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Issue: March 23, 2016 - March 29, 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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Exposure to violence and psychological well-being over time in children affected by HIV/AIDS in South Africa and Malawi   (March 29, 2016)

Article in AIDS Care: Psychological and Social-medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV online:

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

 

Abusive Head Trauma in Turkey and Impact of Multidisciplinary Team Establishment Efforts on Case Finding and Management: Preliminary Findings   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine online:

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

 

Safety Netting through the Prevention and Detection of Child Abuse in Low and Middle Income Countries: Lessons from Pakistan   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine online:

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

 

Mothers’ Reporting on Nonfatal Child Injuries and the Association to Physical Punishment and Child Labor: A Household Survey   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Journal of Community Medicine & Health Education online:

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

 

A dental perspective on child maltreatment   (March 26, 2016)

Thesis submitted to Karolinska Institutet online:

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

 

Adverse Childhood Experiences Among Inpatient Youths with Severe and Early-Onset Psychiatric Disorders: Prevalence and Clinical Correlates   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Child Psychiatry & Human Development online:

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

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

 

Homeless children dying from neglect and abuse after families moved out of their local areas   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Independent online:

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

 

Effects of child abuse and neglect on adult survivors   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Early Child Development and Care online:

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

 

Harsh parenting, physical health, and the protective role of positive parent-adolescent relationships   (March 26, 2016)

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.)

 

Structural Pathways between Child Abuse, Poor Mental Health Outcomes and Male-Perpetrated Intimate Partner Violence (IPV)   (March 24, 2016)

Article in PLOS One online:

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

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

 

Results from a randomized control trial of a parenting intervention for highly stressed families: Make Parenting A Pleasure   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Parenting Now! online:

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Measuring child maltreatment using multi-informant survey data: a higher-order confirmatory factor analysis   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Trends in Psychiatry and Psychotherapy online:

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

 

Child Witnesses to Intimate Partner Violence: Their Descriptions of Talking to People About the Violence   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:

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

 

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month   (March 23, 2016)

Article in FCNP online:

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Falls Among Older Persons
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Nursing staffs’ attentiveness to older adults falling in residential care – an interview study   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Clinical Nursing online:

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Can the provision of a home help service for the elderly population reduce the incidence of fall-related injuries? A quasi-experimental study of the community-level effects on hospital admissions in Swedish municipalities   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Injury Prevention online:

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

 

Outcomes of a Falls Prevention Education Program Among Older Adults in Grenada   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Community Health 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.)

 

Assessment of Falls in Older People: Is There any Association Between Restless Leg Syndrome and Falls?   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Ankara Medical Journal online:

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

 

Self-Selected and Maximal Walking Speeds Provide Greater Insight Into Fall Status Than Walking Speed Reserve Among Community-Dwelling Older Adults.   (March 26, 2016)

Article in American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation online:

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Development of an Exergame for Urban-dwelling Older Adults With Functional Limitations: Results and Lessons Learned   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action online:

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

 

The Frequency of Falling Elderly and Evaluation of the Behavioral Factors Related to Preventing the Falls   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Ana Sayfa 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.)

 

Falls and fragility fractures   (March 26, 2016)

Chapter in book Essential Primary Care published by John Wiley & Sons, LTD online:

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

 

Tai Chi as an intervention to reduce falls and improve balance function in the elderly: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Chinese Nursing Research online:

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

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

 

Are people following hip and knee arthroplasty at greater risk of experiencing a fall and fracture? Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery 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.)

 

Greater Fall Risk in Elderly Women Than in Men Is Associated With Increased Gait Variability During Multitasking   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Journal of the American Medical Directors Association online:

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

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

 

Researchers Find Worry Over Falls Among Elderly Leads to Action   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Newswise online:

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Intimate Partner Violence
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Partner Violence Victimization and Unintended Pregnancy in Latina and Asian American Women: Analysis Using Structural Equation Modeling   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Women & Health online:

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Health Impact of Domestic Violence against Saudi Women: Cross Sectional Study   (March 29, 2016)

Article in International Journal of Health Sciences online:

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

 

PTSD Symptoms in Young Children Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence in Four Ethno-racial Groups   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma 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 Day-to-Day Reality of Delivering Shelter Services to Women Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence in the Context of System and Policy Demands   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Social Service Research online:

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

 

2015 deadliest year for domestic violence in a decade for Georgia   (March 26, 2016)

Article in WTOC online:

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

 

Domestic Violence and abuse   (March 26, 2016)

Chapter in book Essential Primary Care published by Wiley online:

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

 

Parental reflective functioning in fathers who use intimate partner violence: Findings from a Norwegian clinical sample   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Nordic Psychology online:

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

 

Maternal Intimate Partner Violence: Relationships with Language and Neurological Development of Infants and Toddlers   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Journal of Maternal and Child 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.)

