Medicine and epidemiology require the distinction between curare and sanare - Stronegger W.
What medicine is and what it does, both in its individual form of medical practice and in its collective form as public health and epidemiology, can only be understood if the underlying concept of nature is understood. The essential distinction is that bet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The mental health and well-being effects of wildfire smoke: a scoping review - Eisenman DP, Galway LP.
BACKGROUND: Smoke from wildfires is a growing public health risk due to the enormous amount of smoke-related pollution that is produced and can travel thousands of kilometers from its source. While many studies have documented the physical health harms of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Impact of GNSS outage on mid-air collision risk - Figuet B, Waltert M, Monstein R, Felux M.
Automatic dependent surveillance broadcast technology is transforming aviation by providing air traffic controllers with fast and accurate surveillance capabilities which rely on aircraft broadcasting their position obtained typically through the global na... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Measuring mental models: general aviation pilots' understanding of preflight weather - Kleber J, Thomas R, Domingo C, Blickensderfer B.
This study describes the development of three mental model measures (departu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Methodology for assessing the risk of incidents during passenger road transportation using the functional resonance analysis method - Bazaluk O, Koriashkina L, Cheberiachko S, Deryugin O, Odnovol M, Lozynskyi V, Nesterova O.
Safety of passenger road transportation (PRT) is a global problem considered by scientists. The present study is aimed at PRT safety improvement by developing its advanced model with accident risk minimization. Functional Resonance Analysis Method is used ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Factors affecting interior acceleration sound preference for electric vehicles: a path analysis - Jorella Lazaro M, Kim S, Wilfred Anggang A, Choi M, Hwan Yun M.
Vehicle sound design is gaining attention in the automotive industry, especially for Electric Vehicles (EV). For EVs, acceleration sound is critical for both user experience (UX) and safety. Despite the abundance of UX-related studies investigating the ext... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Genetic profile in genes associated with muscle injuries and injury etiology in professional soccer players - Maestro A, Del Coso J, Aguilar-Navarro M, Gutierrez-Hell ín J, Morencos E, Revuelta G, Ruiz Casares E, Perucho T, Varillas-Delgado D.
Many causes define injuries in professional soccer players. In recent years, the study of genetics in association with injuries has been of great interest. The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between muscle injury-related genes, injur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Hamstring injuries in the National Football League: an epidemiological study - Luxenburg D, Wasserman NA, Geller JS, Perez JR, Burke J, Kaplan LD.
BACKGROUND: While numerous studies have evaluated National Football League injuries, there is limited literature evaluating hamstring injuries sustained in games. Our primary aim is to analyze the effect of player position on the relative incidence of hams... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Human in the loop evaluations of a taxi assistance tool for pilots - Estes S, Helleberg J, Pollack M.
Runway Incursions (RIs) - the improper presence of an aircraft on a runway - have proven difficult to reduce below current levels. RIs are mostly the result of pilot deviations (PDs), and most pilot deviations are made by general aviation (GA) pilots. MITR... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Exploring nonlinear built environment effects on driving with a mixed-methods approach - Tao T, N æss P.
This study applied a mixed-methods a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Feasibility of using depth cameras for evaluating human - exoskeleton interaction - Yoon S, Li-Baboud YS, Virts A, Bostelman R, Shah M.
With the increased use of exoskeletons in a variety of fields such as industry, military, and health care, there is a need for measurement standards to understand the effects of exoskeletons on human motion. Optical tracking systems (OTS) provide high accu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Exploiting spatio-temporal partial separability of large-scale airspaces - Lavandier J, Mongeau M, Chaimatanan S, Delahaye D.
This paper addresses large-scale flight planning via a divide-and-conquer technique that exploits the partial separability feature of the problem. 4D-interaction between flights is used to cluster the flights, and these clusters are then exploited to impro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Implementation of a major trauma team. Analysis of activation and care times in patients admitted to the ICU - Montserrat Ortiz N, Trujillano Cabello J, Badia Castell ó M, Vilanova Corsellas J, Jimenez Jimenez G, Rubio Ruiz J, Pujol Freire A, Morales Hernandez D, Servia Goixart L.
OBJECTIVE: To analyze the factors associated with the activation of the severe trauma care team (STAT) in patients admitted to the ICU, to measure its impact on care times, and to analyze the groups of patients according to activation and level of anatomic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Impact of job demands on police stress response-the roles of basic psychological needs and job autonomy - Chen PF, Wu L.
BACKGROUND: Police officers are a high-stress group with special job characteristics, and the Chinese police management system places particularly high demands on police officers. Whether the influence of job demands on officers' job burnout can be deduced... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The impact of surrounding road objects and conditions on drivers abrupt heart rate changes - Tavakoli A, Heydarian A.
Recent studies have pointed out the importance of mitigating drivers' stress and negative emotions. These studies show that certain road objects such as big vehicles might be associated with higher stress levels based on drivers' subjective stress measures... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news