Unemployment and suicide in Italy: evidence of a long-run association mitigated by public unemployment spending - Mattei G, Pistoresi B.
From the mid-1990s on, the suicide rate in Italy declined steadily, then apparently rose again after the onset of the Great Recession, along with a sharp increase in unemployment. The aim of this study is to test the association between the suicide rate an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicide mortality among people accessing highly active antiretroviral therapy for HIV/AIDS in British Columbia: a retrospective analysis [CORRECTION] -
An error occurred in an article published Apr. 8, 2015. The rate of death from suicide in 2010 was incorrectly reported as 2.81 deaths per 100 000 person-years. The 2010 rate should have been reported as 28 deaths per 100 000 person-years. The error app... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Social factors and Australian farmer suicide: a qualitative study - Perceval M, Ross V, Kolves K, Reddy P, De Leo D.
This study aims to identify and better understand the complex interplay of ris... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Rural and Agricultural Issues Source Type: news

Using smart socks to detect step-count at slow walking speeds in healthy adults - Balmain BN, Tuttle N, Bailey J, Cheng K, Duryea M, Houlihan J, Wotherspoon J, Morris N.
We examined the accuracy of Smart Socks - a device that measures foot pressure during gait for detecting step-count across various walking speeds. Thirty-six participants (17 men; 19 women) wore Smart Socks (Sock), a pedometer (Pedometer), and a smartphone... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news

The use of victim video statements in family violence cases increases the rate of early guilty pleas - Walton D, Brooks R, Li J.
A natural experiment is used to determine the effect of victim video statements (VVS) on the rate of early guilty pleas in cases of domestic violence. Participants were part of a trial conducted in 2017-2018 by New Zealand Police, in Counties Manukau Distr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Prostitute homicides: a 37-year exploratory study of the offender, victim, and offense characteristics - Chan HCO, Beauregard E.
Research demonstrates that prostitutes are at heightened risk of fatal victimization. Besides, prostitute homicides are known to be notoriously difficult to investigate; and hence, little is known about this underresearched offender and vulnerable victim p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Undocumented adult migrants in Sweden: mental health and associated factors - Andersson LMC, Hjern A, Ascher H.
BACKGROUND: Undocumented migrants (UMs) in Europe constitute a heterogeneous group. They are typically in a vulnerable and marginalised situation, since most of them have exhausted their options for gaining asylum and protection from war and persecution, m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Streamlining pre- and intra-hospital care for patients with severe trauma: a white paper from the European Critical Care Foundation - Longrois D, Maegele M, Bersini H, Crooks G, Hubloue I, Now é A, Rimensberger PC, Sabbe M, Tilsed J, Vandemeulebroucke J, Verhelst W, Vincent JL.
PURPOSE: Major trauma remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the developed and developing world. In 2013, nearly 5  million people worldwide died from their injuries, and almost 1 billion individuals sustained injuries that warranted so... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Road traffic injuries in Uganda: pre-hospital care time intervals from crash scene to hospital and related factors by the Uganda Police - Bayiga Zziwa E, Muhumuza C, Muni KM, Atuyambe L, Bachani AM, Kobusingye OC.
A cross-sectional survey was conducted to collect primary data prospectively on pre-hospital care time intervals of Road Traffic Crash (RTC) victims that had been rescued by the Uganda police and to determine what factors were related to those intervals. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Speed and reaction behavior in different highway landscapes: a driving simulator study - Zheng H, Qin Y, Guo F, Xiong J, Xu B, Chen Y.
This study aimed to unders... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Traumatic stress within disaster-exposed occupations: overview of the literature and suggestions for the management of traumatic stress in the workplace - Brooks SK, Rubin GJ, Greenberg N.
BACKGROUND: Many people who experience a disaster will do so as part of an occupational group, either by chance or due to the nature of their role. SOURCES OF DATA: This review is based on literature published in scientific journals. AREAS OF AGREEMENT: Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Validating and shortening the environmental assessment of public recreation spaces observational measure - Geremia CM, Cain KL, Conway TL, Sallis JF, Saelens BE.
BACKGROUND: Assessment of park characteristics that may support physical activity (PA) can guide the design of more activity-supportive parks. Direct-observation measures are seldom used due to time and resource restraints. METHODS: The authors dev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

