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Motor Vehicle Accident Eye Injuries in Northern Israel
AbstractPurpose: To investigate the occurrence and types of motor vehicle accident eye trauma in north Israel. Methods: The records between the years 2007–2011 of the Ophthalmology Emergency Room of one medical center were searched. Eye injuries due to motor vehicle accidents were classified according to type, severity of injury and demographic data of patients. Results: Nearly five percents of ER presentations were due to motor vehicle accidents. Most motor vehicle accident-related eye injuries were mild. Conclusion: Efforts should be taken to prevention and to minimize the severity of motor vehicle accident-related eye injuries.
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Yulish, M.; Pikkel, J. Motor Vehicle Accident Eye Injuries in Northern Israel. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2014, 11, 4311-4315.View more citation formats
Yulish M, Pikkel J. Motor Vehicle Accident Eye Injuries in Northern Israel. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2014; 11(4):4311-4315.Chicago/Turabian Style
Yulish, Michael; Pikkel, Joseph. 2014. "Motor Vehicle Accident Eye Injuries in Northern Israel." Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 11, no. 4: 4311-4315.