key role played by instant, one-to-one ... the healthcare industry. , “In healthcare, speed ... – and in emergency situations, can save precious ... and death,” said Hugh Johnston, Product & Purchasing ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... On September 16, Camino Public Relations was ... Top Places to Work in PR Awards Luncheon at ... honorable mentions in two categories for “Multicultural Campaign” and ... Latina voices in the media. , "We're honored to ... of its efforts to improve the national conversation about ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... AZ (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Hastings and ... 30 years in the industry, announces a record number of ... handles a wide variety of serious injury cases as well ... along with dog bite related accident cases and others. Having ... and Hastings has stood the test of time when it ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Vision Insurance in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 2Health News:Vision Insurance in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 3Health News:Vision Insurance in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 4Health News:Nasal Drip Eliminator Invented by InventHelp Client (LCC-218) 2Health News:BearCom Releases Guidelines on Using Two-Way Radios to Improve Communications and Enhance Patient Service in Healthcare 2Health News:BearCom Releases Guidelines on Using Two-Way Radios to Improve Communications and Enhance Patient Service in Healthcare 3Health News:BearCom Releases Guidelines on Using Two-Way Radios to Improve Communications and Enhance Patient Service in Healthcare 4Health News:Camino Public Relations Honored for Raising Latina Voices in National Health Care, Immigration Debates 2Health News:Hastings And Hastings Announces a Record Number of Visitors to Its New Phoenix Personal Injury Website 2
... cut unnecessary biopsies, researchers say , WEDNESDAY, March 3 ... ways to treat and detect stubborn forms of prostate ... being presented this week at the annual Genitourinary Cancers ... of the prostate, kidney, bladder and testicles," Dr. Nicholas ...
... ... ... ... ...
... ... ... ... WASHINGTON , March 3 Michael A. Stephens , MPH, has joined the Association of ...
... commonly believed , WEDNESDAY, March 3 (HealthDay News) -- Early ... to a new study that may trigger a major change ... been believed that glaucoma -- the leading cause of blindness ... eye that damages the retina and optic nerve, so treatments ...
... ... ... ... ...
... MAYWOOD, Ill. -- A daily dose of vitamin D may ... winter, according to researchers at Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff ... weather months when days are short and more time is ... problem despite the nutrient,s widely reported health benefits," said Sue ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New Drugs, Approaches Offer Hope Against Prostate Cancer 2Health News:New Drugs, Approaches Offer Hope Against Prostate Cancer 3Health News:New Drugs, Approaches Offer Hope Against Prostate Cancer 4Health News:FDA, FSIS, CDC Collaborate on Methods to Measure Success of Food Safety Programs 2Health News:FDA, FSIS, CDC Collaborate on Methods to Measure Success of Food Safety Programs 3Health News:FDA, FSIS, CDC Collaborate on Methods to Measure Success of Food Safety Programs 4Health News:FDA, FSIS, CDC Collaborate on Methods to Measure Success of Food Safety Programs 5Health News:FDA, FSIS, CDC Collaborate on Methods to Measure Success of Food Safety Programs 6Health News:Michael A. Stephens Appointed Senior Policy Director at Association of Schools of Public Health 2Health News:Michael A. Stephens Appointed Senior Policy Director at Association of Schools of Public Health 3Health News:Glaucoma Begins in Mid-Brain, Not in Eye, Research Shows 2Health News:Second Dose of Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness Proves Safe in Animal Studies 2Health News:Second Dose of Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness Proves Safe in Animal Studies 3Health News:Second Dose of Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness Proves Safe in Animal Studies 4Health News:Second Dose of Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness Proves Safe in Animal Studies 5Health News:Second Dose of Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness Proves Safe in Animal Studies 6Health News:Second Dose of Gene Therapy for Inherited Blindness Proves Safe in Animal Studies 7Health News:Vitamin D lifts mood during cold weather months 2
(Date:9/19/2014)... September 19, 2014 According ... Type (Benchtop, Mobile, Industrial, & Laboratory), Industry (Food, ... Manifold, & Rotary) & Geography - Global Trends ... and segments the lyophilization market on the basis ... and projections of the market size of each ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... 2014  Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) ("PBI" ... and approved all parts required to build nine ... to manufacture the new PCT-based instrument system.  The ... for shipment by mid-October and that additional Barozyme ... rate of about one per week thereafter.  ...
(Date:9/19/2014)... N.Y. , Sept. 19, 2014  BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. ... in class collagenase-based products marketed as XIAFLEX ® in ... today that BioSpecifics, President, Tom Wegman , will present ... NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference. The ... 3:00 p.m. EDT at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Lyophilization Market Worth $5,121.5 Million by 2019 2Lyophilization Market Worth $5,121.5 Million by 2019 3Pressure BioSciences Announces Completion of the First Phase of Its Commercialization Plan for the Barozyme HT48, the Company's Recently Released High Throughput PCT-based Instrument System 2Pressure BioSciences Announces Completion of the First Phase of Its Commercialization Plan for the Barozyme HT48, the Company's Recently Released High Throughput PCT-based Instrument System 3BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. to Present at the 21st Annual BioCentury NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry Conference 2
Hartman Mosquito forceps, straight, 3.5"....
Straight 20 mm serrated jaws. Ring handle with ratchet lock and dull finish. Overall length 3.9 inches...
Curved 21 mm serrated jaws. Ring handle with ratchet lock and dull finish. Most popular size or model. Overall length 4.7 inches...
Straight 22 mm serrated jaws. Ring handle with ratchet lock and dull finish. Overall length 4.9 inches...
Medicine Products: