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Issue: April 26, 2017 - May 2, 2017


In this Newsletter:

Child Injury & Maltreatment | Falls Among Older Persons | Intimate Partner Violence | Motor-vehicle-related Injuries | Occupational Injuries & Violence | Suicide & Self Harm | Traumatic Brain Injuries | Unintentional Poisonings | Other Injuries | Subscription Details
 



Child Injury & Maltreatment
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Associations Between Experiencing and Witnessing Physical and Psychological Abuse and Internalizing and Externalizing Problems in Yemeni Children   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Journal of Family Violence online:

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

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Professional Coordination in Cases of Child Maltreatment: Challenging Issues in Estonia, Finland, Slovenia and Spain: a Comparative Study   (May 2, 2017)

Article in European Journal of Social Sciences Education and Research Articles online:

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

 

Which maltreated children are at greatest risk of aggressive and criminal behavior? An examination of maltreatment dimensions and cumulative risk   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Child Abuse & Neglect online:

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

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

 

Physical Abuse of Children   (May 2, 2017)

Article in The New England Journal of Medicine online:

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Analysis of contextual variables in the evaluation of child abuse in the pediatric emergency setting in Portugal   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Jornal de Pediatria online:

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

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

 

Childhood Neglect, Internalizing Symptoms and Adolescent Substance Use: Does the Neighborhood Context Matter?   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Journal of Youth and Adolescence online:

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The difference in intervention of sexual abuse prevention by two variance professions on primary school children in Padang   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Indian Journal of Community Health online:

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Parents' perceptions about child abuse and their impact on physical and emotional child abuse: A study from primary health care centers in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Journal of Family & Community Medicine online:

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Perception of Physical Child Abuse Among Parents and Professionals in a French Emergency Department   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:

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Community Poverty and Child Abuse Fatalities in the United States   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Pediatrics online:

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Associations Between Emotional Abuse and Neglect and Dimensions of Alexithymia: The Moderating Role of Sex   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy online:

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The practice of prosecuting child maltreatment: Results of an online survey of prosecutors   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Child Abuse & Neglect online:

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

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

 

Emotion Regulation Mediates the Relationship between a History of Child Abuse and Current PTSD/Depression Severity in Adolescent Females   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Journal of Family Violence online:

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

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


 
Falls Among Older Persons
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Adjusting Meds May Reduce Fall Risk in Older Adults   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Newswise online:

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Hyponatremia Is Associated with Worse Outcomes from Fall Injuries in the Elderly   (May 2, 2017)

Article in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health online:

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

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

 

Falls Suffered by Elderly People From the Perspective of Health Care Personnel: A Qualitative Study   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Clinical Nursing Research online:

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Clinical differences among the elderly admitted to the emergency department for accidental or unexplained falls and syncope   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Clinical Interventions in Aging online:

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Frequency and factors associated with falls in adults aged 55  years or more   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Revista de Saude Publica online:

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

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

 

Predictors of falls and mortality among elderly adults with traumatic brain injury: A nationwide, population-based study   (April 29, 2017)

Article in PLOS One online:

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

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

 

Timed Up and Go Risk Predictor of Falls in Elderly People Residing in the Community?   (April 29, 2017)

Article in International Medical Society online:

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Intimate Partner Violence
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Intimate Partner Violence Against Women Among North Korean Refugees: A Comparison With South Koreans   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Journal of Interpersonal Violence online:

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

 

Sex, Abortion, Domestic Violence and Other Unmentionables: Orthodox Christian Youth in Kenya and Windows into Their Attitudes about Sex   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Religions online:

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

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

 

Development and Preliminary Testing of the Intimate Partner Violence, Abuse, and Control Scale (IP-VACS)   (May 2, 2017)

Dissertation submitted to Alliant International University Fresno online:

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

 

Reflecting the Past, Sharing the Present: Anti-Domestic Violence and the Discourse of Women’s Human Rights   (May 2, 2017)

Article KACP Collaborative Research Report online:

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

 

Domestic abuse on your doorstep?   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Community Practitioner online:

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Alcohol and psychotropic substance use in female Spanish victims of intimate partner violence   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Psicothema online:

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

 

The analysis of the phenomenon of violence in psychiatric patients   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Psychiatria Polska online:

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

 

Effects of Individual, Peer, and Family Factors on Child Alcohol Abuse in Ukraine   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Journal of Child and Family Studies online:

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

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

 

Is it coercive controlling violence?: A cross-sectional domestic violence and abuse survey of men attending general practice in England. Psychology of Violence   (April 27, 2017)

Article in University of Bristol online:

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Motor-vehicle-related Injuries
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Drinking and driving behavior at stop signs and red lights   (May 2, 2017)

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.)

