Lap seat-belts

still trouble after all these years

J S Moir, G P Ashcroft, George Patrick Ashcroft

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Abstract

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
Volume40
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1995

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Lap seat-belts : still trouble after all these years. / Moir, J S; Ashcroft, G P; Ashcroft, George Patrick.

In: Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Vol. 40, No. 2, 1995, p. 139-41.

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