An overview of geospatial methods used in unintentional injury epidemiology

@inproceedings{Singh2016AnOO,
  title={An overview of geospatial methods used in unintentional injury epidemiology},
  author={Himalaya Singh and Lauren Victoria Fortington and Helen Thompson and Caroline F. Finch},
  booktitle={Injury Epidemiology},
  year={2016}
}
BackgroundInjuries are a leading cause of death and disability around the world. Injury incidence is often associated with socio-economic and physical environmental factors. The application of geospatial methods has been recognised as important to gain greater understanding of the complex nature of injury and the associated diverse range of geographically-diverse risk factors. Therefore, the aim of this paper is to provide an overview of geospatial methods applied in unintentional injury… CONTINUE READING
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