Striking a balance between risk and protection: fathers' attitudes and practices toward child injury prevention.

@article{Brussoni2011StrikingAB,
  title={Striking a balance between risk and protection: fathers' attitudes and practices toward child injury prevention.},
  author={Mariana Brussoni and Lise L. Olsen},
  journal={Journal of developmental and behavioral pediatrics : JDBP},
  year={2011},
  volume={32 7},
  pages={491-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To gain understanding of fathers' attitudes, decisions, and practices regarding the level of risk they are willing to expose their children to and the level of protection they feel is necessary. METHODS Interviews were conducted with a diverse sample of 32 fathers of children aged 2 to 7 years in British Columbia. Questions addressed fathers' roles and typical activities with their children, child safety concerns and practices. Grounded theory methods guided data analysis… CONTINUE READING

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