Widespread decrease of cerebral vimentin-immunoreactive astrocytes in depressed suicides - O'Leary LA, Belliveau C, Davoli MA, Ma JC, Tanti A, Turecki G, Mechawar N.
Post-mortem investigations have implicated cerebral astrocytes immunoreactive (-IR) for glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) in the etiopathology of depression and suicide. However, it remains unclear whether astrocytic subpopulations IR for other astroc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicidal behaviors and suicide risk among Bangladeshi people during the COVID-19 pandemic: an online cross-sectional survey - Rahman ME, Al Zubayer A, Al Mazid Bhuiyan MR, Jobe MC, Ahsan Khan MK.
BACKGROUND: Suicide, a major public health concern, is a leading cause of injury and death worldwide. The present study aims to assess suicidal behaviors and suicide risk among Bangladeshi people during COVID-19. METHODS: A cross-sectional online s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Task control deficit in individuals with non-suicidal self-injury - Lee SJ, Hyun MH.
BACKGROUND: Numerous people in clinical settings who have experienced repeated self-injuries explain their non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) as "habitual" or due to "difficulty avoiding impulses related to NSSI." Previous studies present retrospective report... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Suicide in DSM-5: current evidence for the proposed suicide behavior disorder and other possible improvements - Fehling KB, Selby EA.
Suicide continues to be one of the greatest challenges faced by mental health clinicians and researchers, an issue made worse by increasing trends in the global suicide rate. Suicide behavior disorder (SBD) was introduced in DSM-5 as a disorder for further... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

A survey of health information source use in rural communities identifies complex health literacy barriers - Obaremi OD, Olatokun WM.
BACKGROUND: Access to health information is critical for good health. However, residents of rural communities may face more difficulties in accessing health information than residents in rural areas. Problems may be structural, socio-economic and cultural.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Two hundred and forty-eight cases of visual snow: a review of potential inciting events and contributing comorbidities - Mehta DG, Garza I, Robertson CE.
OBJECTIVE: To review characteristics and outcomes of all cases of visual snow seen at our institution, with attention to possible triggering events or comorbidities. METHODS: This is a retrospective case series of patients seen at our tertiary care... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Can dynamic ride-sharing reduce traffic congestion? - Alisoltani N, Leclercq L, Zargayouna M.
Can dynamic ride-sharing reduce traffic congestion? In this paper we show that the answer is yes if the trip density is high, which is usually the case in large-scale networks but not in medium-scale networks where opportunities for sharing in time and spa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Visual acuity and risk of overall, injury-related, and cardiovascular mortality: the Kangbuk Samsung Health Study - Han SY, Chang Y, Shin H, Choi CY, Ryu S.
AIMS  : The associations of visual impairment (VI) with cardio-metabolic risk factors have been reported but its association with cardiovascular mortality remains uncertain. Therefore, we evaluated the association of visual acuity (VA) with overall, injur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Trends in trauma admissions during the COVID-19 pandemic in Los Angeles County, California - Ghafil C, Matsushima K, Ding L, Henry R, Inaba K.
IMPORTANCE: Describing the changes in trauma volume and injury patterns during the course of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic could help to inform policy development and hospital resource planning. OBJECTIVE: To examine trends in tr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Systematic review of preinjury mental health problems as a vulnerability factor for worse outcome after sport-related concussion - Iverson GL, Williams MW, Gardner AJ, Terry DP.
BACKGROUND: It is difficult to predict who will experience prolonged health problems after sustaining a sport-related concussion. PURPOSE: To synthesize the literature and conduct a gap analysis on the association between preinjury mental health pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Some people just want to watch the world burn: the prevalence, psychology and politics of the 'Need for Chaos' - Arceneaux K, Gravelle TB, Osmundsen M, Petersen MB, Reifler J, Scotto TJ.
People form political attitudes to serve psychological needs. Recent research shows that some individuals have a strong desire to incite chaos when they perceive themselves to be marginalized by society. These individuals tend to see chaos as a way to inve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Staring at the sun during wildfire season: knowledge, uncertainty, and front-line resistance in disaster preparation - Cordner A.
As climate change increases the frequency and severity of disasters, and population and social changes raise the public's vulnerability to disaster events, societies face additional risk of multiple disaster events or other hazards occurring simultaneously... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Consensus on tasks to be included in a return to work assessment for a UK firefighter following an injury: an online Delphi study - Noll L, Mallows A, Moran J.
OBJECTIVE: The aim was to provide a consensus tasks needed to be included in a return to work assessment for operational firefighters. METHODS: A two round online Delphi study was conducted with twenty-four participants including firefighters, serv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Beirut explosion 2020: a case study for a large-scale urban blast simulation - Valsamos G, Larcher M, Casadei F.
In the face of continued global urbanization, cities are challenged to satisfy increasing standards in terms of quality of life, environmental conditions, safety, security, health, economic growth and mobility. The concept of "smart cities" aims at utilisi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

