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Issue: June 29, 2016 - July 6, 2016


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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Research Highlights Adolescent Abuse and Neglect Risk   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Newswise online:

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

 

Child abuse, neglect cases rise by 13,000 in 3 years in SC   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Upstate.com online:

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

 

Examining the independent protective effect of subjective well-being on severe psychological distress among Canadian adults with a history of child maltreatment   (July 5, 2016)

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.)

 

Child Abuse: Signs, Symptoms, and the Role of the School Counselor   (July 5, 2016)

Thesis submitted to Winona State University online:

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

 

Tackling Child Abuse in Scotland   (July 5, 2016)

Report by The RS MacDonald Charitable Trust online:

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

 

Emotional and Sexual Correlates of Child Sexual Abuse as a Function of Self-Definition Status   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Child Maltreatment online:

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

 

Pesticide-related poison center exposures in children and adolescents aged ≤19 years in Texas, 2000–2013   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Clinical Toxicology online:

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

 

Parenting and Safety Program for System-Involved Female Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence: A Qualitative Follow-up Study   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of Family Violence online:

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

 

Risk factors that influence the maltreatment-offending association: A systematic review of prospective and longitudinal studies   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Aggression and Violent Behavior online:

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

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

 

Drowning of Under 18 Children in Bangladesh: Analysis of Risk Factors Using MICS 2006 Data   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Dhaka University Journal of Science online:

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

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

 

Understanding change among multi-problem families: Learnings from a formative program assessment   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Evaluation and Program Planning online:

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

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

 

Fathering interventions for men who use intimate partner violence and child maltreatment: Perceived benefits and risks   (July 2, 2016)

Thesis submitted to Portland State University online:

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

 

Cumulative risk hypothesis: Predicting and preventing child maltreatment recidivism   (July 2, 2016)

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.)

 

Child Injury Stats for Asian Children in NZ Released   (June 30, 2016)

Article in Scoop online:

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

 

'Polishing the Diamonds' Addressing Adverse Childhood Experiences in Scotland   (June 30, 2016)

Report by Scottish Public Health Network online:

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

 

What toys pose hidden dangers to summer fun: Consumer watchdog's 2016 top ten   (June 29, 2016)

Article in Examiner online:

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


 
Falls Among Older Persons
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Combined exercise is more effective than aerobic exercise in the improvement of fall risk factors: A randomized controlled trial in community-dwelling older men   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Clinical Rehabilitation online:

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

 

Smallest worthwhile effect of exercise programs to prevent falls among older people: estimates from benefit–harm trade-off and discrete choice methods   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Age Ageing online:

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

 

Strength in Numbers: A Community Education Program to Prevent Falls in Older Adults   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Home Healthcare Now online:

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

 

Fall-risk prediction in older adults with cancer: an unmet need   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Supportive Care in Cancer online:

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

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

 

Perceived Fall Risk and Functional Decline: Gender Differences in Patient's Willingness to Discuss Fall Risk, Fall History, or to Have a Home Safety Evaluation   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine online:

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

 

Etiology of Syncope and Unexplained Falls in Elderly Adults with Dementia: Syncope and Dementia (SYD) Study   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of the American Geriatrics Society online:

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

 

Focus on…Falls Prevention   (June 30, 2016)

Article in American Nurse Today online:

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


 
Intimate Partner Violence
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Debates of Difference: Male Victims of Domestic Violence and Abuse   (July 5, 2016)

Chapter in book Domestic Violence published by Springer online:

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

 

Domestic Violence and its prevalence in Small Island Developing States- South Pacific Region   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Pacific Journal of Reproductive 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.)

