5052.0 Slip, trip, and fall-related injuries

Wednesday, November 10, 2010: 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Santosh K. Verma, ScD, MPH, MBBS

Risk Factors for Slipping in U.S. Limited-Service Restaurant Workers
Santosh K. Verma, ScD, MPH, MBBS, Wen R. Chang, PhD, Theodore K. Courtney, MS, CSP, David A. Lombardi, PhD, Yueng-hsiang (Emily) Huang, PhD, Melanye J. Brennan, MS, Murray A. Mittleman, DrPH, James Ware, PhD and Melissa J. Perry, ScD
Fall-related injuries as a leading cause of injury among deployed Army soldiers
Shuva Dawadi, MPH, Keith G. Hauret, MSPH, MPT, Bonnie J. Taylor, PhD and Bruce H. Jones, MD, MPH
Differential characteristics of same level fall injuries in a statewide trauma registry
Tracy Young, MS, James Torner, PhD, MS, Kirk E. Schmitt, MS, NREMT-P and Corinne Peek-Asa, PhD, MPH
Outcomes of improved fall prevention training for apprentice carpenters
Brad Evanoff, MD, MPH, Vicki Kaskutas, MHS, OTR/L, Ann Marie Dale, OTR/L, PhD, John Gaal, D Ed, Mark Fuchs, BA and Hester J. Lipscomb, PhD

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Organized by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)