[Treatment of injuries in emergency departments: characteristics of victims and place of injury, São Paulo State, Brazil, 2005].


The objective of this study was to analyze the characteristics and place of occurrence of injuries treated in emergency departments. A total of 35,107 emergency department visits for injuries were analyzed, excluding traffic injuries, in São Paulo State, Brazil, 2005. The majority of victims were male (59.1%), and from 0 to 29 years of age (62.1%). Leading… (More)


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