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  1. Predictors of automobile crashes and moving violations among elderly drivers.

    Article - En anglais

    Objective 

    To identify the factors associated with automobile crashes, moving violations, and being stopped by police in a cohort of elderly drivers.

    Design 

    Prospective cohort study.

    Setting 

    Urban community.

    Participants 

    All 283 persons who drove between 1990 and 1991, selected from a representative cohort of community-living persons aged 72 years and older in New Haven, Connecticut.

    Measurements 

    Data on independent variables in five domains (demographic, health, psychosocial, activity, and physical performance) were collected in structured interviews before events occurred.

    The outcome measure was the self-report of involvement in automobile crashes, moving violations, or being stopped by police in a 1-year period.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Accident circulation, Conduite véhicule, Facteur risque, Epidémiologie, Prévention, Vieillard, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Traffic accident, Vehicle driving, Risk factor, Epidemiology, Prevention, Elderly, Human

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

    Cote : 95-0086370

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 09/06/1995.