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Injury. 2001 Jun;32(5):349-51.

Deprivation and violence in the community: a perspective from a UK Accident and Emergency Department.

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Public Health Department, South Lancashire Health Authority, Grove House, Langton Brow, The Green, PR7 5PD, Eccleston, UK. andyhowe@clara.co.uk

Abstract

Using routinely collected data from an Accident and Emergency department over a 12 month period, we demonstrated a strong correlation (Pearson Correlation Coefficient 0.90; 95% Confidence Intervals, 0.77-0.96) between material deprivation and attendance following violent assault.

PMID:
11382417
DOI:
10.1016/s0020-1383(01)00015-8
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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