Road traffic injuries as seen in a Nigerian teaching hospital


Trauma is a major problem in both developing and developed countries. World wide road-traffic injuries (RTIs) represent 25% of all trauma deaths. Injuries cause 12% of the global disease burden and are the third commonest cause of death globally. In our own environment, trauma is also important, with RTIs being a leading cause of morbidity and mortality… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00264-010-1080-y


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