Table 1

Overview of advisees to DECCA (n=761)

SpecialtyN% of all 761 cases
Child safeguarding doctors16721.9
General practitioner202.6
Youth healthcare doctor121.6
Emergency room doctor91.2
Youth care worker70.9
Others (like surgeons, general practitioners or paediatricians in training, psychiatrist, dentist, forensic nurses at ER, nurse practitioners)14218.7
  • DECCA, Dutch Expertise Centre for Child Abuse; ER, Emergency Room.