Table of contents

  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Symbols
  • Summary
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Overview of hospitalised injury
  • 3 Severity of injury
  • 4 Transport crash injury
  • 5 Accidental drowning and submersion
  • 6 Accidental poisoning
  • 7 Falls
  • 8 Thermal causes of injury
  • 9 Injury due to exposure to inanimate mechanical forces
  • 10 Injury due to exposure to animate mechanical forces
  • 11 Intentional self-harm
  • 12 Assault
  • 13 Other external causes of accidental injury
  • 14 Non-fatal burden of injury
  • Appendix A: Data issues
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures
  • List of boxes
  • Related publications