Clin Pediatr (Phila) volume 59, issue 13, P1141-1149 2020 DOI: 10.1177/0009922819901011 View full text
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Daniel Li, Kris R. Jatana, Sandhya Kistamgari, Gary A. Smith

Abstract: This study investigates children <18 years old with nonfatal all-terrain vehicle (ATV)–related head and neck injuries treated in United States emergency departments by analyzing data from the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System from 1990 to 2014. An estimated 279 391 children received emergency treatment during the 25-year study period. The number of injuries remained relatively constant from 1990 to 1997, increased by 142.9% from 1997 to 2007, and then decreased by 37.4% from 2007 to 2014. The …

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