Ocular injuries in all-terrain-vehicle accidents.

  title={Ocular injuries in all-terrain-vehicle accidents.},
  author={Vera A Mayercik and Andrew W. Eller and Susan Tonya Stefko},
  volume={43 9},
OBJECTIVE To examine the occurrence and extent of ocular injuries in ATV accidents in southwestern Pennsylvania. METHODS This was a retrospective chart review of 37 adults and 43 children at UPMC Mercy Hospital, UMPC Presbyterian Hospital, and Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Trauma Registry. The Trauma Registry was searched for patients sustaining ocular injuries related to an ATV accident. Records were de-identified by an honest broker and analysed in this study. RESULTS Eighty percent… CONTINUE READING