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Issue: June 17, 2014 - June 23, 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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Purdue technology could reduce falls   (June 23, 2014)
Article in The Lafayette Journal & Courier (Indiana) online:
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Effects of Lower Limb Length and Body Proportions on the Energy Cost of Overground Walking in Older Persons     (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Scientific World Journal online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Luminance Contrast Analyses for Low Vision in a Senior Living Facility: A Proposal for an HDR Image-Based Analysis Tool     (June 21, 2014)
Article in Building and Environment online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Radar-Based Fall Detection Exploiting Time-Frequency Features   (June 21, 2014)
Paper to be presented at the IEEE China Summit and International Conference on Signal and Information Processing, Xi’an, China, July 2014:
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Talking, walking and falling: Technology-based assessments and interventions    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Gerontechnology online:
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Exploring the potential of using real life video capture to investigate the circumstances of falls among older adults in long-term care    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Gerontechnology online:
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Principal component analysis: Joint kinematics features during overground walking in elderly fallers    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Gerontechnology online:
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Evaluation of wearable airbags for elder fall-protection     (June 21, 2014)
Article in Gerontechnology online:
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The analysis and improvement of elderly human body balance    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Gerontechnology online:
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[Note: for additional articles relevant to assessment and prevention of falls among the elderly, see the contents of the current issue of Gerontechnology here:  http://gerontechnology.info/index.php/journal/issue/current]
 
Validating the SARC-F: A Suitable Community Screening Tool for Sarcopenia?    (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Journal of the American Medical Directors Association online:
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Fall Risk Factors in an Acute-Care Setting: A Retrospective Study    (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Central European Journal of Nursing and Midwifery online:
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Inappropriate prescribing in older fallers presenting to an Irish emergency department    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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The impact of rollator loading on gait and fall risk in neurorehabilitation – a pilot study   (June 21, 2014)
Article in Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology online:
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Greater Daily Defined Dose of Antihypertensive Medication Increases the Risk of Falls in Older People—A Population-Based Study    (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society online:
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Strategies to Improve Visual Assessment in Patients Attending a Day Hospital: A Closed Audit Loop    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Fear of Falling after Fragility Fracture—A Prevalence Study    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Tilt Table Testing as a Means for Investigating Collapse in Elderly Patients   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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The Role Frailty Syndrome Can Play in Supporting and Targeting Resources in Our Ageing Population—High Prevalence of Frailty Syndrome in a Population Attending the Day Hospital    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Timed Up and Go Test Results in Patients Found Through General Practice Falls Risk Screening: Preliminary Evaluation of the North Tyneside Falls Prevention Service (NTFPS)       (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Identification of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo in Patients Attending a Community Based Falls Prevention Service    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Use of Sedatives in the Extreme Elderly Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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A Case Control Study of Cardiovascular Aspects of Falls in Urban Older Population in Malaysia    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Screening for Falls and Syncope Risk Factors in Primary Care is Clinically Effective: Preliminary Evaluation of the North Tyneside Falls Prevention Service (NTFPS)    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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A Simple Protocol for Observing Backward Stepping among People with Parkinson’s: An Action Frequently Associated with Falls    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Interventions to Prevent Falls in an Inpatient Hospital Setting   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Frailty Predictors and Outcomes for Geriatric In-Patients    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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A Randomised Controlled Study on Individually-Tailored Multifactorial Falls Intervention in Older Fallers in Malaysia     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Assessing Frailty in the Acute Medical Admission of Elderly Patients   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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A Survey into Toilet Facilities According to National and Local Safety Standards in a District General Hospital    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age and Ageing online:
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Can a smartphone prevent the elderly from falling?     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Mother Nature Network online:
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Intimate Partner Violence
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Healthcare Providers’ Experiences with Screening for Intimate Partner Violence Among Migrant and Seasonal Farmworking Women: A Phenomenological Study    (June 21, 2014)
Dissertation submitted to East Carolina University online:
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Female Therapists’ Experiences of Burnout While Providing Treatment for Domestic Violence    (June 21, 2014)
Article in the inaugural edition of The International Journal of Trauma Research and Practice (see page 13) online:
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Intimate partner violence and women's reproductive health    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Reproductive Medicine online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Validation of the multi-dimensional scale of perceived social support (MSPSS) and the relationship between social support, intimate partner violence and antenatal depression in Malawi   (June 21, 2014)
Article in BMC Psychiatry online:
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Empowering Domestic Violence Survivors in Entrepreneurial Training Programs Continues with $50,000 Grant From Verizon Wireless    (June 20, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online:
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Experiences of Violence and Association with Decreased Drug Abstinence Among Women in Cape Town, South Africa   (June 18, 2014)
Article in AIDS and Behavior online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above Abstract link.)
 
