The Behavioral Economics Manifesto Gets Revised
We speak with the Nobel Prize-winning founder of behavioral economics about the new — and last — version of his classic book, Nudge.(Image credit: Richard Thaler) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
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The venom of the scorpion Centruroides limpidus, which causes the highest number of stings in Mexico, is neutralized by two recombinant antibody fragments - Fern ández-Taboada G, Riaño-Umbarila L, Olvera-Rodríguez A, Gómez-Ramírez IV, Losoya-Uribe LF, Becerril B.
Phage display and directed evolution have made it possible to generate recombinant antibodies in the format of single chain variable fragments (scFvs) capable of neutralizing different toxins and venoms of Mexican scorpions. Despite having managed to neutr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Validity and risk factor analysis for helicopter emergency medical services in Japan: a pilot study - Yamada N, Kitagawa Y, Yoshida T, Nachi S, Okada H, Ogura S.
BACKGROUND: Some emergency departments use triage scales, such as the Canadian Triage and Acuity Scale and Japan Urgent Stroke Triage Score, to detect life-threatening situations. However, these protocols have not been used for aeromedical services. Theref... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Violent behavior prior to admission is not a factor in further prolonged length of stay: a retrospective cohort study in a Japanese psychiatric hospital - Kinoshita H, Kuroki N, Okada T.
This study assessed the hypothesis that violent behavior prior to admission prolongs psychiatric hospitalization and evaluated the likelihood of hospital discharge to a community care setting based on demographic and clinical factors, with an e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

"If it goes horribly wrong the whole world descends on you": the influence of fear, vulnerability, and powerlessness on police officers' response to victims of head injury in domestic violence - Richards J, Smithson J, Moberly NJ, Smith A.
Domestic violence (DV) victims face significant barriers to accessing healthcare. This is particularly concerning in cases of brain injury (BI), which is difficult to diagnose and risks severe long-term consequences for DV victims. Police may be able to id... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A multimethod investigation of sex, romantic relationships, and interpersonal dependency - Natoli AP, Schapiro-Halberstam S, Kolobukhova A.
An individual's level of interpersonal dependency influences the way they engage with others, and researchers have achieved a comprehensive understanding of the interplay between dependency and interpersonal relationships across an array of social situatio... (Source: SafetyLit)
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A rare survival case of blunt left ventricular rupture caused by a low-energy pedestrian collision with a stationary forklift: a case report - Zhu H, Zhang C, Zhao W, Xu X, Shi Y, Zhao G.
Blunt cardiac rupture (BCR) is a rare injury with a high mortality rate. It is usually caused by high-energy traumatic accidents, such as motor vehicle collisions. For the first time, we report a rare case of BCR caused by a pedestrian collision with a sta... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Addressing psychiatric care in conflict zones: recommendations for the Arab region - El-Khoury J, Barkil-Oteo A, Adam L.
The Arab world has struggled with conflict and political turmoil for several decades, rendering its already underdeveloped mental healthcare system unable to serve the psychiatric needs of victims of violence and trauma, with consequences that extend far b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An assessment of mental health outcomes during the COVID-19 pandemic - Magalhaes E, Stoner A, Palmer J, Schranze R, Grandy S, Amin S, Cheng N.
This study aimed to examine the psychological impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the adult population in the United States. We conducted an e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Analysis of 1430 hand fractures and identifying the 'red flags' for cases requiring surgery: head: hand fracture treatment - Üstün GG, Kargalıoğlu F, Akduman B, Arslan R, Kara M, Gürsoy K, Koçer U.
BACKGROUND: Hand fractures constitute 20% of hand injury patients who apply to emergency services. Conservative approaches are satisfactory in the majority of the cases. However, the minority group in need of surgery reaches a serious number of patients co... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage occurring while driving and road traffic accidents - Inamasu J, Nakatsukasa M, Nakae S.
