Table 5

Outcome of DECCA evaluation (N=753, 8 missing)

Outcome of DECCA evaluationNo% of 753 cases
Almost certainly no child abuse8411.1
Child abuse unlikely18524.6
Child abuse possible21128.0
Child abuse likely11415.1
Almost certainly child abuse699.2
Unclear, more investigation needed9012.0
  • DECCA, Dutch Expertise Centre for Child Abuse.