Severe Physical Violence and Black Women’s Health and Well-Being    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Preventing Interpersonal Violence in Europe   (June 18, 2014)
Editorial in the Macedonian Journal of Medical Science online:
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Intimate Partner Violence in the Context of Depressive Symptoms, Insecure Romantic Attachment, and Relationship Dissatisfaction During the Transition to Parenthood    (June 18, 2014)
Thesis submitted to University of Victoria online
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The effects of procedural justice policies for the domestic violence courts in Recife, Brazil    (June 18, 2014)
Thesis submitted to Oregon State University online:
Thesis: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Shadow of domestic violence and extramarital sex cohesive with spousal communication among males in Nepal    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Reproductive Health online:
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Adverse Childhood Experiences and Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration: A Mediational Analysis    (June 18, 2014)
Paper to be presented at the 142nd American Public Health Association (APHS) Meeting, November 15-19, 2014 in New Orleans, LA online:
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Examining family member involvement during the domestic violence fatality review process   (June 18, 2014)
Dissertation submitted to Capella University online:
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Women’s Perspectives on the Context of Violence and Role of Police in Their Intimate Partner Violence Arrest Experiences   (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:
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Domestic Violence Against Women in Kosovo:  A Qualitative Study of Women’s Experiences    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:
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Social Desirability and Partner Agreement of Men’s Reporting of Intimate Partner Violence in Substance Abuse Treatment Settings   (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:
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Coordinated Community Response Components for Victims of Intimate Partner Violence: A Review of the Literature    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Aggression and Violent Behavior online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Intimate Partner Violence Victims as Mothers:  Their Messages and Strategies for Communicating With Children to Break the Cycle of Violence    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:
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The Association Between Substance Use and Intimate Partner Violence Within Black Male Same-Sex Relationships    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:
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Intimate Partner Violence, Coercive Control, and Child Adjustment Problems    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:
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This Is How A Domestic Violence Victim Falls Through The Cracks   (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Huffington Post online:
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Motor-vehicle-related Injuries
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Hypothyroidism May Lead to Impaired Driving    (June 23, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online:
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Distracted Driving and Seat Belt Use in New York City   (June 21, 2014) 
Student research report from City University of New York (CUNY) online:
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Multimodal injury risk analysis of road users at signalized and non-signalized intersections     (June 21, 2014)
Article in Accident Analysis & Prevention online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above links.)

NYC Allowed to Cut Speed Limit to 25 MPH to Lower Traffic Deaths    (June 20, 2014)
Article in Bloomberg online:
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Propensity scores-potential outcomes framework to incorporate severity probabilities in the Highway Safety Manual crash prediction algorithm     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Accident Analysis & Prevention online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above links.)
 
Child Restraints System Use Among Children While Travelling to Day Care Centres Kajang, Malaysia     (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Asian Scientific Research online:
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The effects of transportation energy policy on fuel consumption and transportation safety    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Multimedia Tools and Applications online:
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Public Bicycle Share Programs and Head Injuries    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Road Crashes and Losses in Surat City and Umra   (June 18, 2014)
Article in the International Journal of Civil Engineering and Technology online:
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Unrecorded Accidents Detection on Highways Based on Temporal Data Mining     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Mathematical Problems in Engineering online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above links.)
 
