Recurrent violent injury: magnitude, risk factors, and opportunities for intervention from a statewide analysis.

@article{Kaufman2016RecurrentVI,
  title={Recurrent violent injury: magnitude, risk factors, and opportunities for intervention from a statewide analysis.},
  author={Elinore J Kaufman and Kristin L Rising and Douglas J. Wiebe and David J Ebler and Marie L Crandall and M Kit Delgado},
  journal={The American journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={34 9},
  pages={1823-30}
}
INTRODUCTION Although preventing recurrent violent injury is an important component of a public health approach to interpersonal violence and a common focus of violence intervention programs, the true incidence of recurrent violent injury is unknown. Prior studies have reported recurrence rates from 0.8% to 44%, and risk factors for recurrence are not well… CONTINUE READING