Several human activities such as defecation are known to trigger aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH).1 While car drivers may experience stress-induced blood pressure elevation as high as 20 mmHg,2 there has been no scientific evidence that driving tr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association of lifetime TBI and military employment with late-life ADL functioning: a population-based prospective cohort study - Tabio L, Walker R, Crane PK, Gibbons LE, Kumar R, Power MC, Kelley AS, Larson EB, Dams-O'connor K.
OBJECTIVE: To determine associations of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and military employment with activities of daily living (ADL) in late life. SETTING: Community-based integrated healthcare delivery system. PARTICIPANTS: Male (n=2066) and female (n=2887)... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Can the neck contribute to persistent symptoms post concussion? Long-term follow up from a prospective descriptive case series - Kennedy E, Chapple C, Quinn D, Tumilty S.
OBJECTIVE: To describe individual long-term outcomes of people with persistent symptoms following a concussion who received neck treatment as part of multidisciplinary concussion care. A secondary objective is to report on how participants describe the out... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Characteristics and treatment outcome of suicidal depression: two large naturalistic cohorts of depressed outpatients - Nobile B, Oli é E, Dubois J, Guillaume S, Gorwood P, Courtet P.
OBJECTIVE: The emergence of new drugs for managing suicidal ideation (e.g. ketamine) raises the question of whether suicidal depression (i.e. moderate to severe depression with concomitant suicidal ideation) is a specific depression phenotype. Therefore, t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Community gun violence and functional disability: an ecological analysis among men in four U.S. cities - Semenza DC, Stansfield R.
This study uses data on neighborhoods in four U.S. cities over five years to examine the relationship between fatal and non-fatal gun violence and rates of functional disability among men. Descriptive analyses indicate significant disparities in shooting r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Compliance, practices, and attitudes towards VTIs (Vehicle Technical Inspections) in Spain: what prevents Spanish drivers from checking up their cars? - Alonso F, Useche SA, Gene-Morales J, Esteban C.
OBJECTIVE: Mechanical conditions of vehicles may play a determinant role in driving safety, the reason why vehicle periodical technical inspections (VTIs) are mandatory in many countries. However, the high number of drivers sanctioned for not complying wit... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Contending with our racial past in medical education: a Foucauldian perspective - Zaidi Z, Partman IM, Whitehead CR, Kuper A, Wyatt TR.
Practices of systemic and structural racism that advantage some groups over others are embedded in American society. Institutions of higher learning are increasingly being pressured to develop strategies that effectively address these inequities. This arti... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Direct cost of illness for spinal cord injury: a systematic review - Malekzadeh H, Golpayegani M, Ghodsi Z, Sadeghi-Naini M, Asgardoon M, Baigi V, Vaccaro AR, Rahimi-Movaghar V.
STUDY DESIGN: Systematic review. OBJECTIVE: Providing a comprehensive review of spinal cord injury cost of illness studies to assist health-service planning. METHODS: We conducted a systematic review of the literature published from Jan. 19... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Disruption and recovery: initial assessment of COVID-19 traffic impacts in North Carolina and Virginia - Goenaga B, Matini N, Karanam D, Underwood BS.
In this study, the impact of closures related to the pandemic on traffic patterns is assessed for the state of North Carolina and the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effects of different heat exposure patterns (accumulated and transient) and schizophrenia hospitalizations: a time-series analysis on hourly temperature basis - Tang C, Ji Y, Li Q, Yao Z, Cheng J, He Y, Liu X, Pan R, Wei Q, Yi W, Su H.
Growing studies have shown that high temperature is a potential risk factor of schizophrenia occurrence. Therefore, elaborate analysis of different temperature exposure patterns, such as cumulative heat exposure within a time period and transient exposure ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Electroconvulsive therapy and the risk of suicide in hospitalized patients with major depressive disorder - R önnqvist I, Nilsson FK, Nordenskjöld A.
IMPORTANCE: Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is indicated for severe depression, including depression with psychosis, catatonia, and/or an elevated suicide risk. However, the association of ECT with suicide risk is uncertain. OBJECTIVE: To determine... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology pattern of traumatic injuries of adults older than 15 years in Kashan, Iran: a population-based study in 2018-2019 - Sehat Z, Fakharian E, Sehat M, Omidi A.
