Novel Mutation May Be Unrecognized Cause of Sudden Infant Death Novel Mutation May Be Unrecognized Cause of Sudden Infant Death
Identification of a gene variant tied to Noonan syndrome in a healthy infant who survived sudden cardiac arrest underscores the need for genetic testing, clinicians say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - August 24, 2021 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Development of a machine learning algorithm for predicting in-hospital and one-year mortality after traumatic spinal cord injury: mortality prediction tool for spinal cord injury - Fallah N, Noonan V, Waheed Z, Rivers C, Plashkes T, Bedi M, Etminan M, Thorogood N, Ailon T, Chan E, Dea N, Fisher C, Charest-Morin R, Paquette S, Park S, Street J, Kwon B, Dvorak M.
BACKGROUND CONTEXT: Current prognostic tools such as the Injury Severity Score (ISS) that predict mortality following trauma do not adequately consider the unique characteristics of traumatic spinal cord injury (tSCI). PURPOSE: Our aim was to devel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 24, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Carbon monoxide exposures in wildland firefighters in the United States and targets for exposure reduction - Semmens EO, Leary CS, West MR, Noonan CW, Navarro KM, Domitrovich JW.
BACKGROUND: Every year thousands of wildland firefighters (WFFs) work to suppress wildfires to protect public safety, health, and property. Although much effort has been put toward mitigating air pollutant exposures for the public and WFFs, the current bur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The impact of data quality assurance and control solutions on the completeness, accuracy, and consistency of data in a national spinal cord injury registry of Iran (NSCIR-IR) - Derakhshan P, Azadmanjir Z, Naghdi K, Habibi Arejan R, Safdarian M, Zarei MR, Jazayeri SB, Sharif-Alhoseini M, Arab Kheradmand J, Amirjamshidi A, Ghodsi Z, Faghih Jooybari M, Mohammadzadeh M, Khazaeipour Z, Abdollah Zadegan S, Abedi A, Oreilly G, Noonan V, Benzel EC, Vaccaro AR, Sadeghian F, Rahimi-Movaghar V.
This study aimed to develop and evaluate a systematic arrangement for improvement and monitoring of data quality of the National Spinal Cord (and Column) Injury Registry of Iran (NSCIR-IR)-a multicenter h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Nationally Acclaimed Forensic Pathologist Cyril Wecht, MD, JD, Pens Memoir Highlighting Personal Triumphs and Controversies
Outspoken Wecht wants readers to understand ‘the multifaceted challenges of the interface of law and medicine’ Pathologists will recognize the name of nationally-acclaimed forensic pathologist Cyril Wecht, MD, JD, who for more than a half-century has been at the center of many of the country’s highest-profile civil and criminal cases. Thus, Dark Daily readers will […] The post Nationally Acclaimed Forensic Pathologist Cyril Wecht, MD, JD, Pens Memoir Highlighting Personal Triumphs and Controversies appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Popular Science Review Finds Seven At-Home COVID-19 Antigen Tests ‘Easy to Use’ and ‘An Important Tool to Slow Spread of the Coronavirus’
Though clinical laboratory RT-PCR tests remain the ‘gold standard’ when diagnosing COVID-19, at-home antigen tests offer convenience and quick test results. But are they accurate? Less than six months after the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued the first ever emergency use authorization (EUA) for an over-the-counter SARS-CoV-2 diagnostic test to Ellume for its […] The post Popular Science Review Finds Seven At-Home COVID-19 Antigen Tests ‘Easy to Use’ and ‘An Important Tool to Slow Spread of the Coronavirus’ appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Popular Science Review Finds Seven At-Home COVID-19 Antigen Tests ‘Easy to Use’ and ‘An Important Tool to Slow Spread of the Coronavirus’
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US Preventative Services Task Force Study Finds Evidence of Benefits to Vitamin D Screening in Asymptomatic Adults is ‘Inconclusive’
New USPSTF guidelines suggest reducing the volume of Vitamin D deficiency testing in the general population, which could reduce revenue for clinical laboratories From 2005 to 2011, the volume of clinical laboratory tests for Vitamin D soared nationally as more doctors tested more patients for Vitamin D deficiency. This became a major source of revenue […] The post US Preventative Services Task Force Study Finds Evidence of Benefits to Vitamin D Screening in Asymptomatic Adults is ‘Inconclusive’ appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Repurposing Your Lab ’s Leftover COVID-19 Samples: Building New Revenue and Better Patient Outcomes Through Collaboration with Life Sciences
To address labs’ dire need for clean and reliable data, Dark Daily is pleased to offer this new FREE white paper for laboratory professionals that explains the key steps—and positive results—of strengthening the data service infrastructure of your clinical lab. The post Repurposing Your Lab’s Leftover COVID-19 Samples: Building New Revenue and Better Patient Outcomes Through Collaboration with Life Sciences appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Boston Globe Investigation Finds Many Boston Hospital CEOs Also Sit on Healthcare Company Boards
Cozy relationships between hospital chief executives and healthcare companies they do business with may raise ethical questions If hospital employees, including pathologists, wonder why their hospital uses a certain company’s products and services it may be because their Chief Executive Officer (CEO) sits on the Board of Directors of the same companies from which the […] The post Boston Globe Investigation Finds Many Boston Hospital CEOs Also Sit on Healthcare Company Boards appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - May 26, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Kristen Noonan Tags: Compliance, Legal, and Malpractice Laboratory News Management & Operations anatomic pathology Betsy Nabel MD Boston Children's Hospital Boston Globe Boston University Brigham and Women’s Hospital Brigham Health Carl Elliott MD PhD Source Type: news

