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Long-term classroom functioning and its association with neuropsychological and academic performance following traumatic brain injury during early childhood - Treble-Barna A, Schultz H, Minich N, Taylor HG, Yeates KO, Stancin T, Wade SL.
OBJECTIVE: The present study utilized ecobehavioral assessment to examine classroom functioning several years following early childhood traumatic brain injury (TBI) or orthopedic injury (OI) and its association with injury factors, neuropsychological abili... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Is there a relationship between adverse childhood experiences and problem drinking behaviors? Findings from a population-based sample - Fang L, McNeil S.
OBJECTIVES: The study investigated the relationships between adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and heavy and binge drinking, stratified by gender. STUDY DESIGN: Population-based cross-sectional study. METHODS: Data were retrieved from 2012 Behav... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence in male survivors of child maltreatment: a meta-analysis - Godbout N, Vaillancourt-Morel MP, Bigras N, Briere J, H ébert M, Runtz M, Sabourin S.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a major public health concern. Yet, despite an increasingly extensive literature on interpersonal violence, research on male victims of IPV remains sparse and the associations between different forms of child maltreatment... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence at an early age: experiences of girl-adolescents presenting at Kwathula Family Counseling Centre-Bulawayo - Maphosa S.
The study tracked the experiences of girl-adolescents presenting with intimate partner violence issues at a Counseling Center in the City of Bulawayo in Zimbabwe. Narratives provided the theoretical framework for conducting qualitative research within a so... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Health-related quality of life associated with bullying and aggression: a cross-sectional study in English secondary schools - Fantaguzzi C, Allen E, Miners A, Christie D, Opondo C, Sadique Z, Fletcher A, Grieve R, Bonell C, Viner RM, LeGood R.
BACKGROUND: Associations between adolescent health-related quality of life (HRQoL), bullying, and aggression are not well understood. We used baseline data from a large-cluster randomized school trial to study the relationship between HRQoL, bullying exper... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Firearm injuries due to legal intervention in children and adolescents: a national analysis - Joudi N, Tashiro J, Golpanian S, Eidelson SA, Perez EA, Sola JE.
BACKGROUND: Firearm injuries related to legal intervention have come under scrutiny because of recent events. METHODS: The Kids' Inpatient Database (1997-2012) was searched for firearm injuries due to legal interventions (International Classificati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Exposure to sexual stimuli induces greater discounting leading to increased involvement in cyber delinquency among men - Cheng W, Chiou WB.
People frequently encounter sexual stimuli during Internet use. Research has shown that stimuli inducing sexual motivation can lead to greater impulsivity in men, as manifested in greater temporal discounting (i.e., a tendency to prefer smaller, immediate ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Exploring violence socialization and approval of intimate partner violence among university students in Kosovo - Kelmendi K, Baumgartner F.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) among university students is a prevalent problem in many countries; however, it is not currently recognized in Kosovo as a social issue in terms of research, prevention, and intervention. The aim of this article was to exami... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Energy drinks and alcohol related risk among young adults - Caviness CM, Anderson BJ, Stein MD.
This study sought to clarify risk for negative alcohol outcomes related to the timing of energy drink use. METHODS: We interviewed a communi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effects of a brief ED-based alcohol and violence intervention on depressive symptoms - Ranney ML, Goldstick J, Eisman A, Carter PM, Walton M, Cunningham RM.
OBJECTIVE: Depressive symptoms frequently co-exist in adolescents with alcohol use and peer violence. This paper's purpose was to examine the secondary effects of a brief alcohol-and-violence-focused ED intervention on depressive symptoms. METHOD: ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effect of parenting and peer stressors on cognitive vulnerability and risk for depression among youth - Oppenheimer CW, Hankin BL, Young J.
This study investigated whether parenting is associated with the onset of clinical depression and de... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 23, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The effect of age on the personality and cognitive characteristics of three distinct risky driving offender groups - Brown TG, Ouimet MC, Eldeb M, Tremblay J, Vingilis E, Nadeau L, Pruessner J, Bechara A.
Background We previously reported that in traffic offenders aged 19-39 years, different risky driving profiles were associated with unique personality, cognitive, and neurobiological characteristics. However, many of these characteristics evolve significa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Neglect, sexual abuse, and witnessing intimate partner violence during childhood predicts later life violent attitudes against children among Kenyan women: evidence of intergenerational risk transmission from cross-sectional data - Goodman ML, Hindman A, Keiser PH, Gitari S, Ackerman Porter K, Raimer BG.
