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Infant abusive head trauma incidence in Queensland, Australia.
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PMID:  22850082     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This study describes the incidence of head injuries caused by abuse in an Australian infant sample. The frequency of abusive head trauma established by the study is comparable with that reported both internationally and for age-incidence peaks of alternate forms of childhood injury, highlighting the need for investment in prevention initiatives.
Authors:
Melissa Kaltner; Justin Kenardy; Robyne Le Brocque; Andrew Page
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-7-31
Journal Detail:
Title:  Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1475-5785     ISO Abbreviation:  Inj. Prev.     Publication Date:  2012 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-8-1     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9510056     Medline TA:  Inj Prev     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Centre of National Research on Disability and Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia.
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