Differing patterns in thermal injury incidence and hospitalisations among 0–4 year old children from England

OBJECTIVE To describe patterns in thermal injury incidence and hospitalisations by age, gender, calendar year and socioeconomic status among 0-4 year olds in England for the period 1998-2013. PARTICIPANTS 708,050 children with linked primary care and hospitalisation data from the Clinical Practice Research Datalink (CPRD) and Hospital Episode Statistics… CONTINUE READING