A home injury prevention program for children

Pediatr Clin North Am. 1985 Feb;32(1):95-112. doi: 10.1016/s0031-3955(16)34759-9.


Most injuries to children under age five occur in the home. This article recounts the experience of an injury prevention project in developing and implementing an approach combining educational, regulatory, and technologic methods to reduce home injuries.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Accidents, Home / prevention & control*
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Evaluation Studies as Topic
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Massachusetts
  • Parents / education
  • Pilot Projects
  • Safety
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Urban Population
  • Wounds and Injuries / prevention & control*