Arkansas — Targeted Issue
Development and Evaluation of Targeted ATV Safety Educational Strategies for Rural Children
Sept. 1, 2007 - Aug. 31, 2011

Details

Institution
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute
Principal Investigator(s)
Award Amount
$696849.00

Regions

HRSA Region

6

EMSC Region

Red River

HPP Region

6

NASEMSO Region

South

Contacts

Name Roles Agency Mailing Address Office Phone Email
Mary Aitken, MD
  • Principal Investigator
Arkansas Children's Hospital Research Institute

Products

Title Published Description Format Availability
All-terrain Vehicle SafetyTool Kit 2011 The ATV Safety Tool Kit contains valuable safety information that when utilized can save lives and stop preventable injuries from harming ATV riders. The information is presented in multiple formats for the facilitator to use as he or she pleases. It includes: - A Trip Unplanned, an engaging 20-minute video about the risks of ATV use; - discussion guide to facilitate discussion of key safety points for ATV riders; - posters to reinforce key safety messages; - an ATV safety brochure to reinforce key safety messages; - public service announcments; and - a PowerPoint presentation on ATV safety. Toolkit Available Online
http://www.childrensnational.org/EMSC/PubRes/ATV_Safety.aspx

Disseminations

Title Published Author Abstract Publication PMID
Impact of helmets on injuries to riders of all-terrain vehicles 2009 SM Bowman, ME Aitken, JC Helmkamp, SA Maham, CJ Graham Injury Prevention 19190268
Impact of helmets on injuries to riders of all-terrain vehicles 2009 SM Bowman, ME Aitken, JC Helmkamp, SA Maham, CJ Graham Injury Prevention 19190268
A trial of an all-terrain vehicle safety education video in a community-based hunter education program 2011 Williams RS, Graham J, Helmkamp JC, Dick R, Thompson T, Aitken ME J Rural Health 21729152
Foot injuries associated with all-terrain vehicle use in children and adolescents 2008 Thompson TM, Latch R, Parnell D, Dick R, Aitken ME, Graham J Pediatric Emergency Care 18633307
Still unsafe, still in use: ongoing epidemic of all-terrain vehicle injury hospitalizations among children 2010 Bowman SM, Aitken ME J Trauma 20962681
Making the message meaningful: a qualitative assessment of media promoting all-terrain vehicle safety 2012 Brann M, Mullins SH, Miller BK, Eoff S, Graham J, Aitken ME Injury Prevention 22101098
All-terrain vehicle riding among youth: how do they fair? 2010 Campbell BT, Kelliher KM, Borrup K, Corsi J, Saleheen H, Bourque MD, Lapidus G J Pediatr Surg 20438928
ATV- and bicycle-related deaths and associated costs in the United States, 2000-2005 2009 Helmkamp JC, Aitken ME, Lawrence BA Public Health Reports 19445417