Inequities in Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma According to Neighborhood Social and Material Deprivation: A Population-Level Study in British Columbia, Canada


This study explored the relationship between neighborhood social and material deprivation and the rates of abusive head trauma (AHT), and whether it differs according to sex, and following the implementation of the Period of PURPLE Crying (PURPLE) program.

Beaulieu E, Jiang A, Zheng A, Rajabali F, Pike I. Inequities in Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma According to Neighborhood Social and Material Deprivation: A Population-Level Study in British Columbia, Canada. Child Maltreat. 2019 Dec 12:1077559519892332. doi: 10.1177/1077559519892332. Epub ahead of print.

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