To what extent does illicit drug use predispose to facial injury? An institutional investigation for an emergent problem - Febbo A, Hoffman GR.
STUDY DESIGN: There are potential substantive linkages between illicit drug use and the occurrence of injury. OBJECTIVE: The purpose of our study was to determine the prevalence, class of illicit drugs abused, and demographics in relation to a coho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Trends in Jewish young adult experiences and perceptions of antisemitism in America from 2017 to 2019 - Wright G, Volodarsky S, Hecht S, Saxe L.
Since 2016, a series of horrific acts motivated by antisemitism appear to have caused a fundamental shift in the prevalence of antisemitism in the United States. Little is known, however, about how the events during this time have affected the day-to-day e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Sports injury and illness incidence among South Korean elite athletes in the 2018 Asian Games: a single-physician prospective study of 782 athletes - Lhee SH, Jain R, Madathur Sadasivam M, Kim S, Bae M, Yu J, Lee DY.
OBJECTIVE: The increasing incidence of sports injury among athletes calls for systemic surveillance of injuries and illnesses in this field to develop preventive measures. The patterns of injuries and illnesses that occurred among Korean athletes during th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Validation of the minimum data set items on falls and injury in two long-stay facilities - Mintz J, Lee A, Gold M, Hecker EJ, Col ón-Emeric C, Berry SD.
Falls are common among nursing home (NH) residents with 4% to 11% of falls resulting in fracture or other serious injury.1, 2 Injurious falls have a higher incidence and mortality in NH residents than falls among community dwellers.1, 3, 4 Therefore, it is... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

A systematic review and meta-analysis on cognitive frailty in community-dwelling older adults: risk and associated factors - Vatanabe IP, Pedroso RV, Teles RHG, Ribeiro JC, Manzine PR, Pott-Junior H, Cominetti MR.
OBJECTIVES: To identify which factors are associated with cognitive frailty (CF), as well as the impact of CF on the incidence of dementia and mortality. METHODS: A systematic review with meta-analysis was carried out using papers that enrolled a t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The bidirectional relationships between peer victimization and internalizing problems in school-aged children: an updated systematic review and meta-analysis - Christina S, Magson NR, Kakar V, Rapee RM.
The current research examined the bidirectional effects between internalizing problems and peer victimization within a meta-analytic framework. The study also investigated several potential moderators of these effects which have not been examined previousl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Strong hearts, open minds: cardiovascular challenge predicts non-defensive responses to ingroup-perpetrated violence - McLamore Q, Leidner B, Park J, Hirschberger G, Li M, Reinhard D, Beals K.
Reminders of ingroup-perpetrated violence represent a psychological stressor that some people respond to defensively (e.g., justifying the violence), while others react non-defensively (e.g., accepting collective responsibility). To explain these divergent... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Suicide as an indicator of the public mental health in Ukraine (including period of COVID-19 - Batyrgareieva VS, Kalinina AV, Babenko AM.
This article aims to analyze the rates of suicide as an indicator of public mental health, to consider the suicidal map of the territory of Ukraine (including to check the manifestation of such a territorial characteristic as the Albani... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Use of shared automated vehicles for first-mile last-mile service: micro-simulation of rail-transit connections in Austin, Texas - Huang Y, Kockelman KM, Garikapati V, Zhu L, Young S.
Shared fleets of fully automated vehicles (SAVs) coupled with real-time ride-sharing to and from transit stations are of interest to cities and nations in delivering more sustainable transportation systems. By providing first-mile last-mile (FMLM) connecti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The bumpy road to achieve reliability of clinical profile characteristics in psychosis and related disorders - Berendsen S, van Tricht MJ, Tedja A, Burger TJ, de Koning MB, de Haan L.
OBJECTIVES: Profile characteristics are factors that are relevant for diagnosis, prognosis or treatment. The present study aims to develop a set of clinically relevant profile characteristics. Moreover, our goal is to determine the inter-rater reliability ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Day-to-day dynamics with advanced traveler information - Ye H, Xiao F, Yang H.
This paper studies how the advanced traveler information affects the stability of the day-to-day flow evolution of a transportation system. Two scenarios are investigated regarding the types of information provided, where one type is the historical travel ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Using wi-fi signals from mobile devices to determine characteristics of pedestrian behavior in public spaces - Šimara E, Kilnarová P, Palacký J, Vašut R.
This paper presents an investigation into automated data collection, applied to pedestrians in public spaces. Three case studies conducted in Brno, Czech Republic, a typical, medium-sized city in Central Europe, were used to determine the accuracy of the p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

