S. U. S. Child Neglect. By Celeste R. Wilson, MD John R. Knight, MD Corresponding Educational Materials Reviewed by Hoover Adger, MD Jennifer Smrstik, LICSW Richard Bourne, JD, PhD. Epidemiology.
…can be challenging, partly because of the complexity associated with trying to discriminate between “adequate” vs. “inadequate” care of the child.
…in many cases is subjective, which can lead to underreporting.