Resources : Practice Recommendations
CHAMP medical experts have compiled the following Practice Recommendations. Because the field of child abuse is continually changing, these recommendations should be reviewed by a local medical child abuse expert prior to use. The content is current through the date specified for each document.
These recommendations are for public use with attribution.
For information about sexually transmitted infections see:
US Department of Health and Human Services/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sexually Transmitted Infections Treatment Guidelines, 2021. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; July 23, 2021: Vol. 70 (4). It is available online at https://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment-guidelines/default.htm. The section on Sexual Assault and Abuse and STIs can be accessed directly at https://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment-guidelines/sexual-assault.htm.