A study on the implementation of camera sensor for object detection based on deep learning and distance estimation - Hwang S, Choi J, Park H, Kim J.
Autonomous Emergency Braking(AEB), one of the core technologies of Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS), provides drivers convenience and is effective for safety driving. As the number of AEB-equipped vehicles increases, it is expected that requests fo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

A study on the development of delta-v prediction model for rear-end collision accidents using machine learning - Baek S, Yoon J, Lim J.
With the increasing number of vehicles equipped with ADAS(Advanced Driver Assistance Systems), passenger injury characteristics are changing in the event of a collision. AEBS(Autonomous Emergency Braking System) is the representative ADAS. It is a system t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Emergency shelter allocation planning technology for large-scale evacuation based on quantum genetic algorithm - Yin Y, Zhao X, Lv W.
INTRODUCTION: Shelter allocation is one of the most important measures in urban disaster prevention and mitigation planning. Meanwhile, it is essentially a comprehensive planning problem combining resource allocation and traffic routing. A reasonable alloc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Co-occurring subacute combined degeneration and Guillain-Barr é syndrome resulting from nitrous oxide abuse: a case report - Strom K, Lima A, Tabarzadi V.
Growing in prevalence as a recreational drug of abuse across a broad scope of people, nitrous oxide (N(2)O) has proven to be a public health concern. Side effects of its abuse have a great degree of variation among people ranging from neurologic, psychiatr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Falls and fracture risk screening in primary care: update and validation of a postal screening tool for community dwelling older adults recruited to UK Prevention of Falls Injury Trial (PreFIT) - Bruce J, Hossain A, Ji C, Lall R, Arnold S, Padfield E, Underwood M, Lamb SE.
We examined prognostic performance of a postal risk screener used in the UK Prevention of Falls Injury Tria... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Falls and death in dual sensory impairment - Puthiyamadam MR, Charlton JA, Hak S, Minio F, Panchmatia J.
Dual sensory (vision and hearing) impairment in patients older than 65 years may be associated with an increased mortality risk. A 2020 prospective cohort study (n = 37,076) examined the association between sensory impairment and all-cause mortality.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Effects of balance training in addition to auxiliary activity on balance function of patients with stroke at high risk for falls - Tan H, Gong Z, Xing S, Cao L, Liu H, Xu L.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of balance training in addition to auxiliary activity on the balance function of patients with stroke at high risk for falls. METHODS: A total of 112 patients with stroke at high risk f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Compensatory stepping responses during real-life falls in older adults - Te B, Komisar V, Aguiar OM, Shishov N, Robinovitch SN.
BACKGROUND: Laboratory studies of postural responses suggest that stepping is a common strategy for balance recovery. Yet little is known about the frequency and characteristics of stepping responses during real-life falls in older adults. RESEARCH QUESTIO... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Associations of household solid fuel use with falls and fall-related injuries in middle-aged and older population in China: a cohort study - Ming X, Guo R, Liu M, He X, Guo F, Gao S.
This study evaluated the associations of solid fuels with incidence of falls and fall-related injuries. METHODS: Data were taken from wave 1 ∼4 of the China Health and Retirement Longitudinal Study, including 15,651 participants aged 45... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Anticholinergic burden measures, symptoms, and fall-associated risk in older adults with polypharmacy: development and validation of a prognostic model - Dinh TS, Meid AD, Rudolf H, Brueckle MS, Gonz ález-González AI, Bencheva V, Gogolin M, Snell KIE, Elders PJM, Thuermann PA, Donner-Banzhoff N, Blom JW, van den Akker M, Gerlach FM, Harder S, Thiem U, Glasziou PP, Haefeli WE, Muth C.
BACKGROUND: Anticholinergic burden has been associated with adverse outcomes such as falls. To date, no gold standard measure has been identified to assess anticholinergic burden, and no conclusion has been drawn on which of the different measure algorithm... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Gender differences in social support and posttraumatic growth for survivors of intimate partner violence - Cundiff JM, Fromuth ME, Fuller DK.
The current study investigated gender differences in perceived social support and posttraumatic growth for survivors of intimate partner violence. Participants for this study included 86 undergraduate students who indicated at least one instance of partner... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Gender differences in adolescents' affective symptoms and behavioral disorders after mild traumatic brain injury - Veliz PT, Berryhill ME.
OBJECTIVE: Mild traumatic brain injuries (mTBI) are considered self-limiting and full recovery is expected. Recent studies identify deficits persisting years after mTBI. Large-scale prospective data permit testing the hypothesis that mTBI increases inciden... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Frontoamygdala hyperconnectivity predicts affective dysregulation in adolescent moderate-severe TBI - Bickart KC, Olsen A, Dennis EL, Babikian T, Hoffman AN, Snyder A, Sheridan CA, Fischer JT, Giza CC, Choe MC, Asarnow RF.
In survivors of moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (msTBI), affective disruptions often remain underdetected and undertreated, in part due to poor understanding of the underlying neural mechanisms. We hypothesized that limbic circuits are integral t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Evaluation of the severity of facial and general trauma in child and adolescent victims of traffic accidents - Xavier TB, Silva Meira CL, Rodrigues de Lemos JG, Lacerda de Souza L, Ferreira DP, de Vasconcelos Macedo D, Monnazzi MS, Neto NC, Rebelo Pontes HA.
•Evaluation of the FISS and TRISS SpO(2) to obtain greater rigor in a standardized epidemiological profile of injury severity.•More accurate determination of trauma severity in child and adolescent victims of traffic accidents for improved urgency and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Does alcohol automatically capture drinkers' attention? Exploration through an eye-tracking saccadic choice task - Bollen Z, Kauffmann L, Guyader N, Peyrin C, Maurage P.
RATIONALE: Dominant theoretical models postulate the presence of an automatic attentional bias (AB) towards alcohol-related stimuli in alcohol use disorder, such AB constituting a core feature of this disorder. An early alcohol AB has been documented in su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news