BakS, Susan P. Baker Collection in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Box 006] The Injury Fact Book Files. — 1978-1986;1930-1986
Creator: Baker, Susan
These materials were used for researching and writing The Injury Fact Book. Documents comprise primarily data in various forms including charts, graphs, maps, census data publications, computer printouts, and tables for the book’s many figures and appendices. There are many copies from published vital statistics, includes data on injury mortality tables and injury mortality time trends from the National Center for Health Statistics. There are data on various types of injuries and deaths from various causes, as well as demographics on race, age, and sex. There are also copies of journal articles, including copies of the MMWR, Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report-on the topics of suicide and homicide. There are correspondence with study colleagues regarding research data, data analysis, and illustrations as well as correspondence regarding book drafts, editing, and publication. There are notes, a draft of the references, and federal agency reports.