Making the most of missing data - Kilpatrick R, Greenberg RG.
Clinical trials are demanding, resource intensive, and essential to the health and well-being of children. In this issue of Pediatrics, Li and colleagues1 outline the magnitude of an often-overlooked problem within neonatal and perinatal clinical trials. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Telehealth delivery of the child and family traumatic stress intervention is associated with reduced posttraumatic stress in children and caregivers - Goslin MC, Epstein C.
This study evaluated whether telehealth delivery of the Child and Family Traumatic Stress Intervention (CFTSI) was associated with posttraumatic stress symptom reduction for children exposed to potentially traumatic events and their caregivers. The Child a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology of burns in a humanitarian setting: a national study among refugees in Lebanon - Presser E, Farhat M, Michael M, El Asmar K, Jaber L, Moustafa M, Mowafi H, Al-Hajj S.
INTRODUCTION: Burns represent one of the leading causes of morbidity worldwide and disproportionately impact women, children, and socioeconomically disadvantaged individuals. Syrian refugees who fled conflict to land in overcrowded informal settlements acr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

"They either leave you or they get involved in it": Familial factors influencing drug use amongst Appalachian people - Sedney CL, Dekeseredy P, Anderson P, Haggerty T.
West Virginia, the only state entirely in Appalachia, is considered the epicenter of the opioid crisis. Children raised in families affected by opioid use disorder can develop their own substance use disorder later in life. The continuing opioid crisis cou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

National training and development curriculum training program impact on placement, permanency, and stability - Fowler J, Day A, Phan V, Thompson J, Park S, Salazar A.
BACKGROUND: Resource parent trainings are an important factor in caregiver readiness and retention, which can improve placement stability and permanency achievement for children and youth, especially those who are marginalized. OBJECTIVE: Resource ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Paternal activation as a protective factor against problem behaviors in early childhood - Feldman JS, Wilson MN, Shaw DS.
Activation parenting includes behaviors that challenge children to approach novel situations, explore their environments, and take physical and socioemotional risks through a balance of encouragement and limit-setting. Although components of activation par... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Restraint use within vehicles transporting child occupants in Dubai, United Arab Emirates: An observational study - Ahmad I, Fildes BN, Logan DB, Koppel S.
OBJECTIVE This observation study aimed to describe the frequency and type of restraint use for child occupants within private motor vehicles in the emirate of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Methods An overt, on-road observation study was cond... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Child and parent perspectives on active school transportation: barriers and facilitators in a northern environment - Bruner B, Rickwood G, Shwed A, Karvinen K, L évesque L, Mantha S, Raymer G.
Introduction There is a positive correlation between active school transportation and increased physical activity in children. Unfortunately, over half of Canadian children rely solely on inactive modes of transportation to and from school. The purpose of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Child restraint system use in China, comparing theory of planned behavior, prototype willingness model, and integrative model - Liu J, Liu L.
Background Although the child restraint system (CRS) helps safeguard children's bodies, its use is currently at an exceedingly low rate in China. Also, there is a dearth of research from a psychological perspective on the factors that affect CRS usage. Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Decisions & distance: the relationship between child care access and child care travel - Blumenberg E, Wander M, Yao Z.
Child care is essential infrastructure. Without child care--or without adequate access to child care--parents and household caregivers are unable to work or conduct other critical activities, which can adversely affect their outcomes. In the U.S., child ca... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Development and validation of a video-based assessment tool for children's street-crossing safety - Shen Z, Ma J, Wang N.
Background The alarming rate of child pedestrian fatalities highlights an urgent imperative for comprehensive test on children's street-crossing safety. Various methods in children's street-crossing studies were reviewed, and the advantages of the video-b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Early adverse childhood experiences and preschoolers' attentional regulation: a latent class analysis - Liu Q, Wang X, Razza RA, Vasilenko SA.
BACKGROUND: Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) profoundly disrupt preschoolers' attentional regulation development. Different patterns of ACEs may be associated with different attentional regulation outcomes. OBJECTIVE: Drawing from developmental... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Firearm-related lead exposure and child lead levels in the United States, 2012-2018 - Hoover C, Fossa A, Ranney ML, Hoover GG, Specht AJ, Hemenway D, Braun JM.
OBJECTIVE: To determine if firearm ownership is positively related to elevated child lead levels at a state-level, even when accounting for other sources of lead. STUDY DESIGN: For this cross-sectional ecological study, we investigated whether household fi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

"We need to raise awareness and never give up": Israeli Druze and Muslim Arab kindergarten teachers' proactivity when facing the sexual abuse of their students - Bar Gosen N, Sigad LI, Shaibe J, Halaby A, Lusky-Weisrose E, Tener D.
This study examines the proactive role of Druze and Muslim Arab kindergarten teachers in addressing and coping with the CSA of t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Abusive head trauma in child maltreatment-related homicide cases in the united states: an analysis of the National Violent Death Reporting System data- 2012-2017 - Watson AEN, Oliver C, Wilson RF, Self-Brown S.
In the U.S., there are approximately 1,300 abusive head trauma (AHT) cases reported annually, with 25% of them fatal. Objective This is a descriptive study of child maltreatment (CM)-related homicides resulting from AHT. Methods Data from the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news