THE INFLUENCE OF SEAT BELT WEARING ON THE INCIDENCE OF SEVERE HEAD INJURY

A retrospective follow-up of patients admitted to hospital with a diagnosis of head injury in two sample years, before and after the introduction of legislation requiring the use of seat belts, has been undertaken. This shows a marked reduction in the incidence of severe head injury following the introduction of this legislation.

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    Australian Medical Publishing Company, Limited

    71-79 Arundel, Glebe
    Sydney, New South Wales 2037,   Australia 
  • Authors:
    • Petty, P G
  • Publication Date: 1975-11-15

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  • Features: References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 768-769
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  • Accession Number: 00145084
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 30 1977 12:00AM