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Prof Denise Kendrick on expert group aiming to make accident prevention a priority

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Prof Denise Kendrick on expert group aiming to make accident prevention a top priority
Date:
03/08/2016

Keeping children safe: new guide for preventing child accidental injuries in the under fives

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Researchers from The University of Nottingham have worked with the Child Accident Prevention Trust to produce a guide to help commissioners of children's health services ensure accident prevention is a key part of health visiting, children's centres and family services.
Date:
13/07/2016

Children's falls linked to parents' safety behaviour, study finds

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Parents of children who fell at home were more likely not to use safety gates and not to have taught their children rules about climbing on things in the kitchen, a study from researchers at The University of Nottingham has found.
Date:
04/12/2014

Study highlights under 5s at risk from broken bones

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Public health researchers at the School of Medicine have discovered new clues about which children under five years old are the most at risk from broken bones in childhood accidents.
Date:
24/11/2014

New research calls for more action to prevent childhood injuries

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Young children from socially-deprived households are still most at risk from injuries in the home and more targeted accident prevention is urgently needed, a new study has found.
Date:
28/10/2014

Young people with epilepsy significantly more at risk of injury

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Children and young adults with epilepsy are more likely to suffer broken bones, burns and poisonings compared to those without the neurological disorder...
Date:
15/04/2014

New NHS advice showcases University research

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Pioneering research by a world-leading team of University of Nottingham academics in the prevention of accidents involving children and young teenagers is being showcased to health and social care professionals.
Date:
18/03/2013
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Injury Epidemiology and Prevention Research

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