5055.0 Innovations in Injury Research Methods

Wednesday, November 2, 2011: 8:30 AM
Session Objectives: Define a case crossover design is and when it is appropriate to use. List factors which influence whether injured persons are treated in ED for injuries Describe indicators that can be used for monitoring and evaluating Injury Research Centers.
Motao Zhu, MD, MS

8:30 AM
8:50 AM
Case Crossover Designs: Utility for Studying Child Injury Risk
Jennifer Kuhn, MS and Amy Damashek, PhD
9:10 AM
Health insurance status and utilizing the emergency department for treatment of nonfatal injury
Li-Hui Chen, MS, PhD, Margaret Warner, PhD, Gordon S. Smith, MD, MPH and Diane Makuc, DrPH
9:30 AM
Identifying indicators to monitor and evaluate injury research centers
Carol Runyan, PhD, Mariana Garrettson, MPH, Jeffrey H. Coben, MD and Sue Lin Yee, MA, MPH

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Organized by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services
Endorsed by: Family Violence Prevention Forum

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