Prevention of childhood household injuries: a controlled clinical trial.

@article{Dershewitz1977PreventionOC,
  title={Prevention of childhood household injuries: a controlled clinical trial.},
  author={Robert A. Dershewitz and J. W. Williamson},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={1977},
  volume={67 12},
  pages={
          1148-53
        }
}
Injuries claim the lives of more children each year than the next six leading pediatric disorders combined, and produce injuries that require medical attention for one in three children. In the preschool age group, 91 per cent of these accidents and over one-half the resultant fatalities occur in the home. This paper reports the results of a controlled clinical trial conducted to evaluate the implementation of a health education program intended to reduce the risk of childhood household… CONTINUE READING

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