Form CANTS2B "Suspected Abuse Injury Notesheet - Child" - Illinois

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This is a legal form that was released by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services - a government authority operating within Illinois. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on September 1, 2008;
  • The latest edition provided by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services;
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State of Illinois
CANTS 2B
Department of Children and Family Services
Rev 9/2008
SUSPECTED ABUSE AND INJURY NOTESHEET
SCR. No.
Child’s Name
Investigator
Date
Using the table below, indicate and
describe on the figure(s) the type,
location and size of all marks and
injuries.
Abrasion – Scrape on skin
Burn – Heat, electric, chemical
Blister – Thin rounded swelling of the
skin that contains fluid
Bruise* Skin not broken (describe)
Swelling
Redness
Blue/purple
Green
Yellow
Petechiae – Tiny, purple or red spots
under the skin
Rash – Skin eruption with little or no
elevation
Scar – Mark left after healing
Welt – Elevation on unbroken skin
produced by whip, lash or blow
(One inch)
(_____________)
*Because the coloring of a bruise is
FRONT
BACK
dependent
upon
the
depth,
size,
thickness, skin coloring and amount of
blood at the site of the injury, aging of
bruises is highly inaccurate. However,
redness and swellings are signs of newer
bruising; while yellow is the color
commonly accepted as the shade of a
bruise before it disappears.
I witnessed the observation of
Location:
Time:
I have reviewed the drawings and they
fairly represent the appearance of the
child’s injuries at this time.
Name:
Signature:
Date:
State of Illinois
CANTS 2B
Department of Children and Family Services
Rev 9/2008
SUSPECTED ABUSE AND INJURY NOTESHEET
SCR. No.
Child’s Name
Investigator
Date
Using the table below, indicate and
describe on the figure(s) the type,
location and size of all marks and
injuries.
Abrasion – Scrape on skin
Burn – Heat, electric, chemical
Blister – Thin rounded swelling of the
skin that contains fluid
Bruise* Skin not broken (describe)
Swelling
Redness
Blue/purple
Green
Yellow
Petechiae – Tiny, purple or red spots
under the skin
Rash – Skin eruption with little or no
elevation
Scar – Mark left after healing
Welt – Elevation on unbroken skin
produced by whip, lash or blow
(One inch)
(_____________)
*Because the coloring of a bruise is
FRONT
BACK
dependent
upon
the
depth,
size,
thickness, skin coloring and amount of
blood at the site of the injury, aging of
bruises is highly inaccurate. However,
redness and swellings are signs of newer
bruising; while yellow is the color
commonly accepted as the shade of a
bruise before it disappears.
I witnessed the observation of
Location:
Time:
I have reviewed the drawings and they
fairly represent the appearance of the
child’s injuries at this time.
Name:
Signature:
Date: