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February 10, 2014

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Issue: February 3, 2014 - February 10, 2014


In this Newsletter:

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

 


 
 
Falls among Older Persons
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Do continuous ‘lumbar plexus’ blocks really increase the risk of falls?   (February 10, 2014)
Letter to the editor in British Journal of Anaesthesia online:
Article: Extract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Dairy Food Intake, Peripheral Bone Structure and Muscle Mass in Elderly Ambulatory Women    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Journal of Bone and Mineral Research online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Development and decline of upright gait stability    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Automatic fall detection for elderly by using features extracted from skeletal data    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Electronics, Computer and Computation online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Long-term outcomes of ground-level falls in the elderly    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Trauma and Acute Care Surgery online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
The implementation of an intelligent and video-based fall detection system using a neural network    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Applied Soft Computing online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Evaluation of the impact of 6-month training by whole body vibration on the risk of falls among nursing home residents, observed over a 12-month period: a single blind, randomized controlled trial   (February 10, 2014)
Article in Aging Clinical And Experimental Research online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Frailty, Dependency and Mortality Predictors in a Cohort of Cuban Older Adults, 2003–2011    (February 10, 2014)
Article in MEDICC Review (International Journal of Cuban Health & Medicine) online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above links.)
 
Fear of falling in age-related macular degeneration     (February 10, 2014)
Article in BMC Ophthalmology online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Plantar cutaneous sensibility and dynamic balance in healthy elderly of the community: relational study    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Fisioterapia e Pesquisa online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Vibration-Induced Friction Control for Walkway Locomotion Interface    (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of 2013 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC) online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Dizziness in the elderly    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Hearing, Balance and Communication online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Feasibility, Acceptability, and Effectiveness of an Electronic Sensor Bed/Chair Alarm in Reducing Falls in Patients With Cognitive Impairment in a Subacute Ward    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Journal of Nursing Care Quality online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
 
 


 
Intimate Partner Violence
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A New Fuzzy Tool: Induced Cluster Method (ICM) To Study about Suicide Thought in Domestic Violence   (February 10, 2014)
Article in International Journal of Computing Algorithm online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
A study on Domestic Violence against Women Using Induced Fuzzy Associative Memories (IFAM)    (February 10, 2014)
Article in International Journal of Computing Algorithm online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Understanding attitudes toward spousal abuse: Beliefs about wife-beating justification amongst men and women in India    (February 10, 2014)
Dissertation submitted to Michigan State University online:
Dissertation: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Prevalence and Characteristics of Intimate Partner Violence Against Women with Severe Mental Illness: A Prevalence Study in Spain    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Community Mental Health Journal 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.)
 
Workplace homicide: The threat of stranger violence and intimate partner violence in the workplace    (February 10, 2014)
Thesis submitted to Wayne State University online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
The Intimate Partner Violence Responsibility Attribution Scale (IPVRAS)    (February 10, 2014)
Article in the European Journal of Psychology Applied to Legal Context online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
The evidence base for couple therapy, family therapy and systemic interventions for adult-focused problems  (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Family Therapy online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
In Circle: A Healthy Relationship, Domestic Violence, and HIV Intervention for African American Couples    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Economic Impact of Violence Against Women in Tennessee   (February 10, 2014)
Article in the National Criminal Justice Reference Service by the Tennessee Economic Council on Women online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Violence against women: profile of the aggressors and victims and characterization of the injuries: a forensic study    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
The Impact of Legislative Standards on Batterer Intervention Program Practices and Characteristics    
(February 10, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Community Psychology online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above links.)
 
Neighborhood Disadvantage, Strain, and Intimate Partner Violence: Linking Structural Context to Emotional Response    (February 10, 2014)
Working Paper from The Center for Family and Demographic Research at Bowling Green State University online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Pascua Yaqui gain added power to prosecute some non-Indians (February 10, 2014)
Article in the Arizona Daily Star online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |
 
Safety Planning in Focus Groups of Malawian Women Living With HIV:  Helping Each Other Deal With Violence and Abuse    (February 7, 2014)
Article in Violence Against Women online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
I Built My House of Hope:  Abused Women and Pathways Into Homelessness    (February 7, 2014)
Article in Violence Against Women online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
S. Mark Taper Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant to Domestic Violence Center of Santa Clarita Valley (February 6, 2014)
Article in KHTS (California) online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |


