An epidemiological study of head injuries in a UK population attending an emergency department.

@article{Yates2006AnES,
  title={An epidemiological study of head injuries in a UK population attending an emergency department.},
  author={Philip J. Yates and W. Huw Williams and Anette Harris and Alison Round and Rosalind E. Jenkins},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={2006},
  volume={77 5},
  pages={
          699-701
        }
}
We aimed to identify the attendance rate for all head injuries, and for moderate to severe head injury (MSHI), in an emergency department (ED), and related risk factors for MSHI, including age, sex, area of residence, and socioeconomic status (SES). This was a retrospective descriptive epidemiological study of an ED database of head injury attendances over 6 years, carried out in an ED that serves both urban and mixed rural and urban areas, with a wide socioeconomic range, and a total… CONTINUE READING

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