Table of contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Summary
  • 1. Introduction
    • Methods and data sources
    • Structure of this report
  • 2. Overview of electrical injuries
  • 3. Hospitalised cases with any electrical injury
    • Age, sex, and trend over time
    • Principal diagnosis
    • External cause
    • Place of occurrence
    • Type of activity
    • Length of stay in hospital
  • 4. Fatal electrical injuries
    • Age, sex, and trend over time
    • Underlying cause of death
    • Deaths due to lightning
    • Deaths due to electrocution by electric current
  • Appendix A: Data issues
  • Appendix B: Additional tables
  • Appendix C: NCIS Selection criteria
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • List of boxes