Changes in the epidemiologic profile of burn patients during the lockdown in Catalonia (Spain): a warning call to strengthen prevention strategies in our community - Monte-Soldado A, L ópez-Masramon B, Rivas-Nicolls D, Andrés-Collado A, Aguilera-Sáez J, Serracanta J, Barret JP.
BACKGROUND: The worldwide coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) epidemic, caused by the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, is the defining global health crisis of our time. Spain has had one of the highest burdens of COVID-19 worldwide. During this period, Vall d'Hebro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Trends in substances involved in polysubstance overdose fatalities in Maryland, USA 2003-2019 - Schneider KE, Nestadt PS, Shaw BR, Park JN.
BACKGROUND: The substances driving the overdose epidemic in the United States have changed over time. Since 2013, fentanyl-analogues have become the primary opioids driving the epidemic. Recently, polysubstance related deaths have come to the forefront of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

State-level economic costs of opioid use disorder and fatal opioid overdose - United States, 2017 - Luo F, Li M, Florence C.
Approximately 47,000 persons in the United States died from an opioid-involved overdose in 2018 (1), and 2.0 million persons met the diagnostic criteria for an opioid use disorder in 2017 (2). The economic cost of the U.S. opioid epidemic in 2017 was estim... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The influence of the CoViD-19 pandemic on pediatric firearm injuries [editorial] - Bell TM, Robbins C, Gosain A.
In this issue of Pediatrics, Cohen et al.1 address the epidemic of pediatric firearm injuries through the lens of the COVID-19 pandemic. The authors utilized the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) to identify new gun purchases and the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Trends of acute drug and chemical toxicities in adults and adolescents in Tehran, Iran between 2012 and 2018: a retrospective chart review - Hadeiy SK, Parhizgar P, Hassanian-Moghaddam H, Zamani N, Khoshkar A, Kolahi AA, Amirabadizadeh A, Rezaei O.
Poisoning is among the top three common causes of suicidal deaths in Iran. We aimed to evaluate the epidemiologic trend of poisoning and its mortality rate in the largest tertiary toxicology referral center in Iran between 2012 and 2018. A total of 84,242 ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Epidemiology and cost-analysis of emergency department patients treated following traffic accidents in Iran: a retrospective cross-sectional study - Behzadi A, Shahba M, Etemadi S, Mohamadi B, Karvar M, Jafari Y, Hedayatipour M.
This study was aimed to determine the epidemiological characteristics of patients with RTAs.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Criminal poisoning in Morocco: data from the Morocco Poison Control and Pharmacovigilance Centre (1980-2014) - Boukhorb S, Rhalem N, Hmimou S, Soulaymani A, Mokhtari A, Soulaymani-Bencheikh R, Hmimou R, Hami H.
INTRODUCTION: intentional poisoning is a major public health problem in both developed and developing countries. The purpose of this study is to describe the epidemiological features of criminal intoxication in Morocco. METHOD: we conducted a retro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Epidemiology of prehospital trauma deaths in Malawi: a retrospective cohort study - Mulima G, Purcell LN, Maine R, Bjornstad EC, Charles A.
INTRODUCTION: Trauma is among the leading causes of death and disability in both adults and children worldwide. In Malawi, trauma patients are commonly brought in dead (BID). We aimed to describe the prevalence, sociodemographic, and injury-related charact... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Characteristics of injury in collegiate rodeo - Watts M, Bobo L, Whitehead MT, Dompier TP, Oliver GD.
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to investigate injury occurrence sustained by collegiate rodeo athletes during practice and competition. DESIGN: Descriptive epidemiology. SETTING: Eleven National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association member in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Trends in incidence rate, health care use, and costs due to rib fractures in the Netherlands - Prins JTH, Wijffels MME, Wooldrik SM, Panneman MJM, Verhofstad MHJ, Van Lieshout EMM.
This study aimed to examine population-based trends in the incidence rate, health care consumption, and work absence with associated costs in patients with rib fractures. METHODS: A retrospective nationwide epidemiologic study was performe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Analysis of suicide attempts by exogenous poisoning in the metropolitan region of Goi ânia, from 2012 to 2017 - da Silva SL, Tenório da Costa WV, Rodrigues Moreira M, de Oliveira SV.
We aimed to describe the epidemiological profile of suicide victims of exogenous poisoning in the metropolitan region of Goi ânia and to propose measures and intervention strategies for the issue in question. This is a cross-sectional, descriptive and quan... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Prognostic factors and epidemiology of adult open globe injuries from Western Sydney: a twelve-year review - Ho H, Foo J, Li YC, Bobba S, Go C, Chandra J, Fung AT.
BACKGROUND: To identify prognostic factors determining final visual outcome following open globe injuries. METHODS: Retrospective case series of patients presenting to Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia with open globe injuries from 1st January 2... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Virus Variants Inciting India's Second Surge, Epidemiologists Say Virus Variants Inciting India's Second Surge, Epidemiologists Say
The second surge of COVID in India has swamped hospitals much faster than the first because mutations in the virus mean each patient is infecting many more people than before, epidemiologists say.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - April 16, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Vaccine equity the ‘challenge of our time’, WHO chief declares, as governments call for solidarity, sharing
With the number of new COVID-19 cases nearly doubling over the past two months, approaching the highest infection rate the world has seen during the pandemic, the unequal distribution of vaccines is not only a moral outrage, but economically and epidemiologically self-defeating, the head of the UN health agency told a special ministerial meeting of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) on Friday. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - April 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Biden renews calls for gun reform after Indianapolis shooting
“Gun violence is an epidemic in America. But we should not accept it. We must act," Biden said. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Grandmaternal DDT Exposure Tied to Granddaughter Early Menarche, Obesity
FRIDAY, April 16, 2021 -- Grandmaternal perinatal serum dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) is associated with granddaughter adult obesity and early menarche, according to a study published online April 14 in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers&... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Gens X and Y Show Worrisome Trend of Declining Health
FRIDAY, April 16, 2021 -- Gen X and Gen Y are showing poorer physical health and higher levels of unhealthy behaviors compared with older generations, according to a study published online March 18 in the American Journal of Epidemiology. Hui Zheng,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dust at work can lead to rheumatic diseases
(Aarhus University) If you are exposed to silica (quartz) dust at work - e.g. from working with concrete and granite - you have a greater risk of certain types of rheumatic disease. This is shown by results from Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital, which have just been published in the International Journal of Epidemiology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

