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Issue: August 19, 2015 - August 25, 2015


In this Newsletter:

Child Injury & Maltreatment | Falls Among Older Persons | Intimate Partner Violence | Motor-vehicle-related Injuries | Occupational Injuries & Violence | Suicide & Self Harm | Traumatic Brain Injuries | Unintentional Poisonings | Other Injuries | Subscription Details



Child Injury & Maltreatment
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Religion-Related Child Maltreatment: A Profile of Cases Encountered by Legal and Social Service Agencies   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Behavioral Sciences & the Law online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Fear Biases in Emotional Face Processing Following Childhood Trauma as a Marker of Resilience and Vulnerability to Depression   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Child Maltreatment online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Structural housing elements associated with home injuries in children   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Injury Prevention online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Early Childhood Maltreatment and Girls' Sexual Behavior: The Mediating Role of Pubertal Timing   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Adolescent Health online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Exposure to violence in childhood is associated with higher body mass index in adolescence   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Child Abuse & Neglect online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Bullies in the Block Area: The Early Childhood Origins of “Mean” Behavior   (August 24, 2015)

Report published by Child Trends online:

Report: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Female Sexual Offenders in Child Sexual Abuse Cases: National Trends Associated with CPS System Entry, Exit, Service Utilization, & Socioeconomics   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Journal of Public Child Welfare online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

The Impact of Childhood Abuse and Current Mental Health on Young Adult Intimate Relationship Functioning   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Mediating effect of stress on the association between early trauma and psychological distress in Korean college students: a cross-sectional observational study   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Predicting Adolescent Dating Violence Perpetration: Role of Exposure to Intimate Partner Violence and Parenting Practices   (August 23, 2015)

Article in American Journal of Preventive Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Sentinel events predicting later unwanted sex among girls: A national survey in Haiti, 2012   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Child Abuse & Neglect online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Neighborhood Factors and Dating Violence Among Youth: A Systematic Review   (August 23, 2015)

Article in American Journal of Preventive Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Ugandan Children’s Book Empowers Kids to Speak Out Against Sexual Abuse   (August 22, 2015)

Article in Take Part online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Attitudes towards Sexual Violence in a Sri Lankan Immigrant Population: The Influence of Culture and Context   (August 21, 2015)

Dissertation submitted to Boston College online:

Dissertation: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Maltreated Children’s Brains Show ‘Encouraging’ Ability to Regulate Emotions   (August 20, 2015)

Press release in Newswise online; original article (Child Maltreatment and Neural Systems Underlying Emotion Regulation) in Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Pyschiatry online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Relationships between community social capital and injury in Canadian adolescents: a multilevel analysis   (August 20, 2015)

Article in Injury Prevention online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

The Cinderella effect - child injury in stepfamilies   (August 19, 2015)

Press release in News Maker online; original article (Predictors of Child Injury in Biological and Stepfamilies) in Journal of Child and Adolescent Trauma online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 



Falls Among Older Persons
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Balance training using Pedalo equipment for improving balance and fear of falling in elderly people: A preliminary study   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Isokinetics and Exercise Science online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Fall-Related Injuries in a Cohort of Community-Dwelling Older Adults Attending Peer-Led Fall Prevention Exercise Classes.   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Balance Confidence and Fear of Falling Avoidance Behavior Are Most Predictive of Falling in Older Adults: Prospective Analysis   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Physical Therapy online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

The CDC Injury Center’s Response to the Growing Public Health Problem of Falls Among Older Adults   (August 24, 2015)

Article in American Journal of Lifestyle Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Self-Awareness of Falls Risk among Elderly Patients: Characterizing Awareness Deficits and Exploring Associated Factors   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Falls study: Proprioception, postural stability, and slips   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Bio-Medical Materials and Engineering online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Age-related differences in dynamic balance control during stair descent and effect of varying step geometry   (August 21, 2015)

Article in Applied Ergonomics online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)



Intimate Partner Violence
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Assessing Attitude and Reincarceration Outcomes Associated With In-Prison Domestic Violence Treatment Program Completion   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Offender Rehabilitation online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