 

Preliminary data shows Colorado on track to have similar number of traffic deaths this year   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Denver ABC 7 online:

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Motocross-associated head and spine injuries in adult patients evaluated in an emergency department   (May 2, 2017)

Article in The American Journal of Emergency 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.)

 

Changes in motorcycle-related injuries and deaths after mandatory motorcycle helmet law in a district of Vietnam   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Traffic Injury Prevention online:

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

 

Road Traffic Injury in Sub-Saharan African Countries: A Systematic Review and Summary of Observational Studies   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Traffic Injury Prevention online:

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

 

The Worldwide Approach to Vision Zero: Implementing Road Safety Strategies to Eliminate Traffic-Related Fatalities   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Current Trauma Reports online:

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

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

 

Number of deaths on Kentucky roads rises nearly 10 percent   (April 30, 2017)

Article in the Kentucky New Era online:

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

 

Pattern of traffic rules violations and the risk of fatal injuries in Mysuru city   (April 29, 2017)

Article in International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health online:

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

 

Study on risk factors of road traffic accident victims attending a tertiary care hospital at Tirupati   (April 29, 2017)

Article in International Journal of Community Medicine and Public Health online:

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

 

Risk Factors for Road Traffic Injuries among Different Road Users in the Gambia   (April 29, 2017)

Article in the Journal of Environmental and Public Health online:

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

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

 

Modeling wrong-way crashes and fatalities on arterials and freeways   (April 29, 2017)

Article in IATSS 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.)

 

Keep safety in mind when driving this spring   (April 28, 2017)

Article in the Herald-Whig online:

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

 

Pedestrians represent 21 percent of all deaths in car crashes in Maryland   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Capital Gazette online:

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

 

Mild Cognitive Impairment and driving: Does in-vehicle distraction affect driving performance?   (April 27, 2017)

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.)

 

Drugged driving eclipses drunken driving in tests of motorists killed in crashes   (April 26, 2017)

Article in The Washington Post online:

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

 

PennDOT: Traffic deaths lowest since record keeping began in 1928   (April 26, 2017)

Article in Equipment World’s Better Roads online:

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

 

Traffic fatalities still on the rise despite drive to reduce carnage   (April 26, 2017)

Article in Business Day online:

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Occupational Injuries & Violence
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Evaluation of occupational ocular trauma: are we doing enough to promote eye safety in the workplace?   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology online:

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

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

 

Workplace violence in medical specialty training setting in Iran: A cross sectional study   (May 2, 2017)

Article in International Journal of Occupational Hygiene online:

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

 

Workplace violence against nurses in the Gambia: mixed methods design   (May 2, 2017)

Article in BMC Health Services Research online:

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

 

Occupational Fatalities Resulting from Falls in the Oil and Gas Extraction Industry, United States, 2005–2014   (May 2, 2017)

Article in Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report online:

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Perception of Occupational Health Hazards and Injuries Among Construction Workers: A Case Study of Residential Construction Company   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Asia-Pacific Journal of Science and Technology online:

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

 

Is Workbench Height a Risk Factor for Occupational Health in Food Service System Workers?   (April 29, 2017)

Article in The FASEB Journal online:

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Analysing workplace violence towards health care staff in public hospitals using alternative ordered response models: The case of north-eastern Turkey   (April 27, 2017)

Article in The International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics online:

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


 
Suicide & Self Harm
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Suicidal ideation and suicidal self-directed violence following clinician-initiated prescription opioid discontinuation among long-term opioid users   (May 2, 2017)

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 HTML link.)

 

Characteristics and Risk Factors for Suicide and Deaths Among College Students: A 23-Year Serial Prevalence Study of Data From 8.2 Million Japanese College Students   (May 2, 2017)

Article in the Journal of Clinical 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.)

