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Childhood deaths decreasing

Child deaths due to injury are mainly caused by motor vehicle accidents, drowning, and violence, with males forerunners in the greatest deaths. A decrease in child deaths in recent times is primarily due to improved traffic rules and safety improvement strategies.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by The Advertiser

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About: Childhood deaths decreasing

Date: 12 July 2005

Source: The Advertiser

URL: http://www.theadvertiser.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5936,15909918%255E1702,00.html

Related Medical Topics

This summary article refers to the following medical categories:

  • Cause of childhood death
  • Cause of childhood injury
  • Cause of childhood accident
  • Cause of child death
  • Risk and childhood death
  • Risk and childhood injury
  • Risk and childhood accident
  • Risk and child death
  • Risk and injury
  • Risk and motor vehicle accidents
  • Risk and drowning
  • Risk and violence
  • Death from childhood injury
  • Death from childhood accident
  • Death from child death
  • Death from injury
  • Death from motor vehicle accidents
  • Death from drowning
  • Death from violence

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