5194.0: Wednesday, November 15, 2000: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM

Risk factors for injury and its outcomes

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
Presider(s):Andrew Lincoln, ScD
2:30 PMAfter the crash: assessing the medical and rehabilitative needs of head-injured survivors of motor vehicle crashes at discharge from acute trauma care
Judy B Kleppel, MD, MPH, Andrew E Lincoln, ScD, MS, Flaura K Winston, MD, PhD
2:42 PMFall Risk Reduction among the elderly: An assessment of health education in rehabilitation settings
Karen Lord Berg, PT;MPH, Satya P Krishnan, PhD, CHES
2:54 PMInjury surveillance in a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center: Looking at Acute Stress Disorder symptoms in children and parents after traffic crashes
Nancy Kassam-Adams, PhD, Flaura K. Winston, MD, PhD, Cara M. Vivarelli, MPH, Perry Stafford, MD
3:06 PMPredictive factors of patient length of stay in urgent care
Constance M. Donovan, RN, BA, Colleen M. Renier, BS
3:18 PMRace and the risk of hospitalization for falls and fall comorbidities
Roger B. Trent, PhD, Arthur Ellis, MA
3:30 PMRisk factors for disability discharge after anterior cruciate ligament injury in active-duty Army personnel
Andrew E Lincoln, ScD, MS, Warren R Dunn, MD, Richard Y Hinton, MD, MPH, MEd, PT, Gordon S Smith, MD, MPH, Paul J Amoroso, MD, MPH
Sponsor:Injury Control and Emergency Health Services
Cosponsors:Disability Forum; Environment; Epidemiology

The 128th Annual Meeting of APHA