[Mortality, years of life lost, and incidence of occupational accidents in the State of Bahia, Brazil].

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This study of occupational accidents presents estimates for mortality, years of potential life lost, and cumulative incidence of severe cases (over 15 workdays lost) in Bahia State, Brazil, 2000. A correction factor was produced by comparing different data sources. Data were taken from compensation claims in the National Social Security Unified Benefits… (More)

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@article{Santana2007MortalityYO, title={[Mortality, years of life lost, and incidence of occupational accidents in the State of Bahia, Brazil].}, author={Vilma Sousa Santana and Jos{\'e} Bouzas Ara{\'u}jo-Filho and Marlene das Dores Medeiros Silva and Paulo Rog{\'e}rio Albuquerque-Oliveira and Anadergh Barbosa-Branco and Let{\'i}cia Coelho da Costa Nobre}, journal={Cadernos de saude publica}, year={2007}, volume={23 11}, pages={2643-52} }