Aboriginal Child and Youth: Goals

The CIHR Team in Child and Youth Injury Prevention worked with the Ahkwesahsne Mohawk Board of Education to conduct a research project that analyzed injuries reported on incident reports during the 2011-2012 and 2012/13 school years. The purpose of the study was 1) To understand reported injuries by analyzing time of day, location, type of injury, gender, severity of the injury, action taken, and contributing factors, and 2) To identify potential elements of an injury prevention strategy based on the data analysis.

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