To determine the association between bicycle helmet legislation and bicycle safety education and the use of bicycle helmets by children under age 16 years.
Anonymous questionnaire and direct observations of bicycle helmet use, Setting : Four predominantly white, upper-middle class suburbs of Cleveland, Ohio.
All students in grades 1 through 7 attending public school on the day of the survey and children riding bicycles in a direct observational study, Interventions : Beachwood had bicycle helmet legislation and safety education.
Orange had only bicycle helmet legislation.
Pepper Pike and Moreland Hills did not have bicycle helmet legislation or safety education.
Mots-clés Pascal : Sécurité, Casque, Education sanitaire, Protection, Législation, Adolescent, Questionnaire, Utilisation, Connaissance, Comportement, Prévention, Etats Unis, Homme, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Safety, Helmet, Health education, Protection, Legislation, Adolescent, Questionnaire, Use, Knowledge, Behavior, Prevention, United States, Human, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0480422
Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199501.