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Speed cameras for the prevention of road traffic injuries and deaths

Overview of attention for article published in this source, November 2010
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11 news outlets
1 blog
3 policy sources
140 tweeters
2 Facebook pages
1 Wikipedia page
1 video uploader


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Speed cameras for the prevention of road traffic injuries and deaths
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, November 2010
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd004607.pub4
Pubmed ID

Wilson, Cecilia, Willis, Charlene, Hendrikz, Joan K, Le Brocque, Robyne, Bellamy, Nicholas


It is estimated that by 2020, road traffic crashes will have moved from ninth to third in the world ranking of burden of disease, as measured in disability adjusted life years. The prevention of road traffic injuries is of global public health importance. Measures aimed at reducing traffic speed are considered essential to preventing road injuries; the use of speed cameras is one such measure.

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Malaysia 1 <1%
Italy 1 <1%
Kazakhstan 1 <1%
United Kingdom 1 <1%
Mexico 1 <1%
United States 1 <1%
Unknown 250 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 50 20%
Student > Bachelor 32 13%
Researcher 29 11%
Student > Ph. D. Student 29 11%
Student > Postgraduate 16 6%
Other 45 18%
Unknown 55 21%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 54 21%
Engineering 40 16%
Social Sciences 28 11%
Nursing and Health Professions 19 7%
Psychology 10 4%
Other 39 15%
Unknown 66 26%