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  1. Injuries to preschool-age children in day-care centers : a retrospective record review.

    Article - En anglais

    Objectives.-To increase our understanding of the epidemiologic nature of injuries to children in day-care settings by examining injury logs and to determine appropriate methods for calculating injury rates.

    Design.-Retrospective, with data collected through a review of 1 year's records.

    Setting.-Four suburban day-care centers in the upper Midwest.

    Participants.-five hundred twenty-seven preschool-age children, 275 of whom experienced one or more injuries during the study period.

    Selection Procedure.-Convenience sample.

    Measurements/Results.-Injury rates were calculated based on the number of hours spent in day care in the study year.

    More than 1000 injuries were reported for 527 children.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Crèche, Accident corporel, Enfant, Homme, Etude longitudinale, Age préscolaire, Caractéristique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Nursery, Personal injury, Child, Human, Follow up study, Preschool age, Characteristic

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0577205

    Code Inist : 002B30A02C. Création : 199406.