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NCJ Number: 82954 Find in a Library
Title: Institutional Neglect of Juvenile Health Needs
Journal: Children and Youth Services  Volume:4  Issue:1/2  Dated:(1982)  Pages:65-78
Author(s): D J Berkman; R W Lippold
Date Published: 1982
Page Count: 14
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This section speaks of the health needs of juveniles who enter the juvenile justice system.
Abstract: It points out that these health problems may have strongly contributed to the problem behavior but that they are rarely treated in the institutions. (Author abstract)
Index Term(s): Institutional child abuse; Juvenile health services; Medical and dental services; Problem behavior
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