Differences in Death Rates due to Injury Among Blacks and Whites, 1984

January 1989
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;1/13/89, Vol. 261 Issue 2, p214
Academic Journal
Describes the epidemiology of four causes of injuries with the largest disparities in black-white deaths in 1984 in the U.S. Evidence showing that homicides accounted for the most deaths from injury; Rate ratios for homicides, residential fires, drownings and pedestrian accidents.


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