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Issue: January 13, 2014 - January 20, 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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Fall detection for the elderly using a cane robot based on ZMP estimation    (January 20, 2014)
Paper presented at the 2013 International Symposium on Micro-NanoMechatronics and Human Science (MHS) in Nagoya, Japan, November 10-13, 2013

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

Letting go of an old habit: group leaders' experiences of a client-centred multidisciplinary falls-prevention programme     (January 17, 2014)
Article in Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy online:

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Why older women do or do not seek help from the GP after a fall: a qualitative study   (January 17, 2014)
Article in Family Practice online:

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Improving balance and mobility in people over 50 years of age with vision impairments: can the Alexander Technique help? A study protocol for the VISIBILITY randomised controlled trial   (January 17, 2014)
Article in Injury Prevention online:

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Four-wheeled walker related injuries in older adults in the Netherlands   (January 17, 2014)
Article in Injury Prevention online:

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Falls in Older people with Cataract, a longitudinal evalUation of impact and riSk: the FOCUS study protocol      (January 15, 2014)
Article in Injury Prevention online:

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Falls are the leading cause of injury deaths in the elderly    (January 15, 2014)
Article in The Bay State Banner (Massachusetts) online:
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Intimate Partner Violence
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Intimate partner violence among women with mental health-related activity limitations: a Canadian population based study    (January 20, 2014)

Article in BMC Public Health online:
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Intimate Partner Homicide and Corollary Victims in 16 States: National Violent Death Reporting System, 2003–2009     (January 20, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:

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The Influence of Perpetrator Race/Ethnicity on the Judicial Response to Requests for Intimate Partner Violence Civil Restraining Orders    (January 17, 2014)
A Thesis submitted to California State University, Sacramento online:

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

Beyond assessment: Examining providers’ responses to disclosures of violence    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners online:

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The Role of Intimate Partners in Women's Reasons for Seeking Abortion    (January 17, 2014)
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 above link.)
 

What Is Empowerment Anyway? A Model for Domestic Violence Practice, Research, and Evaluation    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Psychology of Violence online:

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Risk factors for physical violence against partners in the U.S.    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Psychology of Violence online:

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Development policies, intimate partner violence, Swedish gender equality and global health    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Women’s Studies International Forum 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 Social Networks of Homeless Youth Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence    (January 17, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:

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Primary Care–Based Interventions for Intimate Partner Violence: A Systematic Review     (January 17, 2014)
Article in American Journal of Preventive Medicine online:

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Taking Responsibility: A Psychological Profile of Men Attending a Domestic Violence Group Work Intervention Program in New South Wales, Australia     (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:

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Mental Health Service Use Among High School Students Exposed to Interpersonal Violence    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of School Health online:

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

CDC Grand Rounds: A Public Health Approach to Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence    (January 17, 2014)
Article in the CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report

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

An Examination of the Factors Related to Dating Violence Perpetration Among Young Men and Women and Associated Theoretical Explanations: A Review of the Literature    (January 15, 2014)

Article in Trauma, Violence, & Abuse online:
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If You Want to Convict a Domestic Violence Batterer, List Multiple Charges in the Police Report    (January 15, 2014)
Article in SAGE Open online:
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Resilience as health promotion in action: University students who grew up amid violence directed towards their mothers    (January 15, 2014)
Thesis submitted to the University of Western Ontario online:
Thesis: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |
 

CDC: In 2010, intimate partner violence contributed to 1,295 deaths   (January 18, 2014)
Article in UPI online:
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The Network/La Red    (January 17, 2014)
Article in the Huffington Post online:
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Preventing Domestic Abuse in the Military Community (January 15, 2014)
Article in Dodlive online:
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Women Most Affected by Domestic Violence   (January 15, 2014)
Article in the Arkansas Traveler online:
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Why Give Violent Domestic Abusers a Gun?; How the Supreme Court’s definition of violence today will affect the number of gun injuries tomorrow   (January 15, 2014)
Article in the Slate online:
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Motor-vehicle-related Injuries
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Analysis of FARS Data on State Highways in Oklahoma      (January 17, 2014)
Technical Report prepared by the Department of Geography at Oklahoma State University for the Oklahoma Transportation Center online:

