Developing and evaluating approaches for utilising injury data to support product safety initiatives
Catchpoole, Jesani Mitsuko (2015) Developing and evaluating approaches for utilising injury data to support product safety initiatives. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.
With increasing concern about consumer product-related injuries in Australia, product safety regulators need evidence-based research to understand risks and patterns to inform their decision making. This study analysed paediatric injury data to identify and quantify product-related injuries in children to inform product safety prioritisation. This study provides information on novel techniques for interrogating health data to identify trends and patterns in product-related injuries to inform strategic directions in this growing area of concern.
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|Item Type:||QUT Thesis (PhD)|
|Supervisor:||Vallmuur, Kirsten & Walker, Sue|
|Keywords:||Injury data, Injury Surveillance, Product Causality, Product involvement fcator, Product-related injury, Product Safety, Prioritisation|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Qld (CARRS-Q)
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Institution:||Queensland University of Technology|
|Deposited On:||13 May 2015 02:26|
|Last Modified:||08 Sep 2015 06:18|
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