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Royal Perth Hospital (RPH) Injury-Related Admissions Reports

Royal Perth Hospital have released five new reports, providing insight into the prevalence of preventable injury-related hospitalisations in Western Australia. The recently released reports cover injuries relating to;

The reports highlight the number of injury-related admissions to Royal Perth Hospital in the ten-year period between 2010 and 2019 by age, gender and location. During this period, there were;

1,450 admissions for dog bite-related injuries.

12,211 admissions due to alcohol and/or other drugs.

11,091 admissions due to road trauma.

679 admissions due to horse-related injuries.

4,182 admissions due to workplace injuries.

 

For additional information, access the full reports above.