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6 edition of Injury in America found in the catalog.

Injury in America

a continuing public health problem

by

  • 31 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Wounds and injuries -- United States -- Epidemiology,
    • Wounds and injuries -- United States -- Prevention,
    • Wounds and injuries -- Research -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCommittee on Trauma Research, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council and the Institute of Medicine.
      ContributionsCommittee on Trauma Research (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRD93.8 .I55 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 164 p. :
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2555042M
      ISBN 100309035457
      LC Control Number85060999

      The National Safety Council eliminates preventable deaths at work, in homes and communities, and on the road through leadership, research, education and advocacy. Donate to our cause. The National Safety Council is a nonprofit, (c)(3) organization. ©. The CBIS and CBIST certifications are developed and administrated through the Brain Injury Association of America. Applicants must have had hours of currently verifiable direct contact experience with people with brain injury. Experience can be paid employment and/or academic internship.


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Each set of bars shows the age specific injury episode rates for four age groups, which are under 15 years, 15 through 24 years, 25 through 64 years, and 65 years and over.

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x Trauma is the most common cause of death in adults between 24 and 44 years in the United States of America (USA) with almost every third death in this age group resulting from an accident [1,2]. As a consequence, research over the last decades focused on preclinical and clinical care of severely injured patients.

To improve the medical care and outcome of patients with multiple trauma in the. Every 21 Seconds, one person in the USA sustains a brain injury.

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