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Topic Specific Pubmed Query – Healthy People 2010- Injury and Violence Prevention
CDC Injury Prevention Control and Violence Prevention
Violence is a serious public health problem in the United States. From infants to the elderly, it affects people in all stages of life. In 2006, more than 18,000 people were victims of homicide and more than 33,000 took their own life. Information on child & elder mistreatment, global violence, sexual violence, suicide, etc.
Children's Safety Network (CSN)
The Children's Safety Network (CSN) is a national resource center for the prevention of childhood injuries and violence. See "Injury Topics" for information on topics such as bike, bullying, fire & burn, poison, rural & farm, sports, and youth violence. There are also useful publications, links, and spotlight on a state. You can also find information profile on Wisconsin. For other links, see http://www.childrenssafetynetwork.org/links/default.asp.
Firefacts.org - Fire safety for children in Kindergarten through 6th grade with information for parents and educators.
Learn CPR - Learn CPR is a free public service supported by the University of Washington School of Medicine. Learn the basics of CPR - cardiopulmonary resuscitation. The American Heart Association issued updated CPR guidelines in October, 2010.
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free. For injury and violence, see injuries, motor vehicle safety, child abuse, domestic violence, elder abuse, teen violence, suicides, and falls.
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control-CDC
The mission of the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control is to prevent injuries and violence, and reduce their consequences. Injury topics include home and recreation, motor vehicle, violence prevention, traumatic brain injury, injury response, and data and statistics.
Safe Kids USA - Safe Kids USA is a nationwide network of organizations working to prevent unintentional childhood injury, the leading cause of death and disability for children ages 1 to 14. They educate families, provide safety devices to families in need and advocate for better laws to help keep children safe, healthy and out of the emergency room.
Safe: Personal Safety - Based in San Francisco, SAFE (Safety Awareness for Everyone), engages, educates, and empowers people to build safer neighborhoods through crime prevention education and public safety services that result in stronger, more vibrant and resilient communities. Information includes home, workplace, transportation, and travel safety.
Wisconsin Department of Health Services Injury Prevention Resources
Here you will find an alphabetical listing of links for injuries – including bicycles, child car seats, falls, motor vehicles, playground safety, sexual assault, snowmobiling safety, suicide and violence.