ERIC Number: EJ609160
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Unintentional Injuries in Childhood: Analysis and Recommendations.
Deal, Lisa W.; Gomby, Deanna S.; Zippiroli, Lorraine; Behrman, Richard E.
Future of Children, v10 n1 p4-22 Spr-Sum 2000
Analyzes preventive strategies to reduce childhood injuries through education, environmental change, and enforcement of legislation and regulation, offering recommendations for steps to reduce the toll of injuries on children's lives. After discussing the magnitude, trends, and costs associated with childhood injuries and models for prevention, the paper reviews what is known about the effectiveness of these injury prevention approaches. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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