Medications as risk factors for farm injury.

  title={Medications as risk factors for farm injury.},
  author={William Pickett and Mary L. Chipman and Robert J. Brison and Dorothy Linn Holness},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  volume={28 4},
A case-control study was used to determine whether cases of farm injury were more likely than controls to have been regularly exposed to certain types of medication including those that cause side effects which may predispose to injury. Persons reporting an injury (n = 176) were identified in a population-based mail survey of people on 1364 Ontario farms, and compared to people without injuries using a 4:1 control: case ratio. Bivariate, stratified, and multivariable analyses were used to… CONTINUE READING