Injury epidemiology

research and control strategies by Leon S. Robertson

Publisher: Oxford University Press in New York, NY

Written in English
Published: Pages: 248 Downloads: 636
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StatementLeon S. Robertson.
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LC ClassificationsRD
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 248 p. :
Number of Pages248
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Open LibraryOL22757310M
ISBN 109780195313840

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Injury Epidemiology: Fourth edition Paperback – May 8, by Leon S. Robertson Ph.D. Ph.D. (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from 5/5(1). This book is used in injury prevention courses at UNC, U Minnesota, and other schools. The author is respected and won a lifetime achievement award from the American Public Health Association.

I've read about half the sections, and the book has given me the background that I wanted for injury by: Get this from a library. Injury epidemiology. [Leon S Robertson] -- This textbook presents epidemiologic methods for studying injuries and evaluating interventions to prevent them.

The formation of research questions and the choice of research methods may reveal or. Epidemiology and Public Injury epidemiology book, and wrote a book entitled Injuries: Causes, Control Strategies and Public Policy ().

Seeing the need for a textbook on injury research methods, in I persuaded Oxford University Press to publish the first of. In the Dictionary of Epidemiology, Professor Last offers the following definition: “Epidemiology is the study of the distribution and determinants of health-related states or events in specified populations, and the application of this study to the control of health problems”.

1 I similarly try to define injury epidemiology as the study of the distribution and determinants of Cited by: Epidemiology of Sports Injuries provides the first comprehensive compilation and critical analysis of injury data over a wide range of sports. For each of 24 activities, the book details injury incidence, injury characteristics, injury severity, and injury risk factors.

Each sport-specific chapter also provides suggestions for injury prevention and proposes directions for future research. American Journal of Epidemiology "Begins with an excellent discussion of the various forms of physical energy that are the agents of injury, a description of the Haddon model of understanding the phases and components that comprise injury events and offer options for intervention, and a consideration of standard epidemiologic research : Leon Robertson.

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Heath,) Leon S. Robertson, Ph.D., is a retired. Publisher: Oxford University Press Product Type: Book Author/Editor: Robinson, Leon ISBN: Specialty: Emergency Medicine & Trauma Epidemiology Occupational & Environmental Medicine Language: English Edition: 3rd Pages: Year: Doody's Star Rating®: Score: Focused on team sports like Baseball, Basketball, Gridiron Football, Ice Hockey, Rugby, and Soccer, this publication integratively reviews the existing data on the distribution and determinants of injury in children and youth athletes.

Further, the book includes a chapter on the identification of the epidemiological approach and concludes with suggestions of injury prevention .