The epidemiology of Road Traffic Accident (RTA) in Ghana from 2001-2011    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Life Science Journal online:
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Cycling-related crash risk and the role of cannabis and alcohol: a case-crossover study    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Preventive Medicine online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Impact of Texting Laws on Motor Vehicular Fatalities in the United States    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Fatal injuries among motorcyclists in Klang Valley, Malaysia    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Crash and traffic violation rates before and after licensure for novice California drivers subject to different driver licensing requirements    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Safety Research online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Traffic Fatality Reductions: United States Compared With 25 Other Countries    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Twenty Thousand More Americans Killed Annually Because US Traffic-Safety Policy Rejects Science    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Road Traffic Injuries in Yaoundé, Cameroon: A Hospital-based Pilot Surveillance Study     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Injury online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
U.S. Opens Safety Review of Chryslers    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The New York Times online:
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Occupational Injuries & Violence
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What does the obesity epidemic mean for workplace safety?   (June 23, 2014)
Article in Safety.BLR.com online:
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A framework for continuous assessing and improving occupational health and safety issues in construction companies    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Safety and Health at Work online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
 Eye and Face Protection Manual    (June 21, 2014)
Safety Manual from Wichita State University online:
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Psychiatric disorders after occupational injury among national health insurance enrollees in Taiwan    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Psychiatry Research online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)

It's More Deadly To Work In The US Than In The EU     (June 20, 2014)
Article in Business Insider online:
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The Invisible Threat:  Are you safe at work?  An Intervention-Prevention Curriculum at a Health Science Center: Louisiana State University Health Science Center-Shreveport (LSUHSC-S) School of Allied Health Professions    (June 18, 2014)
Paper to be presented at the 142nd American Public Health Association (APHA) meeting, November 15-19, 2014 in New Orleans, LA:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Understanding the Limitations of Employer Prevention Programs in Transnational Settings: A Case Study of Women Workers in Canadian-Owned Maquiladoras in Honduras    (June 18, 2014)
Thesis submitted to Simon Fraser University online:
Thesis: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Injury and the Orchestral Environment: Part II. Organisational Culture, Behavioural Norms, and Attitudes to Injury     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Medical Problems of Performing Artists online:
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Lived experiences of registered nurses in relation to horizontal violence in the workplace    (June 18, 2014)
Thesis submitted to Arkansas Tech University online:
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Differences in Time Use and Activity Patterns When Adding a Second Job: Implications for Health and Safety in the United States     (June 18, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Workplace eye injuries : a literature review : review article    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Occupational Health Southern Africa online:
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Good Intentions? Employer Representative Conceptualizations and, Challenges to the Workplace Accommodation Process: The Case of Electrical Injuries    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Employee Responsibilities and Rights Journal online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above Abstract link.)
 
Clinically assessed consequences of workplace physical violence    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above Abstract link.)
 
 


 
Suicide & Self Harm
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$76 Million Found for Golden Gate Suicide Barrier    (June 23, 2014)
Article in abcnews.com online:
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Social class mobility in first episode psychosis and the association with depression, hopelessness and suicidality    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Schizophrenia Research online:
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Development of an Intervention for Nonsuicidal Self-Injury in Young Adults: An Open Pilot Trial    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Cognitive and Behavioral Practice online:
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A Case of Mouthwash as a Source of Ethanol Poisoning: Is There a Need to Limit Alcohol Content of Mouthwash?    (June 21, 2014)
Letter to the Editor in The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders online:
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A Longitudinal Moderated Mediation Model of Nonsuicidal Self-injury among Adolescents   (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above Abstract link.)
 
Suicides in the Military: The Post-Modern Combat Veteran and the Hemingway Effect    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Current Psychiatry Reports online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above Abstract link.)
 