England's Covid outbreak is STILL shrinking, official statistics reveal
Professor Tim Spector, an epidemiologist at King's College London, said data suggested Britain was beginning to see 'herd immunity taking effect'. Other stats also pointed to a shrinking outbreak. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dietary Spermidine Boosts Cognition in Insects and Rodents
Mice and flies given the polyamine in their diet have increased brain cell metabolism and cognitive function, and epidemiological data hints at a similar benefit in humans. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - April 15, 2021 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Vaccines not lockdown to thank for rapid drop in cases, top scientist says
Professor Tim Spector, a King's College London epidemiologist who runs the UK's largest Covid symptom tracking study, said the crisis had 'mainly' been squashed by the 'exemplar vaccine' drive. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IHS Awards $16 Million in Grants to Combat the Opioid Epidemic in Indian Country
The Indian Health Service announced their award of $16 million to tribes, tribal organizations, and urban Indian organizations to combat the opioid epidemic as part of the 2021 Community Opioid Intervention Pilot Project. Thirty-five grants were awarded to support innovative approaches and culturally relevant services addressing opioid use disorder in American Indian and Alaska Native communities. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - April 15, 2021 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Epidemic of firearm injury spurs new wave of research
(Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan) Now that federal funding is flowing again for research on firearm injury prevention, some of the few already-funded researchers doing work in this area share new results and look ahead. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 15, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Drug Overdose Deaths Have Surged During the Pandemic, C.D.C. Says
The latest numbers surpass even the yearly tolls during the height of the opioid epidemic and mark a reversal of progress against addiction in recent years. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Abby Goodnough Tags: Drug Abuse and Traffic Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Addiction (Psychology) Buprenorphine (Drug) Opioids and Opiates Deaths (Fatalities) Fentanyl Methamphetamines Hypodermic Needles and Syringes Native Americans Centers for Disease Control a Source Type: news

Vaccine link to serious clotting disorder firms up
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - April 15, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Kupferschmidt, K., Vogel, G. Tags: Epidemiology, European News, Medicine, Diseases In Depth Source Type: news

The dream vaccine
(Source: ScienceNOW)
Source: ScienceNOW - April 15, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Cohen, J. Tags: Epidemiology, Medicine, Diseases Feature Source Type: news

My Family Wants to Visit This Summer. Is Travel Safe Yet?
Welcome to COVID Questions, TIME’s advice column. We’re trying to make living through the pandemic a little easier, with expert-backed answers to your toughest coronavirus-related dilemmas. While we can’t and don’t offer medical advice—those questions should go to your doctor—we hope this column will help you sort through this stressful and confusing time. Got a question? Write to us at covidquestions@time.com. Today, anonymous asks: My family from Florida wants to visit us this summer but have not been vaccinated. My husband and I are fully vaccinated. What should we tell them about vis...
Source: TIME: Health - April 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized COVID Questions COVID-19 Source Type: news

