Estimating the burden of road traffic injuries among children and adolescents in urban South Asia.

@article{Hyder2006EstimatingTB,
  title={Estimating the burden of road traffic injuries among children and adolescents in urban South Asia.},
  author={Adnan A. Hyder and Omar Hussein Amach and Nitin Garg and Mariam Temitope Labinjo},
  journal={Health policy},
  year={2006},
  volume={77 2},
  pages={129-39}
}
Over a million people died from road traffic injuries (RTI) globally in the year 2000 and as many as 50 million were injured. Yet there has been little work focused on the South Asia region, let alone the vulnerable segments of population such as children and adolescents. This study aims at measuring the burden of disease caused by urban road traffic injuries among children and adolescents in South Asia. This study selected 26 studies for review and data extraction out of 1505 published… CONTINUE READING

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