- Safety in numbers: are major cities the safest places in the United States?Sage R Myers
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania s Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
Ann Emerg Med 62:408-418.e3. 2013..We begin to investigate this evidence gap by looking specifically at injury-related mortality risk, determining the risk of all injury death across the rural-urban continuum...
- The use of home location to proxy injury location and implications for regionalized trauma system planningSage R Myers
Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Trauma 71:1428-34. 2011..We sought to determine the precision of this proxy by evaluating the relationship between the location of injury death and the location of residence...
- Unintentional firearm death across the urban-rural landscape in the United StatesBrendan G Carr
Department of Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:1006-10. 2012..Many of these injuries are preventable, and unintentional firearm injuries, in particular, may be responsive to prevention efforts. We investigated the relationship between unintentional firearm death and urbanicity among adults...
- A pilot study describing access to emergency care in two states using a model emergency care categorization systemSage R Myers
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Acad Emerg Med 20:894-903. 2013..The authors sought to pilot the deployment of an emergency care categorization system in two states...