TITLE

Youth Safety Education and Injury Prevention Program

AUTHOR(S)
Hall-Long, Bethany A.; Schell, Kathleen; Corrigan, Virginia
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Pediatric Nursing;Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p141
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides a case evaluation of a school based youth safety education program based on the Think First National Injury Prevention Program curriculum in the United States. Overview of safety programs and related literature; Methodology used; Results; Conclusions.
ACCESSION #
4358024

 

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