American Society for Clinical Pathology Website Was Hacked Last Year, Possibly Exposing Credit Card Information of Members and Online Shoppers
Thousands of pathologists and medical technologists may have had their private data stolen, though ASCP investigators did not confirm this as having happened For a “limited time period” in 2020, the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) was the target of a cyberattack that “potentially exposed payment card data as it was being entered” on […] The post American Society for Clinical Pathology Website Was Hacked Last Year, Possibly Exposing Credit Card Information of Members and Online Shoppers appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Irish Cancer Society Report Shows Patients May Wait Two Years or More for Genetic Cancer Test Results
Wait times blamed on the Irish National Health System’s ‘overstretched’ services and ‘under-resourced’ commitment to cancer genetic testing done by medical laboratories Histopathologists in the UK and anatomic pathologists in the US understand the important role predictive genetic testing can play in helping patients understand their risk for certain types of breast, bowel, and ovarian […] The post Irish Cancer Society Report Shows Patients May Wait Two Years or More for Genetic Cancer Test Results appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - May 21, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Kristen Noonan Tags: International Laboratory News Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Resources Molecular Diagnostics, Genetic Testing, Whole Gene Sequencing Precision Medicine American Cancer Society anatomic pathology Averil Power BRCA1 BRCA2 clinical labor Source Type: news