America's STD Rate at Record High Again: CDC
WEDNESDAY, April 14, 2021 -- There's another epidemic sweeping the United States: sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Statistics for 2019 -- the latest data available from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention -- show that STD rates... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 14, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Tunisia: Covid-19 - 64 Fatalities and 1,664 Infections Reported On April 12
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- 64 COVID-19 fatalities were reported on April 12, taking the death toll to 9,396 since the outbreak of the pandemic in the country on March 2020, the Health Ministry said Tuesday evening in its latest report on the epidemiological situation in the country. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - April 14, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The Sleeping Beauties by Suzanne O ’Sullivan review – 21st century health mysteries
Sleeping sickness, strange behaviour and mass hysteria ... a neurologist makes sense of ‘psychosomatic’ illnessIn Sweden in recent years, hundreds of children of refugee families have fallen into coma-like states and not woken up again, sometimes for months or years. Dozens of people in three Nicaraguan communities have had tremors, convulsions, breathing difficulties and hallucinations that make them fight with superhuman strength and run into the jungle. Diplomats in Cuba, experiencing headaches, dizziness, tinnitus and fatigue, became convinced that they were victims of a new and terrifying sonic weapon. Old...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 14, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Katy Guest Tags: Health, mind and body books Culture Psychology Source Type: news

Wastewater surveillance to monitor COVID-19 starts in Osaka Prefecture
(Hokkaido University) On April 15, 2021, Hokkaido University and Shionogi& Co., Ltd. will start to monitor COVID-19 in Osaka Prefecture based on wastewater-based epidemiology (WBE), with the cooperation of the Prefectural Government. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - April 14, 2021 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Drug overdose mortality in Ohio during 1st 7 months of COVID-19 pandemic
(JAMA Network) What The Study Did: Data from the Ohio Department of Health were used to evaluate changes in drug overdose mortality in that state by type of drug and age of the user during the first seven months of the COVID-19 epidemic. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - April 14, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Could the Pandemic Prompt an ‘Epidemic of Loss’ of Women in the Sciences?
Even before the pandemic, many female scientists felt unsupported in their fields. Now, some are hitting a breaking point. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Apoorva Mandavilli Tags: your-feed-science Discrimination Colleges and Universities Women and Girls Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Social Media Race and Ethnicity Research Child Care Tenure Graduate Schools and Students Sexual Harassment #MeToo Movement Nature Source Type: news

Activity, Screen Time, and Mental Health During Childhood Activity, Screen Time, and Mental Health During Childhood
What impact does physical activity and screen time have on self-reported mental health outcomes from childhood through adolescence?American Journal of Epidemiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Internal Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

Everyday Chemicals Are Linked to Declines in Human Fertility Everyday Chemicals Are Linked to Declines in Human Fertility
Chemicals that pervade our modern world are contributing to a decades-long decline in fertility and could pose health risks even into future generations, writes a New York epidemiologist in a new book.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Urology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Urology Headlines - April 12, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Experiences of family violence and parental unavailability in childhood in relation to parental socioeconomic position and psychological problems: a cohort study of young Swedish women 1990-2013 - L öve J, Mehlig K, Källström, Hensing G, Gunnarsdottir H.
BACKGROUND: Despite the high prevalence and severe consequences for health and wellbeing, epidemiological research of neglected emotional needs during childhood is scarce and little is known about its relation to parental socioeconomic position (SEP). This... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A 6-year epidemiological study of mandibular fractures in traumatic patients in north of Iran: review of 463 patients - Farzan R, Farzan A, Farzan A, Karimpour M, Tolouie M.
BACKGROUND: Mandibular fracture is considered the second most common facial fracture worldwide. We aimed to evaluate the epidemiology of mandibular fractures in traumatic patients hospitalized at Velayat Teaching Hospital in Rasht, Iran for 6-year. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 12, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Meningitis epidemics could be forewarned by weather forecasts in sub-Saharan Africa
A pilot is under way to harness forecasts to predict where conditions that fuel cases are likely to developA weather-based surveillance system that could offer advanced warning of outbreaks of meningitis is being piloted across sub-Saharan Africa in a bid to save lives, researchers have revealed.According to the Meningitis Research Foundation, meningitis affectsabout 5 million people around the world each year, one in 10 of whom die, while two in 10 are left with lasting impacts, such as brain damage.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 12, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Meningitis Africa Health World news Meteorology Science Source Type: news

Sub-Saharan meningitis epidemics could be signalled by weather forecasts
Pilot scheme is under way to harness forecasts to predict where conditions that fuel cases are likely to developA weather-based surveillance system that could offer advanced warning of outbreaks of meningitis is being piloted across sub-Saharan Africa in a bid to save lives, researchers have revealed.According to the Meningitis Research Foundation, meningitis affectsabout 5 million people around the world each year, one in 10 of whom die, while two in 10 are left with lasting impacts, such as brain damage.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 12, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Science correspondent Tags: Meningitis Africa Health World news Meteorology Science Source Type: news

