Lawn mower-related injuries to children: Committee on injury and poison prevention

M. J. Bull, P. Agran, H. G. Gardner, D. Laraque, S. H. Pollack, G. A. Smith, H. R. Spivak, M. Tenenbein, R. A. Brenner, S. Bryn, C. Neverman, R. A. Schieber, R. Stanwick, D. Tinsworth, V. Garcia, R. Tanz, M. L. Katcher, H. Newland

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Abstract

Lawn mower-related injuries to children are relatively common and can result in severe injury or death. Many amputations during childhood are caused by power mowers. Pediatricians have an important role as advocates and educators to promote the prevention of these injuries.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1480-1481
Number of pages2
JournalPediatrics
Volume107
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 21 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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    Bull, M. J., Agran, P., Gardner, H. G., Laraque, D., Pollack, S. H., Smith, G. A., Spivak, H. R., Tenenbein, M., Brenner, R. A., Bryn, S., Neverman, C., Schieber, R. A., Stanwick, R., Tinsworth, D., Garcia, V., Tanz, R., Katcher, M. L., & Newland, H. (2001). Lawn mower-related injuries to children: Committee on injury and poison prevention. Pediatrics, 107(6), 1480-1481. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.107.6.1480