Federal Prosecutors Signal That Accuracy of Theranos ’ Blood Tests Will Be Centerstage in August Fraud Trial
Pregnant former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes makes her first court appearance in 15 months as pre-trial maneuvering continues in court case involving clinical laboratory tests During pre-trial hearings for the August fraud trial of former Theranos CEO, Elizabeth Holmes, federal prosecutors signaled that the accuracy of Theranos’ blood tests will be center stage in their […] The post Federal Prosecutors Signal That Accuracy of Theranos’ Blood Tests Will Be Centerstage in August Fraud Trial appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Community Anatomic Pathology Groups Show Increased Interest in Adopting Digital Pathology and Whole-Slide Imaging, But Can They Do It on a Budget?
Acceptance of digital pathology and whole-slide imaging is now almost universal among academic health center pathology departments and the nation’s largest pathology companies Across the United States, many private practice anatomic pathology groups now recognize that digital pathology is the path forward for the entire profession. During the past decade, most academic pathology departments and […] The post Community Anatomic Pathology Groups Show Increased Interest in Adopting Digital Pathology and Whole-Slide Imaging, But Can They Do It on a Budget? appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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New Proposed Federal Rule Could Remove Requirement for Hospitals to Share Negotiated Medicare Advantage Rates with CMS
CMS says it is responding to hospitals’ plea for relief from burdensome reporting requirements, but not altering federal price transparency laws Despite federal price transparency law that went into effect January 1 after a year-long court battle, some hospitals continue to balk at sharing their payer-negotiated rates for healthcare goods and services—including medical laboratory testing—claiming […] The post New Proposed Federal Rule Could Remove Requirement for Hospitals to Share Negotiated Medicare Advantage Rates with CMS appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Gene Sequencing of COVID-19 Outbreak in Minnesota School System Guides Public Health Officials in Slowing Spread of the SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus
Data was used to create a transmission map that tracked the spread of infections among school athletes and helped public health officials determine where best to disrupt exposure Genomic sequencing played a major role in tracking a SARS-CoV-2 outbreak in a Minnesota school system. Understanding how and where the coronavirus was spreading helped local officials […] The post Gene Sequencing of COVID-19 Outbreak in Minnesota School System Guides Public Health Officials in Slowing Spread of the SARS-CoV-2 Coronavirus appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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South Korean Telecommunications Partner with Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing Companies to Send Test Results to Consumers ’ Mobile Devices
As consumer demand increases for medical laboratory testing services that bypass the supervision of primary care doctors, clinical laboratories may be affected Direct-to-consumer (DTC) genetic testing organizations and telecommunications companies in South Korea are collaborating to help consumers stay informed of their health status by sending lab test results directly to their mobile devices without […] The post South Korean Telecommunications Partner with Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing Companies to Send Test Results to Consumers’ Mobile Devices appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Medscape Report on Physician Salaries in 2020 Shows Pathologists at Middle in Pay, but Near Top in Job Satisfaction
Though pathology salaries rank 16th among 29 medical specialties, it is in the top 10 among specialties that attract women and respondents say that comes with a lot of paperwork Despite “hardships” brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, 18,000 physicians in more than 29 medical specialties who participated in Medscape’s 2021 Physician Compensation Report said […] The post Medscape Report on Physician Salaries in 2020 Shows Pathologists at Middle in Pay, but Near Top in Job Satisfaction appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Hospital-based Clinical Laboratory Scientist is Suing Her Former Employer After Being Fired Due to Long-Haul COVID-19 Illness
Medical laboratory employee alleges healthcare system discriminated based on her medical condition, failed to accommodate her disability, then retaliated and created hostile working conditions What is a clinical laboratory’s obligation when an employee is infected with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus and does not make a speedy recovery? Medical laboratory executives should ponder this question now that […] The post Hospital-based Clinical Laboratory Scientist is Suing Her Former Employer After Being Fired Due to Long-Haul COVID-19 Illness appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Walmart to Open 4,000 Healthcare ‘Supercenters’ by 2029 That Include ‘Comprehensive’ Clinical Laboratory Services
With the majority of Americans living just a few miles from a Walmart, how might independent clinical laboratories compete? Retail giant Walmart (NYSE:WMT) plans to install 4,000 primary care “supercenters” in stores by 2029 that will include clinical laboratory testing services. This is on top of the dozens of Walmart Health locations already in operation […] The post Walmart to Open 4,000 Healthcare ‘Supercenters’ by 2029 That Include ‘Comprehensive’ Clinical Laboratory Services appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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COVID-19 Pandemic Tied to Historically Low Influenza Cases, Leading to Uncertainty about Next Winter ’s Flu Vaccine
Clinical laboratories may see increase in flu and COVID-19 specimen processing as people return to pre-pandemic social behaviors, experts predict While SARS-CoV-2 infections continue to ravage many parts of the world, influenza (flu) cases in North America have hit a historic low. As winter approached last year, infectious disease experts warned of a “twindemic” in […] The post COVID-19 Pandemic Tied to Historically Low Influenza Cases, Leading to Uncertainty about Next Winter’s Flu Vaccine appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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FDA Grants CLIA Waiver Allowing First Test for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea to Be Performed at the Point of Care
Federal regulators continue to recognize value of clinical laboratory testing in near-patient settings To help in the diagnosis and management of two sexually-transmitted diseases, another point-of-care diagnostic test will soon be available for use in physician’s offices, urgent care clinics, and other healthcare settings. The federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it granted a […] The post FDA Grants CLIA Waiver Allowing First Test for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea to Be Performed at the Point of Care appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
Source: Dark Daily - April 28, 2021 Category: Laboratory Medicine Authors: Kristen Noonan Tags: Clinical Laboratory/Pathology Automation, Analyzers, Testing Systems Laboratory Management and Operations Laboratory News Laboratory Operations Laboratory Pathology Laboratory Testing News From Dark Daily anatomic pathology Barbara Van Der Source Type: news

