Despite overall low pediatric head injury mortality, disparities exist between races.

@article{Falcone2008DespiteOL,
  title={Despite overall low pediatric head injury mortality, disparities exist between races.},
  author={Richard A. Falcone and Colin Martin and Rebeccah L. Brown and V{\'i}ctor Frades Garc{\'i}a},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={43 10},
  pages={1858-64}
}
BACKGROUND To continually improve quality of care, it is important for centers caring for children with head injury to evaluate their overall outcome and that among diverse patient groups. METHODS Data on children with head injuries were extracted from the National Trauma Data Bank of the American College of Surgeons and our local trauma registry. Unadjusted mortality, as well as stratified analysis and logistic regression modeling, was used to evaluate overall and race-specific mortality… CONTINUE READING

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