Measure for measure: the quest for valid indicators of non-fatal injury incidence

Cryer, P.C. and Langley, J.D. and Stephenson, S.C. and Jarvis, S.N. and Edwards, P. (2002) Measure for measure: the quest for valid indicators of non-fatal injury incidence. Public Health (London), 116 (5). pp. 257-262. ISSN 0033-3506. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

Comments on a study that considered the criterion validity of public health indicators based on serious long bone fracture and length of hospital stay. Analysis of the empirical evidence and the long bone fracture indicators identified in the study; Proposals for national non-fatal unintentional injury indicators; Benefits of the national indicators for injury prevention; Details of plans to develop valid indicators for non-injury occurrence

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Paula Loader
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2008 23:42
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2010 14:30
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/8298 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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