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Acronyms


AAP

American Academy of Pediatrics

ACS

American College of Surgeons

ADL

Activity of Daily Living

AHCPR

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

AIS

Abbreviated Injury Scale

AJPH

American Journal of Public Health

ALS

Advanced Life Support

AP

Anatomic Profile

APHA

American Public Health Association

ATF

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms

ATV

All-Terrain Vehicle


BAL

Blood Alcohol Level

BCCOA

Census of Agriculture—1992

BIA

Brain Injury Association

BJS

Bureau of Justice Statistics

BLS

Bureau of Labor Statistics

BRFSS

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System


CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CFOI

Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries

CODES

Crash Outcome Data Evaluation Systems

COI

Cost of Injury

CPS

Child Protective Services

CPSC

Consumer Product Safety Commission

CSN

Children's Safety Network



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Reducing the Burden of Injury: Advancing Prevention and Treatment D Acronyms AAP American Academy of Pediatrics ACS American College of Surgeons ADL Activity of Daily Living AHCPR Agency for Health Care Policy and Research AIS Abbreviated Injury Scale AJPH American Journal of Public Health ALS Advanced Life Support AP Anatomic Profile APHA American Public Health Association ATF Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms ATV All-Terrain Vehicle BAL Blood Alcohol Level BCCOA Census of Agriculture—1992 BIA Brain Injury Association BJS Bureau of Justice Statistics BLS Bureau of Labor Statistics BRFSS Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CFOI Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries CODES Crash Outcome Data Evaluation Systems COI Cost of Injury CPS Child Protective Services CPSC Consumer Product Safety Commission CSN Children's Safety Network

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Reducing the Burden of Injury: Advancing Prevention and Treatment DALY Disability-Adjusted Life Year DAWN Drug Abuse Warning Network DEEDS Data Elements for Emergency Department Systems DHEW Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (now DHHS) DHHS Department of Health and Human Services DIC Division of Injury Control (CDC) DIEC Division of Injury Epidemiology and Control (CDC) DTEMS Division of Trauma and EMS (HHS) EMS Emergency Medical Services EMS-C Emergency Medical Services for Children Program EMT Emergency Medical Technician FARS Fatality Analysis Reporting System FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation FHWA Federal Highway Administration FIM Functional Independence Measure GES General Estimates System HCFA Health Care Financing Administration HCUP Healthier Cost and Utilization Project HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus HRQOL Health-Related Quality of Life HRSA Health Resources and Services Administration ICD International Classification of Diseases ICE International Collaborative Effort for Injury Statistics ICECI International Classification for External Causes of Injury ICRC Injury Control Research Center IHS Indian Health Service IHSACS Indian Health Service—Ambulatory Care System IHSICS Indian Health Service—Inpatient Care System IIHS Insurance Institute for Highway Safety IOM Institute of Medicine ISS Injury Severity Score LEOKA Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted LOS Length of Stay MADD Mothers Against Drunk Driving MCHB Maternal and Child Health Bureau MTFS Monitoring the Future Study

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Reducing the Burden of Injury: Advancing Prevention and Treatment NAMCS National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey NAS National Academy of Sciences NASS National Automotive Sampling System NASSCDS National Automotive Sampling System—Crashworthiness Data System NASSGES National Automotive Sampling System—General Estimates System NCANDS National Child Abuse and Neglect Data System NCEH National Center for Environmental Health NCHS National Center for Health Statistics NCIPC National Center for Injury Prevention and Control NCVS National Crime Victimization Survey NEISS National Electronic Injury Surveillance System NFA National Fire Administration NFIRS National Fire Incident Reporting System NHAMCS National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey NHDS National Hospital Discharge Survey NHIS National Health Interview Survey NHTSA National Highway Traffic Safety Administration NIAAA National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism NIBRS National Incident Based Reporting System NIDA National Institute on Drug Abuse NIGMS National Institute of General Medical Sciences NIH National Institutes of Health NIJ National Institute of Justice NIMH National Institute of Mental Health NIOSH National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health NIS National Incidence Study of Child Abuse and Neglect NISS New Injury Severity Score NLM National Library of Medicine NMFS93 National Mortality Followback Survey—1993 NOPUS National Occupant Protection Use Survey NORA National Occupational Research Agenda NPTS Nationwide Personal Transportation Survey NRC National Research Council NTDB National Trauma Data Bank NTIS National Technical Information Service NTOF National Traumatic Occupational Fatalities System NVSSF National Vital Statistics System—Final Mortality Data NVSSS National Vital Statistics System—Current Mortality Sample OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration QALY Quality-Adjusted Life Year

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Reducing the Burden of Injury: Advancing Prevention and Treatment QWB Quality of Well-Being Scale RCT Randomized Controlled Trial RTS Revised Trauma Score SAE Society of Automotive Engineers SAMHSA Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration SCI Special Crash Investigation (program) SIP Sickness Impact Profile SOII Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses STIPDA State and Territorial Injury Prevention Directors' Association STOP Steps to Prevent Firearm Injury TIPP The Injury Prevention Program (AAP) TRISS Trauma and Injury Severity Score UCR Uniform Crime Reporting (system) UCRSHR Uniform Crime Reporting System—Supplemental Homicide Reports UHDDS Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set WHO World Health Organization WIC Women, Infants, and Children YPLL Years of Productive Life Lost YRBSS Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System

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