The Relationship Of Romantic Attachment To Intimate Partner Violence Victimization And Perpetration: An Examination Of Individual Mediation And Moderation Variables  (August 24, 2015)

Dissertation submitted to Southern Illinois University online:

Dissertation: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Cross Bordering Studies Among Decision Making and Spousal Violence in India and Bangladesh   (August 24, 2015)

Article in International Journal of Current Research and Review online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Anger Problems Predict Long-Term Criminal Recidivism in Partner Violent Men   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Disabled women’s experiences of accessing and utilising maternity services when they are affected by domestic abuse: a critical incident technique study   (August 24, 2015)

Article in BMC Pregnancy & Childbirth online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Association between intimate partner violence and child morbidity in South Asia   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Assessing the Risk of Severe Intimate Partner Violence: Validating the DyRiAS in Switzerland   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Archives of Forensic Psychology online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Violence on the Periphery: Gender, Migration, and Violence Against Women in the US Context   (August 23, 2015)

Dissertation submitted to University of Oregon online:

Dissertation: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Mariticide as an Extreme form of Family Violence   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Anthropology online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Substance Use and Physical Dating Violence: The Role of Contextual Moderators   (August 23, 2015)

Article in American Journal of Preventive Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

MLB announces a domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse policy (August 22, 2015)

Article in NBC Sports online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |



Motor-vehicle-related Injuries
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Pattern of Road Traffic Accidents in Bhubaneswar, Odisha   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Clinical Epidemiology and Global Health online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Epidemiological pattern of motorcycle injuries with focus on riding purpose: Experience from a middle-income country   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Analytical Research in Clinical Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

The impact of road traffic injury in North India: a mixed-methods study protocol   (August 24, 2015)

Article in BMJ Open online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Cell-phone use diminishes self-awareness of impaired driving   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Psychonomic Bulletin & Review online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above abstract link.)

 

Safe Streets Program: Preventing At-Risk Students from Motor Vehicle Related Injuries   (August 23, 2015)

Paper to be presented at the 143rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition. November 2, 2015, Chicago, IL online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Differences in risk-adjusted outcome of road traffic injuries in urban tertiary care centers of Pakistan   (August 21, 2015)

Article in Journal Of Pakistan Medical Association online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Prescription drugs and transportation   (August 21, 2015)

Paper to be presented at the 143rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition. November 2, 2015, Chicago, IL online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Traffic Deaths On The Rise -- What's Really To Blame?   (August 20, 2015)

Article in Forbes online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |



Occupational Injuries & Violence
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Epidemiological Characteristics of Work-Related Ocular Trauma in Southwest Region of China   (August 24, 2015)

Article in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Muscle Fatigue Estimation in Repetitive Lifting Task Using Surface Electromyography-Based Analysis   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Ergonomics online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Economic evaluation of occupational health and safety programmes in health care   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Occupational Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Industrial maxillofacial injuries in the United Kingdom   (August 23, 2015)

Article in British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Workers' Compensation Leaders Research Colloquium, December 11, 2014: Proceedings   (August 23, 2015)

Book published by Rand Corporation online:

Book: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version of the book can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Exploring the safety measures by doctors on after-hours house call services   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Australasian Medical Journal online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Prevalence of Needle Stick Injuries and their Underreporting among Healthcare Workers in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology   (August 23, 2015)

Article in International Archives of Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Prevalence and prevention of musculoskeletal pain in conservative dentistry and endodontics: An online survey   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Universal Research Journal of Dentistry online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders in Surgeons Performing Minimal Invasive Procedures in Mumbai & Navi Mumbai India   (August 23, 2015)

Article in International Journal of health Sciences and Research online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

A Preliminary Analysis of Noise Exposure and Medical Outcomes for Department of Defense Military Musicians   (August 23, 2015)

Article in U.S. Army Medical Department Journal online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Occupational Hydrofluoric Acid Injury from Car and Truck Washing — Washington State, 2001–2013   (August 21, 2015)

Article in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |



Suicide & Self Harm
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Suicide, Religion, and Latinos: A Macrolevel Study of U.S. Latino Suicide Rates   (August 24, 2015)

