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Sophie Pointer

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Research report

12 Nov 2014

Just over 130,000 children and young people were hospitalised as a result of an injury in 2011-12, with boys outnumbering girls by 2 to 1.

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This report provides information on hospitalised injury in Australian children and young people aged 0 to...

Research report

5 Nov 2014

This report measures sport related injury, using two types of measurements: one based on rates of injury within the total population and the other on rates of injury within the population that reported participation in sports activities.

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During 2011-12, an estimated...

Research report

8 Jul 2014

This report examines the most frequent causes of hospitalisations due to injury sustained by Australians, aged 65 years or older, during the period 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2012.

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As Australia's population gets older, increasing numbers of older people are...

Research report

21 Aug 2013

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This report describes trends in the occurrence of injuries requiring hospitalisation in Australia from 1 July 1999 to 30 June 2011. The annual number of cases rose from about 327,000 to 438,000 during this period.

Injuries in 2010-11

Overall,...

Research report

12 Dec 2012

This report describes episodes of hospitalised interpersonal violence in the 3 years after the introduction of perpetrator coding in Australia in 2002.

It also provides a technical demonstration of the type of analysis that is possible using perpetrator codes. During 2002-03 to 2004-05, 60,926...

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