A controlled population-based study of a childhood injury prevention program in four suburban Massachusetts communities was able to demonstrate a 15.3 percent decrease in injury rates for children ages 0-5 years.
A substantial improvement was seen in the relative risk for injury in the intervention as compared with control communities.
The major intervention was a pediatric counseling program taking place within a context of various community education efforts.
Mots-clés Pascal : Homme, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Traumatisme, Enfant, Epidémiologie, Prévention, Programme sanitaire, Education sanitaire, Accident, Milieu urbain, Etats Unis
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Human, North America, America, Trauma, Child, Epidemiology, Prevention, Sanitary program, Health education, Accident, Urban environment, United States
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 91-0560090
Code Inist : 002B16. Création : 199406.