Lap seat-belts: still trouble after all these years

J S Moir, George Patrick Ashcroft

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A series of three cases of severe injury caused by involvement in an accident while wearing lap seat-belts is presented. More than 30 years after the term 'seat-belt syndrome' was coined, attention still requires to be drawn to the likely combination of severe spinal and intra-abdominal injuries in such patients.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)139-41
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1995


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