ROBERT C. BUXBAUM, M.D.
For the 50,000 persons who will have died in traffic accidents by the end of 1966, any discussion of a better life will be useless. The problem of death and injury is of such magnitude as to shove almost all discussion aside until a solution is found. This is as it should be, since prevention of death, for physicians at least, is primary. Nevertheless, as physicians we should not be blind to the myriad other problems which lie just below the surface of motor vehicle accidents.
The most critical of these is the effect of automobiles upon the quality of
BUXBAUM RC. Life and Death and the Automobile. Ann Intern Med. ;65:191–193. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-65-1-191
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1966;65(1):191-193.
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