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, cilt.39, ss.535-546, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 39 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.injury.2007.02.042
  • Dergi Adı: INJURY-INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF THE CARE OF THE INJURED
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.535-546

Özet

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.