COVID-19 Surveillance Screening Program Used in Chicago School Systems Comes Under Scrutiny by Illinois Department of Public Health Following New York Times Article
Dozens of Chicago-area schools were reopened with the help of an $11 COVID-19 saliva test, but the qualifications of the clinical laboratory, and whether it complied with federal regulations, were called into question It was only a matter of time when newly-formed clinical laboratories—taking advantage of the federal government’s loosening of regulations to promote COVID-19 […] The post COVID-19 Surveillance Screening Program Used in Chicago School Systems Comes Under Scrutiny by Illinois Department of Public Health Following New York Times Article appeared first on Dark Daily. (Source: Dark Daily)
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Street-drug lethality index: a novel methodology for predicting unintentional drug overdose fatalities in population research - Hall OE, Trent Hall O, Eadie JL, Teater J, Gay J, Kim M, Cauchon D, Noonan RK.
BACKGROUND: Emerging evidence suggests the composition of local illicit drug markets varies over time and the availability and relative lethality of illicit drugs may contribute to temporal trends in overdose mortality. Law enforcement drug seizures repres... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Early maladaptive schemas and intimate partner violence victimization and perpetration: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Pilkington PD, Noonan C, May T, Younan R, Holt RA.
Young's early maladaptive schemas represent a possible pathway between childhood adversity and Intimate Partner Violence (IPV). The aim of this review was to synthesize the evidence on early maladaptive schemas and IPV. PubMed, PsycInfo, and CINAHL databas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Return-to-sport review for current cartilage treatments - Skelley NW, Kurtenbach C, Kimber K, Piatt B, Noonan B.
The return to play outcome is an important measure for orthopaedic sports medicine treatments. This variable is especially important when discussing cartilage treatments because there are many different cartilage options available to athletes with articu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Noom hires Booking exec as CFO as it scales up its digital health platform
Noom has tapped Booking Holdings' Michael Noonan as CFO. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 30, 2020 Category: American Health Authors: I-Chun Chen Source Type: news

CHOP researchers reverse severe lymphatic disorder in patient with Noonan syndrome
(Children's Hospital of Philadelphia) Researchers at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) have resolved a severe lymphatic disorder in a girl with Noonan Syndrome that had led to upper gastrointestinal bleeding, fluid collection around the lungs, and numerous surgeries that had been unable to resolve her symptoms. By identifying a genetic mutation along a pathway related to lymphatic vessel development and function, the research team was able to target the pathway using an existing drug they had used in a previous case to remodel a patient's lymphatic system. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

What Is the Life Expectancy of Someone With Noonan Syndrome?
Title: What Is the Life Expectancy of Someone With Noonan Syndrome?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 11/11/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 11/11/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - November 11, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

