TITLE

Is there a greater risk of dying in a car crash when other passengers are unrestrained?

AUTHOR(S)
Redelmeier, Donald A.; Van Spall, Harriette G. C.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/8/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 12, p1793
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the risk of dying in a car crash when other passengers are not wearing seatbelts. Reference to a study by P. Cummings and F. P. Rivara in the 2004 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association"; Direct benefit from wearing a seatbelt when travelling; Risk ratios for death of target occupants.
ACCESSION #
13258293

 

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