The Utility of Seat Belt Signs to Predict Intra-Abdominal Injury Following Motor Vehicle Crashes

@article{Bansal2009TheUO,
  title={The Utility of Seat Belt Signs to Predict Intra-Abdominal Injury Following Motor Vehicle Crashes},
  author={V. Bansal and C. Conroy and G. Tominaga and R. Coimbra},
  journal={Traffic Injury Prevention},
  year={2009},
  volume={10},
  pages={567 - 572}
}
Objective: Safety belts are the most important safety system in motor vehicles and should always be worn to prevent serious injury. The purpose of this study, using Crash Injury Research Engineering Network (CIREN) data, was to assess occupant and crash factors associated with minor contusions and abrasions caused by the safety belt (commonly referred to as seat belt signs) and their association with serious intra-abdominal trauma. Methods: CIREN data were used to determine which factors are… Expand
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