The collective voice of suicide survivors: A phenomenological inquiry   (June 21, 2014)
Dissertation submitted to Capella University online:
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  Unemployment and Suicide Mortality: Evidence from Regional Panel Data in Europe    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Health Economics online:
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Suicide and Counseling for Suicidality    (June 21, 2014)
Chapter in book Counseling and Action published by Springer:
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The Passive Death Wish and the Frailty Syndrome: An Opportunity for Active Intervention    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Age & Ageing online:
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Suicidal behaviour across the African continent: a review of the literature   (June 18, 2014)
Article in BMC Public Health online:
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Self-Destructive Symptomatic Frames in Clinical Adolescents: Is the Same Different?    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Research on Adolescence online:
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Non-suicidal self-injury in adolescence: A longitudinal study of the relationship between NSSI, psychological distress and perceived parenting    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Journal of Adolescence online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Association between emotional labor and depressive symptoms, suicidal ideation, attempts in South Korea: The Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2007-2009    (June 18, 2014)
Paper to be presented at the 142nd American Public Health Association (APHS) Meeting, November 15-19, 2014 in New Orleans, LA:
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Association between interpersonal trust, reciprocity, and suicidal behaviors: A longitudinal cohort study in South Korea    (June 18, 2014)
Paper to be presented at the 142nd American Public Health Association (APHS) Meeting, November 15-19, 2014 in New Orleans, LA:
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Is Drug Use Related to the Choice of Potentially More Harmful Methods in Suicide Attempts?    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment online:
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Military Versus Civilian Murder-Suicide Psychological Profiles    (June 18, 2014)
Thesis submitted to West Virginia University online:
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Few older people in New Zealand who commit suicide receive specialist psychogeriatric services   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Australasian Psychiatry online:
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The Public Health Approach to Reducing Suicide: Opportunities for Curriculum Development in Psychiatry Residency Training Programs     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Academic Psychiatry online:
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Suicide and depression in a patient with psoriasis receiving adalimumab: the role of the dermatologist     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Clinical and Experimental Dermatology online:
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Suicide and the Great Recession of 2007-2009: The Role of Economic Factors in the 50 U.S. States   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Social Science & Medicine online:
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Evaluation and Disposition of Medicaid-Insured Children and Adolescents With Suicide Attempts    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Academic Pediatrics online:
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Caffeine and Suicide: A Systematic Review    (June 18, 2014)
Article in CNS & Neurological Disorders—Drug Targets  online:
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Great Recession, Alcohol Intoxication and Suicide: Results from the National Violent Death Reporting System    (June 18, 2014)
Paper to be presented at the 142nd American Public Health Association (APHA) Meeting, November 15-19, 2014 in New Orleans, LA:
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The iceberg of suicide and self-harm in Irish adolescents: a population-based study    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology online:
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Traumatic Brain Injuries
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Veterans with Blast Traumatic Brain Injury May Have Unrecognized Pituitary Dysfunction    (June 23, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online:
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Researcher Miller shows link between brain injuries, degenerative diseases   (June 23, 2014)Article in The Daily Times (Maryville, TN) online:
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Traumatic Brain Injury in a Rural and an Urban Tanzanian Hospital—A Comparative, Retrospective Analysis Based on Computed Tomography    (June 21, 2014)
Article in World Neurosurgery online:
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Incidental findings on computed tomographic scans in patients with head trauma in Ilorin, Nigeria      (June 21, 2014)
Article in The West African Journal of Radiology online:
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Children with minor head injury in the emergency department: Is skull radiography necessary for children under 2 years?    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Neurocirugía online:
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Gender Differences in Awareness and Outcomes During Acute Traumatic Brain Injury Recovery    (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Women’s Health online:
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The Impact of Traumatic Brain Injury on Prison Health Services and Offender Management     (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Correctional Health Care online:
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Imaging of cerebral blood flow in patients with severe traumatic brain injury in the neurointensive care    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Frontiers in Neurology online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Reliability and Validity Evidence of Multiple Balance Assessments in Athletes With a Concussion     (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Athletic Training online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
In Military Personnel, No Difference Between Blast- and Nonblast-Related Concussions    (June 18, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Prospectively Assessed Clinical Outcomes in Concussive Blast vs Nonblast Traumatic Brain Injury Among Evacuated US Military Personnel) in JAMA Neurology online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above HTML link.)
 
