Pregnancy and the risk of a traffic crash

@article{Redelmeier2014PregnancyAT,
  title={Pregnancy and the risk of a traffic crash},
  author={Donald A. Redelmeier and Sharon C May and Deva Thiruchelvam and Jon F. R. Barrett},
  journal={Canadian Medical Association Journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={186},
  pages={742 - 750}
}
Introduction: Pregnancy causes diverse physiologic and lifestyle changes that may contribute to increased driving and driving error. We compared the risk of a serious motor vehicle crash during the second trimester to the baseline risk before pregnancy. Methods: We conducted a population-based self-matched longitudinal cohort analysis of women who gave birth in Ontario between April 1, 2006, and March 31, 2011. We excluded women less than age 18 years, those living outside Ontario, those who… Expand
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