Wildfires and the role of their drivers are changing over time in a large rural area of west-central Spain - Viedma O, Urbieta IR, Moreno JM.
During the last decades, wildfires have been changing in many areas across the world, due to changes in climate, landscapes and socioeconomic drivers. However, how the role of these drivers changed over time has been little explored. Here, we assessed, in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Sudden death in patients with serious mental illness - Monasterio E, McKean A, Sinhalage V, Frampton C, Mulder R.
AIM: Sudden death is used to define a death under suspicious circumstances, where there is no clear indication of existing medical illness (natural cause) that accounts for the death or clear indication for the cause of death. This includes all deaths from... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Videos look faster as children grow up: sense of speed and impulsivity throughout primary school - Zuliani E, Caputi M, Scaini S, de'Sperati C.
Previous research has documented systematic biases when adult observers judge the original speed of real-life video clips. What does the unfolding of events in videos-an increasingly pervasive "substitute reality"-look like as children grow up? The current... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Yoga to prevent mobility limitations in older adults: feasibility of a randomized controlled trial - Groessl EJ, Maiya M, Schmalzl L, Wing D, Jeste DV.
BACKGROUND: The loss of mobility during aging impacts independence and leads to further disability, morbidity, and reduced life expectancy. Our objective was to examine the feasibility and safety of conducting a randomized controlled trial of yoga for olde... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Predictors of polypharmacy among elderly Thais with depressive and anxiety disorders: findings from the DAS study - Wongpakaran N, Wongpakaran T, Sirirak T, Jenraumjit R, Jiraniramai S, Lerttrakarnnon P.
BACKGROUND: Polypharmacy is a geriatric syndrome defined variously as the use of potentially inappropriate drugs and/or the concurrent use of multiple medications including prescription and over-the-counter drugs. An association has been shown between poly... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Why are young people drinking less than earlier? Identifying and specifying social mechanisms with a pragmatist approach - T örrönen J, Roumeliotis F, Samuelsson E, Kraus L, Room R.
Recent surveys have found a strong decrease in alcohol consumption among young people and this trend has been identified in European countries, Australia and North America. Previous research suggests that the decline in alcohol consumption may be explained... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Rates of neglect in a national sample: child and family characteristics and psychological impact - Vanderminden J, Hamby S, David-Ferdon C, Kacha-Ochana A, Merrick M, Simon TR, Finkelhor D, Turner H.
This study provides national estimates of neglect subtypes, demographic variations in exposure to ne... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Predicting latent classes of drug use among adolescents through parental alcohol use and parental style: a longitudinal study - Valente JY, Cogo-Moreira H, Sanchez ZM.
PURPOSE: The present study examined the roles of parental alcohol use and parental style as predictors of adolescent patterns of drug use. METHODS: 6391 students in the 7th and 8th grades at 72 Brazilian public schools participated in a three-wave ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A systematic review of the risk factors for suicidal ideation, suicidal attempt and completed suicide among children and adolescents in sub-Saharan Africa between 1986 and 2018: protocol for a systematic review of observational studies - Rukundo GZ, Kemigisha E, Ocan M, Adriko W, Akena DH.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is one of the leading causes of death among children and adolescents. Most studies about the burden and risk factors for suicide have been conducted in high-income countries. However, there is a dearth in the literature about the burden... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A prospective, longitudinal cohort study: the impact of child maltreatment on delinquency among South Korean youth in middle and high school - Cho M.
This study investigated the impact of m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Overlapping intimate partner violence and sex trading among high-risk women: implications for practice - Jiwatram-Negr ón T, El-Bassel N.
Despite research indicating higher than average rates of intimate partner violence (IPV) across groups of vulnerable women, less is known about the prevalence and types of IPV experienced by women who trade sex for money, drugs, shelter or food, a high ris... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

The gaze stabilization test following concussion - Dunlap PM, Mucha A, Smithnosky D, Whitney SL, Furman JM, Collins MW, Kontos AP, Sparto PJ.
BACKGROUND: Concussion can cause vestibular dysfunction and oculomotor abnormalities which can lead to dizziness and protracted recovery time. There are few clinically useful, functional measures of the vestibulo-ocular reflex (VOR) post-concussion. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: TBI Source Type: news

