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Further information

Bruising in non-mobile infants - information for professionals

Please find attached the West Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group leaflet on bruising in young babies.  This leaflet (PDF 899KB) has been developed across the 4LSCB areas of Southampton, Portsmouth, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight to reassure and explain the protocol for assessing bruises in non-mobile babies to parents and carers.

Please also find attached the 4LSCB (Local Safeguarding Childrens Board) protocol (PDF 468KB) regarding bruising in infants who are not independently mobile.

If you are worried that a child may be at risk of abuse, harm or neglect please visit the Southampton City Council 'Protecting Children' webpage. 

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