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Bicycle-related injuries to children and parental attitudes regarding bicycle safety



Bicycle-related injuries to children and parental attitudes regarding bicycle safety



Clinical Pediatrics 43(3): 251-259



This study was conducted to evaluate bicycle-related injuries among children requiring emergency treatment, assess the use of safety measures before and after injuries, and determine parental attitudes regarding bicycle safety. 658 children treated for bicycle-related injuries at the emergency department of Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA, during a one-year period were examined. Follow-up contact with patients' families was made by telephone or mail within 2 months.

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Accession: 004054757

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PMID: 15094949

DOI: 10.1177/000992280404300306


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