Ronan A Lyons

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wales
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Getting back to work after injury: the UK Burden of Injury multicentre longitudinal study
    Denise Kendrick
    Division of Primary Care, University Park, Floor 13 Tower Building, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:584. 2012
  2. pmc Change in alcohol outlet density and alcohol-related harm to population health (CHALICE)
    David Fone
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:428. 2012
  3. pmc Comparison of measures of comorbidity for predicting disability 12-months post-injury
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:30. 2013
  4. pmc The advocacy for pedestrian safety study: cluster randomised trial evaluating a political advocacy approach to reduce pedestrian injuries in deprived communities
    Ronan A Lyons
    Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, England
    PLoS ONE 8:e60158. 2013
  5. pmc A systematic review of studies measuring health-related quality of life of general injury populations
    Suzanne Polinder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:783. 2010
  6. pmc A proposed approach in defining population-based rates of major injury from a trauma registry dataset: delineation of hospital catchment areas (I)
    Roxana Alexandrescu
    Trauma Audit and Research Network, Clinical Science Building, Hope Hospital, University of Manchester, Eccles Old Road, Salford, M6 8HD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:80. 2008
  7. pmc Support and Assessment for Fall Emergency Referrals (SAFER 1) trial protocol. Computerised on-scene decision support for emergency ambulance staff to assess and plan care for older people who have fallen: evaluation of costs and benefits using a pragmatic
    Helen Snooks
    Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, Swansea University, Swansea UK
    BMC Emerg Med 10:2. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The injury List of All Deficits (LOAD) Framework--conceptualizing the full range of deficits and adverse outcomes following injury and violence
    Ronan A Lyons
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 17:145-59. 2010
  9. pmc The UK burden of injury study - a protocol. [National Research Register number: M0044160889]
    Ronan A Lyons
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:317. 2007
  10. pmc The influence of local politicians on pedestrian safety
    R A Lyons
    The School of Medicine, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Inj Prev 12:312-5. 2006

Detail Information

Publications61

  1. pmc Getting back to work after injury: the UK Burden of Injury multicentre longitudinal study
    Denise Kendrick
    Division of Primary Care, University Park, Floor 13 Tower Building, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:584. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to quantify RTW and factors predicting RTW following a wide range of injuries...
  2. pmc Change in alcohol outlet density and alcohol-related harm to population health (CHALICE)
    David Fone
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:428. 2012
    ..In this study we investigate the impact of a change in the density of alcohol outlets on alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harms to health in the community...
  3. pmc Comparison of measures of comorbidity for predicting disability 12-months post-injury
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:30. 2013
    ..This study compared different approaches to modelling the impact of comorbidity, collected as part of the routine hospital episode data, on disability outcomes following orthopaedic injury...
  4. pmc The advocacy for pedestrian safety study: cluster randomised trial evaluating a political advocacy approach to reduce pedestrian injuries in deprived communities
    Ronan A Lyons
    Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, England
    PLoS ONE 8:e60158. 2013
    ..To determine whether advocacy targeted at local politicians leads to action to reduce the risk of pedestrian injury in deprived areas...
  5. pmc A systematic review of studies measuring health-related quality of life of general injury populations
    Suzanne Polinder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:783. 2010
    ..We performed a systematic review of studies measuring HRQL in general injury populations with a generic health state measure to summarize existing knowledge...
  6. pmc A proposed approach in defining population-based rates of major injury from a trauma registry dataset: delineation of hospital catchment areas (I)
    Roxana Alexandrescu
    Trauma Audit and Research Network, Clinical Science Building, Hope Hospital, University of Manchester, Eccles Old Road, Salford, M6 8HD, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:80. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Support and Assessment for Fall Emergency Referrals (SAFER 1) trial protocol. Computerised on-scene decision support for emergency ambulance staff to assess and plan care for older people who have fallen: evaluation of costs and benefits using a pragmatic
    Helen Snooks
    Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, Swansea University, Swansea UK
    BMC Emerg Med 10:2. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint The injury List of All Deficits (LOAD) Framework--conceptualizing the full range of deficits and adverse outcomes following injury and violence
    Ronan A Lyons
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 17:145-59. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc The UK burden of injury study - a protocol. [National Research Register number: M0044160889]
    Ronan A Lyons
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:317. 2007
    ....
