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Dr. Hartka from the University of Virginia's School of Medicine and DrivSim Lab's Dr. Vaca examine factors associated with EMS transport decisions for pediatric patients after motor vehicle collisions

October 29, 2020

The study findings, recently presented at the 64th Annual Scientific Conference of the Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine and published in the journal Traffic Injury Prevention, point to factors that might explain why some pediatric vehicle occupant crash victims are not transported to hospitals for medical evaluation.

Submitted by Federico Vaca on November 12, 2020