Sentence Examples

  • Battered child syndrome (BCS) refers to non-accidental injuries sustained by a child as a result of physical abuse, usually inflicted by an adult caregiver.
  • The presence of injuries at different stages of healing (i.e., having occurred at different times) is nearly always indicative of BCS.
  • BCS is alternatively referred to as child physical abuse or non-accidental trauma (NAT).

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