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Section 4
Abusive Head Trauma: Situations that Trigger Abusive Events

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Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

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- Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Abusive Head Trauma/Shaken Baby Syndrome is 100% Preventable. Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, p. 1, 3-6.

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