BACKGROUND: Trauma is the first leading cause of death and disability in the active population in developing countries. In Iran, traumatic injuries are the second leading cause of death after cardiovascular disease and also the leading cause of years of li... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epilepsy, violence, and crime. A historical analysis - Gyimesi J.
In the 19th and early 20th century, epilepsy was one of the most investigated disorders in forensic psychiatry and psychology. The possible subsidiary symptoms of epilepsy (such as temporal confusion, alterations of consciousness, or increased aggression) ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Fall-related activity avoidance among persons with late effects of polio and its influence on daily life: a mixed-methods study - Brog årdh C, Lexell J, Hammarlund CS.
Falls are common among persons with late effects of polio (LEoP), which may lead to fear of falling and activity avoidance in everyday life. Here, we assessed the occurrence of fall-related activity avoidance among persons with LEoP and explored how these ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Fear leads to suffering: fears of compassion predict restriction of the moral boundary - Crimston CR, Blessing S, Gilbert P, Kirby JN.
Empirical investigations into the psychological drivers of more or less expansive moral thinking are lacking from the psychological literature. One potential driver that warrants deeper investigation is compassion - a prosocial motivation to both identity ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Female genital mutilation consequences and healthcare received among migrant women: a phenomenological qualitative study - Gonz ález-Timoneda A, González-Timoneda M, Cano Sánchez A, Ruiz Ros V.
This study explores the FGM experiences of migrant women coming from FGM-practicing countries residing in a European host country. A qualitative ph... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Finding one's footing when everyone has an opinion. negotiating an acceptable identity after sexual assault - Dundas I, M æhle E, Stige SH.
Identities used to describe oneself after trauma may influence recovery, and searches for acceptable identities after sexual assault can be challenging. Fifteen Norwegian female survivors of sexual assault were recruited at a clinical center, and were indi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

GCS-pupil score has a stronger association with mortality and poor functional outcome than GCS alone in pediatric severe traumatic brain injury - Balakrishnan B, VanDongen-Trimmer H, Kim I, Hanson SJ, Zhang L, Simpson PM, Farias-Moeller R.
BACKGROUND: The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS), used to classify the severity of traumatic brain injury (TBI), is associated with mortality and functional outcomes. However, GCS can be affected by sedation and neuromuscular blockade. GCS-Pupil (GCS-P) score, cal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gender differences in adult traumatic brain injury according to the Glasgow coma scale: a multicenter descriptive study - Eom KS, Kim JH, Yoon SH, Lee SJ, Park KJ, Ha SK, Choi JG, Jo KW, Kim JY, Kang SH, Kim JH.
PURPOSE: Patients' gender, which can be one of the most important determinants of traumatic brain injury (TBI) outcomes, is also likely to interact with many other outcome variables of TBI. This multicenter descriptive study investigated gender differences... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Governance and interdependencies of critical infrastructures: exploring mechanisms for cross-sector resilience - Ryd én Sonesson T, Johansson J, Cedergren A.
Much contemporary critical infrastructure research has been devoted to studies of the effects of risks stemming from interdependencies between critical infrastructures, here referred to asinterdependency-related risks. However, this research has placed lim... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gunshot wounds sustained during legal intervention versus those inflicted by civilians: a comparative analysis - Schellenberg M, Liasidis P, Inaba K, Demetriades D.
This study was undertaken to provi... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Gunshot wounds to the lumbosacral spine: systematic review and meta-analysis - Platt A, Dafrawy MHE, Lee MJ, H Herman M, Ramos E.
STUDY DESIGN: Systematic review and meta-analysis. OBJECTIVES: Indications for surgical decompression of gunshot wounds to the lumbosacral spine are controversial and based on limited data. METHODS: A systematic review of literature was con... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Hazard reporting: how can it improve safety? - Havinga J, Bancroft K, Rae A.
