The effects of recall on estimating annual nonfatal injury rates for children and adolescents.

@article{Harel1994TheEO,
  title={The effects of recall on estimating annual nonfatal injury rates for children and adolescents.},
  author={Yossi Harel and Mary D. Overpeck and Diane Jones and Peter C. Scheidt and Polly E Bijur and Ann C. Trumble and Judith Esther Anderson},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={1994},
  volume={84 4},
  pages={599-605}
}
OBJECTIVES This study used a recent national population survey on childhood and adolescent non-fatal injuries to investigate the effects of recall bias on estimating annual injury rates. Strategies to adjust for recall bias are recommended. METHODS The 1988 Child Health Supplement to the National Health Interview Survey collected 12-month recall information on injuries that occurred to a national sample of 17,110 children aged 0 through 17 years. Using information on timing of interviews and… CONTINUE READING