 

Study Snapshot: Teen Dating Violence Prevention Programs Fall Short   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Newswise online; original article A Meta-Analysis of School-Based Interventions Aimed to Prevent or Reduce Violence in Teen Dating Relationships in Review of Educational Research online:

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



Motor-vehicle-related Injuries
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An association between dietary habits and traffic accidents in patients with chronic liver disease: A data-mining analysis   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Biomedical Reports online:

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

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

 

Cell Phones and Motor Vehicle Fatalities Final Report   (March 29, 2016)

Paper presented at 2015 Humanitarian Technology, May 12-14, 2015, Cambridge, MA online:

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

 

Real-time crash prediction on urban expressways: identification of key variables and a hybrid support vector machine model   (March 29, 2016)

Article in IET Intelligent Transport Systems online:

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

 

Safety Impacts of Directional Median Openings at Downstream U-turn Locations   (March 26, 2016)

Paper presented at Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting, January 10-14, 2016, Washington, DC online:

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

 

Study shows most fatal crash victims didn't wear seat belt   (March 26, 2016)

Article in NBC Montana online:

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

 

Assessing the Impact of Twenty Underage Drinking Laws   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs online:

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

 

Studying the Epidemiology of Fatal Traffic Accidents in the Khuzestan Province   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Journal of Health Sciences online:

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

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

 

Teens and seat belt use: What makes them click?   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Journal of Safety Research online:

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

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

 

Analysis on the Level of Safety of Multi-Lane Rural Highway Under Heterogenous Traffic Condition   (March 26, 2016)

Paper presented at Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting, January 10-14, 2016, Washington, DC online:

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

 

Pedestrians risk perception of traffic crash and built environment features – Delhi, India   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Safety 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.)

 

Re-usability of traffic signs for inactive drivers with consideration of personal characteristics and sign features   (March 24, 2016)

Article in International Journal of Human Capital in Urban Management online:

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

 

Emergency Department Visits for Motor Vehicle Traffic Injuries: United States, 2010–2011   (March 24, 2016)

Report published by National Center for Health Statistics online:

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

 

The Degree of Sustainable Development of Public Transport in Major Polish Cities   (March 24, 2016)

Chapter in book Entrepreneurship, Business and Economics -Volume 1 online:

Book chapter: 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.)



Occupational Injuries & Violence
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Exploring the Prevalence of Horizontal Violence in Nursing Between Magnet and non-Magnet Hospitals   (March 28, 2016)

Dissertation submitted to Seton Hall University online:

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

 

Occupational health related concerns among surgeons   (March 28, 2016)

Article in International Journal of Health Sciences online:

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

 

Metal Workers with Corneal Injuries and Abuse of Topical Drugs   (March 28, 2016)

Article in Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine online:

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

 

Subacromial shoulder disorders among baggage handlers: an observational cohort study   (March 24, 2016)

Article in International Archives of Occupational and Environmental 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.)

 

Double Jeopardy: Hearing Loss and Tinnitus Among Noise-Exposed Workers   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Workplace Health & Safety online:

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

 

Citation analysis of workplace violence: A review of the top 50 annual and lifetime cited articles   (March 24, 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.)



Suicide & Self Harm
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Seasonality of suicide behavior in Northwest Alaska: 1990–2009   (March 29, 2016)

Article in 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.)

 

Predicting Risk for Suicide: A Preliminary Examination of Non-Suicidal Self-Injury and the Acquired Capability Construct in a College Sample   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Archives of Suicide Research online:

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

 

Suicide in Canada: Is Poisoning Misclassification an Issue?   (March 29, 2016)

Article in The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry online:

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

 

Self-harm following release from prison: A prospective data linkage study   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry online:

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

 

The Impact of Celebrity Suicide on Subsequent Suicide Rates in the General Population of Korea from 1990 to 2010   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Korean Medical Science online:

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

 

Direct versus indirect psychosocial and behavioural interventions to prevent suicide and suicide attempts: a systematic review and meta-analysis   (March 29, 2016)

Article in The Lancet Psychiatry online:

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

 

Evaluating the Psychometric Properties of the Interpersonal Needs Questionnaire and the Acquired Capability for Suicide Scale in Military Veterans.   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Psychological Assessment online:

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Mental Health Workers’ Views About Their Suicide Prevention Role   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Psychology, Community, & Health online:

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Playing Action Video Games May Increase the Capability for a Suicide Attempt   (March 28, 2016)

Article in Newswise online; original article in Cyberpsychology, Behavior and Social Networking online:

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

 

College Students' Responses to Suicidal Content on Social Networking Sites: An Examination Using a Simulated Facebook Newsfeed   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior online:

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

 

Overdose of oral contraceptive pills as a means of intentional self-poisoning amongst young women in Sri Lanka: considerations for family planning   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Journal of Family Planning & Reproductive Health Care online:

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

 

Suicide After Evaluation for Involuntary Psychiatric Commitment—Who Gets Them and What Influences Survival Time?   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior online:

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Impact of Firearm Availability and Gun Regulation on State Suicide Rates   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior online:

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Association between obesity and suicide in woman, but not in man: a population-based study of young adults   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Psychology, Health & Medicine online:

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Estimating Suicide Rates in Developing Nations A Low-Cost Newspaper Capture-Recapture Approach in Cambodia   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health online:

