INJURY-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CARE OF THE INJURED, vol.39, no.5, pp.535-546, 2008 (SCI-Expanded)
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INJURY-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CARE OF THE INJURED
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
unintentional, non-fatal, home injury, frequency, characteristics, outcome, causes of injury, OLDER-PEOPLE, FALLS, EPIDEMIOLOGY, HEALTH, MORTALITY, 15-44-YEAR-OLDS, COMMUNITY, ISTANBUL, CHILDREN, COSTS
Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated:
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.