Cost of Injury—United States: A Report to Congress, 1989

JAMA. 1989;262(20):2803-2804. doi:10.1001/jama.1989.03430200031006.
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Rice DP, MacKenzie EJ, Jones AS, et al. Cost of injury in the United States: a report to Congress . San Francisco: Institute for Health and Aging, University of California; Injury Prevention Center, Johns Hopkins University, 1989.
Committee on Trauma Research, Commission on Life Sciences, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine. Injury in America: a continuing public health problem . Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1985.
Committee to Review the Status and Progress of the Injury Control Program at the Centers for Disease Control. Injury control . Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1988.
National Research Council. Counting injuries and illnesses in the workplace: proposals for better systems . Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1987.
Based on number of years of life expectancy remaining at death.1
Derived from the number of years lost from work by employed persons and from performance of housekeeping services by those who perform them as their major activity.


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