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

 

Physical Activity, Exercise Motivations, Depression, and Nonsuicidal Self-Injury in Youth   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior online:

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“Things I did not know”: Retrospectives on a Canadian rural male youth suicide using an instrumental photovoice case study   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Health online:

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Meaning in Life Buffers the Association Between Risk Factors for Suicide and Hopelessness in Participants With Mental Disorders   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Journal of Clinical Psychology online:

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Traumatic Brain Injuries
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More Evidence Blood Test May Detect Concussions   (March 29, 2016)

Article in NBC News online:

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Knowledge of Concussions by High School Coaches in a Rural Environment   (March 29, 2016)

Article in The Physical Educator online:

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Effect of the Suboccipital Musculature on Symptom Severity and Recovery after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury   (March 29, 2016)

Article in American Journal of Neuroradiology online:

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Determining Sensitivity/Specificity of Virtual Reality-Based Neuropsychological Tool for Detecting Residual Abnormalities Following Sport-Related Concussion.   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Neuropsychology online:

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Biographical disruption, adjustment and reconstruction of everyday occupations and work participation after mild traumatic brain injury. A focus group study   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Disability and Rehabilitation online:

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Brain functional connectivity and cognition in mild traumatic brain injury   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Neuroradiology 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.)

 

Prognostic models for prediction of outcomes after traumatic brain injury based on patients admission characteristics   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Brain Injury online:

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Parental ratings of daily behavior and child cognitive test performance after pediatric mild traumatic brain injury   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Child Neuropsychology: A Journal on Normal and Abnormal Development in Childhood and Adolescence online:

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Executive function deficits in team sport athletes with a history of concussion revealed by a visual-auditory dual task paradigm   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Journal of Sports Sciences online:

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Inadequate Helmet Fit Increases Concussion Severity in American High School Football Players   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach online:

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

 

Role of Anticonvulsants in the Management of Posttraumatic Epilepsy   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Frontiers in 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.)

 

Effect of Preferred Music on Agitation After Traumatic Brain Injury   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Western Journal of Nursing Research online:

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Decoding the N.F.L. Database to Find 100 Missing Concussions   (March 24, 2016)

Article in The New York Times online:

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Unintentional Poisonings
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PTSD and Opioid Use Disorder: A Narrative Review of Conceptual Models   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Addictive Diseases online:

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The Future of Opioid Agonist Therapies in Ukraine: a Qualitative Assessment of Multilevel Barriers and Ways Forward to Promote Retention in Treatment   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 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 Community Partnership to Respond to the Heroin and Opioid Abuse Epidemic   (March 29, 2016)

Article in The Journal of Rural Health online:

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Association between routes of drug administration and all-cause mortality among drug users   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Substance Use online:

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

 

Prescription opioid use: Patient characteristics and misuse in community pharmacy   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of the American Pharmacists Association online:

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

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

 

Misuse of prescription drugs and overdose deaths   (March 29, 2016)

Article in Journal of Substance Use online:

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

 

New Naloxone Training Program for Pharmacists Takes Aim at Opioid Epidemic   (March 28, 2016)

Article in Newswise online:

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

 

Fentanyl fuels rise in WV overdose deaths    (March 27, 2016)

Article in Charleston Gazette-Mail online:

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Comparisons of Cocaine-Only, Opioid-Only, and Users of Both Substances in the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions (NESARC)   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Substance Use & Misuse online:

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Alcohol and drug misuse   (March 26, 2016)

Chapter in book Essential Primary Care published by John Wiley & Sons, LTD online:

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

 

Development and initial testing of a tailored telephone intervention delivered by peers to prevent recurring opioid-overdoses (TTIP-PRO)   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Health Education Research online:

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Could chest wall rigidity be a factor in rapid death from illicit fentanyl abuse?   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Clinical Toxicology online:

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Effective Use of Naloxone by Law Enforcement in Response to Multiple Opioid Overdoses   (March 26, 2016)

Article in Prehospital Emergency Care online:

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Opioid overdose and naloxone education in a substance use disorder treatment program   (March 26, 2016)

Article in The American Journal on Addictions online:

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DEA to host national prescription drug take-back   (March 25, 2016)

Article in Defense Video & Imagery Distribution Center online:

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Naloxone now available without a prescription in B.C.   (March 25, 2016)

Article in The Globe and Mail online:

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The Impact of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs and Prescribing Guidelines on Emergency Department Opioid Prescribing: A Multi-Center Survey   (March 24, 2016)

Article in Pain Medicine online:

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SAMHSA Prescription Drug Abuse Weekly Update (March 24, 2016)

Compilation from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration online:

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No Treatment Beds Available? Deficit In Substance Abuse Counselors Could Be To Blame   (March 23, 2016)

Article in Forbes online:

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Other Injuries
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Widespread Sexual Harassment Persists in India   (March 28, 2016)

Article in Newswise online:

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

 

SafetyLit (March 27, 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.)

 

Why Sexual Harassment Is Worse Than Other Types of Abuse Online   (March 23, 2016)

Article in Newswise online:

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