Research In Action

Research In Action

ICYMI September 2023

Catch up with newsworthy pediatric injury prevention articles from August 2023 gathered by CHOP's Dr. Patty Huang.

E-bikes: How Safe Are They?

With sparse research on the safety of e-bikes, parents are left to make their own decisions. 

Disparities in Firearm Deaths in Children

A new analysis of firearm deaths among children shows widening disparities, with higher poverty rates associated with death rates. 

Role of Emotion in Distracted Driving

What may be one effective way to reduce distracted driving in young drivers? Target their emotions. 

Drug Crisis and Schools

As the opioid pandemic rages on, some wonder whether schools should be doing more to help prevent drug related deaths. 

Gun Violence and Social Media

What role does social media play in escalating gun violence?