Article in The Sociological Quarterly online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Suicide Prevention Strategies in Tennessee Community Colleges: A Case Study   (August 24, 2015)

Dissertation submitted to East Tennessee State University online:

Dissertation: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

National Trends in Hospital-Treated Self-Harm Events among Middle-Aged Adults   (August 24, 2015)

Article in General Hospital Psychiatry online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Routinized Assessment of Suicide Risk in Clinical Practice: An Empirically Informed Update  (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Clinical Psychology online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Individual- and Structural-Level Risk Factors for Suicide Attempts Among Transgender Adults   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Behavioral Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Applying Durkheim’s Theory of Suicide: A Study of Altruism and Anomie among Canadian Veterans of Afghanistan   (August 24, 2015)

Thesis submitted to Queen’s University online:

Thesis: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Gender Differences Related to Attitudes Toward Suicide and Suicidal Behavior   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Community Mental Health Journal online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Predicting Suicide Attempts in Depressed Adolescents Clarifying the Role of Disinhibition and Childhood Sexual Abuse   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Journal of Affective Disorders online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Investigating the psychometric properties of the Geriatric Suicide Ideation Scale (GSIS) among community-residing older adults   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Aging & Mental Health online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Associations between the macroeconomic indicators and suicide rates in India: Two ecological studies   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Indian Journal of Psychological Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Suicide Ideation and Life Events in a Sample of Rural Adolescents   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Archives of Psychiatric Nursing online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

A study of homicide subsequently followed by a suicide in southern part of India: Risk factors and prevention strategies   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Analysis of sociodemographic data of the patients presented to a state hospital because of suicide attempt   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Gaziantep Medical Journal online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Seeking help for non-suicidal self-injury: A social network analysis approach   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Counseling Psychology Quarterly online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

A new app and blood test can predict suicide risk with startling accuracy, study says   (August 20, 2015)

Article in Watertown Daily Times online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier funding likely to get OK'd this week   (August 19, 2015)

Article in Mercury News online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |



Traumatic Brain Injuries
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Concussion Education in U.S. Collegiate Sport: What Is Happening and What Do Athletes Want?   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Health Education & Behavior online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Predicting protracted recovery from sports-related concussion using computerized neurocognitive test scores and symptom cluster scores   (August 24, 2015)

Thesis submitted to The University of Texas At El Paso online:

Thesis: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

A functional magnetic resonance imaging study of cognitive control and neurosensory deficits in mild traumatic brain injury   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Human Brain Mapping online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Evaluating the Psychometric Properties of 3 Depression Measures in a Sample of Persons With Traumatic Brain Injury and Major Depressive Disorder.  (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

The contribution of mild traumatic brain injury/concussion to the development of post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms   (August 24, 2015)

Thesis submitted to The University of Texas At El Paso online:

Thesis: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Pediatric Posttraumatic Headache   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Seminars in Pediatric Neurology online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Posttraumatic Headache: Clinical Characterization and Management   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Current Pain and Headache Reports online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above abstract link.)

 

Traumatic Brain Injury: A Major Medical Problem That Could Be Treated Using Transcranial, Red/Near-Infrared LED Photobiomodulation   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Photomedicine and Laser Surgery online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Mild traumatic brain injury presenting with delayed intracranial hemorrhage in warfarin therapy: a case report (August 23, 2015)

Article in Journal of Medical Case Reports online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Experts: Female high school athletes more prone to concussions   (August 19, 2015)

Article in abc 2 news online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |



Unintentional Poisonings
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SBIRT app uses validated tools for screening and substance abuse intervention    (August 25, 2015)

Article in iMedical Apps online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Trends in sources and sharing of needles among people who inject drugs, San Francisco, 2005-2012   (August 24, 2015)

Article in International Journal of Drug Policy online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

The Involvement of Oxytocin in the Subthalamic Nucleus on Relapse to Methamphetamine-Seeking Behaviour   (August 24, 2015)

Article in PLOS One online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Heroin shortage in Coastal Kenya: A rapid assessment and qualitative analysis of heroin users’ experiences   (August 24, 2015)