The Insight Interview: A new tool for measuring deficits in awareness after traumatic brain injury    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Brain Injury online:
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The Relationship Between Postconcussive Symptoms and Quality of Life in Veterans With Mild to Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Head Trauma Rehabilitation online:
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Dual Diagnosis: Traumatic Brain Injury with Spinal Cord Injury    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Nutrition therapy in the optimisation of health outcomes in adult patients with moderate to severe traumatic brain injury: Findings from a scoping review    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Injury online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Family physicians can champion sport-related concussion management:  It’s about time     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Canadian Family Physician online:
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Global Outcome Trajectories After TBI Among Survivors and Nonsurvivors: A National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research Traumatic Brain Injury Model Systems Study    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation online:
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Selective vasopressin-1a receptor antagonist prevents brain edema, reduces astrocytic cell swelling and GFAP, V1aR and AQP4 expression after focal traumatic brain injury    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Brain 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.)
 
The Effects of Gamma-Glutamylcysteine Ethyl Ester on Glutathione Elevation in Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury    (June 18, 2014)
Thesis submitted to Eastern Kentucky University online:
Thesis: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Single-subject-based whole-brain MEG slow-wave imaging approach for detecting abnormality in patients with mild traumatic brain injury    (June 18, 2014)
Article in NeruoImage: Clinical online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
The Reliability of a Computer-Assisted Telephone Interview Version of the Ohio State University Traumatic Brain Injury Identification Method     (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation online:
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Premature return to play and return to learn after a sport-related concussion: Physician’s chart review   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Canadian Family Physician online:
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Do family physicians, emergency department physicians, and pediatricians give consistent sport-related concussion management advice?    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Canadian Family Physician online:
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The acute phase of mild traumatic brain injury is characterised by a distance-dependent neuronal hypoactivity    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Neurotrauma online:
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Commentary on Kamper et. al., juvenile traumatic brain injury evolves into a chronic brain disorder: The challenges in longitudinal studies of juvenile traumatic brain injury     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Experimental 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.)
 
Mild traumatic brain injury in children: Management practices in the acute care setting    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Emergency Medicine Australasia online:
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Neck Strength: A Protective Factor Reducing Risk for Concussion in High School Sports    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Primary Prevention 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.)
 
 
 


 
Unintentional Poisonings
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N.J. Expands Police Use of Heroin Antidote Called Narcan    (June 23, 2014)
Article in The Wall Street Journal online:
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When Can a Normal Dose Be an Overdose? Who Is at Risk?     (June 21, 2014)
Editorial in Anesthesia Progress: A Journal for Pain and Anxiety Control in Dentistry online:
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Heroin Addiction: A Novel Treatment Delivery System    (June 21, 2014)
Winning student paper: 2014 Abell Award in Urban Policy (Baltimore):
Paper: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
The Centralized-Use Compromise on Recreational Drug Policy    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Res Publica: A Journal of Moral, Legal and Social Philosophy online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Prescription Opioid Overdose: Providing a Safeguard for At-Risk Patients    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Pharmacy Times online:
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Factors contributing to the rise of buprenorphine misuse: 2008-2013    (June 21, 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.)
 
Pharmacies as providers of expanded health services for people who inject drugs: a review of laws, policies, and barriers in six countries     (June 21, 2014)
Article in BMC Health Services Research online:
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The Relationship between US Heroin Market Dynamics and Heroin-related Overdose, 1992-2008    (June 21, 2014)
Article in Addiction online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Prevalence of Substance Misuse in New Patients in an Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic Using a Prescription Monitoring Program    (June 21, 2014)
Article in The Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders online:
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Genome-Wide Association Study of Opioid Dependence: Multiple Associations Mapped to Calcium and Potassium Pathways    (June 20, 2014)
Article in Biological Psychiatry online:
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(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Notes from the Field: Excess Fentanyl-Related Overdose Deaths — Rhode Island, November 2013–March 2014    (June 19, 2014)
Article in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report online:
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(PDF is full MMWR report; item listed above on page 531)
 
