Pediatric Clinics, Volume 68, Issue 2: Global Burden of Violence

Elsevier, Pediatric Clinics of North America, Volume 68, Issue 2, April 2021, Pages 339-349
Authors: 
Bonita Stanton, Brittney Davis, and Danielle Laraque-Arena

This article documents the increasing numbers of children impacted annually by 1 or more types of violence against children and describes the range of types of injuries and their immediate and long-term impacts on child outcomes. The article describes the growing number of international collaborations to decrease the numbers of children impacted by violence and to mitigate the consequences thereof, with a particular emphasis on children living in war zones.