The academic literature presents hazard reporting as an extension of incident reporting. Hazards are presented as more safety data to collect, data that allows for proactive actions, but feeds into a similar learning process. In this paper, we use ethnogra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Heat-related emergency department visits during the Northwestern heat wave - United States, June 2021 - Schramm PJ, Vaidyanathan A, Radhakrishnan L, Gates A, Hartnett K, Breysse P.
Record high temperatures are occurring more frequently in the United States, and climate change is causing heat waves to become more intense (1), directly impacting human health, including heat-related illnesses and deaths. On average, approximately 700 he... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on severe trauma trends and healthcare system reassessment in Lombardia, Italy: an analysis from the regional trauma registry - Giudici R, Lancioni A, Gay H, Bassi G, Chiara O, Mare C, Latronico N, Pesenti A, Faccincani R, Cabrini L, Fumagalli R, Chieregato A, Briani L, Sammartano F, Sechi G, Zoli A, Pagliosa A, Foti G, Borotto E, Palo A, Valoti O, Botteri M, Carlucci M, Reitano E, Bini R.
BACKGROUNDS: The COVID-19 pandemic drastically strained the health systems worldwide, obligating the reassessment of how healthcare is delivered. In Lombardia, Italy, a Regional Emergency Committee (REC) was established and the regional health system reorg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Impact of violence on the burnout status of paramedics in the emergency department: a multicenter survey study - Kang JH, Sakong J, Kim JH.
BACKGROUND: Violence in emergency departments poses a threaten to both medical personnel and patients. We investigated the risk factors for high burnout status and the association between the impact of violence and burnout status of paramedics in emergency... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Insight and challenges: mental health services in Nepal - Rai Y, Gurung D, Gautam K.
This paper describes the current state of mental health services in Nepal and reflects on the significant changes over the past decade. The main challenges to overcome are proper implementation of community-based services, the high suicide rate, stigma of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Interracial comparisons of intimate partner violence among military perpetrators - Espinoza D, Cancio R.
Interracial violence is a high-profile issue in the United States; however, there is little empirical research on interracial intimate partner violence (IPV). Interracial relationships are becoming more common. However, interracial couples continue to face... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Is preexisting cervical degeneration a risk factor for poor prognosis in whiplash-associated disorder? - Malik K, Eseonu KC, Pang D, Fakouri B, Panchmatia JR.
BACKGROUND: The term whiplash describes the acceleration-deceleration mechanism of injury to the cervical spine. Whiplash injuries present with a variety of clinical and psychological manifestations, collectively termed as whiplash-associated disorders (WA... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Isolated vehicle rollover is not an independent predictor of trauma injury severity - Moriarty S, Brown N, Waller M, Chu K.
The objective of this study was to determine if vehicle rollover in a motor vehicle crash is an independent predictor of major injury. METHODS: A retrospective cohort study of all patients injured in motor vehicle crashes presenting to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Management of sport-related concussion in emergency departments in England: a multi-center study - Rashid H, Mishra S, Dobbin N.
OBJECTIVE: To establish the current knowledge of sport-related concussion (SRC) management of clinicians in emergency departments in the North West of England. METHODS: A cross-sectional, multi-center study design was used and included emergency de... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mental health and traumatization of newly arrived asylum seeker adults in Finland: a population-based study - Garoff F, Skogberg N, Klemettil ä A, Lilja E, Ahmed Haji Omar A, Snellman O, Castaneda AE.
Asylum seekers frequently experience potentially traumatic events (PTEs), but the type and frequency vary depending on the country of origin. The cumulative effect of multiple PTEs and other stressors expose asylum seekers to a significant risk of mental i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Modeling the injury severity of small-displacement motorcycle crashes in Hanoi City, Vietnam - Nguyen DVM, Vu AT, Polders E, Ross V, Brijs T, Wets G, Brijs K.
