Risk of childhood injury: predictors of mothers' perceptions.

  title={Risk of childhood injury: predictors of mothers' perceptions.},
  author={Eva Sellstr{\"o}m and Sven G Bremberg and Anita G{\"a}rling and Jan Olof H{\"o}rnquist},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of public health},
  volume={28 3},
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Safety education often targets parental risk perception. Predictors of risk perception, however, are not well known, thus limiting the feasibility of effective safety education. Accordingly, in this study, a range of predictors of maternal risk perception were examined. METHODS A random sample of 870 mothers in northern Sweden was included in the study. Three different questionnaires, with scenarios of a burn injury, a bicycle injury in the home environment, and a… CONTINUE READING

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