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Tom Syzek, MD, FACEP
There are more than 650,000 substantiated cases of child maltreatment in the U.S. each year. Practitioners in primary care, particularly Pediatrics and Family Medicine, are uniquely poised to not only detect, but also to prevent child abuse.
Because veterans can now seek government-funded care in the private sector under certain circumstances, practitioners should inquire about health factors related to military service.