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2008 WVU ICRC Affiliate Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Antretter E, Dunkel D, Haring C, Corcoran P, De Leo D, Fekete S, Hawton K, Kerkhof AJFM, Lonnqvist J, Salander Renberg E, Schmidtke A, Van Heeringen K, and Wasserman D. The factorial structure of the suicide intent scale: A comparative study in clinical samples from 11 European regions. International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research. 2008;17:63-79. PubMed ID: 18350510. Abstract


Bossarte RM and Caine ED. Increase in US youth suicide rates 2004. Commentary. Injury Prevention. 2008;14:2-3. PubMed ID: 18245306.


Bossarte RM, Simon TR, and Swahn MH. Clustering of adolescent dating violence, peer violence and suicidal behavior. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2008;23:815-833. Abstract


Bossarte RM, Sullivent III EE, Sinclair J, Bixler D, Simon TR, Swahn MH, and Wilson K. Injury, violence, and risk among participants in a mass gathering of the rainbow family of living light.  Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.  2008;19:588-595. PubMed ID: 18469429. Abstract


Bossarte RM and Swahn MH. Interactions between race/ethnicity and psychosocial correlates of preteen alcohol use initiation among seventh grade students in an urban setting. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 2008;69:660-665. PubMed ID: 18781240.Abstract


Buchholz B, Park J-S, Gold JE, Punnett L. Subjective ratings of upper extremity exposures: Inter-method agreement with direct measurement of exposures. Ergonomics 2008;51: 064-1077. Abstract


Carter MW and Gupta S. Characteristics and outcomes of injury-related ED visits among older adults. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2008;26:296-303. PubMed ID: 18358940. Abstract


Casteel C, Martin SL, Smith JB, Gurka KK, and Kupper LL. National study of physical and sexual assault among women with disabilities. Injury Prevention. 2008;14:87-90. PubMed ID: 18388227. Abstract


Choudhary E, Coben JH, and Bossarte RM. Gender and time differences in the associations between sexual violence victimization, health outcomes, and risk behaviors. American Journal of Men’s Health. 2008;2:254-259. PubMed ID: 19477788.Abstract


Claassen CA, Carmody T, Bossarte R, Trivedi MH, Elliot S, and Currier GW. Do geographic regions with higher suicide rates also have higher rates of nonfatal intentional self harm? Suicide and Life Threatening Behavior. 2008;38:637-649. PubMed ID: 19152295. Abstract


De Leo D and Heller T. Social modeling in the transmission of suicidality. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. 2008;29:11-19. PubMed ID: 18389641. Abstract


De Leo D and Krysinska K. Suicidal behavior by train collision in Queensland, 1990-2004. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2008;42:772-779. PubMed ID: 18696281. Abstract


De Leo D and Krysinska K. Suicide in old age: An international perspective. Acta Suicidologica Slovenica. 2008;4:28-40.


Fiske A, O'Riley AA, and Widoe RK. Physical health and suicide in late life: An evaluative review. Clinical Gerontologist. 2008;31:31-50. Abstract


Fleischmann A, Bertolote JM, Wasserman D, De Leo D, Bolhari J, Botega NJ, De Silva D, Phillips M, Vijayakumar L, Varnik A, Schlebu77410sch L, and Huong TTT. Effectiveness of brief intervention and contact for suicide attempters: A randomized controlled trial in five countries. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 2008;86:703-709. PubMed ID: 18797646. Abstract


Gençöz F, Vatan S, Walker RL, and Lester D. Helplessness, hopelessness, and haplessness as predictors of suicidal ideation: A cross-cultural study. Omega Journal of Death and Dying. 2008;3:315-318. PubMed ID: 18837177. Abstract


Gonzalez A and MacMillan HL. Preventing child maltreatment: An evidence-based update. Journal of Postgraduate Medicine. 2008;54:280-286. PubMed ID: 18953147. Abstract


Hanson MD, Gauld M, Wathen CN, and MacMillan HL. Non-pharmacological interventions for acute wound care distress in pediatric patients with burn injury: A systematic review. Journal of Burn Care and Research. 2008;29:730-741. PubMed ID: 18695617. Abstract


Hawgood J and De Leo D. Anxiety disorders and suicidal behaviour: An update. Current Opinion in Psychiatry. 2008;21:51-64. PubMed ID: 18281841. Abstract


Hawgood JL, Krysinska KE, Ide N, and De Leo D. Is suicide prevention properly taught in medical schools? Medical Teacher. 2008;30:287-295. PubMed ID: 18484456. Abstract