Violence against children, including corporal punishment, remains a global concern. Understanding sources of support for corporal punishment within cultures, and the potential for intergenerational transmission of child maltreatment, is essential for polic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Maternal depression and bullying victimization among adolescents: results from the 2004 Pelotas Cohort Study - Azeredo CM, Santos IS, Barros AJD, Barros FC, Matijasevich A.
BACKGROUND: Maternal depression impacts on several detrimental outcomes during a child's life course, and could increase their risk of victimization. This longitudinal study examined the association between antenatal maternal depression, postnatal trajecto... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effects of structural components of artificial turf on the transmission of impacts in football players - Encarnaci ón-Martínez A, García-Gallart A, Gallardo AM, Sánchez-Sáez JA, Sánchez-Sánchez J.
The objective was to analyse the effect of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Development of environmental health indicators for the child population: report on a Brazilian experience - de Moraes FF, de Magalhaes Camara V, Froes Asmus CIR.
This report presents the Brazilian experience on the elaboration of a matrix of children's environmental health indicators to the Brazilian Health Surveillance System. This experience was part of a project with the financial support of the Mini... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Description of various factors contributing to traffic accidents in youth and measures proposed to alleviate recurrence - Gicquel L, Ordonneau P, Blot E, Toillon C, Ingrand P, Romo L.
Traffic accidents are the leading cause of hospitalization in adolescence, with the 18-24-year-old age group accounting for 23% of deaths by traffic accidents. Recurrence rate is also high. One in four teenagers will have a relapse within the year followin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Current psychiatric disorders in patients with epilepsy are predicted by maltreatment experiences during childhood - Labudda K, Illies D, Herzig C, Schr öder K, Bien CG, Neuner F.
PURPOSE: Childhood maltreatment has been shown to be a risk factor for the development of psychiatric disorders. Although the prevalence of psychiatric disorders is high in epilepsy patients, it is unknown if childhood maltreatment experiences are elevated... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Can sports mitigate the effects of depression and aggression on peer rejection? - Perron-G élinas A, Brendgen M, Vitaro F.
This study examined whether sports participation moderates the longitudinal link of depressive and aggressive symptoms with increased peer rejection. The sample consisted of 291 adolescents (50.5% girls), assessed at ages 12 and 13 years. Depressive and ag... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"It's not my business": exploring heteronormativity in young people's discourses about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer issues and their implications for youth health and wellbeing - Ng CK, Haines-Saah RJ, Knight RE, Shoveller JA, Johnson JL.
In Canada, the issue of creating safe and inclusive school environments for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students has been in the spotlight. Several researchers and advocates have pointed out the positive effects of lesbian, gay, bisexual... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"Is marijuana even a drug?" a qualitative study of how teens view marijuana use and why they use it - Friese B.
This qualitative study examines how youth in the San Francisco Bay Area perceive marijuana and their motives for using or not using marijuana. Current regular users were more likely to perceive marijuana smoking as an enjoyable activity, comparable to a ho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Confronting the firearm injury plague - Nelson EW.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Computerized neuropsychological test performance of youth football players at different positions: a comparison of high and low contact players - Tsushima WT, Ahn HJ, Siu AM, Fukuyama T, Murata NM.
The aim of this study was to examine the effects of head impact frequency on the neuropsychological test results of football players who participate in different positions on the team. Based on the biomechanical measures of head impact frequency reported i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

College student attitudes towards "smart" guns: results from a nationwide survey - Wallace LN, Dunn KC.
Existing studies focusing on "smart" guns, weapons that can only be fired by an authorized user, have focused largely on overall views towards the topic. Little is known about how views differ within key demographics or why Americans feel positively or neg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood sexual abuse, sexual motives, and adolescent sexual risk-taking among males and females receiving child welfare services - Wekerle C, Goldstein AL, Tanaka M, Tonmyr L.
Childhood sexual abuse (CSA) is associated with multiple negative outcomes, including increased risky sexual behavior. To date, the majority of research on the relationship between CSA and risky sex in adolescence has been limited, with a lack of focus on ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood firearm injuries in the United States - Fowler KA, Dahlberg LL, Haileyesus T, Gutierrez C, Bacon S.