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

Pedestrian Accidents – Actual Trend in the Czech Republic    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Transactions on Transport Sciences online:

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Influence of Accessibility for Emergency Medical Services on Fatality Rate in Hokkaido, JAPAN    (January 17, 2014)
Paper presented at the Transportation Research Board 2014 Meeting online:

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

Investigation on Motorcyclist Riding Behaviour at Curve Entry Using Instrumented Motorcycle    (January 17, 2014)
Article in The Scientific World 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.)
 

Disparities in Age-Appropriate Child Passenger Restraint Use Among Children Aged 1 to 12 Years    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Pediatrics online:

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The use of cost–benefit analysis in road assessments: a methodological inquiry    (January 17, 2014)

Article in Injury Prevention online:

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Dying to get out: young drivers, safety and social inequity    (January 16, 2014)
Article in Injury Prevention online:

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Drinking and Driving: Unsafe at Any Level: Very Low Blood Alcohol Content Associated With Causing Car Crashes    (January 16, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Official blame for drivers with very low blood alcohol content: there is no safe combination of drinking and driving) in Injury Prevention:
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Drugs and Alcohol: Their Relative Crash Risk    (January 15, 2014)
Article in Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs online:
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Aggressive safety systems becoming more common in new vehicles     (January 14, 2014)
Article in Dallas Morning News online:
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Safety From Sweden: An Inflatable Bike Helmet    (January 14, 2014)
Article in The Wall Street Journal World online:

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Occupational Injuries & Violence
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Safety & Health Magazine digital edition for January 2014 available online    (January 14, 2014)
Full issue online:

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

Occupational safety and health criteria for responsible development of nanotechnology     (January 20, 2014)
Article in Journal of Nanoparticle Research 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 Occupational Health and Safety Management of Workers in Building Construction Site    (January 20, 2014)

Article in Applied Mechanics and Materials online:
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Examining occupational health and safety disparities using national data: A cause for continuing concern    (January 20, 2014)
Article in American Journal of Industrial Medicine online:

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Stooped Postures Are Modified by Pretask Walking in a Simulated Weed-Pulling Task    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Agromedicine online:

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

“Modeling injury rates as a function of industrialized versus on-site construction techniques”        (January 17, 2014)
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.)

 

Slips, trips and falls at a chemical manufacturing company    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Occupational Medicine online:]

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The Relationship between Safety Climate with Fatalism and Perceived Helplessness among Workers: Implication for Health Promotion    (January 17, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Community Health 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.)

 

Occupational homicide of law enforcement officers in the US, 1996–2010    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Injury Prevention online:

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Urban Night Shift Police More Likely to Suffer Long-Term Job Injuries    (January 17, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Shift work and long-term injury among police officers) in Scandanavian Journal of Work, Environment & 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.)


Caring for Caregivers: OSHA Launches Web Resource for Hospitals and Health Care Workers   (January 16, 2014)
Article in EHSToday online:
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Workplace deaths declined again in North Carolina last year    (January 16, 2014)
Article in the newsobserver.com (North Carolina) online:
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State Supreme Court Denies Publication of Ruling in Workplace Violence Case Brought by AOC (January 16, 2014)
Article in the Metropolitan News-Enterprise (California) online:
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These Are the Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs in the U.S.   (January 14, 2014)
Article in TIME online:
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OSHA Injury and Illness Name-and-Shame Rule (January 16, 2014)
Article in Workplacechoice.org online:
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Suicide & Self Harm
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 Suicidal Ideation in Patients with Fibromyalgia: A Cross-Sectional Study    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Pain Practice online:

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Health status and suicidal ideation in Korean elderly: the role of living arrangement    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Journal of Mental Health online:

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Is the month of Ramadan marked by a reduction in the number of suicides?    (January 20, 2014)
Article in arXiv.org at Cornell University Library online:

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Therapeutic risk management of the suicidal patient: stratifying risk in terms of severity and temporality    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Journal of Psychiatric Practice online:

