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Trends in infant abduction.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12371245     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Progress has been made in reducing the number of infant abductions in the last five years, but there are still some serious problems for security and nursing managers, not the least of which is complacency. The article analyzes statistics on infant kidnapping which have been maintained by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) since 1983.
Authors:
Cathy Nahirny
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of healthcare protection management : publication of the International Association for Hospital Security     Volume:  18     ISSN:  0891-7930     ISO Abbreviation:  J Healthc Prot Manage     Publication Date:  2002  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2002-10-09     Completed Date:  2002-11-05     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8506548     Medline TA:  J Healthc Prot Manage     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  30-4     Citation Subset:  H    
Affiliation:
Case Analysis and Support Division, NCMEC, Alexandria, VA, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Continental Population Groups
Crime / prevention & control,  statistics & numerical data*
Ethnic Groups
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Nurseries, Hospital / statistics & numerical data*
Patient Identification Systems
Security Measures*
United States / epidemiology

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