Injury and Violence
Department of Pediatrics; Department of Surgery; Department of Emergency Medicine
Medical Subject Headings
Wounds and Injuries
Emergency Medicine | Pediatrics
Injury is the leading cause of death for persons 1–44 years and the 4th leading cause of death overall. Regardless of whether intentional or unintentional, injury is both predictable and preventable.
Rogers, Daniel J.; Manno, Mariann M.; DeRoss, Anthony; and Hirsh, Michael P., "Injury and Violence" (2009). Emergency Medicine. Paper 11.