 

The Relationship Between Spiritual Abuse and Domestic Violence and Abuse in Faith-Based Communities   (July 5, 2016)

Chapter in book Domestic Violence published by Springer online:

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

 

Children Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence: Conduct Problems, Interventions, and Partner Contact With the Child   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology online:

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

 

Children and Domestic Violence: What Do Family Intervention Workers Have to Offer?   (July 5, 2016)

Chapter in book Domestic Violence published by Domestic Violence online:

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

 

Exploring the Relationship Between Neighborhoods and Intimate Partner Violence   (July 2, 2016)

Dissertation submitted to University of Wisconsin online:

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

 

Prevalence and Use of Guns in Perpetration of Intimate Partner Violence    (July 2, 2016)

Article in PSA McNair Scholars Online Journal online:

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

 

Attitudes and solutions toward intimate partner violence: Immigrant Nigerian women speak   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Criminology & Criminal Justice online:

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

 

Using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research to Increase Provider Screening for Intimate Partner Violence in Rural Health Clinics   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Women’s Health Issues 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 “care package,” prison domestic violence programs and recidivism: a quasi-experimental study   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of Experimental Criminology online:

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

 

An Empirical Test of Target Congruence Theory on Intimate Partner Violence   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Deviant Behavior online:

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

 

Parenting and Safety Program for System-Involved Female Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence: A Qualitative Follow-up Study   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of Family Violence online:

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

 

Intimate partner violence: Associated factors and acceptability of contraception among the women   (June 30, 2016)

Article in Indian Journal of Community Medicine online:

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


 
Motor-vehicle-related Injuries
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Increase in accidents, DUIs and citations this July 4th weekend   (July 6, 2016)

Article in Wilton Bulletin online:

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

 

Think Talking on Your Hands-Free While Driving Is Safe? Think Again, Says New Research   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Newswise online:

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

 

Rural casualty crashes on the Kings Highway: A new approach for road safety studies   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Accident Analysis & Prevention 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 to assess the pattern and determinants of road traffic injuries during a year, a tertiary care hospital-based study   (July 5, 2016)

Article in International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences online:

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

 

Influence of built environment on pedestrian crashes: A network-based GIS analysis   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Applied Geography online:

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

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

 

Bicycle fatalities: Trends in crashes with and without motor vehicles in The Netherlands   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour online:

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

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

 

Management of speed: the low-cost, rapidly implementable the 2020 road safety targets   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of the Australasian College of Road Safety online:

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

 

Traffic deaths jump 8% in 2015 to most since 2008 to 35,200   (July 2, 2016)

Article in USA Today online:

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

 

Malaysian road fatalities prediction for Year 2020   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of the Australasian College of Road Safety online:

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

 

Exploring the impacts of factors contributing to tram-involved serious injury crashes on Melbourne tram routes   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Accident Analysis & Prevention 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 Status of Global Road Safety: The Agenda for Sustainable Development encourages urgent action   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of the Australasian College of Road Safety online:

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


 
Occupational Injuries & Violence
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Gender and nursing in a developing country: Workplace violence, career progression, job satisfaction and emigration intentions among Ghanaian nurses   (July 5, 2016)

Dissertation submitted to Edith Cohen online:

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

 

Occupational injuries: Global and local perspectives   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Nepal Journal of Epidemiology online:

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

 

Occupational-related chemical ocular injuries: an analysis of 82 patients  (July 5, 2016)

Article in The European Research Journal online:

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

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

 

Interpersonal interactions, workplace violence, and occupational health outcomes among social workers   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Journal of Social Work online:

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

 

Workplace violence against medical staff in healthcare facilities in Barbados   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Occupational Medicine online:

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

 

An analysis of fatal and non-fatal injuries and injury severity factors among electric power industry workers   (July 2, 2016)

Article in American Journal of Industrial Medicine online:

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

 

An investigation into the occurrence of occupational accidents in a thermal power utility: a case study of Harare Power Station   (July 2, 2016)

Thesis submitted to Bindura University online:

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

 

Work-related deaths among youth: Understanding the contribution of US child labor violations   (July 2, 2016)

Article in American Journal of Industrial Medicine online:

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

 

An analysis of fatal and non-fatal injuries and injury severity factors among electric power industry workers   (July 2, 2016)

Article in American Journal of Industrial Medicine online:

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


 
Suicide & Self Harm
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Suicide Rates by Occupational Group — 17 States   (July 2, 2016)

Article in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report online:

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

 

Utah Health Officials Look for Ways to Combat Youth Suicide   (July 2, 2016)

Article in The Spectrum online:

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

 

These jobs have the highest rate of suicide   (July 1, 2016)

Article in CBS News online:

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

 