Article in International Journal of Drug Policy online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Age and Cohort Patterns of Medical and Nonmedical Use of Controlled Medication Among Adolescents.   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Addiction Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Correlates to seroprevalent herpes simplex virus type 2 among rural Appalachian drug users   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Medical Virology online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Screening Community Pharmacy Patients for Risk of Prescription Opioid Misuse.   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Journal of Addiction Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Drug quality assessment practices and communication of drug alerts among people who use drugs   (August 23, 2015)

Article in International Journal of Drug Policy online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Heroin-related overdose: The unexplored influences of markets, marketing and source-types in the United States   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Social Science & Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Effect of Florida’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program and Pill Mill Laws on Opioid Prescribing and Use   (August 23, 2015)

Article in JAMA Internal Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Reorienting risk to resilience: street-involved youth perspectives on preventing the transition to injection drug use   (August 23, 2015)

Article in BMC Public Health online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Factors associated with illicit methadone injecting in a Canadian setting   (August 23, 2015)

Article in The American Journal on Addictions online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Designer Drugs: A Synthetic Catastrophe   (August 21, 2015)

Journal of Reward Deficiency Syndrome online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Matthew Perry Opens Up About Past Substance Abuse Issues on His Birthday, Says "Getting Sober Is a Really Hard Thing to Do"   (August 21, 2015)

Article in E News online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Impact of a Mandatory Prescription Drug Monitoring Program on Prescription of Opioid Analgesics by Dentists   (August 21, 2015)

Article in PLOS One online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Emergency Physician Utilization of Alcohol/Substance Screening, Brief Advice and Discharge: A 10-Year Comparison   (August 21, 2015)

Article in The Journal of Emergency Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Prescription drugs and transportation   (August 21, 2015)

Paper to be presented at the 143rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition. November 2, 2015, Chicago, IL online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Outcomes of patients resuscitated from cardiac arrest in the setting of drug overdose   (August 20, 2015)

Article in Resuscitation online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Pill Bottles and Prescription Drug Poisonings   (August 20, 2015)

Article in The Network for Public Health Law online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

SAMHSA Prescription Drug Abuse Weekly Update (August 20, 2015)

Compilation from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration online:

Compilation: Abstract |HTML |PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Military children display higher rates of substance abuse and violence – study   (August 19, 2015)

Article in The Guardian online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

“Give Me A Reason” project to provide home drug testing kits in Harrison County   (August 19, 2015)

Article in WV Metro News online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Presentation proposals are now being accepted for the 2016 National Rx Drug Abuse Summit, March 28 – 31, 2016.

Proposals are due by September 11, 2015 online:

Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |



Other Injuries
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Assessing victim risk in cases of violent crime   (August 24, 2015)

Article in Safe Communities online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

The Wild West: Associations between mining and violence in Western Australia   (August 23, 2015)

Article in The Australian Journal of Rural Health online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Existing Disparities in Injury-related Mortality Rates in China: A Public Health Challenge   (August 23, 2015)

Article in Global Journal of Anthropology Research online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Sleep Deprivation Is Associated with Bicycle Accidents and Slip and Fall Injuries in Korean Adolescents   (August 23, 2015)

Article in PLOS One online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

SafetyLit (August 23, 2015)

Weekly compilation of safety literature available online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The SafetyLit Archive is available here.)

 

Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit Weekly Media Alert, August 17-21, 2015 (August 21, 2015)

Compilation from the JHIIRU, a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Injuries, Violence and Accident Prevention online:

Compilation: Abstract |HTML| PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Emergency Physician Utilization of Alcohol/Substance Screening, Brief Advice and Discharge: A 10-Year Comparison   (August 21, 2015)

Article in The Journal of Emergency Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Zipline-Related Injuries Treated in United States Emergency Departments, 1997–2012   (August 21, 2015)

Article in The American Journal of Emergency Medicine online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Child Car Seat Law in Missouri   (August 20, 2015)

Article in The Network for Public Health Law online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

 

Counseling Families on Gun Safety in the Home  

Upcoming Webinar (Thursday, September 10, 2015, 1:00 PM) hosted by The Society for Advancement of Violence and Injury Research (SAVIR) online:

Webinar signup: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article

 


 


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