Fredericton domestic violence issue focus of new police job; Intimate Partner Violence Co-ordinator will specifically deal with domestic violence in city (February 6, 2014)
Article in the CBCNews (Canada) online:
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Tulalip project allows prosecution of domestic violence crimes  (February 6, 2014)
Article in the Heraldnet (Washington) online:
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It's Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month  (February 5, 2014)
Article in the Times-Standard online:
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Fight domestic violence; Lawmakers balk on gun restrictions, but can still provide needed funding  (February 4, 2014)
Article in the Daily Press (Virginia) online:
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Motor-vehicle-related Injuries
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Finite Element Study of Post-Crash Kinematics and Injury Mechanisms of Bus-Pedestrian Collisions    (February 10, 2014)
Report in the Society of Automotive Engineering (SAE) Technical Papers from the 10th International Conference on Automotive Engineering online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
A Multi-Modality Dataset for the Development of a Small Female Full Body Finite Element Model    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Proceedings of ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, June 26-29 in Sunriver, OR online:
 Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Occupant and Crash Characteristics in Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Injuries Resulting From Motor Vehicle Collisions    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Spine Journal 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.)
 
Anthropometric Specifications, Development, and Evaluation of EvaRID—A 50th Percentile Female Rear Impact Finite Element Dummy Model    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Traffic Injury Prevention online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Approach to Highway Safety Improvements in the State of New Hampshire    (February 10, 2014)
Article reprinted in Transportation Research Board’s TRID database from Routes/Roads journal with permission of the World Road Association online:
 Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Safety Performance Study of a Shared Pedestrian and Vehicle Space in New Zealand   (February 10, 2014)
Paper presented at the Transportation Research Board 93rd Annual Meeting January 12, 2014 to January 16, 2014 in Washington DC online:
 Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Text Mining to Decipher Free-Response Consumer Complaints: Insights From the NHTSA Vehicle Owner’s Complaint Database    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Human Factors online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Investigating the individual and organisational predictors of work-related driving crash involvement in Ethiopia    (February 10, 2014)
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 Abstract link.)
 
Child safety seats can save lives, research shows  (February 10, 2014)
Article in the Killeen Daily Herald (Texas) online:
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Fatal Car Crashes Involving Pot Use Have Tripled in U.S., Study Finds   (February 7, 2014)
Article in Medline Plus online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Distracted Driving Raises Crash Risk  (February 6, 2014)
Article in NIH News in Health Website online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
NIOSH Center for Motor Vehicle Safety: Research and Guidance Strategic Plan 2014-2018   (February 6, 2014)
Strategic plan published by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) in the Federal Register online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
(The strategic plan can be downloaded in HTML or PDF format from the above link.  NIOSH invites comments on the plan through March 8, 2014. The docket page (with a link to a form for commenting) is here:  http://www.regulations.gov/#!docketDetail;D=CDC-2013-0024.)
 
Spinal Injury After Vehicle Collision: 10 Characteristics  (February 6, 2014)
Article in Becker's Spine Review online:
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CDC study shows that child passenger deaths have decreased 43 percent from 2002 - 2011  (February 4, 2014)
Article in the Tri-County Sun Times online:
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Safety Agency Says 22 Million Vehicles Recalled in 2013    (February 3, 2014)
Article in The New York Times online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
 
 


 
Occupational Injuries & Violence
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Age-related injury and compensation claim rates in heavy industry    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Occupational Medicine online:
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Farm-related trauma in the west of Ireland: an occupational hazard    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Irish Journal of Medical Science 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.)
 
The role of occupational safety and health specialist in safety promotion and implementation – case study    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion online:
Article: Preview | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
A Cross-Sectional Study to See the Incidence of Needle Prick Injury amongst Health Care Workers in a Tertiary Care Hospital     (February 10, 2014)
Article in The International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications online:
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Bullying in the Office: Why You Need a Policy   (February 10, 2014)
Article in Business News Daily online:
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Bullying at work affects health, can have legal repercussions   (February 8, 2014)
Article in the St. Cloud Times (Minnesota) online:
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Career Lieutenant and Fire Fighter Killed and Two Fire Fighters Injured by Wall Collapse at a Large Commercial Structure Fire—Pennsylvania    (February 6, 2014)
Fire Fighter Fatality Investigation Report on the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Website online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Forum: Bill better protects nurses from workplace violence (February 6, 2014)
Article (letter to the editor) in the JournalStar (Illinois) online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |


