Affordable Access

Injuries to adolescents and young adults.

Authors
  • Bass, J L
  • Gallagher, S S
  • Mehta, K A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Pediatric clinics of North America
Publication Date
Feb 01, 1985
Volume
32
Issue
1
Pages
31–39
Identifiers
PMID: 3975095
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Death rates in adolescents are on the rise--the only age group for which this is true. Unintentional injuries, homicide, and suicide account for 80 per cent of all deaths in this group. The authors summarize the available morbidity and mortality data.

Report this publication

Statistics

Seen <100 times