Future orientation, depression, suicidality, and interpersonal needs in primary care outpatients - Chang OD, Batra MM, Premkumar V, Chang EC, Hirsch JK.
Based on past research findings with college students, we tested whether perceived burdensomeness and thwarted belongingness represent important mediators of the association between future orientation and suicide risk (namely, depression and suicidality) i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Corrigendum to "Functions of nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI): Cross-sectional associations with NSSI duration and longitudinal changes over time and following treatment" [Psychiatry Res. 241 (2016) 83-90] - Victor SE, Styer D, Washburn JJ.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The impact of strengthening mental health services to prevent suicidal behaviour - Atkinson JA, Page A, Heffernan M, McDonnell G, Prodan A, Campos B, Meadows G, Hickie IB.
OBJECTIVE:: Successive suicide prevention frameworks and action plans in Australia and internationally have called for improvements to mental health services and enhancement of workforce capacity. However, there is debate regarding the priorities for resou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Associative stigma experienced by mental health professionals in China and the United States - Lin X, Rosenheck R, Sun B, Xie G, Zhong G, Tan C, Li Z, Yu M, He H.
PURPOSE: "Associative stigma" is the negative stereotyping of mental health service providers who treat people with serious mental illness. The Clinician Associative Stigma Scale (CASS) has been validated in a US sample but not in other nations, e.g., in C... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

No place for 'trial by media' in bullying allegations - Collord G, Nangalia J, Moore L.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

More or less diverse: an assessment of the effect of attention to media salient company types on media agenda diversity in dutch newspaper coverage between 2007 and 2013 - Jonkman JG, Trilling D, Verhoeven P, Vliegenthart R.
This study on news coverage of highly visible company types in a Dutch daily quality newspaper (NRC Handelsblad; N  = 14,363), during the economic crisis (2007-2013), shows that attention to banks (and to a lesser extent also to the automobile an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Distinguishing experts from novices by the Mind's Hand and Mind's Eye - Lindstedt JK, Gray WD.
Tetris is a complex task notable for the increasingly substantial demands it makes on perception, decision-making, and action as the game is played. To investigate these issues, we collected data on 39 features of Tetris play for each Tetris zoid (piece), ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Passenger head kinematics in abrupt braking and lane change events - Reed MP, Ebert SM, Jones MLH, Daniel Park BK, Hallman JJ, Sherony R.
OBJECTIVE: A test track study was conducted to quantify patterns of adult front seat passenger head motion during abrupt vehicle maneuvers. METHOD: Eighty-seven men and women with a wide range of body sizes and ages participated in data collection ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Intelligent wearable occupational health safety assurance system of power operation - Xie X, Chang Z.
To improve the capacity of emergency control over on-site operation risk and effectively guarantee safety of operators in a complicated environment, a wearable safety assurance system framework for power operation is proposed. The framework centres on a we... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Field effectiveness evaluation of advanced driver assistance systems - Spicer R, Vahabaghaie A, Bahouth G, Drees L, Martinez von B ülow R, Baur P.
OBJECTIVE: Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) are a class of vehicle technologies designed to increase safety by providing drivers with timely warnings and autonomously intervening to avoid hazardous situations. Though laboratory testing suggests th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Evaluation of Hybrid III and THOR-M neck kinetics and injury risk under various restraint conditions during full-scale frontal sled tests - Albert DL, Beeman SM, Kemper AR.
The objective of this research was to compare the kinetics and predicted injury risks of the Hybrid III (HIII) and Test device for Human Occupant Restraint (THOR)-M necks during full-scale frontal sled tests under 3 safety restraint conditions: ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Bike lane obstructions in Manhattan, New York City: implications for bicyclist safety - Basch CH, Ethan D, Basch CE.
Over the past 5  years, the number of regular cyclists in New York City (NYC) increased by ~ 140,000 to over 800,000 regular riders. Aiming to promote safe cycling, NYC has developed over 1000 miles of planned commuting and recreational bike paths across... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