Helmkamp J, Bixler D, Kaplan J, and Hall A. All-terrain vehicle fatalities - West Virginia, 1999-2006. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2008;57:312-315. PubMed ID: 18368006. Abstract


Helmkamp JC, Furbee PM, Coben JH, and Tadros A. All-terrain vehicle-related hospitalizations in the United States, 2000-2004. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2008;34:39-45. PubMed ID: 18083449. Abstract


Jack SM, Jamieson E, Wathen CN, and MacMillan HL. The feasibility of screening for intimate partner violence during postpartum home visits. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research. 2008;40:150-170. PubMed ID: 18714904. Abstract


Jack SM and Tonmyr L. Knowledge transfer and exchange: Disseminating Canadian child maltreatment surveillance findings to decision makers. Child Indicators Research. 2008;1:51-64.Abstract


Kapusta ND, Zormann A, Etzersdorfer E, Ponocny-Seliger E, Jandl-Jager E, and Sonneck G. Rural-urban differences in Austrian suicides. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. 2008;43:311-8. PubMed ID: 18264807.Abstract


Kelleher KJ, Hazen AL, Coben JH, Wang Y, McGeehan J, Kohl PL, Edleson JL, and Gardner WP. Self-reported disciplinary practices among women in the child welfare system: Association with domestic violence victimization. Child Abuse and Neglect. 2008;32:811-818. PubMed ID: 18667237. Abstract


Klieve H, Barnes M, and De Leo D. Controlling firearms use in Australia: Has the 1996 gun law reform produced the decrease in rates of suicide with this method? Social Psychiatry and Psychiatry Epidemiology. 2008;44:285-292. PubMed ID: 18839044. Abstract


Krysinska K and De Leo D. Suicide on railway networks: Epidemiology, risk factors and prevention. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 2008;42:763-771. PubMed ID: 18696280.Abstract


Lee CE and Jones DL. Measuring health in patients with cervical and lumbosacral spinal disorders: Is the 12-Item Short-Form Health Survey a valid alternative for the 36-Item Short-Form Health Survey? Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2008;89:829-833. PubMed ID: 18452728. Abstract


Madge N, Hewitt A, Hawton K, De Wilde EJ, Corcoran P, Fekete S, Van Heeringen K, De Leo D, and Ystgaard M. Deliberate self-harm within an international community sample of young people: Comparative findings from the child & adolescent self-harm in Europe (CASE) study. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry. 2008;49:667-677. PubMed ID: 18341543 Abstract


McClennan S, Worster A, and MacMillan H. Caring for victims of intimate partner violence: A survey of Canadian emergency departments. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2008;10:325-328. PubMed ID: 18652722.Abstract


McKay MP, Coben JH, Larkin GL, and Shaffer A. Attitudes of teenagers and their parents to Pennsylvania’s graduated driver licensing system. Traffic Injury Prevention. 2008;9:217-223. PubMed ID: 18570143.Abstract


Nasrullah M, Laflamme L, and Khan J. Does economic level similarly matter for injury mortality in the OECD and non-OECD countries? Safety Science. 2008;46:784-791. (full-text version available online)


Nasrullah M and Xiang H. The epidemic of injuries in Pakistan – A neglected problem. Editorial.   Journal of the Pakistani Medical Association. 2008;58:420-421.


Rauscher KJ. Workplace violence against adolescent workers in the US. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2008;51:539-544. PubMed ID: 18491372. Abstract


Rauscher KJ and Myers DJ. Socioeconomic disparities in the prevalence of work-related injuries among adolescents in the United States. The Journal of Adolescent Health. 2008;42:50-57. PubMed ID: 18155030. Abstract


Rauscher KJ, Runyan CW, Schulman MD, and Bowling JM. US child labor violations in the retail and service industries: Findings from a national survey of working adolescents. American Journal of Public Health. 2008;98:1693-1699. PubMed ID: 18633089. Abstract


Roberts L, Bailes J, Dedhia H, Zikos A, Singh A, McDowell D, Failinger C, Biundo R, Petrick J, and Carpenter J. Surviving a mine explosion. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2008;207:276-83.