What Causes Joint Pain?
DiscussionMusculoskeletal problems are common problems in pediatric practice with up to 15% of acute care visits being for this problem. Joint pain is a common concern for families but the differential diagnosis is extensive and needs thoughtful consideration. History is a key to discerning the potential diagnosis but also in guiding the physical examination and laboratory examination. Family history especially for systemic diseases should be considered. On physical examination all joints should be examined include sacroiliac and temporomandibular joints. Is this arthritis or arthralgia? Distinction between inflammatory...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 26, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence and child attachment: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Noonan CB, Pilkington PD.
BACKGROUND: Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) is associated with increased risk of impairment to a child's emotional, behavioural, and psychological functioning. Further, the presence of IPV is negatively associated with a child's attachment to their primary... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

International Spinal Cord Injury Physical Therapy-Occupational Therapy Basic Data Set (Version 1.2) - Anderson KD, Field-Fote EC, Biering-S ørensen F, Bryden A, Harvey LA, Jones L, Mulcahey MJ, Mulroy S, Noonan VK, Post MWM, Rupp R, Schmidt-Read M.
STUDY DESIGN: Expert workgroup consensus, focused literature review, and vetting via feedback from international presentations and spinal cord professional membership groups. OBJECTIVES: Develop and refine a basic dataset to enable standardized documen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Attentional control in subclinical anxiety and depression: depression symptoms are associated with deficits in target facilitation, not distractor inhibition - Pike AC, Printzlau FAB, von Lautz AH, Harmer CJ, Stokes MG, Noonan MAP.
Mood and anxiety disorders are associated with deficits in attentional control involving emotive and non-emotive stimuli. Current theories focus on impaired attentional inhibition of distracting stimuli in producing these deficits. However, standard attent... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Prevalence and correlates of ever having a substance use problem and substance use recovery status among adults in the United States, 2018 - Jones CM, Noonan RK, Compton WM.
This study uses nationally... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Review: Pre/Probiotics May Be Useful for Depression, Anxiety
TUESDAY, July 7, 2020 -- Pre/probiotic therapy may be useful for patients with depression and/or anxiety disorders, according to a review published online July 6 in BMJ Nutrition, Prevention& Health. Sanjay Noonan, from Brighton and Sussex... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 7, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What does Austin City Limits cancellation mean for the capital city's economy?
Austin City Limits was already facing long odds of being held this fall. Now it's officially canceled for 2020 and the economic ramifications will extend to many companies in a wide range of industries, from restaurants to hotels to retailers. As Visit Austin President and CEO Tom Noonan put it: "There's no replacing it." (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 4, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Daniel Salazar Source Type: news

What does Austin City Limits cancellation mean for the capital city's economy?
Austin City Limits was already facing long odds of being held this fall. Now it's officially canceled for 2020 and the economic ramifications will extend to many companies in a wide range of industries, from restaurants to hotels to retailers. As Visit Austin President and CEO Tom Noonan put it: "There's no replacing it." (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 4, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Daniel Salazar Source Type: news

Is Noonan Syndrome Life-Threatening
? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - June 19, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

What drives community flood risk management? Policy diffusion or free-riding - Noonan DS, Richardson LE, Sadiq AA, Tyler J.
This study explores whether participation in the US Federal Emergency Management Agency's Com- munity Rating System (CRS), a voluntary community flood risk management program, is a function of policy diffusion or an act of free-riding. Policy diffusion wou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

Heat-related illness among wildland firefighters - Noonan CW, Semmens EO.
The 2019 bushfire catastrophe in Australia is only the most recent example of the increasing duration and intensity of wildfire events. In the past decade, the USA experienced 67  000 wildfires annually with an average 7 million acres burned. Over 3... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

