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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Crandon, Ivor W.; Harding, Hyacinth E.; Branday, Joseph M.; Simeon, D. T.; Rhoden, Ann Marie; Carpenter, Reginald A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Article Title
The Prevalence of Seat Belt Use in Kingston, Jamaica: A Follow-up Observational Study Five Years After the Introduction of Legislation
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2005
Volume ID
54
Issue ID
Suppl. 2
Page(s)
52
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
Objective: To assess the effect of legislation on driver and passenger seat belt use and the impact on road traffic accidents in Jamaica. Method: This is an observational cross-sectional study. Data were expressed as frequences or means with standard deviations as appropriate and were analyzed using the SPSS version 10.0 Differences in seat belt use between genders and grades of vehicles were examined using chi square tests.....
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