 

Preference for Solitude, Social Isolation, Suicidal Ideation, and Self-Harm in Adolescents    (May 2, 2017)

Article in the Journal of Adolescent Health 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 mortality among Pacific peoples in New Zealand, 1996-2013   (May 2, 2017)

Article in The New Zealand Medical Journal online:

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

 

Intention to Enact and Enactment of Gatekeeper Behaviors for Suicide Prevention: an Application of the Theory of Planned Behavior   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Prevention Science 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.)

 

Rumination, Suicidal Ideation, and Suicide Attempts: A Meta-Analytic Review   (April 29, 2017)

Article in the Review of General Psychology online:

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Sleep complaints associated with wish to die after a suicide crisis—an exploratory study   (April 29, 2017)

Article in the Journal of Sleep Research online:

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

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

 

Psychometric validation of the Geriatric Suicide Ideation Scale (GSIS) among older adults with bipolar disorder   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Aging & Mental Health online:

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Between-visit changes in suicidal ideation and risk of subsequent suicide attempt   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Depression and Anxiety 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.)

 

Rising longitudinal trajectories in suicide rates: The role of firearm suicide rates and firearm legislation   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Preventive Medicine 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.)

 

Prison statistics reveal big rise in self-harm and assaults on staff   (April 27, 2017)

Article in The Guardian online:

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Traumatic Brain Injuries
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An Examination of Collegiate Athletes and Non-Athletes' Knowledge of Concussion Definition, Symptoms, and Post-Injury Services   (May 2, 2017)

Thesis submitted to Miami University online:

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

 

What is the difference in concussion management in children as compared with adults? A systematic review   (May 2, 2017)

Article in British Journal of Sports Medicine online:

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

 

A systematic review of potential long-term effects of sport-related concussion   (May 2, 2017)

Article in British Journal of Sports Medicine online:

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

 

Caregivers of youth athletes: Developing a theory-based health communication intervention for concussion education   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research online:

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Abusive Head Trauma and Mortality-An Analysis From an International Comparative Effectiveness Study of Children With Severe Traumatic Brain Injury.   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Critical Care Medicine online:

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Association of Traumatic Brain Injury with Chronic Pain in Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans: Impact of Comorbid Mental Health Conditions   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation online:

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

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

 

Researchers Receive $12.7M to Improve Care for Traumatic Brain Injury Patients   (April 28, 2017)

Article in Newswise online:

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Repeated mild traumatic brain injuries is not associated with volumetric differences in former high school football players   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Brain Imaging and Behavior online:

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


 
Unintentional Poisonings
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Medicalized addiction, self-medication, or nonmedical prescription drug use? How trust figures into incarcerated women's conceptualization of illicit prescription drug use   (May 2, 2017)

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 HTML link.)

 

Improving opioid safety practices in primary care: protocol for the development and evaluation of a multifaceted, theory-informed pilot intervention for healthcare providers    (May 2, 2017)

Article in BMJ Open 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.)

 

Co-use of Alcohol and Opioids   (April 29, 2017)

Article in Current Addiction Reports 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.)

 

'It's like living in a war zone': Overdose calls spike in Vancouver   (April 28, 2017)

Article in the Vancouver Sun online:

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Linking Death Certificates, Postmortem Toxicology, and Prescription History Data for Better Identification of Populations at Increased Risk for Drug Intoxication Deaths   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Pharmaceutical Medicine 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.)

 

Management of Insomnia in Patients with Alcohol Use Disorder   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Current Sleep Medicine Reports 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.)

 

Opioid addiction: 4 ways dentists can help solve the national epidemic   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Dentistry iQ online:

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Legalize heroin for 'less overdose deaths,’ forensic psychologist tells Vancouver conference   (April 26, 2017)

Article in the Montreal Gazette online:

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Orange County drug, alcohol deaths soar 82 percent, with accidental opioid overdoses the primary cause   (April 26, 2017)

Article in the Orange County Register online:

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Other Injuries
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Preseason Anxiety and Depressive Symptoms and Prospective Injury Risk in Collegiate Athletes   (April 29, 2017)

Article in The American Journal of Sports Medicine online:

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The first population-based injury register in Russia: establishment, logistics and role in the municipal injury prevention programme   (April 27, 2017)

Article in Human Ecology online:

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 Compiled by the WVU-ICRC Outreach Team (Sheena Sayres, editor; Amy Hunter, co-editor)


This newsletter was supported by Grant Number 5R49CE002109-05 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.