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Title: The effect of height on injury outcome for drivers of European passenger cars
Authors: Welsh, Ruth
Morris, Andrew
Clift, Laurence
Issue Date: 2003
Publisher: © AAAM
Citation: WELSH, R., MORRIS, A. and CLIFT, L., 2003. The effect of height on injury outcome for drivers of European passenger cars. Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine: 47th Annual Proceedings, pp.401-416.
Abstract: Statistical analysis of the UK in-depth accident database has been used to establish the characteristics of the 'small driver' at increased risk of injury. Drivers less than 160 cm in height are shown to have a significantly higher than average probability of AIS 2+ head and AIS 2+ pelvis and lower extremity injury. Subject trials have been used to establish the seating preferences of small stature drivers together with a comparison group drawn from the population as a whole.
Description: This conference paper was published by the AAAM.
Version: Accepted for publication
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/14318
Publisher Link: http://www.aaam.org/publications_proceedings.html
ISSN: 1540-0360
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