Agent-based simulation of pedestrian dynamics for exposure time estimation in epidemic risk assessment - Harweg T, Bachmann D, Weichert F.
PURPOSE: With the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic spreading across the world, protective measures for containing the virus are essential, especially as long as no vaccine or effective treatment is available. One important measure is the so-cal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 10, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Egress, Escape, Evacuation, Crowds Source Type: news

Declining Sperm Count Tied to Chemicals in the Environment Declining Sperm Count Tied to Chemicals in the Environment
Chemicals that pervade our modern world are contributing to a decades-long decline in fertility and could pose health risks even into future generations, writes a New York epidemiologist in a new book.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Urology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Urology Headlines - April 9, 2021 Category: Urology & Nephrology Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Nutrition and Inflammatory Skin Disease- current understanding and future perspectives
This webinar will cover the evidence basis for the role of nutrition in inflammatory skin disease. From epidemiological studies to interventional trials, what is the evidence for and against dietary modifications in the treatment of Acne, Psoriasis and Atopic Eczema. We will also explore our current understanding of the role of the gut microbiome and its contribution to inflammatory skin disease and its potential as a therapeutic target. Tuesday, 4 May, 2021 -12:00 to13:00United Kingdom (Source: The Nutrition Society)
Source: The Nutrition Society - April 9, 2021 Category: Nutrition Authors: Lulu Yacob Source Type: news

7 Questions with Dr. Makasa
By Patricia  Egessa , Senior Communications ManagerApril 09, 2021Dr. Mpundu Makasa is a clinician and public health practitioner who works in the primary health care setting. She has a Master of Public Health and a PhD in Epidemiology. Dr. Makasa is currently enrolled in the University of Zambia’s (UNZA) Family Medicine Residency Program that is supported by Seed Global Health. Later this year, Dr. Makasa will be the first graduate of the program. She will become a faculty member after graduation, reinvesting her newfound skills and experience to teach for the program. Seed Global Health talked to he...
Source: IntraHealth International - April 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: kseaton Tags: COVID-19 World Health Worker Week Gender Equality Health Workforce & Systems Primary Health Care Health Workers Source Type: news

Decennial day to set the agenda for advancing safe healthcare
(Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America) Researchers and healthcare professionals specializing in healthcare epidemiology, infectious diseases, antimicrobial stewardship, and infection prevention will meet online on April 12 for Decennial Day to focus on global solutions for preventing healthcare-associated infections and addressing emerging pathogens and antibiotic resistance in healthcare. The event precedes Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America's Spring 2021 virtual conference. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Biden Takes Initial Steps to Address Gun Violence
With legislation in Congress stalled by Republican opposition, the president ordered a crackdown on “ghost guns” and said the epidemic... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biden announces executive actions to curb gun violence "epidemic"
The president nominated David Chipman, a former special agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, to lead the agency. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exclusive: CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky Unveils Agency Initiative to Address Racism in Health
If the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us anything, it is that health is a commodity bestowed readily on some and denied to so many others. Within months of the COVID-19 virus reaching U.S. shores, it became clear that the disease hit certain groups harder, contributing to more severe illness and higher hospitalization and death rates among Black, Latinx and American Indian/Alaska Native communities, and those of lower socioeconomic status. The reason for that skewed impact doesn’t have so much to do with biology or genetics as it does a myriad of other factors, such as where people live, how clean the air they breathe ...
Source: TIME: Health - April 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Job vacancies in evidence synthesis with Cochrane Infectious Diseases group - Liverpool, UK
Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine ’s Centre for Evidence Synthesis in Global Health has led developments in systematic reviews in tropical medicine and international health. In the 1990s, staff contributed to setting up Cochrane, and established theCochrane Infectious Diseases Group (CIDG). This is now recognised as one of Cochrane ’s premier groups, with over 150 Cochrane reviews and 600 authors, and is well-linked with the World Health Organization.Two job positions are currently being advertised with the Centre (Research Assistant and Clinical Research Associate in evidence synthesis)...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - April 8, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Muriah Umoquit Source Type: news

Examining the alcohol-related consequences of adult drinkers who self-report medicating low mood with alcohol: an analysis of the 2001-2002 National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions survey data - Mc Hugh R, Mc Bride O.
The aim of this paper is to examine the alcohol-related consequences experienced by adults who experienced a two-week period of low mood and identify as a 'self-mediator' compared to those who do not. Our focus is on assessing whether the conceptualization... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news