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F P Rivara, T D Koepsell, D C Grossman, C Mock
CONTEXT: Approximately 10 million cars with automatic shoulder belt systems are currently in use in the United States. However, reports on the effectiveness of such restraints have yielded conflicting results. OBJECTIVE: To determine the effectiveness of automatic shoulder belt systems in reducing the risk of injury and death among front-seat passenger vehicle occupants. DESIGN, SETTING, AND SUBJECTS: Analysis of data collected from the 1993-1996 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Crashworthiness Data System on front-seat occupants involved in 25,811 tow-away crashes of passenger cars, light trucks, vans, and sport utility vehicles...
June 7, 2000: JAMA: the Journal of the American Medical Association
M A Mattila, T Jama
INTRODUCTION: It is important to know which level of tactical preparedness is reached after completing lectures and training included in a medical curriculum. A computer-based interactive programme aimed for tactical training of emergency care tactics at the scene (Matimed, Matimed Ltd, Kuopio, Finland) was used in testing the skills of 20 medical students. METHOD: In this standardised test, every student first received guided introduction on the technical use of the programme...
July 1997: Prehospital and Disaster Medicine
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