Robinson J, Pirkis J, Krysinska K, Niner S, Jorm AF, Dudley M, Schindeler E, De Leo D, and Harrigan S. Research priorities in suicide prevention in Australia. A comparison of current research efforts and stakeholder-identified priorities. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. 2008;29:180-190. PubMed ID: 19069610. Abstract


Roy S, Smith M, Coben J, Helmkamp J. Utilization and costs of injury-related acute care services among children and adolescents in a state Medicaid program. Maternal Child Health Journal. 2008;12:641-649. Abstract


Runyan CW, Vladutiu CJ, Rauscher KJ, and Schulman M. Teen workers’ exposures to occupational hazards and use of personal protective equipment. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2008;51:735-740. PubMed ID: 18726987. Abstract


Scoliers G, Portzky G, Madge N, Hewitt A, Hawton K, De Wilde EJ, Ystgaard M, Arensman E, De Leo D, Fekete S, and Van Heeringen C. Reasons for adolescent deliberate self-harm: A cry of pain and/or a cry for help? Findings from the child and adolescent self-harm in Europe (CASE) study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatry Epidemiology. 2008;44:601-607. PubMed ID: 19023507. Abstract


Selassie A, Zaloshnja E, Langlois JA, Miller T, Jones P, and Steiner C. Incidence of long-term disability following traumatic brain injury hospitalization, United States, 2003. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 2008;23:123-131. PubMed ID: 18362766. Abstract


Stack S and Kposowa A. The association of suicide rates with individual-level suicide attitudes: A cross-national analysis. Social Science Quarterly. 2008;89:39-59. Abstract


Stack S, Krysinska K, and Lester D. Gloomy Sunday: Did the “Hungarian suicide song” really create a suicide epidemic? Omega: Journal of Death and Dying. 2008;56:349-358. PubMed ID: 18435326. Abstract


Stack S and Wasserman I. Social and racial correlates of Russian Roulette. Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior. 2008;38:436-441. PubMed ID: 18724791. Abstract


Swahn MH, Bossarte RM, and Sullivent III EE. Age of alcohol use initiation, suicidal behavior, and peer and dating violence victimization and perpetration among high-risk, seventh grade adolescents. Pediatrics. 2008;121:297-305. PubMed ID: 18245421. Abstract


Swahn MH, Simon TR, Arias I, and Bossarte RM. Measuring sex differences in violence victimization and perpetration within date and same-sex peer relationships. Journal of Interpersonal Violence.  2008;23:1120-1138. PubMed ID: 18319366. Abstract


Swahn MH, Simon TR, Hertz MF, Arias I, Bossarte RM, Ross JG, Gross LA, Iachan R, and Hamburger ME. Linking dating violence, peer violence, and suicidal behaviors among high-risk youth. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2008;34:30-38. PubMed ID: 18083448. Abstract


Voracek M, Loibl LM, Kapusta ND, Niederkrotenthaler T, Dervic K, and Sonneck G. Not carried away by a moonlight shadow: No evidence for associations between suicide occurrence and lunar phase among more than 65,000 suicide cases in Austria, 1970-2006. Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift. 2008;120:343-9. PubMed ID: 18709522.Abstract


Waehrer GM, Zaloshnja E, Miller T, and Galvin D. Substance-use problems: Are uninsured workers at greater risk? Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 2008;69:915-923. PubMed ID: 18925350. Abstract


Walker RL, Wingate LR, Obasi EM, and Joiner TE. An empirical investigation of acculturative stress and ethnic identity as moderators for depression and suicidal ideation in college students. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. 2008;14:75-82. PubMed ID: 18230003. Abstract


Walsh CA, MacMillan HL, Trocmé N, Jamieson E, and Boyle MH. Measurement of victimization in adolescence: Development and validation of the childhood experiences of violence questionnaire. Child Abuse and Neglect. 2008;32:1037-1057. PubMed ID: 18992940. Abstract


Wasserman IM and Stack S. Lethal locations: An application of opportunity theory to motel suicide, a research note. Death Studies. 2008;32:757-767. PubMed ID: 18972654 Abstract


Wathen CN, Jamieson E, and MacMillan HL, and the McMaster Violence Against Women Research Group. Who is identified by screening for intimate partner violence? Women’s Health Issues. 2008;18:423-432. PubMed ID: 19041594. Abstract


Wathen CN and MacMillan HL. Self-report, medical staff interview, and physician interview had similar effectiveness for screening for domestic violence in women. Evidence-Based Nursing. 2008;11:45. PubMed ID: 18364415. Extract


Wu B, Mao Z, Rockett IRH, and Yue Y. Socioeconomic status and alcohol use among urban and rural residents in China. Substance Use and Misuse. 2008;43:952-966. PubMed ID: 18570027. Abstract


