Regional mortality from motor vehicle traffic injury: relationships among place-of-occurrence, place-of-death, and place-of-residence.

@article{Lu2000RegionalMF,
  title={Regional mortality from motor vehicle traffic injury: relationships among place-of-occurrence, place-of-death, and place-of-residence.},
  author={Tsung-Hsueh Lu and Ming Chih Chou and Meng Chi Lee},
  journal={Accident; analysis and prevention},
  year={2000},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={65-9}
}
Regional mortality data, which are compiled according to place-of-residence of the decedent, are an important reference for regional health planning and resource allocation. However, it would be inappropriate to apply these data to studies of environmental risk factors if a large proportion of fatal motor vehicle traffic injuries (MVTI) in fact occur… CONTINUE READING