Health outcomes of adults 3 months after injury.

  title={Health outcomes of adults 3 months after injury.},
  author={Leanne M Aitken and Tamzyn M Davey and Jane Ambrose and Luke Brian Connelly and Cheryl Swanson and Nicholas Bellamy},
  volume={38 1},
BACKGROUND Injury is a leading cause of preventable mortality and morbidity in Australia and the world. Despite this there is little research examining the health related quality of life of adults following general trauma. METHODS A prospective cohort design was used to study adults who presented to hospital following injury. Data regarding injury and demographic details was collected through the routine operation of the Queensland Trauma Registry (QTR). In addition, the short form 36 (SF-36… CONTINUE READING

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