Epidemiological aspects of road trauma in rural and remote north Queensland: A 12 month snapshot
Turner, Richard , Veitch, Craig , Sheehan, Mary C., Siskind, Victor, Hatfield, Frith, Preston, Robyn, de la Rue, Stephanie, & Marshall, L. (2005) Epidemiological aspects of road trauma in rural and remote north Queensland: A 12 month snapshot. In North Queensland Surgeons Conference, November 2005, Townsville, Queensland.
The human, social and economic costs of road crashes are disproportionately higher in rural and remote areas compared to metropolitan areas. This study aims to describe the road crash injury profile in such areas of north Queensland, in terms of specific outcomes and possible contributory factors.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Additional Information:||All authors except Mary Sheehan and Victor Siskind are from James Cook University. For more information, please refer to the conference website (see hypertext link) or contact the authors.|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > COMMERCE MANAGEMENT TOURISM AND SERVICES (150000) > TRANSPORTATION AND FREIGHT SERVICES (150700) > Road Transportation and Freight Services (150703)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES (111700) > Epidemiology (111706)
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Qld (CARRS-Q)|
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2005 (please consult authors)|
|Deposited On:||10 Oct 2007|
|Last Modified:||11 Aug 2011 04:04|
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