  10. pmc The influence of local politicians on pedestrian safety
    R A Lyons
    The School of Medicine, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Inj Prev 12:312-5. 2006
    ..To determine whether local politicians influence the distribution of traffic calming measures...
  11. ncbi request reprint Preventing fractures among older people living in institutional care: a pragmatic randomised double blind placebo controlled trial of vitamin D supplementation
    R A Lyons
    School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Singleton Park, SA2 8PP, Swansea, UK
    Osteoporos Int 18:811-8. 2007
    ..Osteoporotic fractures in older people are a major and increasing public health problem. We examined the effect of vitamin D supplementation on fracture rate in people living in sheltered accommodation...
  12. pmc Measuring the population burden of injuries--implications for global and national estimates: a multi-centre prospective UK longitudinal study
    Ronan A Lyons
    Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, College of Medicine, Swansea University, UK
    PLoS Med 8:e1001140. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the population burden of injuries using different approaches from the UK Burden of Injury (UKBOI) and GBD studies...
  13. doi request reprint Measuring the burden of injury
    Ronan A Lyons
    Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Inj Prev 14:3-4. 2008
  14. doi request reprint The advocacy in action study a cluster randomized controlled trial to reduce pedestrian injuries in deprived communities
    R A Lyons
    Center for Health Information, Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK
    Inj Prev 14:e1. 2008
    ..This led to the hypothesis that advocacy could be used to increase local politicians knowledge of pedestrian injury risk and effective interventions, ultimately resulting in improved pedestrian safety...
  15. doi request reprint Using multiple datasets to understand trends in serious road traffic casualties
    Ronan A Lyons
    Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, United Kingdom
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1406-10. 2008
    ..Increasing availability of electronic health data with developments in anonymised data linkage should provide a better platform for monitoring trends in serious road traffic casualties...
  16. pmc The SAIL databank: linking multiple health and social care datasets
    Ronan A Lyons
    Health Information Research Unit, Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:3. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in comparing injury incidence across countries
    R A Lyons
    Centre for Health Improvement through Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, The School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, UK
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:63-70. 2006
    ..These methodological considerations and developments will be further refined and tested and should prove useful tools for those who need to compare injury incidence data across countries...
  18. ncbi request reprint Injuries in homes with certain built forms
    Ronan A Lyons
    School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, Wales
    Am J Prev Med 30:513-20. 2006
    ..Rates of injuries may occur more frequently in different types of homes...
  19. pmc Socioeconomic variation in injury in children and older people: a population based study
    R A Lyons
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff and Centre for Postgraduate Studies, Clinical School, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, Wales, UK
    Inj Prev 9:33-7. 2003
    ..To compare hospital admission rates for all causes and specific causes of injury in children and the elderly by a measure of economic deprivation...
  20. ncbi request reprint Purpose, development and use of injury indicators
    Ronan A Lyons
    The School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Grove Building, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 12:207-11. 2005
    ..In conclusion, we need injury indicators to progress in injury prevention. Imperfect indicators can be used for targeting and evaluating interventions as long as we know and adjust for their limitations...
  21. pmc Home injuries and built form--methodological issues and developments in database linkage
    Robert G Newcombe
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:12. 2005
    ..This study reports methodological developments in database linkage and analysis to improve researchers abilities to utilise large administrative and clinical databases to carry out health and health services research...
  22. pmc Parental factors associated with walking to school and participation in organised activities at age 5: analysis of the Millennium Cohort Study
    Sinead Brophy
    Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, Wales, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:14. 2011
    ..Two sources of activity for children are walking to school and taking part in organised sports and activities. This study uses a large national cohort to examine factors associated with participation in these activities...
  23. doi request reprint Residential Anonymous Linking Fields (RALFs): a novel information infrastructure to study the interaction between the environment and individuals' health
    Sarah E Rodgers
    Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 31:582-8. 2009
    ..The necessity of aggregating health data over areas can impede our understanding of health determinants...