Schaumburg police teach prevention of workplace violence (February 6, 2014)
Article in the Daily Herald (Illinois) online:
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Local experts say workplace violence remains 'extremely rare'  (February 5, 2014)
Article in The Columbian (Canada) online:
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Kingston shooting: Workplace violence difficult to predict, experts say    (February 5, 2014)
Article in the Daily Freeman News (New York) online:
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Vancouver Veterans Affairs shooting: Victim, suspect identified in workplace violence, police say  (February 5, 2014)
Article in The Oregonian online:
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Study: Change of Culture, Increased Training Needed to Reduce Violence Against Emergency Nurses (February 4, 2014)
Press release in the PR Newswire online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |

 
 


 
Suicide & Self Harm
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Stay: A History of Suicide and the Philosophies Against It    (February 10, 2014)
Book published by Yale University Press online:
Book: Preview| HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Suicide of physicians in the special wards of Tokyo Metropolitan area   (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Forensic and Legal 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.)
 
Suicidal Behavior and HIV/AIDS: A Partial Test of Joiner's Theory of Why People Die by Suicide   (February 10, 2014)
Article in Social Work in Mental Health online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Witnessing suicide-related behavior in prison: A qualitative study of young male prisoners in England    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Crisis online:
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Suicide in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the city of Sarajevo: With special reference to ethnicity     (February 10, 2014)
Article in Crisis online:
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The impact of newspaper reporting of hydrogen sulfide suicide on imitative suicide attempts in Japan    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 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.)
 
Increased cardiovascular mortality and suicide after methyl chloride exposure    (February 10, 2014)
Article in American Journal of Industrial Medicine online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Suicide Attempt by Complete Self-Removal of a 12-Year-Old Permanent Pacemaker System: Case Report    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
High risk of depression and suicide attempt among chronic pain patients: Always explore catastrophizing and suicide thoughts when evaluating chronic pain patients    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Scandinavian Journal of Pain online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Lithium in the Prevention of Suicide in Mood Disorders: Updated Systematic Review and Meta-analysis   (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Emergency Medicine online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
 
Routledge International Handbook of Clinical Suicide Research   (February 10, 2014)
Book published by Routledge online:
Book: Preview | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
A comparison of the prevalence and risk factors of suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in two American Indian population samples and in a general population sample    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Transcultural Psychiatry online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
The Accessibility of Firearms and Risk for Suicide and Homicide Victimization Among Household Members: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Annals of 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.)
 
Homophobia linked to rise in suicide rates   (February 10, 2014)
Article in the Daily Liberal online:
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Girl, 16, dies of suspected drugs overdose after visiting self-harm websites  (February 6, 2014)
Article in the London Evening Standard (U.K.) online:
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Police 'surprised' by attempted suicide rate  (February 6, 2014)
Article in ABC News (Australia) online:
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Traumatic Brain Injuries
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Instructional design strategies to support research subjects with traumatic brain injury    (February 10, 2014)
Dissertation submitted to Capella University online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Examining the Effectiveness of Mindfulness Meditation for Chronic Pain Management in Combat Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury    (February 10, 2014)
Dissertation submitted to American University online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Quantification of Shockwave Transmission Through the Cranium Using an Experimental Model     (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of ASME 2013 Bioengineering Conference online:
Paper: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Examination of Geometric Effects on Stress Wave Propagation and Applications in Football Helmet Design    (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of ASME 2013 Bioengineering Conference online:
Paper: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Simulation Based Development and Analysis of Helmet-to-Helmet Collision    (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of ASME 2013 Bioengineering Conference online:
Paper: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Experimental Determination of Pressure Wave Transmission to the Brain During Head-Neck Blast Tests    (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of ASME 2013 Bioengineering Conference online:
Paper: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
An Instrumented Mouthguard to Measure Head Accelerations Due To Impact    (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of ASME 2013 Bioengineering Conference online:
Paper: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Knee Angle Analysis Using a Wearable Motion Analysis System for Detection and Rehabilitation of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury    (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of ASME 2013 Bioengineering Conference online: 
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Comparing In Vivo Head Impact Kinematics From American Football With Laboratory Drop and Linear Impactors   (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings from ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference online:]
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Practical Challenges in Collecting Head Impact Biomechanics Data in Real-World Scenarios via a Helmet-Based Accelerometer System     (February 10, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of the ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference online: 
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Relationships after TBI: A grounded research study   (February 10, 2014)
Article in Brain Injury online:
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Impact of Co-occurring Psychiatric Disorders and Traumatic Brain Injury on Speech-Language Treatment: Speech-Language Pathologists' Perspectives    (February 10, 2014)
Dissertation submitted to Eastern Michigan University online:
Dissertation: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Brain activation during neurocognitive testing using functional near-infrared spectroscopy in patients following concussion compared to healthy controls    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Brain Imaging and Behavior 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.)
 