The data set development for the National Spinal Cord Injury Registry of Iran (NSCIR-IR): progress toward improving the quality of care - Azadmanjir Z, Jazayeri SB, Habibi Arejan R, Ghodsi Z, Sharif-Alhoseini M, Kheiri G, Zendehdel K, Safdarian M, Sadeghian F, Khazaeipour Z, Naghdi K, Arab Kheradmand J, Saadat S, Pirnejad H, Fazel MR, Fakharian E, Mohammadzadeh M, Sadeghi-Naini M, Saberi H, Derakhshan P, Sabour H, Benzel EC, Oreilly G, Noonan V, Vaccaro AR, Emami-Razavi SH, Rahimi-Movaghar V.
STUDY DESIGN: Descriptive study. OBJECTIVES: The aim of this manuscript is to describe the development process of the data set for the National Spinal Cord Injury Registry of Iran (NSCIR-IR). SETTING: SCI community in Iran. METHODS: The NSC... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Let ’s Face It, the Robots Aren’t Coming, They’re Already Here!
The robots are here. For years Intuitive Surgical has remained relatively unchallenged in the surgical robotics market. The Sunnyvale, CA-based company has had the da Vinci robot on the market since 2,000, and no other firm has come close to matching its impact in the industry. But Medtronic and Johnson & Johnson are hard-pressed on giving it a try. Separately, the two companies have been building robotics solutions that will undoubtedly be competitors to Intuitive’s da Vinci. New Brunswick, NJ-based Johnson & Johnson found a nice entry point to compete through the Verb joint venture with Verily L...
Source: MDDI - February 24, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Omar Ford Tags: Assembly and Automation Source Type: news

Gay, bisexual, and queer men's attitudes and understandings of intimate partner violence and sexual assault - Salter M, Robinson K, Ullman J, Denson N, Ovenden G, Noonan K, Bansel P, Huppatz K.
This article presents the findings of a 20... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The co-occurrence of daily smoking, binge drinking and IPV among latino expectant fathers - Noonan D, Lyna P, Simmons LA, Gordon KC, Pollak KI.
We describe the co-occurrence of daily smoking, binge drinking, and intimate partner violence (IP... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 10, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Falls during inpatient rehabilitation in spinal cord injury, acquired brain injury, and neurologmusculoskeletal disease programs - Wilson A, Kurban D, Noonan VK, Krassioukov A.
STUDY DESIGN: Retrospective chart review. OBJECTIVES: To compare the  proportion of fallers and the patient level and fall characteristics among inpatients who had experienced at least one fall in a spinal cord injury (SCI), an acquired brain injur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

What is the clinical evidence supporting Trauma Team Training (TTT): a systematic review and meta-analysis - Noonan M, Olaussen A, Mathew J, Mitra B, Smit V, Fitzgerald M.
Background and Objectives: Major trauma centres manage severely injured patients using multi-disciplinary teams but the evidence-base that targeted Trauma Team Training (TTT) improves patients' outcomes is unclear. This systematic review aimed to id... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

The Deep-Sea Explorer Who Found the Titanic Wreck Is Now Searching for Amelia Earhart
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — The deep-sea explorer who discovered the wrecked Titanic is tackling an aviation mystery: Amelia Earhart’s disappearance. Robert Ballard and a National Geographic expedition will search for her plane next month near a Pacific Ocean atoll that’s part of the Phoenix Islands. Earhart and navigator Fred Noonan were attempting an around-the-world flight when their aircraft disappeared in July 1937, spawning years of searches and speculation. Ballard and his team will use remotely operated underwater vehicles in their search, the National Geographic channel said Tuesday. An archaeologica...
Source: TIME: Science - July 24, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Associated Press Tags: Uncategorized archeology onetime Source Type: news

Decision tree analysis to better control treatment effects in spinal cord injury clinical research - Tee JW, Rivers CS, Fallah N, Noonan VK, Kwon BK, Fisher CG, Street JT, Ailon T, Dea N, Paquette S, Dvorak MF.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to use decision tree modeling to identify optimal stratification groups considering both the neurological impairment and spinal column injury and to investigate the change in motor score as an example of a practical app... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Probabilistic walking models using built environment and sociodemographic predictors - Moudon AV, Huang R, Stewart OT, Cohen-Cline H, Noonan C, Hurvitz PM, Duncan GE.
BACKGROUND: Individual sociodemographic and home neighborhood built environment (BE) factors influence the probability of engaging in health-enhancing levels of walking or moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA). METHODS are needed to parsimo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news