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dc.contributor.authorNeghab, M.
dc.contributor.authorRajaei Fard, A.
dc.contributor.authorHabibi, M.
dc.contributor.authorChoobineh, A.
dc.date.accessioned2014-06-17T07:48:31Z
dc.date.available2014-06-17T07:48:31Z
dc.date.issued2006EN
dc.identifier.issn1020-3397EN
dc.identifier.otherhttp://applications.emro.who.int/emhj/1206/12_6_2006_824_833.pdfEN
dc.identifier.urihttps://apps.who.int/iris/handle/10665/117159
dc.description824-833EN
dc.description.abstractData on home accidents for a 3-year period [‎2000-2002]‎ were collected from health houses, health centres and hospitals involved in a home accident prevention programme in Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran. A total of 15 402 accidents were registered, with a mortality rate of 1.3%. Accidents were more common in women than in men [‎52.1% versus 47.9%]‎ and urban than rural areas [‎66.3% versus 33.7%]‎. Burns [‎66.5%]‎, followed by injuries due to sharp objects [‎11.3%]‎ were the most common causes. Accidents were more prevalent in children aged under 5 years, followed by 5-9 and 15-19 years of ageEN
dc.language.isoenEN
dc.subjectBurnsEN
dc.subjectPrevalenceEN
dc.subjectMortalityEN
dc.subjectQuestionnairesEN
dc.subject.meshHome AccidentsEN
dc.titleHome accidents in rural and urban areas of Shiraz, 2000-02EN
dc.relation.ispartofjournalEMHJ - Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 12 (‎6)‎, 824-833, 2006


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