Reflections on the neurotherapeutic effects of hyperbaric oxygen    (February 10, 2014)
Editorial in Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics online:
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Hockey Concussion Education Project, Part 3. White matter microstructure in ice hockey players with a history of concussion: a diffusion tensor imaging study    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Neurosurgery online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Cerebral metabolic effects of exogenous lactate supplementation on the injured human brain     (February 10, 2014)
Article in Intensive Care Medicine 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 Value of Apolipoprotein E Epsilon4 Allele in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury: A Meta-Analysis and Meta-Regression     (February 10, 2014)
Article in Genetic Testing and Moleculary Biomarkers online:
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Methylene Blue is Neuroprotective against mild Traumatic Brain Injury   (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Neurotrauma online:
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Can helmet design reduce the risk of concussion in football?  Technical note    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Journal of Neurosurgery online:
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Special Invited Article: Concussion, Sports and Psychiatry    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Adolescent Psychiatry online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Detecting Pain in Traumatic Brain Injured Patients with Different Levels of Consciousness During Common Procedures in the ICU: Typical or Atypical Behaviors?    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Clinical Journal of Pain online:
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Discuss with patients, families what ‘medical clearance’ is — and is not    (February 10, 2014)
Article in the AAP News (American Academy of Pediatrics) online:
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Effect of Neck Muscle Strength and Anticipatory Cervical Muscle Activation on the Kinematic Response of the Head to Impulsive Loads    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Sports Medicine online:
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Modeling a Surrogate Head Response Under Blast Loading    (February 10, 2014)
Paper in ASME Proceedings from ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Mechanics of Interaction of Blast Waves on Surrogate Head: Effect of Head Orientation    (February 10, 2014)
Paper in ASME Proceedings from ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference online:
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University of Montana Researchers Win NFL/GE Brain Study Grant   (February 10, 2014)
Article in IndiaWest online:
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NIH and NFL tackle concussion research:  NIH announces research projects funded largely by donation from the NFL    (February 7, 2014)
Press release on National Institutes of Health Website online:
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What causes PTSD? Researchers come closer to finding out   (February 6, 2014)
Article in The Daily Caller online:
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Seahawks Super Bowl win raises awareness about brain injuries    (February 4, 2014)
Article in The Seattle Times online:
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New Study Finds Differences in Concussion Risk Between Football Helmets   (February 3, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Can helmet design reduce the risk of concussion in football?—Technical Note) in Journal of Neurosurgery online:
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New Study on NFL Concussions Shows Higher Altitudes Reduce Risk Significantly    (February 3, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Rates of Concussion Are Lower in National Football League Games Played at Higher Altitudes) in Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy online:
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Unintentional Poisonings
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Latent class analysis of non-opioid dependent illegal pharmaceutical opioid users in Ohio    (February 10, 2014)
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 link.)
 
‘Safer Environment Interventions’: A qualitative synthesis of the experiences and perceptions of people who inject drugs   (February 10, 2014)
 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.)
 
Dextropropoxyphene ban in India: Is there a case for reconsideration?    (February 10, 2014)
Commentary in Journal of  Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapeutics online:
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Teenage Drug Consumption    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The European Journal of Science and Theology online:
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Opioid overdose with gluteal compartment syndrome and acute peripheral neuropathy    (February 10, 2014)
Article in American Journal of Case Reports online:
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‘True apothecary thy drugs art quick ’ – Are we providing our pain patients the means to self-poison?   (February 10, 2014)
Article in Clinical Toxicology online:
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Hospitals as a ‘risk environment’: An ethno-epidemiological study of voluntary and involuntary discharge from hospital against medical advice among people who inject drugs    (February 10, 2014)
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.)
 