The Survival and Characteristics of Older People with and without Dementia who are Hospitalised following Intentional Self-Harm   (July 1, 2016)

Article in Geriatric Psychiatry online:

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

 

Transgender Youth and Suicidal Behaviors: Applying the Interpersonal Psychological Theory of Suicide   (July 1, 2016)

Article in the Journal of Gay & Lesbian Psychotherapy online:

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

 

Stigma and Suicidal Ideation among Young People at Risk of Psychosis after One Year   (July 1, 2016)

Article in Psychiatry Research online:

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

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

 

Suicide among People with Epilepsy: A Population-Based Analysis of Data from the U.S. National Violent Death Reporting System, 17 States   (July 1, 2016)

Article in Epilepsy & Behavior online:

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

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


 
Traumatic Brain Injuries
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Pediatric Concussion Rates Are Undercounted   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Neurology News online:

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

 

Female Service Members and Symptom Reporting following Combat and Non-combat Related Mild Traumatic Brain Injury   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Journal of Neurotrauma online:

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

 

Frequency and Outcomes of a Symptom-Free Waiting Period After Sport-Related Concussion   (July 5, 2016)

Article in The American Journal of Sports Medicine online:

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

 

Postconcussion Symptoms as a Marker of Delayed Recovery in Children and Youth Who Recently Sustained a Concussion: A Brief Report.   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine online:

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

 

Consistency of Self-reported Concussion History in Adolescent Athletes   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of Neurotrauma online:

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

 

Semi-Professional Rugby League Players have Higher Concussion Risk than Professional or Amateur Participants: A Pooled Analysis   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Sports 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.)

 

The impact of preexisting illness and substance use on functional and neuropsychological outcomes following traumatic brain injury.   (June 30, 2016)

Article in Baylor University Medical Center Proceedings online:

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


 
Unintentional Poisonings
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Prevalence and Correlates of Prescription Opioid Residue Injection    (July 5, 2016)

Article in Drug and Alcohol Dependence 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.)

 

Does Opioid Use Deterrence Increase Heroin Deaths? Evidence from the Reformulation of OxyContin   (July 5, 2016)

Article to be presented at the 2016 ASHE Annual Conference online:

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

 

Toxicology Rounds: Opioid Abusers Using Loperamide to Get High or Alleviate Withdrawal, with Fatal Consequences   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Emergency Medicine News online:

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

 

Depression – A major but neglected consequence contributing to the health toll from prescription opioids?   (July 5, 2016)

Article in Psychiatry Research online:

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

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

 

The American Medicine Chest Challenge: Evaluation of a Drug Take-Back and Disposal Campaign   (July 2, 2016)

Article in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs online:

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

 

Choosing Opioid Policies our Patients Can Live With   (July 2, 2016)

Article in the Journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine online:

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

 

Problematic Use of Prescription Opioids and Medicinal Cannabis among Patients Suffering from Chronic Pain   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Pain Medicine online:

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

 

Use and Misuse of Opioids in Maine: Results from Pharmacists, the Prescription Monitoring, and the Diversion Alert Programs   (July 2, 2016)

Article in the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs online:

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

 

Evaluation of Knowledge and Awareness of Patients about Prescribed Drugs and their Package Inserts: A Cross-sectional Study   (July 2, 2016)

Article in the Asian Journal of Pharmaceutics online:

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

 

Heroin Overdose Deaths Have Tripled in 5 Years, DEA Says   (July 1, 2016)

Article in ABC News online:

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

 

Maryland reports 383 overdose deaths in first three months of 2016   (July 1, 2016)

Article in The Baltimore Sun online:

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

 

SAMHSA Prescription Drug Abuse Weekly Update   (June 30, 2016)

Compilation from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration online:

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


 
Other Injuries
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SafetyLit   (July 3, 2016)

Weekly compilation of safety literature available online:

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

(The SafetyLit Archive is available here.)

 

Risk of Hospitalization Due to Unintentional Fall Injury in British Columbia, Canada, 1999–2008: Ecological Associations with Socioeconomic Status, Geographic Place, and Aboriginal Ethnicity   (July 2, 2016)

Article in Journal of Racial and Ethnic Disparities online:

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

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


 


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