Hanoi City is a typical motorcycle dominant city in Vietnam with a modal share of motorcycles of more than 80% and motorcycle riders involved in more than 70% of road fatalities. It is important to understand the major causes of motorcycle crash severity t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

No increased injury incidence in the German Bundesliga after the SARS-CoV-2 virus lockdown - Krutsch W, Hadji A, Tr öß T, Szymski D, Aus der Fünten K, Gärtner B, Alt V, Meyer T.
This study investigates whether the inj... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Nurse-family partnership nurses' attitudes and confidence in identifying and responding to intimate partner violence: an explanatory sequential mixed methods evaluation - Jack SM, Kimber M, Davidov D, Ford-Gilboe M, Wathen CN, McKee C, Tanaka M, Boyle M, Johnston C, Coben J, Gasbarro M, McNaughton D, O'Brien R, Olds DL, Scribano P, MacMillan HL.
AIMS: To evaluate the effect of an intimate partner violence intervention education component on nurses' attitudes in addressing intimate partner violence; complementary aims included understanding nurses' perceptions of the education and how it influenced... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Organophosphate poisoning at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital 2012 - 2015 - Bruins J, Menezes CN, Wong ML.
BACKGROUND: Patients with acute organophosphate poisoning are frequently admitted to the Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital (CHBAH), and yet there is little literature assessing aspects of these admissions. OBJECTIVES: To determine the demogr... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Pathological computed tomography features associated with adverse outcomes after mild traumatic brain injury: a TRACK-TBI study with external validation in CENTER-TBI - Yuh EL, Jain S, Sun X, Pisica D, Harris MH, Taylor SR, Markowitz AJ, Mukherjee P, Verheyden J, Giacino JT, Levin HS, McCrea M, Stein MB, Temkin NR, Diaz-Arrastia R, Robertson CS, Lingsma HF, Okonkwo DO, Maas AIR, Manley GT, Adeoye O, Badjatia N, Boase K, Bodien Y, Corrigan JD, Crawford K, Dikmen S, Duhaime AC, Ellenbogen R, Feeser VR, Ferguson AR, Foreman B, Gardner R, Gaudette É, González L, Gopinath S, Gullapalli R, Hemphill JC, Hotz G, Keene CD, Kramer J, Kreitzer N, Lindsell C, Machamer J, Madden C, Martin A, McAllister T, Merchant R, Nelson L, Ngwenya LB, Noel F, Nolan A, Palacios E, Perl D, Rabinowitz M, Rosand J, Sander A, Satris G, Schnyer D, Seabury S, Toga A, V aladka A, Vassar M, Zafonte R.
IMPORTANCE: A head computed tomography (CT) with positive results for acute intracranial hemorrhage is the gold-standard diagnostic biomarker for acute traumatic brain injury (TBI). In moderate to severe TBI (Glasgow Coma Scale [GCS] scores 3-12), some CT ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Patterns and predictors of personal responsibility attributions after major trauma - Lau G, Gabbe BJ, Giummarra MJ.
BACKGROUND: External responsibility attributions after injury are associated with worse recovery. However, there remains limited understanding of who accepts personal responsibilityfor their injury and whether or how responsibility attributions change over... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Polygenic risk for major depression is associated with lifetime suicide attempt in US soldiers independent of personal and parental history of major depression - Stein MB, Jain S, Campbell-Sills L, Ware EB, Choi KW, He F, Ge T, Gelernter J, Smoller JW, Kessler RC, Ursano RJ.
Suicide is a major public health problem. The contribution of common genetic variants for major depressive disorder (MDD) independent of personal and parental history of MDD has not been established. Polygenic risk score (using PRS-CS) for MDD was calculat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Power devices used by nurses to fight domestic violence against women - Amarijo CL, Silva CD, Acosta DF, Cruz VD, Barlem JGT, Barlem ELD.
OBJECTIVE to identify the power devices used by nurses to fight domestic violence against women from the perspective of parrhesia. METHOD qualitative study addressing 20 nursts from 13 Primary Heath Care units located in Rio Grande, South of Brazil... (Source: SafetyLit)
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