Check out Gena Cooper, MD, Assistant Professor and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Assistant Medical Director, et al. article on a comparison of pediatric traumatic injuries on farms and residences. Children injured on farms in the United States are hospitalized at 14 times the rate of children with injuries unrelated to farming. This study characterizes pediatric injuries occurring on farms compared to injuries in homes. Click below to read more.
Cooper G, Zagel A, Nickel A, Ortega H. A Comparison of Pediatric Traumatic Injuries on Farms and Residences from 2009 to 2014. J Rural Health. 2019 May 14. doi: 10.1111/jrh.12372. [Epub ahead of print]