Quantifying economic benefits from free-floating bike-sharing systems: a trip-level inference approach and city-scale analysis - Gao K, Yang Y, Li A, Li J, Yu B.
This study proposes an innovative trip-level infere... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

Macroscopic model of multidirectional pedestrian network flows - Moustaid E, Fl ötteröd G.
This article describes a macroscopic model of pedestrian flows through networks composed of bidirectional corridors that are connected by multidirectional intersections. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Pedestrians and Bicycles Source Type: news

Research trends in occupational health and social responsibility: a bibliometric analysis - Bautista-Bernal I, Quintana-Garc ía C, Marchante-Lara M.
Occupational Health& Safety (OHS) and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) are domains of research characterised by a great complexity due to their interdisciplinary nature. Although the interest in Occupational Health& Safety issues in the context of C... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Characteristics of forklift accidents in Korean industrial sites - Kim KW.
This study analyzed the characteristics of forklift acciden... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Assessment of blood biomarker profile after acute concussion during combative training among US military cadets: a prospective study from the NCAA and US Department of Defense CARE Consortium - Giza CC, McCrea M, Huber D, Cameron KL, Houston MN, Jackson JC, McGinty G, Pasquina P, Broglio SP, Brooks A, Difiori J, Duma S, Harezlak J, Goldman J, Guskiewicz K, McAllister TW, McArthur D, Meier TB, Mihalik JP, Nelson LD, Rowson S, Gill J, Foroud T, Katz B, Saykin A, Campbell DE, Svoboda S.
IMPORTANCE: Validation of protein biomarkers for concussion diagnosis and management in military combative training is important, as these injuries occur outside of traditional health care settings and are generally difficult to diagnose. OBJECTIVE... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Severity analysis of wildlife-vehicle crashes using generalized structural equation modeling - Gharraie I, Sacchi E.
Each year, thousands of wildlife-vehicle crashes (WVCs) occur in North America with negative effects on wildlife welfare, human health, and the economy. Although previous studies have investigated factors related to WVC frequency, limited research has been... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Non-Human Animals and Insects Source Type: news

Suicide in the context of COVID-19 diagnosis in India: insights and implications from online print media reports - Sripad MN, Pantoji M, Gowda GS, Ganjekar S, Reddi VSK, Math SB.
BACKGROUND: Suicide reports during the COVID pandemic is an increasing cause for concern. However, there is a limited understanding of suicide among individuals with positive/suspected COVID diagnosis specifically. Hence, this study, using online newspaper... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Social danger of domestic violence and the need for rehabilitation of its victims - Volodina O, Haltsova VV, Kharytonov SO.
OBJECTIVE: The aim: To investigate the social danger of domestic violence, find out its principal manifestations, consequences, and impact on women and minors' health. Based on the acquired knowledge, to suggest ways to overcome this problem, which will mi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The association between repealing the 48-hour mandatory waiting period on handgun purchases and suicide rates in Wisconsin - Dunton ZR, Kohlbeck SA, Lasarev MR, Vear CR, Hargarten SW.
IMPORTANCE: Suicide is a significant public health burden in the United States. There is little understanding how policies regarding gun purchasing affects suicide rates. Wisconsin state legislature rescinded a 48-hour waiting period for handgun purchases,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Associations between state intimate partner violence-related firearm policies and injuries among women and men who experience intimate partner violence - Willie TC, Kershaw T, Perler R, Caplon A, Katague M, Sullivan TP.
BACKGROUND: Comprehensive state firearm policies related to intimate partner violence (IPV) may have a significant public health impact on non-lethal IPV-related injuries. Research indicates that more restrictive firearm policies may reduce risk for intima... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

The burden of injuries in Mexico: secondary data analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study, 1990 to 2019 - D ávila-Cervantes CA, Pardo-Montaño AM.
IMPORTANCE: Injuries have been a major cause of premature mortality and short-term and long-term disability in Mexico. OBJECTIVE: To report the findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2019 study on injuries in Mexico at a national and subnationa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Falls Source Type: news