  24. pmc Population based absolute and relative survival to 1 year of people with diabetes following a myocardial infarction: a cohort study using hospital admissions data
    Sinead Brophy
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, SA28PP, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:338. 2010
    ..This study was commissioned by the Department for Transport to develop survival tables for people with diabetes following an AMI in order to inform vehicle licensing...
  25. ncbi request reprint The effect of socioeconomic deprivation on fracture incidence in the United Kingdom
    Sarah Jones
    Collaboration for Accident Prevention and Injury Control, Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, CF14 4XW, UK
    Osteoporos Int 15:520-4. 2004
    ..Lifestyle influences are important in older age groups, but socioeconomic deprivation does not appear to be a risk factor for the development of osteoporotic fractures in elderly people...
  26. doi request reprint The prescribed duration algorithm: utilising 'free text' from multiple primary care electronic systems
    Caroline J Brooks
    Health Information Research Unit HIRU, Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Wales, UK
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:983-9. 2010
    ..To develop and test an algorithm that translates total dose and daily regimen, inputted as 'free text' on a prescription, into numerical values to calculate the prescribed treatment duration...
  27. pmc The SAIL Databank: building a national architecture for e-health research and evaluation
    David V Ford
    Health Information Research Unit, Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Swansea University, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:157. 2009
    ..However, there are considerable challenges that must be addressed before such data can be used for these purposes, to ensure compliance with the legislation and guidelines generally known as Information Governance...
  28. doi request reprint Gestational age, birth weight, and risk of respiratory hospital admission in childhood
    Shantini Paranjothy
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, 5th Floor Neuadd Meirionnydd, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4YS, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 132:e1562-9. 2013
    ..To investigate the risk of emergency respiratory hospital admission during childhood associated with gestational age at birth and growth restriction in utero...
  29. doi request reprint Incidence of Campylobacter and Salmonella infections following first prescription for PPI: a cohort study using routine data
    Sinead Brophy
    Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol 108:1094-100. 2013
    ..To examine the incidence of Campylobacter and Salmonella infection in patients prescribed proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) compared with controls...
  30. pmc Protocol of the baseline assessment for the Environments for Healthy Living (EHL) Wales cohort study
    Rebecca A Hill
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:150. 2010
    ..The baseline assessment will focus on birth outcomes and maternal and infant health...
  31. pmc Protocol for a population-based ankylosing spondylitis (PAS) cohort in Wales
    Mark D Atkinson
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:197. 2010
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Using geographical information systems to assess the equitable distribution of traffic-calming measures: translational research
    Sarah E Rodgers
    Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Inj Prev 16:7-11. 2010
    ..To assess whether traffic-calming features are equitably distributed in the UK...
  33. doi request reprint The association between hospitalisation for childhood head injury and academic performance: evidence from a population e-cohort study
    Belinda J Gabbe
    College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 68:466-70. 2014
    ..Childhood head injury has the potential for lifelong disability and burden. This study aimed to establish the association between admission to hospital for childhood head injury and early academic performance...
  34. doi request reprint Cohort profile: the housing regeneration and health study
    Sarah E Rodgers
    Health Information Research Unit, Institute of Life Science, College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK, Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff, UK, Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, UK, College of Human and Health Sciences, Swansea University, Swansea, UK, Cardiff School of Planning and Geography, Cardiff, UK and Institute of Life Science, College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 43:52-60. 2014
    ..These data will be accessible at the end of the study period in 2016. Further information about this study can be obtained from Ronan Lyons; r.a.lyons@swansea.ac.uk. ..
  35. pmc The feasibility of collecting information from people with Multiple Sclerosis for the UK MS Register via a web portal: characterising a cohort of people with MS
    David V Ford
    College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:73. 2012
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Protecting health data privacy while using residence-based environment and demographic data
    Sarah E Rodgers
    Swansea University, College of Medicine, Grove Building, Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP, UK
    Health Place 18:209-17. 2012
    ..This method has the potential to be used to evaluate natural experiments and complex environmental health interventions...
