- Vulnerable child syndrome, parental perception of child vulnerability, and emergency department usagePatricia L Chambers
Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 27:1009-13. 2011..Vulnerable child syndrome (VCS) describes children perceived to be at risk for behavioral, developmental, or medical problems. Families with the dynamics of VCS overuse health care resources with frequent visits to doctors' offices...