A novel approach for slip resistance evaluation of winter footwear based on probability of slipping and cost analysis - Huynh N, Fernie G, Dutta T, Roshan Fekr A.
This paper proposes a slip-prediction model to estimate the probability of footwear slipping on ice. The mode is based on slips that are induced when human  subjects are challenged by walking in a test chamber with full control over environmental condition... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Systematic evaluation of a multi-lane green-driving algorithm in a mixed connected environment - Yang H, Oguchi K.
Vehicles traveling under oscillated traffic have low energy efficiency and high air pollutant emissions. Green driving with the help of connected vehicles (CVs) attracts a lot of research effort to improve vehicle energy efficiency. However, it is very cha... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Safety performance of rural offset-T intersections - Ingle A, Gates TJ.
Offset-T intersections represent a special geometric configuration where two three-leg intersections adjoin the major road from opposite directions within a short separation distance. The prevalence of offset-T intersections in rural areas coupled with the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Online predictive connected and automated eco-driving on signalized arterials considering traffic control devices and road geometry constraints under uncertain traffic conditions - Zhao S, Zhang K.
For energy-efficient Connected and Automated Vehicle (CAV) Eco-driving control on signalized arterials under uncertain traffic conditions, this paper explicitly considers traffic control devices (e.g., road markings, traffic signs, and traffic signals) and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Multiclass dynamic system optimum solution for mixed traffic of human-driven and automated vehicles considering physical queues - Ngoduy D, Hoang NH, Vu HL, Watling D.
Dynamic traffic assignment (DTA) is an important method in the long term transportation planning and management processes. However, in most existing system optimum dynamic traffic assignment (SO-DTA), no side constraints are used to describe the dynamic li... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Mathematical formulations for the bimodal bus-pedestrian social welfare network design problem - De-Los-Santos A, Canca D, Barrena E.
We face the problem of designing a bus transit network, locating the most convenient bus stops and defining the set of bus lines without considering an a priori set of candidate lines. In order to model the problem, we consider a bimodal network composed o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Influence of lane width on bus crashes - Dai B, Hudson JG, Ettelman B, Park ES.
Motor vehicle lane width is often reduced to accommodate non-motorized transportation and increase safety for all road users--in many cases from the conventional width of 12  ft to as narrow as 9-10 ft. Although it has not been a significant issue for p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Contrasting the recommendations of participatory value evaluation and cost-benefit analysis in the context of urban mobility investments - Mouter N, Koster P, Dekker T.
Participatory Value Evaluation (PVE) is a new method to assess the desirability of government projects. In a PVE, individuals select their preferred portfolio of government projects given a constrained public budget. Individuals' preferences for (the impac... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Using virtual reality to study pedestrian exit choice behaviour during evacuations - Feng Y, Duives DC, Hoogendoorn SP.
Exit choice is vital to pedestrians' survival during evacuations. This paper presents the results of a VR experiment and a field experiment to study pedestrian exit choice behaviour during evacuations. Primarily, we compared pedestrian exit choice behaviou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Egress, Escape, Evacuation, Crowds Source Type: news

Passengers' safety awareness and perception of wayfinding tools in a Ro-Ro passenger ship during an emergency evacuation - Wang X, Liu Z, Wang J, Loughney S, Zhao Z, Cao L.
Wayfinding tools are important parts of the emergency evacuation identification system, which can improve passengers' understanding of the evacuation process, and guide people to evacuate quickly. However, there are few systematic studies on passengers' sa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Egress, Escape, Evacuation, Crowds Source Type: news

Dynamic evacuation optimization model based on conflict-eliminating cell transmission and split delivery vehicle routing - Zeng M, Wang M, Chen Y, Yang Z.
This paper studies dynamic evacuation optimization in the context of a new cell transmission with the split delivery vehicle routing problem (SDVRP) of multiple modes of buses and cars. A bi-directional multilane conflict-eliminating cell transmission mode... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Egress, Escape, Evacuation, Crowds Source Type: news

The role of gender and temporal instability in driver-injury severities in crashes caused by speeds too fast for conditions - Islam M, Mannering F.
The effect of inappropriate speed adjustment to adverse conditions on crash-injury severities, and how this effect might vary across male and female drivers, and over time, is not well understood. To study this, single-vehicle crashes occurring in rainy we... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The burden of injury in field hockey: a secondary analysis of prospective cohort data - Rees H, McCarthy Persson U, Delahunt E, Boreham C, Blake C.
Most studies report injuries based upon their incidence rate, or the number of injuries which occur in a sport per unit of time. While this is recommended across numerous consensus statements on reporting injury data in sport, it may be of benefit to consi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news