  37. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in the identification of hip fractures using routine hospital data: a database study
    Sinead Brophy
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    Osteoporos Int 17:405-9. 2006
    ....
  38. pmc Constructing compact Takagi-Sugeno rule systems: identification of complex interactions in epidemiological data
    Shang Ming Zhou
    Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e51468. 2012
    ..The TS rule system provides a basis for such decision making, and has wide applicability for the identification of non-linear interactions in complex biomedical data...
  39. pmc Risk factors for childhood obesity at age 5: analysis of the millennium cohort study
    Sinead Brophy
    Centre for Health Information, Research and Evaluation, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, Wales, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:467. 2009
    ..Weight at age 5 is a predictor for future health of the individual. This study examines risk factors for childhood obesity with a focus on ethnicity...
  40. pmc Do children who move home and school frequently have poorer educational outcomes in their early years at school? An anonymised cohort study
    Hayley A Hutchings
    Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, College of Medicine, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e70601. 2013
    ..Additional educational support services should be afforded to children, particularly those who frequently change school, in order to help them achieve the expected educational standards. ..
  41. doi request reprint Physical activity and excess weight in pregnancy have independent and unique effects on delivery and perinatal outcomes
    Kelly L Morgan
    College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e94532. 2014
    ..This study examines the effect of low daily physical activity levels and overweight/obesity in pregnancy on delivery and perinatal outcomes...
  42. doi request reprint Cohort profile: the Caerphilly Health and Social Needs Electronic Cohort Study (E-CATALyST)
    David L Fone
    Institute of Primary Care and Public Health, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4YS, UK, Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Public Health Interventions, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK, Institute for Translation, Innovation, Methodology and Engagement, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK, NHS Wales Informatics Service, Cardiff, UK and College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 42:1620-8. 2013
    ..Readers with an interest in collaborative use of the data should contact Professor David Fone, Principal Investigator...
  43. pmc The Health Informatics Trial Enhancement Project (HITE): Using routinely collected primary care data to identify potential participants for a depression trial
    Joanna McGregor
    Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation CHIRAL, School of Medicine, Grove Building, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, UK
    Trials 11:39. 2010
    ..We discuss the strengths and limitations of this approach, assess its potential value, report challenges and ethical issues encountered...
  44. pmc Development and use of a population based injury surveillance system: the all Wales Injury Surveillance System (AWISS)
    R A Lyons
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Inj Prev 8:83-6. 2002
    ..While surveillance systems with high quality data collection and coding parameters remain the gold standard, imperfect systems, particularly if population based, can play a substantial part in stimulating injury prevention initiatives...
  45. pmc Routine narrative analysis as a screening tool to improve data quality
    S J Jones
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff
    Inj Prev 9:184-6. 2003
    ..Aim: To determine whether narrative information in emergency department surveillance systems can be systematically interrogated to improve our understanding of the causes of injury...
  46. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in the incidence of wrist and forearm fractures, and its consequences
    Karen Wareham
    Bone Research Unit, Academic Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Injury 34:219-22. 2003
    ..8% were admitted compared with just 10.3% of those presenting during the winter months (P<0.001, chi(2)-test). Other age groups showed no significant seasonal variation in the likelihood of hospital admission...
  47. pmc The health informatics cohort enhancement project (HICE): using routinely collected primary care data to identify people with a lifetime diagnosis of psychotic disorder
    Alexis Economou
    Centre for Health Information Research and Evaluation, ILS2, College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    BMC Res Notes 5:95. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  48. doi request reprint Are blood pressure levels taken during a secondary care diabetic clinic likely to be higher than when measured in primary care?
    Caroline J Brooks
    HIRU Health Information Research Unit, Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK
    Prim Care Diabetes 3:193-5. 2009
    ..We identified 661 diabetic subjects with measurements with the aid of the SAIL databank. Blood pressure in primary care was significantly lower than secondary care...
  49. pmc Are mobile speed cameras effective? A controlled before and after study
    S M Christie
    National Public Health Service for Wales, Pontypool, Wales, UK
    Inj Prev 9:302-6. 2003
    ..To identify the most appropriate metric to determine the effectiveness of mobile speed cameras in reducing road traffic related injuries...
