Navigation Links
Airbags lessens oppressive eye injuries

Deployment of an airbag after an automobile accident causes more minor eye injuries, but reduces major eye problems. It's now well validated that airbags will reduce the number of severe and fatal injuries. //However, the effect of airbags on the eye has not been well explored until now.

Researchers in Virginia, USA, analysed data from over 20,020 automobile accidents from 1994 to 1998. They looked at the severity of the various eye injuries that occurred. Level 1 included problems like skin abrasions around the eye and eyelid, while Level 4 described serious injuries such as optical nerve damage and retinal detachment.

The researchers found that 3.5 per cent of those involved in an accident where an airbag was deployed had an eye injury, compared to two per cent where an airbag was not involved. In fact, 25 per cent of all eye injuries occurred among those involved in airbag deployment and the majority of these were linked directly to the airbag.

More corneal abrasions were noted among those exposed to an airbag. But the researchers found that the severity of eye injury was actually reduced by deployment of an airbag. Other eye injuries were caused by the windshield, instrument panel and steering wheel.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Car Airbags Will Cause Permanent Hearing Loss in 17 Percent
2. Evading sports injuries
3. Backpacks cause more than just back injuries
4. Parkinsons disease as a result of Head injuries
5. Research Targets treatment for dementia and brain injuries
6. Nerve regeneration for Spinal cord injuries
7. Lawn Mower injuries - children needs precaution
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Airbags lessens oppressive eye injuries

(Date:5/25/2015)... Join Fiona's Soccer Camp at Novato High ... Irish National Player, Fiona O'Sullivan will be on site ... of her coaching style. Fiona has three camps running this ... are at Lynwood Elmentary School (June 15-19) and Hill Recreation ... June 6th, 2015 - 1:00-3:00pm. Bring a Soccer Ball, Cleats ...
(Date:5/25/2015)... Decora Preset 60 Minute Countdown Timer , ... ‘The Hardware City.’ The product helps in automatically switching off ... and the related electronic device is automatically turned off after ... company said, “We are glad that this amazing product is ... Countdown Timer Switch in just a few clicks. The product ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... For people who are keen on the ... Market Research Report would be an useful report to ... the present market scenario of this industry. The report ... market of this industry. The report summarizes key statistics ... manufacturers in this industry. The report is a valuable ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... 24, 2015 The federal court ... ) has scheduled its next monthly Case Management ... litigation. According to court documents filed in the ... Conference will be convened on June 2, 2015, ... Product Liability Litigation - MDL No. 2545) , ...
(Date:5/24/2015)... WI (PRWEB) May 24, 2015 ... Health System CEO - The ... and honored at the fourth annual ... April 15 at Geneva National in ... school): ,     -Badger High School,         Jonathan ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:US Sports Camps and Nike Soccer Camps Offer Complimentary Instructional Clinic with Fiona's Soccer Camp 2Health News:Leviton's Decora 60 Minute Countdown Timer Available On ‘The Hardware City’ 2Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 2Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 3Health News:Global and Chinese Enterokinase Industry 2009-2019 Market Research Report Now Available at RnRMarketResearch.com 4Health News:Testosterone Lawsuit Attorneys at Bernstein Liebhard LLP Look Ahead to June Conference in Federal Multidistrict Litigation 2Health News:Testosterone Lawsuit Attorneys at Bernstein Liebhard LLP Look Ahead to June Conference in Federal Multidistrict Litigation 3Health News:Mercy Foundation Honors 16 Students for Making a Difference - Mercy Health System Javon Bea 2
... virus infection has caused the death of a 5 year old ... Asia. The boy is not found to be in direct contact ... the virus from the neighboring poultry. ,The latest good ... Pharmaceuticals which has the patent for Tamiflu drug has given permission ...
... after her twin daughter survived an attempted abortion in 2001//. ... when she was 16 and decided to get an abortion done. ... after and was told that one baby has survived. The baby, ... her upbringing is a financial burden and hence is hoping to ...
... been found to be effective in treatment of resistant ... from vitamin treatment as found by researchers from King's ... wherein patients not responsive to steroid treatment after vitamin ... ,Professor Tak Lee, Director of the MRC-Asthma UK Centre ...
... to sleeping pills for treatment of insomnia has no doubt ... not have the best clinical// benefits according to a new ... can be inferred form the statement ‘Early to bed, early ... those of them who are deprived this wonderful gift, there ...
... regarding safe sex and prevention of HIV/AIDS in the ... unwillingness regarding using a condom amongst visitors to the ... Prevention and Control Society (WBSACS), with an aim of ... to distribute female condoms free of cost. The above-mentioned ...
... of the UK has revealed that medical treatment may be ... people//. The lifestyle of the patient will play a role ... effective, or even effective upon the patient. ,There ... brought about by the patient himself. The age of the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Mother Claims Hefty Compensation For Failed Abortion Of Twins 2Health News:Asthma an be treated with Vitamin supplement intervention 2Health News:Newer Generation Sleeping Pills Lack Superior Performance 2Health News:Safety Of Indian Sex Workers At Risk Due To Poor Condom Usage 2
(Date:5/22/2015)... 20, 2015 Research and Markets( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/28m7nx/guide_to_prepare ... "Guide to Prepare Application Dossiers for Oversea Medical ... " report to their offering. ... segment market of the most growth potentiality, which ... manufacturers and producers to penetrate such market. It ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... R.I. , May 22, 2015 ... once-daily central nervous system stimulant indicated for the ... to patients beginning Summer 2015. ... XR received approval from the U.S. Food and ... is an extended-release formulation of methylphenidate capsule with ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... Calif. , May 22, 2015 AcelRx ... company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative ... today announced that interim chief executive officer Howie ... Conference and chief financial officer Tim Morris ... Details of the two presentations are as follows: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:China Guide to Prepare Application Dossiers for Oversea Medical Device Registration and Recordation 2China Guide to Prepare Application Dossiers for Oversea Medical Device Registration and Recordation 3Rhodes Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of New, Once-Daily Treatment for ADHD 2Rhodes Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of New, Once-Daily Treatment for ADHD 3Rhodes Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of New, Once-Daily Treatment for ADHD 4Rhodes Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of New, Once-Daily Treatment for ADHD 5Rhodes Pharmaceuticals Announces Launch of New, Once-Daily Treatment for ADHD 6AcelRx Pharmaceuticals to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences In June 2
... 6, 2011 Endologix, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELGX ... announced today that John McDermott, President and Chief Executive ... of America Merrill Lynch Health Care Conference in Las ... ConferenceDate:Tuesday, May 10, 2011Time:3:40 p.m. PTAn audio Web cast ...
... N.M., May 6, 2011 Qforma, the leading provider of ... health sciences industry, announced today the appointment of Mark Spiers ... President and CEO of Wolters Kluwer Pharma Solutions. ... leader in the pharmaceutical industry, to our Board," said Kelly ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Qforma Appoints New Member to Board of Directors 2
... Another first for Linvatec! The EnVision ... experience and proprietary technology to ensure ... Linvatecs Shockflex prism system gives our ... protect their investment. With an integrated ...
... customized digital camera offers maximum ... video needs. With internal video ... to best meet your specific ... are interchangeable with autoclavable and ...
... 1-Chip Camera System provides easy-to-use features, auto ... scope. The camera head construction is based ... 14, Complete 1-Chip Camera System, International (GS ... Unit (CCU) with video cables , (GS ...
... 1-Chip Camera System provides easy-to-use features, auto ... scope. The camera head construction is based ... 12, Complete 1-Chip Camera System, International (GS9900-PAL) ... (CCU) with power cord and video cables ...
Medicine Products: