Injury mortality among American Indian and Alaska Native children and youth--United States, 1989-1998.

@article{2003InjuryMA,
  title={Injury mortality among American Indian and Alaska Native children and youth--United States, 1989-1998.},
  author={},
  journal={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report},
  year={2003},
  volume={52 30},
  pages={697-701}
}
  • Published 2003 in MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report
Injuries account for 75% of all deaths among American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) children and youth, and AI/ANs have an overall injury-related death rate that is twice the U.S. rate for all racial/ethnic populations. However, rate disparities vary by area and by cause. To help focus prevention efforts, CDC analyzed injury mortality data by Indian… CONTINUE READING