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National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

an organizational component of the centers for disease control and prevention, charged with preventing death and disability from nonoccupational injuries, including those that are unintentional and those that result from violence.
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NCIPC's self-described agenda is to "find a socially acceptable form of gun control." As its former director Mark Rosenberg stated, he envisioned a "long-term campaign ...
Panel experts were asked to develop recommendations to enhance NCIPC's strategic plan for SCI care.
After the NCIPC survived the 1995 budget process, opponents narrowed their focus, seeking to pull the plug on the gun research specifically, or at least to punish the CDC for continuing to fund it.
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This study, along with the statistics compiled by the NCIPC, reveals that childhood deaths result from a variety of acute causes and chronic conditions which vary according to the age of the child.
CDC formalized its investigation of violence in 1983, with the establishment of a Violence Epidemiology Branch.(7) This has since evolved into the DVP in the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC).
In the 10-14-year-old age group, cancer is the second leading cause of death, and it is the fourth leading cause of death among 15-24-year-olds (NCIPC, 2003).
CDC's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control (NCIPC) is introducing a new WISQARS Cost of Injury Reports module that provide cost estimates for injury deaths, hospitalizations, and emergency department visits in which the patient was treated and released.