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Child Passenger Safety (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: David Perlstein, MD, FAAP

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com

Previous contributing authors and editors:

Author: Lisa Hardin Van Bramer, MD, Co-Chair, DMSKC and Research Committee Chair, Denver Metro Safe Kids Coalition (DMSKC); Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center.

Coauthor(s): Kerry Broderick, MD, Consulting Staff, Department of Emergency Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center; Assistant Professor, Departments of Surgery and Emergency Medicine, University of Colorado School of Health Sciences.

Editors: Steven C Gabaeff, MD, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Emergency Medicine, Sutter Amador Hospital, Jackson, CA; Expert Consultant, Medical Board of California, Sacramento, CA; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; James S Cohen, MD, Consulting Staff, James Cohen, PC.

REFERENCES:

American Academy of Pediatrics. AAP-Car Safety Seats and Transportation Safety. <http://www.aap.org/healthtopics/carseatsafety.cfm>.

Child Seat Fitting Stations Listings: Toll Free 866-732-8243 (Sponsored by Chrysler) or NHTSA Vehicle Safety Hotline 866-327-4236

HealthyChildren.org "On the Go" (Car Safety Seats Information, Car Safety Seats Product, Listing, Booster Seat Basics). 2010.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Traffic Safety Facts 2008. <http://www.NHTSA.gov>.


Last Editorial Review: 12/6/2010




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