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Adolescents with emotional, conduct and hyperkinetic disorders who are experiencing psychotic symptoms may be at increased risk of suicide attempt     (January 20, 2014)
Article in Evidence Based Mental Health online:

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Influencing public awareness to prevent male suicide    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Journal of Public Mental Health online:

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A retrospective study of murder–suicide at the Forensic Institute of Ghent University, Belgium: 1935–2010     (January 20, 2014)
Article in Medicine, Science and the Law online:

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Filicide–suicide ideation among Taiwanese parents with school-aged children: Prevalence and associated factors    (January 20, 2014)
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 Abstract link.)
 

Brain Imaging: Healthy Networks for Suicide Prevention    (January 20, 2014)
Editorial in Crisis online:

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Epidemic of charcoal burning suicide in Japan    (January 20, 2014)
Article in The British Journal of Psychiatry online:

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Mortality, attempted suicide, re-hospitalisation and prescription refill for clozapine and other antipsychotics in Sweden—a register-based study    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety online:

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Cholesterol and the “Cycle of Violence” in Attempted Suicide    (January 20, 2014)
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 link.)
 

A diffusion tensor imaging study of suicide attempters    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Journal of Psychiatric 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.)
 

Prevalence of Nonsuicidal Self-Injury in Nonclinical Samples: Systematic Review, Meta-Analysis and Meta-Regression   (January 20, 2014)
Article in Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior online:

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Fearless Love, Death for Dignity: Female Suicide and Gendered Subjectivity in Rural North China    (January 17, 2014)
Article in The China Journal online:

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Families, Resources, and Suicide: Combined Effects on Mortality    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Marriage and Family online:

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Psychosocial and medical aspects of older suicide completers in Israel: a 10-year survey    (January 17, 2014)
Article in The International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry online:

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Perceived Burdensomeness and Suicide-Related Behaviors in Clinical Samples: Current Evidence and Future Directions     (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Clinical Psychology online:

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Suicide attempts and mortality in eating disorders: A follow-up study of eating disorder patients    (January 17, 2014)
Article in General Hospital Psychiatry online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 

Commentary on Pridemore (2014): Drinking and suicide in Russia—strong evidence of a strong link    (January 17, 2014)
Commentary on Pridemore (The impact of hazardous drinking on suicide among working-age Russian males: an individual-level analysis) Addiction online:

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Reply to Norström (2014): The social epidemiology of alcohol and suicide—the struggle to formulate, debate and test social theory in the context of epidemiology and public health journals   (January 17, 2014)
Response to commentary by Norström (see above):

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Spirituality and Religion May Protect Against Major Depression By Thickening Brain Cortex    (January 16, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Neuroanatomical Correlates of Religiosity and Spirituality: : A Study in Adults at High and Low Familial Risk for Depression) in JAMA Psychiatry 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 and the Creative Class   (January 15, 2014)
Article in Social Indicators Research online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above Abstract link.)


Cambridge's Addenbrooke's welcomes Government decision to force hospitals to reveal the numbers of self-harm patients treated    (January 20, 2014)
Article in the Cambridge News (U.K.) online:
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Mary Lambert Teams Up With Nonprofit to Spark Dialogue, Find Support   (January 17, 2014)
Article in the Advocate.com online:
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SARAH VINE: My chilling journey into the self-harm websites that drove a much loved daughter to suicide   (January 17, 2014)
Article in the Mailonline (U.K.) online:
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Suicide and murder rate in British prisons at highest level for years   (January 17, 2014)
Article in theguardian (U.K.) online:
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Programme to reduce suicide, self-harm   (January 17, 2014)
Article in irishhealth.com online:
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Hospitals to publish data on self-harm admissions   (January 17, 2014)
Article in onmedica online:
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Florida mom kills her two teens, self in murder-suicide month after divorce: cops   (January 14, 2014)
Article in the NY Daily News online:
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Traumatic Brain Injuries
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 When Service Members With Traumatic Brain Injury Become Students: Methods to Advance Learning    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Adult Learning online:

