Unintentional non-fatal home-related injuries in Central Anatolia, Turkey: Frequencies, characteristics, and outcomes


ALPTEKIN F., USKUN E., KİŞİOĞLU A. N. , ÖZTÜRK M.

INJURY-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CARE OF THE INJURED, vol.39, no.5, pp.535-546, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

Injuries constitute a major public health problem worldwide. Homes are an important setting for non-fatal. unintentional injuries. The aim of this study is to determine the frequency, the characteristics, and the outcome of unintentional non-fatal injuries in the household, and to describe the related risk factors through a community-based survey.