ERIC Number: EJ609161
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The History of Injury Control and the Epidemiology of Child and Adolescent Injuries.
Grossman, David C.
Future of Children, v10 n1 p23-52 Spr-Sum 2000
Presents a historical overview of injury control and prevention in the United States and offers a summary of current knowledge about the importance of different causes of childhood injury, looking at risk and protective factors that have a bearing on preventive efforts. Injury remains the most important cause of death and disability for children and adolescents today. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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