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Summary Reports of Research  - 

Prediction of Injury Risk in Crashes - The URGENCY Algorithm

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Malliaris AC, Digges KH, DeBlois JH, "Relationships Between Crash Casualties and Crash Attributes," Society of Automotive Engineers SAE 970393, February 1997

Digges KH, "The  Urgency Algorithm - A Thermometer for Trauma" Keynote at Berlin Conference, September 8, 2001

Champion H.R., Augenstein J.S., Blatt A.J., Cushing B., Digges K.H., Hunt R.C., Lombardo L.V., Siegel J.H., "Reducing Highway Deaths and Disabilities with Automatic Wireless Transmission of Serious Injury Probability Ratings from Vehicles in Crashes to EMS", Proceedings of the 18th  ESV Conference, June, 2003.

Bahouth, J., "Development and Validation of Injury Predicting Algorithms for Automotive Crash Applications", George Washington University Dissertation, January, 2003

Augenstein, J., Digges, K. Perdeck, E., Stratton, J., and Bahouth G., “Application of ACN Data to Improve Vehicle Safety and Occupant Care” Paper, 07-0512, 20th ESV Conference, June 2007.

Rauscher, S., Messner, G., Baur, P., Augenstein, J., Digges, K., Perdeck, E., Bahouth, G., Pieske, O., “Enhanced Automatic Collision Notification System – Improved Rescue Care Due To Injury Prediction – First Field Experience”, Paper Number: 09-0049, Proceedings of the 21st ESV Conference,          June 2009

Digges. KH, Keynote Presentation for HEM Workshop, Tokyo, Japan, August 3, 2011.  (Powerpoint)

Augenstein, JS, , Keynote Presentation for HEM Workshop, Tokyo, Japan, August 3, 2011. (Powerpoint)