Culture, identity and the embodiment of illicit drug use in Nepal    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Mental Health and Substance Use online:
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Utilizing Pharmacogenetics in Psychiatry: the Time Has Come    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Molecular Diagnosis & Therapy online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Evolving Safe Practices for Chronic Opioid Therapy Through Regulation    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine online:
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Variations in prescription opioids and related harms: a key to understanding and effective policy    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Addiction online:
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Long term outcomes of pharmacological treatments for opioid dependence: does methadone still lead the pack?    (February 10, 2014)
Article in British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology online:
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Gender differences in circumstances surrounding first injection experience of rural injection drug users in the United States    (February 10, 2014)
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 link.)
 
Using poison center exposure calls to predict prescription opioid abuse and misuse-related emergency department visits    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Increases in the Use of Prescription Opioid Analgesics and the Lack of Improvement in Disability Metrics Among Users    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above links.)
 
Employment predicts decreased mortality among HIV-seropositive illicit drug users in a setting of universal HIV care    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Training family members to manage heroin overdose and administer naloxone: randomized trial of effects on knowledge and attitudes    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Addiction online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
FDA: Prescribers, dispensers should stop use of combination painkillers with more than 325 mg of acetaminophen    (February 10, 2014)
Article in the Formulary Journal online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
The prevalence and impact of prescription controlled substance use among injured patients at a Level I trauma center    (February 10, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
The Global Burden of Disease projects: What have we learned about illicit drug use and dependence and their contribution to the global burden of disease?    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Drug and Alcohol Review online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Prescription Drug Misuse and Gender    (February 10, 2014)
Article in Substance Use & Misuse online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Data sources regarding the nonmedical use of pharmaceutical opioids in the United States   (February 10, 2014)
Article in Reviews in Health Care online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
SMART Designs in Observational Studies of Opioid Therapy Duration    (February 10, 2014)
Editorial in Journal of General Internal Medicine online:
Editorial: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Julie DelCour: Prescription drug misuse: Pick your poison   (February 9, 2014)
Article in the Tulsa World online:
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Drug-overdose deaths surging in R.I.  (February 8, 2014)
Article in the Providence Journal online:
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Prescription Drug Abuse: Executive Summary of a Policy Position Paper From the American College of Physicians     (February 6, 2014)
Article in Annals of 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 Abstract link.)
 
Chronic Opioid Therapy Risk Reduction Initiative: Impact on Urine Drug Testing Rates and Results     (February 6, 2014)
Article in Journal of General 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 Abstract link.)
 
Hoffman’s Heroin Points to Surge in Grim Trade    (February 6, 2014)
Article in The New York Times online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Heroin deaths spur action to cut abuse of prescription pills; Painkillers seen as gateway drugs  (February 6, 2014)
Article in the Pocono Record online:
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KNIGHT: The ACLU’s deadly prescription for addiction; Liberal lawyers want Americans to be free to OD  (February 6, 2014)
Article in The Washington Times online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |
 
Mind Over Matter: Beating Pain and Painkillers    (February 5, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Mindfulness-Oriented Recovery Enhancement for Chronic Pain and Prescription Opioid Misuse: Results From and Early-Stage Randomized Controlled Trial) in Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology online.
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Teens Who Consume Energy Drinks More Likely to Use Alcohol and Drugs    (February 5, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Energy Drinks, Soft Drinks, and Substance Use Among United States Secondary School Students) in Journal of Addiction Medicine 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.)
 
Opioid receptor-triggered spinal mTORC1 activation contributes to morphine tolerance and hyperalgesia     (February 5, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Clinical Investigation online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Police armed with heroin antidote    (February 3, 2014)
Article in USA Today US Edition online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Stopping Liver Failure From Painkiller Overdose   (February 3, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (TRPM2 channels mediate acetaminophen-induced liver damage) in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
 
 


 
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What Military Base Shootings Reveal About the Mental Health Debate   (February 9, 2014)
Article in The Daily Beast online:
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A Survival Guide for Winter's Threats     (February 5, 2014)
Article in Medline Plus online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Brain Scans Show We Take Risks Because We Can’t Stop Ourselves     (February 5, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Predicting risky choices from brain activity patterns) in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
Long-Term Survival No Different Among Those Severely Injured by Violence Versus Accident    (February 5, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Association Between Intentional Injury and Long-Term Survival After Trauma) in Annals of Surgery online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article
 
As the Temperature Drops, Your Risk of Fracture Rises   (February 3, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Variation in the incidence of distal radius fractures in the U.S. elderly as related to slippery weather conditions) in Plastic and Reconstructive 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 or HTML links.)
 
 
 
 
 


 


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