Spinal cord injury, Australia, 2011–12

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

    Abstract

    Some 220 cases of traumatic spinal cord injury (SCI) due to external causes were reported to the Australian Spinal Cord Injury Register (ASCIR) for 2011–12. Unlike previous years reports, Falls were the leading mechanism of injury for traumatic SCI cases sustained during 2011–12, at 45%. Land transport crashes accounted for 38% of traumatic SCI.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationCanberra, Australian Capital Territory
    PublisherAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
    Publication statusPublished - 2018

    Publication series

    NameInjury research and statistics
    No.98

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    Tovell, A., & Harrison, J. (2018). Spinal cord injury, Australia, 2011–12. (Injury research and statistics; No. 98). Australian Institute of Health and Welfare.