Mapping burn severity and monitoring CO content in T ürkiye's 2021 Wildfires, using Sentinel-2 and Sentinel-5P satellite data on the GEE platform - Yilmaz OS, Acar U, Sanli FB, Gulgen F, Ates AM.
This study investigated forest fires in the Mediterranean of T ürkiye between July 28, 2021, and August 11, 2021. Burn severity maps were produced with the difference normalised burned ratio index (dNBR) and difference normalised difference vegetation inde... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Influence of dust layers in connecting pipes on explosion propagation characteristics of flake aluminum powder in cylindrical interconnected vessels - Wang D, Jing Q, Cheng Y.
Aluminum dust explosion has become an important type of dust explosion accident. In the present work, an interconnected system is established to study the influence of accumulated dust layers in connecting pipes on explosion propagation characteristics. A ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Hazardous area reconstruction and law analysis of coal spontaneous combustion and gas coupling disasters in goaf based on DEM-CFD - Zou J, Zhang R, Zhou F, Zhang X.
Coal spontaneous combustion and gas coupling disasters are the highest percentage of serious accidents in coal mines, causing the most serious disasters. China is one of the countries with the most serious coal spontaneous combustion and gas coupling disas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

What is a public health approach to substance use? A qualitative systematic review and thematic synthesis - Cr épault JF, Russell C, Watson TM, Strike C, Bonato S, Rehm J.
BACKGROUND: Psychoactive substance use and the regulations that govern it both have the potential to lead to harm. A 'public health approach' (PHA) is frequently invoked as a means of addressing these harms, but the term is used in inconsistent and contrad... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Sociocultural determinants of alcohol and cannabis use and misuse among Nunavimmiut - Courtemanche Y, Poliakova N, Riva M, Fletcher C, Desrochers-Couture M, Moisan C, P épin C, Fraser S, Muckle G, Bélanger RE.
This study's objective is to investigate sociocultural determinants of substance use ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Psilocybin use patterns and perception of risk among a cohort of Black individuals with Opioid Use Disorder - Clifton JM, Belcher AM, Greenblatt AD, Welsh CM, Cole TO, Davis AK.
BACKGROUND AND AIMS: There is growing evidence that psilocybin, a serotonergic psychedelic substance, may be useful in the treatment of substance use disorders. However, there is a lack of data on the beliefs and attitudes towards psilocybin amongst Black ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Opioid-related deaths in Ontario correctional facilities and penitentiaries (2009-2019) - Button L, Williams AS, Lamparter C, Woodall KL.
The opioid crisis is a significant public health issue in North America that began in the 1990s with opioid-related deaths increasing each year. Although studies have been published regarding the incidence of opioid-related deaths in the general population... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Mental health problems and admissions to hospital for accidents and injuries in the UK military: a data linkage study - Chui Z, Leightley D, Jones M, Landau S, McCrone P, Hayes RD, Wessely S, Fear NT, Goodwin L.
PURPOSE: Accidents are the most common cause of death among UK military personnel. It is a common misconception in the general public that accidental injuries are always the result of random events, however research suggests that mental health problems and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Medical costs of substance use disorders in the US employer-sponsored insurance population - Li M, Peterson C, Xu L, Mikosz CA, Luo F.
IMPORTANCE: Direct costs of substance use disorders (SUDs) in the United States are incurred primarily among the working-age population. Quantifying the medical cost of SUDs in the employer-sponsored insurance (ESI) population can improve understanding of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Hospital discharges for substance-related injuries before and during the COVID-19 pandemic: a descriptive surveillance study using administrative data - Toigo S, McFaull SR, Thompson W.
BACKGROUND: The COVID-19 pandemic and associated behavioural changes have contributed to an increase in substance-related hospital discharges, and has altered the injury epidemiology landscape in Canada. We sought to evaluate hospital discharges for substa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Dyadic effects of minority stress and problematic alcohol use on sexual intimate partner violence in same sex couples - Parrott DJ, Bresin K, Hequembourg A, Velia B, Swartout KM, Stappenbeck CA, Masyn KE, Grom JL.
Little is known about the factors that facilitate the perpetration of sexual violence within the context of same-sex romantic relationships (sexual intimate partner violence perpetration [S-IPV]). The present study sought to identify the effects of externa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Serial multiple mediation of psychological empowerment and job burnout in the relationship between workplace bullying and turnover intention among Chinese novice nurses - Ren L, Kim H.
This study aimed to examine the direct and indirect effects of workplace bullying on turnover intention using the serial multiple mediators of psychological empowerment and job burnout. DESIGN: A cross-sectional study was conducted. ME... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Concussion protocol in Iran-England match: to watch the ball or the footballer? - Demas A.
Iacobucci reports that the brain injury charity Headway condemned the decision to allow Iran's goalkeeper to continue playing after clashing heads with a teammate during the 2022 FIFA world cup. These world events bring unprecedented awareness to the manag... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Toppling television injuries in children and adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Nunez C, Eslick GD, Elliott EJ.
CONTEXT: Toppling televisions (TVs) are a source of childhood injury but meta-analysis has not assessed the likelihood of TV injuries in children. OBJECTIVE: To present pooled results for injuries, following a systematic review. DATA SOURCES: MEDLI... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Optimal low-cost cooling strategies for infant strollers during hot weather - Bin Maideen MF, Jay O, Bongers C, Nanan R, Smallcombe JW.
The current study aimed to identity the optimal low-cost stroller cooling strategies for use in hot and moderately humid summer weather. A commercially available stroller was instrumented to assess the key parameters of the thermal environment. The cooling... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news