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Suggested Citation: IOM (Institute of Medicine) and National Research Council. 2009. Traumatic Injury Research at NIOSH. Committee to Review the NIOSH Traumatic Injury Research Program. Rpt. No. 6, Reviews of Research Programs of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.