Objective.-To determine the number, distribution, determinants, and health consequences of occupational injuries among working adolescents in New York State.
Design.-A retrospective, population-based analysis of New York State workers'compensation award data and the Annual Demographic File, a supplement to the US Bureau of the Census Current Population Survey.
Participants.-Adolescents, aged 14 through 17 years, who received workers' compensation awards for occupational injury from 1980 through 1987.
Main Outcome Measures.
(1) Numbers, types, and rates of occupational injuries in working adolescents by age, sex, industry, and occupation;
(2) health consequences of injury, especially disability and death;
and (3) secular trends in injury award rates.
Mots-clés Pascal : Médecine travail, Adolescent, Homme, New York, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Dommage corporel, Etude longitudinale
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Occupational medicine, Adolescent, Human, New York, United States, North America, America, Physical injury, Follow up study
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0514691
Code Inist : 002B30B04. Création : 199406.