Pedestrian road traffic collisions in South Africa.

@article{Brysiewicz2001PedestrianRT,
  title={Pedestrian road traffic collisions in South Africa.},
  author={Petra Brysiewicz},
  journal={Accident and emergency nursing},
  year={2001},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={194-7}
}
Pedestrian road traffic collisions continue to account for a large number of the clients attending the accident & emergency units in South Africa. These victims include both adults and children, and can lead to serious lifelong consequences for the victims and their families. A pilot study was carried out in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal in order to investigate the injuries sustained by pedestrian paediatric clients who were involved in road traffic collisions in South Africa. The findings of the study… CONTINUE READING