[Risky behavior for traffic accidents: a survey among medical students in Southern Brazil].

@article{Andrade2003RiskyBF,
  title={[Risky behavior for traffic accidents: a survey among medical students in Southern Brazil].},
  author={Selma Maffei de Andrade and Darli Ant{\^o}nio Soares and Gabriel Pereira Braga and Jemima Herrero Moreira and F{\'a}bio Martins Nardo Botelho},
  journal={Revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira},
  year={2003},
  volume={49 4},
  pages={
          439-44
        }
}
BACKGROUND Traffic accidents are one of the most frequent cause of mortality among Brazilian youths. Therefore, this study aimed at detecting the prevalence of risk factors for such accidents in a young population. METHODS Questionnaires containing questions about risky behavior for traffic accidents were answered by students from the first to the fourth year of the Medical course of the State University of Londrina, Paraná State, Brazil, during October and November, 2000. The chi-square test… CONTINUE READING