The escalating crisis in adolescent mental health - Wiederhold BK.
It is rare that those in such varied fields as healthcare, economics, and politics come down on the same side of an issue, but on the topic of adolescent mental health, many of the experts agree: the pandemic has us facing a quickly escalating crisis. Last... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"Sarcopenia and risk of osteoporosis, falls and bone fractures in patients with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review" - Rashid A, Chaudhary Hauge S, Suetta C, Hansen D.
BACKGROUND: Chronic kidney disease [CKD] has been suggested to increase the risk of osteoporosis, sarcopenia, falls, and fractures. The aim of this systematic review was to explore the occurrence of osteoporosis, falls, and fractures in patients with sarco... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

'Dirty foreigners' are to blame for COVID-19: impacts of COVID stress syndrome on quality of life and gratitude among Singaporean adults - Ang CS, Das S/O A Sudha Ann Nancy AAELE.
The outbreak of COVID-19 has caused widespread emotional distress. The current study sought to ascertain the impact of COVID stress syndrome on quality of life and gratitude. The COVID-19 Stress Scale, COVID-19 Quality of Life Scale, and Gratitude Resentme... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A model to explain the challenges of emergency medical technicians' decision making process in emergency situations: a grounded theory - Safi-Keykaleh M, Khorasani-Zavareh D, Ghomian Z, Bohm K.
BACKGROUND: To manage life-threatening conditions and reduce morbidity and mortality, pre-hospital's on-scene decision making is an influential factor. Since pre-hospital's decision making is a challenging process, it is necessary to be identified this pro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A multidisciplinary response to sexual assault: the case review process for previously unsubmitted sexual assault kits - Melton HC.
PURPOSE Sexual assault continues to be a major criminal problem. Sexual assault kits (SAK) are one way to preserve evidence to use to pursue justice in sexual assault cases. In recent years, it has become clear that very often these SAKs are never sent to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A systematic review exploring the role of gender in staffs experience of working with sexual offenders - Woodhouse A, Craven-Staines S.
PURPOSE Although literature surrounding sexual criminality is growing; with recent research, this paper aims to focus more upon burnout and emotional impact in therapists who study with sex offenders, little is known about possible gender differences in th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Acetaminophen poisonings in Chilean healthcare settings: a 20-year story that does not end - Sanhueza-Aroca T, Verdugo-Silva S, Olate-Fica E, Rivas L, M üller-Ramírez C.
BACKGROUND: Acetaminophen (Paracetamol) is one of the most used and prescribed anti-inflammatory and analgesic drugs worldwide. It has become one of the main drugs related to accidental and intentional overdoses in many countries, including Chile. The obje... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An 8-week neuromuscular training program after concussion reduces 1-year subsequent injury risk: a randomized clinical trial - Howell DR, Seehusen CN, Carry PM, Walker GA, Reinking SE, Wilson JC.
BACKGROUND: Existing data suggest that after concussion, athletes experience an increased risk of subsequent injury. Exploring methods that may reduce injury risk after successful postconcussion return to play may lead to new treatment approaches. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An understanding of social violence: how insurgents use it as a strategy of control - Sanaullah.
This article discusses debates related to the meaning of violence and proposes the concept of 'social violence' to characterise and account for the forms of violence experienced by people in armed conflicts. Drawing on qualitative fieldwork in Pakistan's S... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Application of second-order growth mixture modeling (SO-GMM) to longitudinal TBI outcome research: 15-year trajectories of life satisfaction in adolescents and young adults (AYA) as an example - Shen J, Wang Y.
OBJECTIVE: To demonstrate the application of Second-Order Growth Mixture Modeling using life satisfaction among adolescents and young adults with TBI up to 15 years post-injury. DESIGN: SO-GMM, a data-driven modeling approach that accounts for meas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Approval of coercion in psychiatry in public perception and the role of stigmatization - Steiger S, Moeller J, Sowislo JF, Lieb R, Lang UE, Huber CG.
BACKGROUND: Coercion is routinely used in psychiatry. Its benefits and drawbacks are controversially debated. In addition, the majority of persons with mental health problems are exposed to stigmatization and are assumed to be dangerous. Stigmatization is ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Assessment of knowledge, attitude and practice of first aid among taxi operators in a Kampala City Taxi Park, Uganda: a cross-sectional study - Ssewante N, Wekha G, Namusoke M, Sanyu B, Nkwanga A, Nalunkuma R, Olum R, Ssentongo LK, Ahabwe R, Kalembe SE, Nantagya VN, Kalanzi J.
This study, aimed to assess knowledge, attitude, and practice of first aid among taxi op... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Autonomic dysfunction in adults following mild traumatic brain injury: a systematic review - Mercier LJ, Batycky J, Campbell C, Schneider K, Smirl J, Debert CT.
BACKGROUND: Increasing evidence suggests autonomic nervous system (ANS) dysfunction may occur following mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). Measures of heart rate, heart rate variability, blood pressure and baroreceptor sensitivity can be used to evaluate ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Azygos vein lacerations, a rare injury from high-impact chest trauma: two cases and a review of the literature - Li C, Martin K, Read D.
We present two cases of azygos vein laceration over 21  years from ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Climate rather than economic variables might have caused increase in US homicide but not suicide rates during the Great Depression - Fountoulakis KN, Fountoulakis NK.
BACKGROUND: It is widely believed that during the Great Depression (1929-1933) there was a rise in suicidal rates which was causally related to the increase in unemployment. There are no studies on the effect the Great Depression had on homicidal rates MET... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news