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A Conceptual Model of Emergency Physician Decision-making for Head Computed Tomography in Mild Head Injury    (January 20, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Emergency Medicine online:

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

Suboptimal compliance with evidence-based guidelines in patients with traumatic brain injuries    (January 20, 2014)

Article in Neurosurgery online:
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The influence of acceleration loading curve characteristics on traumatic brain injury    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Journal of Biomechanics online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

 

Neuroprotective Strategies for Traumatic Brain Injury: Improving Clinical Translation     (January 20, 2014)
Article in International Journal of Molecular Sciences online:

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

Understanding practice: the factors that influence management of mild traumatic brain injury in the emergency department-a qualitative study using the Theoretical Domains Framework    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Implementation Science online:

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Oculomotor assessment and cognitive functions in children after traumatic brain injury   (January 20, 2014)
Article in Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology online:

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Parents’ traumatic brain injury increases their children’s risk for use of psychiatric care: The 1987 Finnish Birth Cohort study    (January 20, 2014)
Article in General Hospital Psychiatry online:

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

Nutritional Intake, Body Mass Index, and Activity in Postacute Traumatic Brain Injury: A Preliminary Study   (January 20, 2014)
Article in Rehabilitation Nursing online:

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Inhibition of Src Family Kinases Protects Hippocampal Neurons and Improves Cognitive Function after Traumatic Brain Injury    (January 20, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Neurotrauma online:

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Long-term cognitive impairments and pathological alterations in a mouse model of repetitive mild traumatic brain injury    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Frontiers in Neurology online:

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

Insights and Advances in Post-traumatic Headache: Research Considerations     (January 20, 2014)
Article in Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports online:

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

Traumatic Brain Injury: From Concussion to Coma    (January 20, 2014)
Book from Twenty-First Century Books online:

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Correlates of traumatic brain injury among juvenile offenders: A multi-site study    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health online:

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Transitioning planning for youth with traumatic brain injury: Findings from the national longitudinal transition survey-2    (January 17, 2014)
Article in NeuroRehabilitation online:

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Management and Prevention of Sport-Related Concussion   (January 17, 2014)
Article in Clinical Pediatrics online:

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The association between hospitalisation for childhood head injury and academic performance: evidence from a population e-cohort study    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health online:

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The influence of anisotropy on brain injury prediction    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Biomechanics online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 

Safety and Efficacy of Early Pharmacologic Thromboprophylaxis in Traumatic Brain Injury    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Neurology Research online:

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

Agreement on and predictors of long term psychosocial development 16 years post childhood traumatic brain injury    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Neurotrauma online:

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Neuropsychiatry of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury   (January 17, 2014)

Article in Psychiatric Clinics of North America online:

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Cognitive Sequelae of Traumatic Brain Injury   (January 17, 2014)
Article in Psychiatric Clinics of North America online:

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Psychotic Disorder Caused by Traumatic Brain Injury    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Psychiatric Clinics of North America online:

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Suicide, Fatal Injuries, and Other Causes of Premature Mortality in Patients With Traumatic Brain Injury: : A 41-Year Swedish Population Study    (January 16, 2014)
Article in JAMA Psychiatry online:

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

Mortality in Patients With Traumatic Brain Injury   (January 16, 2014)
Editorial in JAMA Psychiatry online:

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

Blast Loading on the Head Under a Military Helmet: Effect of Face Shield and Mandible Protection     (January 15, 2014)
Paper in Proceedings of the 52nd Aerospace Sciences Meeting online:

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Battery Free Wireless Sensor Networks: Theory and Applications    (January 15, 2014)
Article in the University of Maine Digital Commons online:

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Measurement and Management of Increased Intracranial Pressure    (January 15, 2014)
Article in The Open Critical Care Medicine Journal online:
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Multivariate Analysis on Factors Influencing Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety   (January 15, 2014)

