Epidemiology of dog-related injuries within New Zealand - Duncan-Sutherland N, Moaveni Z, Exeter DJ, Colbert J, Kool B.
AIM: To describe the epidemiology of DRIs in New Zealand. METHODS: A review of Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC) new claims for DRIs that required medical attention, and publicly funded hospital discharges identified from the National Minimum... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Epidemiology of major trauma in New Zealand: a systematic review - Montoya L, Kool B, Dicker B, Davie G.
AIM: To describe the incidence and characteristics of major trauma in New Zealand. METHODS: A systematic review based on a MEDLINE search strategy was performed using the databases PubMed, EMBASE, CINAHL and Scopus. Search terms included: "Wounds a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Challenging the culture of emergency department violence and aggression - Richardson SK, Grainger PC, Joyce LR.
AIMS: To examine reported levels of violence and aggression within a tertiary level emergency department in New Zealand, and to compare incident reporting within a dedicated yearly audit period to standard organisational reporting procedures. METHO... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An audit of dog-related injury notification practices in a New Zealand public hospital - Duncan-Sutherland N, Cunningham C, Cooper S, Boys S.
This study aimed to investigate the rate of notification by health professionals to an appropriate authority, for all DRIs that presented during the 2018/19 year to a New Zealand public hospital, and to describe the incidence and characteristics of th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The shape of the New Zealand child injury prevention workforce - Kool B, Umali E, Hunt M, Wilson M.
OBJECTIVE: To describe the characteristics of the New Zealand child injury prevention workforce and the organisations they represent. METHODS: Representatives of organisations on the Safekids Aotearoa database were invited to complete an online sur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Watch: Trent Boult On Fire, Knocks Stump After Stump On Day 2 Of England vs New Zealand 3rd Test
England vs New Zealand: Trent Boult was on top of his game as New Zealand rattled England's top-order on Day 2 of the ongoing third Test at Headingley #newzealand #headingley #newzealand3rdtest #day2 #trentboult #trentboultonfire (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

World leaders condemn US abortion ruling as ‘backwards step’
Leaders of UK, Canada, France and New Zealand denounce the overruling of Roe v Wade as WHO chief calls its ‘disappointing’ #newzealand #worldleaders (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - June 25, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Planning for cycling in local government: insights from national surveys in Australia and New Zealand - Babb C, McLeod S, Noone C.
Despite a broad consensus that cycling can address a range of transportation issues, many countries have struggled to institute measures to increase cycling participation. Even for cities that have achieved marked progress, there remains a gap in making cy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Brain Tumor Foundation to offer free MRI scans with Hyperfine scanner
The Brain Tumor Foundation is offering free brain MRI scans June 22-24 at ...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hyperfine's Swoop now available in Australia, New Zealand 'Scan-a-van' brings MRI to the masses Hyperfine swoops into Canadian market Hyperfine partners with Raising Malawi charity FDA OKs Hyperfine's image reconstruction software (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 21, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

RANZCR, ADIA create Radiology Referral Set
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR) and th...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RANZCR releases AI practice standards for radiology RANZCR appoints interim CEO RANZCR issues final version of ethical AI guidelines RANZCR praises government pledge to support MRI access RANZCR proposes ethical guidelines for AI (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 20, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Price hikes, crime fad or political football? What caused a spike in store robberies for cigarettes in New Zealand: analysis of news reports (2009-2018) - Glover M, Shepherd R, Selket K, Paramanathen SK.
This study aims to explore the validity of that claim by ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

The Truth About Fasting and Type 2 Diabetes
Most fad diets don’t live up to the hype, let alone serious scientific scrutiny. But intermittent fasting seems to be an exception. These plans involve going without caloric foods or drinks for an extended period of time—anywhere from 16 hours to several days—and they have become increasingly popular. Research has also found them to be effective for weight loss. Doctors often advise people with Type 2 diabetes to lose weight, which can have beneficial effects on blood glucose and insulin sensitivity, as well as on the progression of the disease. For this and other reasons, experts are actively looking at ...
Source: TIME: Health - June 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized Diet & Nutrition freelance healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Hyperfine's Swoop now available in Australia, New Zealand
Portable MRI developer Hyperfine has secured medical device registration fo...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hyperfine swoops into Canadian market Hyperfine partners with Raising Malawi charity FDA OKs Hyperfine's image reconstruction software Hyperfine appoints new CCO Hyperfine forms medical advisory board (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 15, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Sexual homicide in Australia and New Zealand: a description of offenders, offences and victims - Eichinger M, Darjee R.
The field of sexual homicide research is relatively recent, with many existing studies limited by small sample sizes and sampling bias. In Australia and New Zealand specifically, only one study to date addresses this phenomenon but there is a lack of compr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The experiences of young witnesses and caregivers in Aotearoa New Zealand's Sexual Violence Pilot Courts - Randell I, Seymour F, McCann C, Blackwell S.
New Zealand's Sexual Violence Courts Pilot was established in late 2016, intended in part, to reduce the stress experienced by complainants. Young witnesses who testified in the specialist courts and their caregivers were interviewed about their experience... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 15, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news