  50. doi request reprint Evaluating time points for measuring recovery after major trauma in adults
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Surg 257:166-72. 2013
    ..To evaluate recovery after major trauma over a 24-month time frame...
  51. doi request reprint Level of agreement between patient and proxy responses to the EQ-5D health questionnaire 12 months after injury
    Belinda J Gabbe
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:1102-5. 2012
    ..This study assessed the agreement between patient and proxy reporting of health-related quality of life 12 months after injury...
  52. ncbi request reprint Modification of the home environment for the reduction of injuries
    Samantha Turner
    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Grove Building, Singleton Park, Swansea, UK, SA2 8PP
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD003600. 2011
    ..However, few studies have focused specifically on the impact of physical adaptations to the home environment and the effectiveness of such interventions needs to be ascertained...
  53. ncbi request reprint The incidence of severe physical child abuse in Wales
    J R Sibert
    Cardiff Family Studies Research Centre, Department of Child Health, University of Wales College of Medicine, Llandough Hospital, Penarth, UK
    Child Abuse Negl 26:267-76. 2002
    ....
  54. pmc Incidence and cause of fractures in European districts
    R A Lyons
    Collaboration in Accident Prevention and Injury Control, Welsh Combined Centres for Public Health, University of Wales College of Medicine, Wales, UK
    Arch Dis Child 82:452-5. 2000
    ..To compare fracture rates in European districts...
  55. pmc Effectiveness of rugby headgear in preventing soft tissue injuries to the head: a case-control and video cohort study
    S J Jones
    Department of Epidemiology, Statistics and Public Health, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, Wales, UK
    Br J Sports Med 38:159-62. 2004
    ..To determine if headgear use by rugby players was associated with a reduced risk of head or facial laceration, abrasion, or fracture...
  56. ncbi request reprint Population requirement for adult critical-care beds: a prospective quantitative and qualitative study
    R A Lyons
    Division of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Wales, College of Medicine, Swansea, UK
    Lancet 355:595-8. 2000
    ..The provision of adult critical-care facilities is not based on a rational or scientific assessment of need. We aimed to define the numbers of adult critical-care beds required for a population of 500000...
  57. ncbi request reprint Place of residence and risk of fracture in older people: a population-based study of over 65-year-olds in Cardiff
    Julieann Brennan nee Saunders
    Welsh Combined Centres for Public Health, UK
    Osteoporos Int 14:515-9. 2003
    ..1-2.4). Such figures support the potential cost-effectiveness of strategies that seek to prevent fractures in care homes and sheltered accommodation, and are of special interest to those planning intervention studies in these settings...
  58. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for the conduction of follow-up studies measuring injury-related disability
    Ed F van Beeck
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 62:534-50. 2007
    ..During the past decade, a variety of measures have been used at various moments in different study populations. Guidelines are needed to increase comparability between studies...
  59. doi request reprint International variation in clinical injury incidence: exploring the performance of indicators based on health care, anatomical and outcome criteria
    Suzanne Polinder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Ae 128, P B 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Accid Anal Prev 40:182-91. 2008
    ..To analyse international variation in clinical injury incidence, and explore the performance of different injury indicators in cross-country comparisons...
  60. pmc Preventing deaths by drowning in children in the United Kingdom: have we made progress in 10 years? Population based incidence study
    Jo R Sibert
    Department of Child Health and Epidemiology Statistics, Collaboration for Accident Prevention and Injury Control, University of Wales College of Medicine, Llandough Hospital, Penarth CF64 2XX
    BMJ 324:1070-1. 2002
  61. ncbi request reprint Absence of ageism in access to critical care: a cross-sectional study
    Ruth E Hubbard
    University Department of Geriatric Medicine, 3rd Floor, Academic Centre, Llandough Hospital, Penlan Road, Penarth, South Glamorgan CF64 2XX, UK
    Age Ageing 32:382-7. 2003
    ..Previous studies have shown that the number of critical care beds in the UK is inadequate to meet the needs of the population. This study asks whether there is discrimination against older people in access to these critical care beds...