Paper presented at the Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting 2014 online:
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Panel explores where brain injury, crime intersect   (January 17, 2014)
Article in the Times Argus (Vermont) online:
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Pascrell Lauds Public Safety, TBI Funding in Federal Spending Plan   (January 16, 2014)
Article in The Paramus Post (New Jersey) online:
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Brain injury triples risk of dying before 56    (January 15, 2014)
Article in the Independent.ie (Ireland) online:
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Unintentional Poisonings
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Does take-home naloxone reduce non-fatal overdose?    (January 20, 2014)
Letter in The Lancet online:

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Access to a computerised prescription-verifying programme: impact on pharmacist interventions in dispensing unit    (January 20, 2014)
Article in The European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy: Science & Practice online:

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A placebo-controlled trial of memantine as an adjunct to injectable extended-release naltrexone for opioid dependence    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment online:

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

Welcome to the Hotel Appalachia: Prevalence and Treatment of Prescription Drug Use in the Appalachian Culture    (January 20, 2014)
Paper to be presented at the Appalachian Studies Association Annual Conference Marcy 27-30, 2014 in Huntington, WV.

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(Note: This paper is not final, but a work in progress.)
 

Reducing drug related deaths: a pre-implementation assessment of knowledge, barriers and enablers for naloxone distribution through general practice    (January 20, 2014)

Article in BMC Family Practice online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |
 

Benzodiazepines: A Major Component in Unintentional Prescription Drug Overdoses With Opioid Analgesics    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Journal of Pharmacy Practice online:

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

Opioid Prescribing Levels Off, but Is Less Really More?    (January 17, 2014)
Editorial in Pain Medicine online:

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

Phenytoin Toxicity Presenting as Encephalopathy With Fatal Outcome: A Case Report    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Journal of Neurology Research online:

Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above links.)
 

Commentary on Williams et al. (2014): Family matters—new resources for managing opioid overdose with take-home naloxone    (January 17, 2014)
Commentary in Addiction online:

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Temporal trends in the survival of drug and alcohol abusers according to the primary drug of admission to treatment in Spain    (January 17, 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.)
 

Prescription opioid deaths: we need to treat sick populations, not just sick individuals    (January 17, 2014)
Commentary on Fischer et al. (article above) in Addiction online:

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Considering prescription opioid-related harms in the population: Response to commentaries    (January 17, 2014)
Response to commentaries in Addiction online:
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SAMHSA Prescription Drug Abuse Weekly Update    (January 16, 2014)
Newsletter from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration online:

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

Brain Structure Shows Who Is Most Sensitive to Pain   (January 15, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (From cue to meaning: Brain mechanisms supporting the construction of expectations of pain) in Pain: 

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

Scripps Research Institute Scientists Develop Promising Drug Candidates for Pain, Addiction   (January 14, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Development of Functionally Selective, Small Molecule Agonists at Kappa Opioid Receptors) in The Journal of Biological Chemistry: 

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


Whether heroin or prescription drugs, fatal overdoses in Maine ‘a waste of life,’ says AG   (January 16, 2014)
Article in BDN Maine Sate online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report; Press Release | News Article |

mtvU, Macklemore & More to Tackle Prescription Drug Abuse on College Campuses   (January 15, 2014)
Article in BWW musicworld.com online:
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Other Injuries
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Changing life jacket wearing behavior: An evaluation of two approaches    (January 20, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Public Health Policy online:

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Firearm and Nonfirearm Homicide in 5 South African Cities: A Retrospective Population-Based Study     (January 20, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:

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

Accidents and Accountability: Perceptions of Unintentional Injury in Three National Parks    (January 20, 2014)
Article in Leisure Sciences online:

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

Fall-related injury in the hospital    (January 17, 2014)
Paper Presented at Society of Hospital Medicine, 04/02/2012, San Diego, CA online:

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

Emergency Department Visits Resulting From Intentional Injury In and Out of School    (January 17, 2014)
Article in Pediatrics online:

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

Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Engineering faster and safer bobsleds   (January 17, 2014)
Video in Science360 News Service online:

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

Science of the Winter Olympic Games: Injury and recovery   (January 16, 2014)
Video in Science360 News Service online:

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

Calls for Oversight in West Virginia Went Unheeded   (January 14, 2014)
News article in The New York Times online:
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