Ystgaard M, Arensman E, Hawton K, Madge N, Van Heeringen K, Hewitt A, De Wilde J, De Leo D, and Fekete S. Deliberate self-harm in adolescents: Comparison between those who receive help following self-harm and those who do not. Journal of Adolescence. 2008;32:875-891. PubMed ID: 19028399. Abstract


Zaloshnja E, Miller T, Jones P, Litovitz T, Coben J, Steiner C, and Sheppard M. The impact of poison control centers on poisoning-related visits to EDs – United States, 2003. American Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2008;26:310-315. PubMed ID: 18358942. Abstract


Zaloshnja E, Miller T, Langlois J, Selassie AW, and Caplan B. Prevalence of long-term disability from traumatic brain injury in the civilian population of the United States, 2005. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation. 2008;23:394-400. PubMed ID: 19033832. Abstract


Zhu M, Cummings P, Chu H, and Xiang H. Urban and rural variation in walking patterns and pedestrian crashes. Injury Prevention.2008;14:377-380. PubMed ID: 19074243. Abstract


Books & Book Chapters

Branstetter SA and Cottrell L. Parent-adolescent relations. In: Leong FTL, ed. Encyclopedia of Counseling. Vol. 1. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, Inc.; 2008.


Fiske A and O’Riley A. Late life depression. In: Hunsley JD and Mash AJ, eds. A Guide to Assessments That Work. New York: Oxford University Press; 2008:138-157.


Gurka MJ and Edwards LJ. Mixed models. In: Handbook of Statistics, 27: Epidemiology and Medical Statistics. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier; 2008.


Roy S, Smith M, Coben J, and Helmkamp J. Utilization and costs of injury-related acute care services among children and adolescents in a state Medicaid program.  Maternal and Child Health Journal.  2008;12:641-649. PubMed ID: 17957460.


Stack S. The effect of marital status on male homicide victimization: A race specific analysis. In: Froeling K, ed. Criminology: Research Focus. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers; 2008.


Stack S. The effect of publicized executions on homicide in Alabama. In: Froeling K, ed. Criminology: Research Focus. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science Publishers; 2008.


Stack S and Bowman B. Gender and suicide method: Film and society. In: Herbert A, Niederkrotenthaler T, and Till B, eds. Suicidality and Suicide in the Media. Vienna, Austria: LIT Verlag Publishers; 2008.


Walker RL and Hunter L.R. From anxiety and depression to suicide and self-harm. In: Neville H, Tynes BM, and Utsey SO, eds. Handbook of African American Psychology. New York, NY: Sage Publications; 2008. 


Walker RL, Townley G, and Asiamah D. Suicide prevention in United States ethnic minority populations. In: Leong F and Leach M, eds. Suicide Among Racial and Ethnic Groups: Theory, Research, and Practice. New York, NY: Brunner-Routledge; 2008.


Walling B, Tadros A, Davis S, and Helmkamp J. ATV accidents and the elderly: National trends and implications for emergency medicine. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2008;2(4S):S156.



Non-refereed Works

De Leo D. Crisis: The road ahead (editorial). Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. 2008;29:171-172.


Helmkamp JC, Ramsey WD, Haas SM, Holmes M.. All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Deaths and Injuries in West Virginia: A Summary Surveillance and Data Sources. Charleston, WV: Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Center, Division of Criminal Justice Services, Department of Military Affairs and Public Safety; 2008 (January). Available online at: www.wvdcjs.com/statsanalvsis. 


MacMillan HL, Wathen CN. If, when and how to ask the question(s). Assessing screening approaches to identifying woman abuse in health care settings: An integrated, multidisciplinary program of research. Report for the health system planning and research division, Ontario Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care. 2008.


Miller T, and Hendrie D. Substance Abuse Prevention Dollars and Cents: A Cost-Benefit Analysis. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Rockville, MD: DHHS Publication No. (SMA) 07-4298; 2008.


Nasrullah M. Handbook of injury and violence prevention. By: Doll LS, Bonzo SE, Mercy JA, and Sleet DA. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion. 2008;15:171-172.


Rauscher KJ. Review of Before their time: The world of child labor. Injury Prevention. 2008;14:415.


Rauscher KJ and Runyan CW. The prevalence of working conditions associated with adolescent occupational injury in the United States. Young Worker Symposium II: The Health Implications of Work Among Youth. Chapel Hill, NC; 2008.