Injury in B.C.s Aboriginal Communities Research Project: Building Capacity While Developing Knowledge

Project number: 
11-012
Approval date: 
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Principal Investigator: 
George,Anne
Institution: 
University of British Columbia (UBC)
Funding Agency: 
Canadian Institutes of Health Research(CIHR)
Datasets requested: 
Births (BC Vital Statistics Agency)
Medical Services Plan (BC Ministry of Health)
Deaths (BC Vital Statistics Agency)
Hospital Separations (BC Ministry of Health)
WorkSafe BC Claims Files and Firm Level Data
Consolidation file (BC Ministry of Health)
Research objective: 
Publications: 

Journal Publication

  • Jin A, Brussoni M, George MA, Lalonde CE, McCormick R. Hospitalizations due to iatrogenic injury among the Aboriginal and total populations of British Columbia, Canada, 1991-2010: Inequities associated with ethnicity and socioeconomic status.  In press, 2016.
  • Jin A, Brussoni M, George MA, Lalonde CE, McCormick R. Hospitalizations due to iatrogenic injury among the Aboriginal and total populations of British Columbia, Canada, 1991-2010: Inequities associated with ethnicity and socioeconomic status.  In press, 2016.
  • Jin A, Lalonde CE, Brussoni M, McCormick R, George MA. Injury Hospitalizations Due to Unintentional Falls among the Aboriginal Population of British Columbia, Canada: Incidence, Changes over Time, and Ecological Analysis of Risk Markers, 1991-2010. PLoS One 2015;10(3):e0121694. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0121694.
  • George MA, Jin A, Brussoni M, Lalonde CE, McCormick R. Injury risk in British Columbia, Canada, 1986 to 2009: are Aboriginal children and youth over-represented? Injury Epidemiology 2015;7(2).
  • Jin A, Brussoni M, George MA, Lalonde CE, McCormick R. Primary care visits due to injuries among the Aboriginal off-reserve population of British Columbia, Canada, 1991-2010. International Journal for Equity in Health 2015;14:136. doi: 10.1186/s12939-015-0269-5
  • George MA, Jin A, Brussoni M, Lalonde C.  (2015). Injury inequalities: is the gap closing between the Aboriginal and general population of British Columbia?  Health Reports 26(1):3-13.
  • Brussoni M, Jin A, George MA, Lalonde CE. (2014). Aboriginal community-level predictors of injury-related hospitalization in British Columbia, Canada. Prevention Science 2014; 10.1007/s11121-014-0503-1.
  • Jin A, George MA, Brussoni, M, Lalonde CE. (2014). Worker compensation injuries among the Aboriginal population of British Columbia, Canada: Incidence, annual trends, and ecological analysis of risk markers, 1987-2010. BMC Public Health 14, 710. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-710 MS: 2191753661130282 (Available at: http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/14/710).
  • George MA, McCormick R, Jin A, Lalonde CE, Brussoni M. The RISC research project: injury in First Nations communities in British Columbia, Canada. Int J Circumpolar Health 2013; 72: 21182.  doi:10.3402/ijch.v72i0.21182.
     

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