The association of material deprivation component measures with injury hospital separations in British Columbia, Canada


Researchers examined social disparities across neighbourhood levels of income, education, and employment related to overall injury hospital separations in British Columbia. Further, the study examines the relationships of social disparities to a set of three injury prevention priorities in British Columbia (transport-related (motor vehicle occupant, pedestrian and cyclist), falls in older adults, and youth self-harm.

Rajabali F, Zheng A, Turcotte K, Zhang LR, Kao D, Rasali D, Okay M, Pike I. The association of material deprivation component measures with injury hospital separations in British Columbia, Canada. Injury Epidemiology. 2019 Jun 10; 6:20. https://doi.org/10.1186/s40621-019-0198-7

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