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Prescription Drug Abuse Weekly Update   (June 18, 2014)
Compilation available from Archive Website online:
Newsletter: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Patterns of effective medication adherence: The role of wireless interventions  (June 18, 2014)
Paper presented at the 2014 Wireless Telecommunications Symposium, April 9-11, 2014, Washington DC:
Paper: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Neuropsychological performance of methadone-maintained opiate users    (June 18, 2014)
Article in the Journal of Psychopharmacology online:
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Treatment of chronic pain with opioid therapy   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Australasian Musculoskeletal Medicine online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Associations Between Prescription Opioid Use and Sleep Impairment among Veterans with Chronic Pain    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Pain Medicine online:
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Prescription Opioid Abuse and Tampering in the United States: Results of a Self-Report Survey    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Pain Medicine online:
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Rules and Values: A Coordinated Regulatory and Educational Approach to the Public Health Crises of Chronic Pain and Addiction     (June 18, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Social and economic inequalities in fatal opioid and cocaine related overdoses in Luxembourg: A case-control study    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The International Journal of Drug Policy online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Risk Factors for Serious Prescription Opioid-Related Toxicity or Overdose among Veterans Health Administration Patients    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Pain Medicine online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Cause-specific mortality among individuals hospitalized with opioid-related conditions: A retrospective cohort study    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Annals of Epidemiology online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
(The full-text PDF version can be downloaded from the above link.)
 
Pattern of Drug Overdose and Chemical Poisoning Among Patients Attending an Emergency Department, Western Saudi Arabia    (June 18, 2014)
Article in The 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.)
 
Risk Factors for Serious Prescription Opioid-Related Toxicity or Overdose among Veterans Health Administration Patients     (June 18, 2014)
Article in Pain Medicine online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Evolution and Convergence of State Laws Governing Controlled Substance Prescription Monitoring Programs, 1998-2011   (June 18, 2014)
Article in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Death by Prescription Painkiller    (June 18, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online; original article (Determinants of Increased Opioid-Related Mortality in the United States and Canada, 1990–2013: A Systematic Review) in The American Journal of Public Health online:
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Other Injuries
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Academic-Practice Collaboration in Nursing Education: Service-Learning for Injury Prevention   (June 18, 2014)
Article in Nurse Educator online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

Fingers Often Fly High Along With Fireworks, Says Loyola Trauma Surgeon:  Hand and Finger Damage Top Injury List    (June 18, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |

National Data Confirm Cases of Restraint And Seclusion In Public Schools   (June 18, 2014)
Audio broadcast and Web article in npr.org:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
(Audio broadcast can be downloaded from above link.)

Water Safety: The Key to a Fun and Healthy Summer: Parents, Before the Kids Dive into the Season’s Water Activities Learn Some Tips to Prevent Drownings    (June 18, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online:
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Unintentional drowning mortality, by age and body of water: an analysis of 60 countries    (June 18, 2014)
Article in Injury Prevention online:
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Work–family interference, psychological distress, and workplace injuries     (June 18, 2014)
Article in The Journal of Occupational and Organizational Psychology online:
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Insurance claims data: a possible solution for a national sports injury surveillance system? An evaluation of data information against ASIDD and consensus statements on sports injury surveillance    (June 18, 2014)
Article in BMJ Open online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Physician Attitudes and Experience with Permit Applications for Concealed Weapons    (June 18, 2014)
Letter to the Editor in The New England Journal of Medicine online:
Letter: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
The role of proximal circumstances and child behaviour in toddlers’ risk for minor unintentional injuries  (June 18, 2014)
Article in Injury Prevention online:
Article: Abstract | HTML | PDF; Technical/Policy Report | Press Release | News Article |
 
Brazilian Surgeons Review Experience with Soccer-Related Facial Fractures for PRS-GO    (June 18, 2014)
Press release in Newswise online:
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