DOI: 10.5123/s1679-49742018000200001
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Abstract: AbstractObjective: to identify the magnitude and factors associated with death and serious injuries among victims of traffic accidents in the urban area of Goiânia, Brazil. Methods: cross-sectional study with linkage between records of the Mortality Information System (SIM) Hospital Information System of the Brazilian National Health System (SIH/SUS) and occurrences of traffic accidents, from January to June 2013; Poisson regression was used. Results: among 9,795 identified victims, there were 155 deaths and …

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