Identifying abusive head trauma and its mimics: diagnostic nuances - Protzenko T, Salom ão JFM.
BACKGROUND: Abusive head trauma (AHT) is the most serious injury inflicted to the nervous system of neonate an infant with a high incidence of disabilities. The authors present two cases in which the initial manifestations and neurologic status were misint... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Five-year-old children value reasons in apologies for belief-based accidents - Waddington O, Proft M, Jensen K, K öymen B.
Accidents can be intent-based (unintended action-unintended outcome) or belief-based (intended action-unintended outcome). As compared to intent-based accidents, giving reasons is more crucial for belief-based accidents because the transgressor appears to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Anogenital HSV in children: should providers be concerned for sexual abuse? - Keogh A, Goldberg A, Schroeder C, Slingsby B, Hardy E, Michelow I.
OBJECTIVE: Anogenital herpes simplex virus (HSV) is most commonly acquired via sexual transmission although other nonsexual modes of transmission have been proposed. When a child presents with a first-time outbreak of anogenital HSV, providers must conside... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

The relationship between self-reported physical frailty and sensor-based physical activity measures in older adults - a multicentric cross-sectional study - Schmidle S, Gulde P, Koster R, Soaz C, Hermsd örfer J.
BACKGROUND: The decline in everyday life physical activity reflects and contributes to the frailty syndrome. While especially self-reported frailty assessments have the advantage of reaching large groups at low costs, little is known about the relationship... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Risk factors for falls among community-dwelling older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Li Y, Hou L, Zhao H, Xie R, Yi Y, Ding X.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: The prevalence of falls among older adults living in the community is ~30% each year. The impacts of falls are not only confined to the individual but also affect families and the community. Injury from a fall also imposes a heavy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Relationship between occlusal force and psychological frailty in Japanese community-dwelling older adults: the Septuagenarians, Octogenarians, Nonagenarians Investigation with Centenarians study - Akema S, Mameno T, Nakagawa T, Inagaki H, Fukutake M, Hatta K, Murotani Y, Tsujioka Y, Hagino H, Higashi K, Takahashi T, Wada M, Maeda Y, Gondo Y, Kamide K, Kabayama M, Ishizaki T, Masui Y, Ogata S, Ikebe K.
BACKGROUND: Frailty increases the risk of negative health-related events, such as falls, disability, hospitalizations, and death. Although the association between oral health and physical frailty is well established, the relationship between oral health an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Perceived neighbourhood environment and falls among community-dwelling adults: cross-sectional and prospective findings from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) - Ogliari G, Ryg J, Andersen-Ranberg K, Scheel-Hincke LL, Masud T.
We investigated the association between perceived neighbourhood characteristics and falls in community-dwelling adults, using data from Wave 5 and 6 of the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE). We included 25,467 participants aged 50 t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Network meta-analysis of the efficacy of four traditional Chinese physical exercise therapies on the prevention of falls in the elderly - Cheng M, Wang Y, Wang S, Cao W, Wang X.
INTRODUCTION: In recent years, traditional Chinese exercises have been passed down and reformed to play a significant role in the study of interventions for the treatment of falls in older people. However, few studies have evaluated the efficacy of various... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Effects of age simulation suits on psychological and physical outcomes: a systematic review - Gerhardy TH, Schlomann A, Wahl HW, Schmidt LI.
Age simulation suits (ASS) are widely used to simulate sensory and physical restrictions that typically occur as people age. This review has two objectives: first, we synthesize the current research on ASS in terms of the observed psychological and physica... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Associations between oral health status and risk of fractures in elder adults - Hong SW, Lee JY, Kang JH.
This study aimed to investigate associations between probability of osteoporotic fractures and oral health in the elderly. In... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

US trends in the association of suicide ideation/behaviors with marijuana use among adolescents ages 12-17 and differences by gender and race/ethnicity - Flores MW, Granados S, Cook BL.
BACKGROUND: In the US over the past decade, there has been a steady increase in marijuana use rates among adolescents, in part due to marijuana legalization laws. It is unknown whether these greater marijuana use rates are associated with rising rates of a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Trajectories of posttraumatic stress symptoms among young adults exposed to a typhoon: a three-wave longitudinal study - Shi W, Hall BJ.
OBJECTIVE: We used a latent class growth model to identify distinct PTSS trajectories and correlates of these trajectories among young adults who experienced Typhoon Hato, the strongest storm to strike China in the last 50  years. METHODS: A longit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Trajectories of depression for Latino immigrant adolescents: the influence of individual, family, and sociocultural factors - Cobb CL, Martinez CR.
Latino immigrant adolescents represent a high-risk group for developing depression. Such risk for depression becomes more salient in emerging destination contexts (e.g., Oregon) where immigrant youth face considerably more stressors compared to traditional... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The world is coming to an end! COVID-19, depression, and anxiety among adolescents in Malawi - Mmanga C, Ndasauka Y, Kainja J, Kondowe F, Mchenga M, Maliwichi L, Nyamali S.
INTRODUCTION: This paper assessed the effects of Covid-19 on adolescent mental health in Malawi. There is minimal research on adolescent mental health in Africa, Malawi in particular. The study shows a link between the pandemic and mental health. Some fact... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The strategies of exercise intervention for adolescent depression: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials - Zhang CS, Cheng L, Chen X, Wang Y, Wei S, Sun J.
This study aimed to investigate the effect of exercise intervention, and analyze exercise intervention strategies for adolescent depression through a meta-analysis of RCTs. METHODS: Accordance to PRISMA guidelines, PubMed, Medline, EBSCO, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news