OBJECTIVES: Examine fatal and nonfatal firearm injuries among children aged 0 to 17 in the United States, including intent, demographic characteristics, trends, state-level patterns, and circumstances. METHODS: Fatal injuries were examined by using... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood adversity and cognitive functioning in patients with major depression - Dannehl K, Rief W, Euteneuer F.
OBJECTIVE: Major depression is often accompanied by deficits in cognitive functioning and lowered executive functions. However, not all depressed patients show impairments in these domains. The aim of this study was to examine whether different kinds of ch... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Child maltreatment typologies and intimate partner violence: findings from a Danish national study of young adults - Murphy S, Elklit A, Shevlin M.
The association between exposure to childhood maltreatment and subsequent intimate partner violence (IPV) has been well documented. Recently, there has been increased attention to IPV in adolescence and young adulthood, with studies demonstrating that IPV ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Assessing intimate partner violence in a control balance theory framework - Castro ED, Nobles MR, Zavala E.
The purpose of this study was to examine the role that control occupies in the motivation for, and development of, intimate partner violence (IPV). The research literature often theorizes about the importance of control in gender-based crimes; however, few... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Alcohol warnings and moderate drinking patterns among Italian university students: an exploratory study - Annunziata A, Vecchio R, Mariani A.
The introduction of health warnings on labels to correct externalities associated with alcohol consumption is heavily debated and has been explored from different perspectives. The current paper aims to analyse the interest and attitudes of Italian univers... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Adverse family experiences and flourishing amongst children ages 6-17 years: 2011/12 National Survey of Children's Health - Kwong TY, Hayes DK.
Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) are prevalent in the population and linked to various negative long-term health and social consequences. However, due to the retrospective nature of most studies on the topic, little is currently known regarding ACEs' i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Adverse childhood experiences among youth aging out of foster care: a latent class analysis - Rebbe R, Nurius PS, Ahrens KR, Courtney ME.
This article builds on this knowledge base by investigating the role of adverse childhood experience... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Adolescents' emotional distress and attributions for face-to-face and cyber victimization: longitudinal linkages to later aggression - Wright MF.
Two studies examined early adolescents' attributions and emotional distress based on social context (i.e., face-to-face versus cyber), utilizing ambiguous social situations (Study 1; N = 439; 223 girls) and hypothetical unambiguous victimization scenarios ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 22, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The case for implementing the levels of prevention model: opiate abuse on American college campuses - Daniels-Witt Q, Thompson A, Glassman T, Federman S, Bott K.
Opiate abuse in the United States (U.S.) is on the rise among the college student population. This public health crisis requires immediate action from professionals and stakeholders whom are committed to addressing the needs of prospective, current, and re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Comparison of concussion rates between NCAA Division I and Division III men's and women's ice hockey players - Rosene JM, Raksnis B, Silva B, Woefel T, Visich PS, Dompier TP, Kerr ZY.
BACKGROUND: Examinations related to divisional differences in the incidence of sports-related concussions (SRC) in collegiate ice hockey are limited. PURPOSE: To compare the epidemiologic patterns of concussion in National Collegiate Athletic Assoc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Children benefit differently from night- and day-time sleep in motor learning - Yan JH.
Motor skill acquisition occurs while practicing (on-line) and when asleep or awake (off-line). However, developmental questions still remain about whether children of various ages benefit similarly or differentially from night- and day-time sleeping. The l... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood trauma, PTSD, and the cautious forensic expert - Amols L, Eth S.
For centuries, medicine and psychiatry mirrored society's equivocations regarding childhood trauma. Those conflicts have mostly resolved, with widespread agreement that children are commonly exposed to traumatic events that may lead to PTSD and other menta... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood maltreatment severity is associated with elevated C-reactive protein and body mass index in adult with schizophrenia and bipolar diagnoses - Aas M, Dieset I, Hope S, Hoseth E, M ørch R, Reponen E, Steen NE, Anderssen JF, Ueland T, Aukrust P, Agartz I, Andreassen OA, Melle I.
BACKGROUND: Several studies have described an association between childhood maltreatment and inflammatory markers in the psychotic disorders (schizophrenia [SZ] and bipolar disorder [BD]). Previous studies have been relatively small (... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Beyond depression and suicide: the mental health of transgender college students - Oswalt SB, Lederer AM.
