Epidemiology of nonfatal bicycle injuries presenting to United States emergency departments, 2001-2008.

@article{Chen2013EpidemiologyON,
  title={Epidemiology of nonfatal bicycle injuries presenting to United States emergency departments, 2001-2008.},
  author={William S Chen and Roger Y Dunn and Allison J. Chen and James G. Linakis},
  journal={Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={20 6},
  pages={570-5}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to describe the epidemiology of bicycle-related injuries presenting to United States emergency departments (EDs). METHODS The National Electronic Injury Surveillance System All Injury Program (NEISS-AIP) database was used to derive national, weighted estimates of nonfatal ED visits for bicycle-related injuries by patient age, sex, diagnosis, injured body part, locale of incident, traffic-relatedness of incident, and month of incident. RESULTS Males… CONTINUE READING
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