The ability of the ICD-AIS map to identify seriously injured patients in road traffic accidents-a study from Finland - Airaksinen N, Nurmi-L üthje I, Kröger H, Lüthje P.
OBJECTIVE: In Finland, the severity of road traffic injuries is determined using the International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision, Finnish Modification (ICD-10-FM) injury codes from Finnish Hospital Discharge data and the automatic conversion to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Outcomes and return to sport after pectoralis major tendon repair: a systematic review - Yu J, Zhang C, Horner N, Ayeni OR, Leroux T, Alolabi B, Khan M.
CONTEXT:: Pectoralis major tendon ruptures are becoming increasingly common due to the growing prevalence of active lifestyles. Studies investigating the efficacy of pectoralis major tendon repair have limited sample sizes and offer mixed results, while ex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Nationwide risk factors for hospital readmission for subsequent injury after motor vehicle crashes - Parreco J, Eidelson SA, Revell S, Zakrison TL, Schulman CI, Rattan R.
OBJECTIVE: Some drivers involved in motor vehicle crashes across the United States may be identified as at risk of subsequent injury by a similar mechanism. The purpose of this study was to perform a national review of the risk factors for hospitalization ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Military-related risk factors in female veterans and risk of dementia - Yaffe K, Lwi SJ, Hoang TD, Xia F, Barnes DE, Maguen S, Peltz CB.
OBJECTIVE: To determine whether diagnoses of traumatic brain injury (TBI), posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and depression, alone or in combination, increase dementia risk among older female veterans. METHODS: This cohort study included data f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mental health, violence and psychological coercion among female and male trafficking survivors in the greater Mekong sub-region: a cross-sectional study - Iglesias-Rios L, Harlow SD, Burgard SA, Kiss L, Zimmerman C.
BACKGROUND: Human trafficking is a pervasive global crime with important public health implications that entail fundamental human rights violations in the form of severe exploitation, violence and coercion. Sex-specific associations between types of violen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Identifying clinical complexity in patients affected by severe acquired brain injury in neurorehabilitation: a cross sectional survey - Scarponi F, Zampolini M, Zucchella C, Bargellesi S, Fassio C, Pistoia F, Bartolo M.
BACKGROUND: Literature shows that occurrence of comorbidities in people with severe acquired brain injury (sABI) is a common problem in rehabilitation stay. Consequently, patients could require an increase of interventions for diagnosis and treatment of cl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Helping or heightening vulnerability? Midwives as arbiters of risk for women experiencing self-directed violence in urban Sri Lanka - Palfreyman A.
The response of midwives to women engaging in self-directed violence (SDV) may affect women's care and outcomes. The author explored midwives' understanding of SDV through semi-structured focus groups and in-depth interviews with 11 Public Health Midwives ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Development of injury risk models to guide CT evaluation in the emergency department after motor vehicle collisions - Hartka T, Glass G, Kao C, McMurry T.
OBJECTIVE: The clinical evaluation of motor vehicle collision (MVC) victims is challenging and commonly relies on computed tomography (CT) to detect internal injuries. CT scans are financially expensive and each scan exposes the patient to additional ioniz... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association between conventional bicycle helmet use and facial injuries after bicycle crashes - Benjamin T, Hills NK, Knott PD, Murr AH, Seth R.
IMPORTANCE: Bicycling is an increasingly common activity in the United States that is often associated with fall injuries to the head and face. Although helmets lessen head injury, their role in reducing facial injuries is less clear; therefore, it is impo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Microscopic evaluation of traffic safety at signal coordinated intersections: a before-after study - Zhang G, Fan W, Meng T, Jiang X, Chen G.
OBJECTIVE: This research aims to evaluate the safety impacts of signal coordination on signalized intersections and provide a scientific basis to design and improve signal control and management from a traffic safety perspective. METHODS: A kernel ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Beneficial roles of social support for mental health vary in the Japanese population depending on disaster experience: a nationwide cross-sectional study - Ozaki A, Horiuchi S, Kobayashi Y, Inoue M, Aida J, Leppold C, Yamaoka K.
The purpose of the present study was to assess the effects of social capital on mental health among the Japanese population with or without natural disaster experience. A nationwide cross-sectional study was performed in the population aged 15 to 79 years ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Evolution of the Abbreviated Injury Scale: 1990-2015 - Loftis KL, Price J, Gillich PJ.
OBJECTIVE: Although the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) was initially developed in the mid-1960s for tracking injury in automotive and aircraft crashes, it has grown to become an internationally recognized scoring system for a variety of traumatic injuries.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Doctors need to speak up more - McLaren JR, Masiakos PT.
On a day that marked the start of a new academic year for hospitals around the country, an editorial1 published by a fellow physician sparked a lively public debate. Titled “Doctors Need to Shut Up More,” the article was received by some as sage adv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Call to participate in the international study of traumatic brain injury results (Global Neurotrauma Outcomes Study) - Panero P érez I, Castaño León AM, Gandía González ML, Kolias A.
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) accounts for a significant amount of death and disability worldwide and the majority of this burden affects individuals in low-and-middle income countries. The GNOS is a multi-centre international, prospective cohort study. Thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news