Research studies examining the mental health of transgender individuals often focus on depression, anxiety, and suicidal ideation through the use of clinic samples. However, little is known about the emerging adult (18-26 years old) transgender population ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Authentic feminist? Authenticity and feminist identity in teenage feminists' talk - Calder-Dawe O, Gavey N.
This article explores how young people's feminist identities take shape in conjunction with a contemporary ideal of personal authenticity: to know and to express the 'real me'. Drawing from interviews with 18 teenagers living in Auckland, New Zealand, we e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Attachment representations and socio-emotional difficulties in alternative care: a comparison between residential, foster and family based children in Chile - Garcia Quiroga M, Hamilton-Giachritsis C, Iba ñez Fanés M.
Attachment has been assessed in children living in alternative care (AC) settings, such as Residential Homes (RC) and Foster Care (FC). However, no study has been conducted to compare attachment styles in residential, foster and parental care conducted as ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Associations between suicidal behavior and childhood abuse and neglect: a meta-analysis - Liu J, Fang Y, Gong J, Cui X, Meng T, Xiao B, He Y, Shen Y, Luo X.
BACKGROUND: Relationships of some types of childhood maltreatment and suicidal behavior remain controversial and inconclusive. METHODS: Medline, Embase, PsycINFO and Cochrane library were searched for eligible studies, and the results were synthesi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Associations between family and clinician ratings of child mental health: a study of UK CAMHS assessments and outcomes - Terrelonge DN, Fugard AJ.
BACKGROUND: The rated severity of child mental health problems depends on who is doing the rating, whether child, carer or clinician. It is important to know how these ratings relate to each other. AIMS: To investigate to what extent clinicians' views are ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association of competition volume, club sports, and sport specialization with sex and lower extremity injury history in high school athletes - Post EG, Bell DR, Trigsted SM, Pfaller AY, Hetzel SB, Brooks MA, McGuine TA.
BACKGROUND: High school athletes are increasingly encouraged to participate in 1 sport year-round to increase their sport skills. However, no study has examined the association of competition volume, club sport participation, and sport specialization with ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Age-related patterns in nonmedical prescription opioid use and disorder in the US population at ages 12-34 from 2002 to 2014 - Hu MC, Griesler P, Wall M, Kandel DB.
OBJECTIVES: To estimate age-related patterns in nonmedical prescription opioid (NMPO) use in the US population and disorder among past-year users at ages 12-34 between 2002 and 2014, controlling for period and birth-cohort effects. METHODS: Data ar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Advancing the measurement of collective community capacity to address adverse childhood experiences and resilience - Hargreaves MB, Verbitsky-Savitz N, Coffee-Borden B, Perreras L, White CR, Pecora PJ, Morgan GB, Barila T, Ervin A, Case L, Hunter R, Adams K.
In 2012, the ACEs Public-Private Initiative (APPI), a Washington State consortium of public agencies, private foundations, and local networks, was formed to study interventions to prevent and mitigate adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and facilitate sta... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Adolescents' perceptions of popularity-motivated behaviors, characteristics, and relationships in cyberspace and cyber aggression: the role of gender - Wright MF.
Research is increasingly revealing that adolescents utilize electronic technologies to promote and/or maintain their social standing among their peer group. Little is known about whether adolescents' perceptions of popularity-motivated behaviors, character... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Protecting the children from child sexual abuse in the era of cyber revolution - Shiv K, Mukesh Kumar B.
Children are supremely important national asset and the future well being of the nation depends on how its children grow and develop. Today's children are born into a technology-based society and they have access to the Internet through variety of electron... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Poor relationships and physical violence at school are associated with more forms of psychological violence among Brazilian teachers: a cross-sectional study - Melanda FN, dos Santos HG, Urbano MR, de Carvalho WO, Gonz ález AD, Mesas AE, de Andrade SM.
Our purpose was to identify individual and work-related factors that are associated with psychological violence (PV) and are related to a higher number of PV forms among teachers. This cross-sectional study included 789 elementary and high school teachers ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Child sexual abuse (CSA): India & the world - Vidua RK, Patel S, Chaudhary BL, Mishra AK, Arora A.
Child Sexual abuse (CSA) is a mostly hidden but widely prevalent problem in the society. It is very difficult to understand the exact aetiology but certain factors keep children on a constant risk of falling prey to it. The magnitude of problem is quite hi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news