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  1. Fulltext. Work-related traumatic brain injury in Washington state, 1988 through 1990.

    Article - En anglais

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    Objectives

    Brain trauma is a major cause of disability in the United States, especially among young adults.

    Work-related brain trauma cases represent a subpopulation that may be amendable to intervention efforts, but largely because of unavailability of data, this group has not previously been studied.

    Methods

    Washington State worker's compensation data were used to identify brain trauma cases and to describe incidence rates with respect to age, gender, and industrial classification.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Traumatisme, Crânioencéphalique, Exposition professionnelle, Homme, Epidémiologie, Washington, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Médecine travail, Industrie, Système nerveux central pathologie, Système nerveux pathologie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Trauma, Craniocerebral, Occupational exposure, Human, Epidemiology, Washington, United States, North America, America, Occupational medicine, Industry, Central nervous system disease, Nervous system diseases

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

    Cote : 94-0567685

    Code Inist : 002B16B. Création : 09/06/1995.