Parental educational level and injury incidence and mortality among foreign-born children: a cohort study with 46 years follow-up

@inproceedings{Beiki2014ParentalEL,
  title={Parental educational level and injury incidence and mortality among foreign-born children: a cohort study with 46 years follow-up},
  author={Omid Beiki and Najmeh Karimi and Reza Mohammadi},
  booktitle={Journal of injury & violence research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Injury risk during childhood and adolescence vary depending on socio-economic factors. The aim of this study was to study if the risk of fatal and non-fatal unintentional injuries among foreign-born children was similar across parental educational level or not. METHODS In this retrospective cohort study we followed 907,335 children between 1961 and 2007 in Sweden. We established the cohort by linkage between Swedish national registers including cause of death register and in… CONTINUE READING