Helmet characteristics and injury outcomes among collision-involved motorcyclists in California
Describe the helmet characteristics of collision-involved motorcyclists in California Describe how the risk of head injury varies by helmet type and DOT certification Describe the incidence of death and how the risk of death is affected by helmet characteristics Discuss the strengths, limitations, and future steps of this study
Keyword(s): Motor Vehicles, Injury Prevention
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I hold a PhD in epidemiology and have been involved in injury epidemiology for many years.I hold MPH and PhD (Epidemiology) degrees and have been involved in designing and conducting injury studies for more than a decade. I have received ten or more research grants as a PI. I conceptualized, obtained funding for, and executed the current project.
Thomas Rice, MPH, PhD
Safe Transportation Research & Education Center
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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