The effect of the emotional state on driving performance in a simulated car-following task - Zhang Q, Qu W, Ge Y, Sun X, Zhang K.
Emotion is an important factor that influences driving behavior, but the mechanism is unclear. This research explored the effect of the emotional state on simulated driving behavior. Thirty-five licensed drivers participated in this study and completed a c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Safety effects of parking maneuvers - Findley DJ, Nye TS, Lattimore E, Swain G, Bhat SKP, Foley B.
Parking maneuvers, particularly a vehicle's maneuver for entering and leaving a parking space, have varying rates of use and safety impacts. In this effort, crash data were collected for parking lots in the vicinity of a university campus and compared to o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

How visually impaired cyclists ride regular and pedal electric bicycles - Jelijs B, Heutink J, de Waard D, Brookhuis KA, Melis-Dankers BJM.
The present study investigates whether visually impaired cyclists compensate for their vision limitations by maintaining a lower speed or a larger distance to the kerb than normally sighted cyclists when riding a regular bicycle or pedal electric bicycle (... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Attitudes, risk perception and risk-taking behaviour among regular cyclists in Norway - Kummeneje AM, Rundmo T.
The main aim of the study was to investigate whether attitudes toward traffic safety, risk perception, worry, risk tolerance, safety priority, and accident involvement are associated with cyclists' risk-taking behaviour. Two types of cyclists' risk-taking ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

You Can Learn a Lot About Yourself From a DNA Test. Here ’s What Your Genes Cannot Tell You
“Have you found an article of clothing with a suspicious stain?” asks the website of one Florida-based company called All About Truth DNA Services, which informs readers that “aprrpoximately [sic] 60% of husbands and 40% of wives will have an affair at some point,” and recommends consumers wait for their “suspicious item” to dry and then send it in for testing. Also accepted: cigarette butts, toothpicks, hair. The landscape of the consumer genomics market now would have been barely recognizable a decade ago. One study by scholar Andelka Phillips, then at the University of Oxford, found t...
Source: TIME: Science - March 3, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Libby Copeland Tags: Uncategorized DNA DNA tests Science Source Type: news

You Can Learn a Lot About Yourself From a DNA Test. Here ’s What Your Genes Cannot Tell You
“Have you found an article of clothing with a suspicious stain?” asks the website of one Florida-based company called All About Truth DNA Services, which informs readers that “aprrpoximately [sic] 60% of husbands and 40% of wives will have an affair at some point,” and recommends consumers wait for their “suspicious item” to dry and then send it in for testing. Also accepted: cigarette butts, toothpicks, hair. The landscape of the consumer genomics market now would have been barely recognizable a decade ago. One study by scholar Andelka Phillips, then at the University of Oxford, found t...
Source: TIME: Health - March 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Libby Copeland Tags: Uncategorized DNA DNA tests Science Source Type: news

Validation of the 2HELPS2B seizure risk score in acute brain injury patients - Moffet EW, Subramaniam T, Hirsch LJ, Gilmore EJ, Lee JW, Rodriguez-Ruiz AA, Haider HA, Dhakar MB, Jadeja N, Osman G, Gaspard N, Struck AF.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Seizures are common after traumatic brain injury (TBI), aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH), subdural hematoma (SDH), and non-traumatic intraparenchymal hemorrhage (IPH)-collectively defined herein as acute brain injury (ABI... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Musculoskeletal injuries and United States Army readiness. Part II: management challenges and risk mitigation initiatives - Molloy JM, Pendergrass TL, Lee IE, Hauret KG, Chervak MC, Rhon DI.
INTRODUCTION: Noncombat injuries ("injuries") threaten soldier health and United States (U.S.) Army medical readiness, accounting for more than twice as many outpatient medical encounters among active component (AC) soldiers as behavioral health conditions... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Leg dominance effects on postural control when performing challenging balance exercises - Promsri A, Haid T, Werner I, Federolf P.
Leg dominance reflects the preferential use of one leg over another and is typically attributed to asymmetries in the neural circuitry. Detecting leg dominance effects on motor behavior, particularly during balancing exercises, has proven difficult. The cu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Awareness and knowledge about anterior cruciate ligament injury among the general adult population of Saudi Arabia - Gharbawi ES, Al-Mubaddil MS, Al-Moaibed GF, Al-Shammri SO.
This study aimed to determine the knowledge toward ACL injury in the general population of Saudi Arabia,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Postpartum depressive symptoms in low-income Latinas: cultural and contextual contributors - Ponting C, Chavira DA, Ramos I, Christensen W, Guardino C, Dunkel Schetter C.
OBJECTIVE: Using a conceptual model of postpartum depression risk in Latinas including both contextual and cultural stressors, we tested contributions to depressive symptom levels and trajectories over the course of 1 year following birth in a community sa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Pharmacokinetic evaluation of brain penetrating morpholine-3-hydroxy-2-pyridine oxime as an antidote for nerve agent poisoning - Zorbaz T, Mi šetić P, Probst N, Žunec S, Zandona A, Mendaš G, Micek V, Maček Hrvat N, Katalinić M, Braïki A, Jean L, Renard PY, Gabelica Marković V, Kovarik Z.
Nerve agents, the deadliest chemical warfare agents, are potent inhibitors of acetylcholinesterase (AChE) and cause rapid cholinergic crisis with serious symptoms of poisoning. Oxime reactivators of AChE are used in medical practice in treatment of nerve a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Perfectionism profiles and anger responses: the relevant role of self-esteem in athletes of professional quarries - Mu ñoz-Villena AJ, Gómez-López M, González-Hernández J.
Perfectionism is a multidimensional personality trait characterized by effort and rigidity in setting high personal standards, accompanied by an excessive tendency toward critical assessments, which plays an important role in cognitive, behavioral, and emo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Factors that influence the risk of falling after spinal cord injury: a qualitative photo-elicitation study with individuals that use a wheelchair as their primary means of mobility - Singh H, Scovil CY, Yoshida K, Oosman S, Kaiser A, Craven C, Jaglal S, Musselman KE.
INTRODUCTION: Falls are a concern for wheelchair users with spinal cord injury (SCI). Falls can negatively impact the physical and psychological well-being of fallers. To date, the perspectives of wheelchair users with lived experiences of SCI on the contr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Detection of subtle gait disturbance and future fall risk in early multiple sclerosis - Brandstadter R, Ayeni O, Krieger SC, Harel NY, Escalon MX, Katz Sand I, Leavitt VM, Fabian MT, Buyukturkoglu K, Klineova S, Riley CS, Lublin FD, Miller AE, Sumowski JF.
OBJECTIVE: To test the hypothesis that higher-challenge gait and balance tasks are more sensitive than traditional metrics to subtle patient-reported gait dysfunction and future fall risk in early multiple sclerosis (MS). METHODS: Persons with earl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Cross-sectional analysis of backward, forward, and dual task gait kinematics in people with Parkinson disease with and without freezing of gait - Myers PS, Rawson KS, Harrison EC, Horin AP, Sutter EN, McNeely ME, Earhart GM.
People with Parkinson disease demonstrate increased gait variability, but the primary variability sources are poorly understood. People with Parkinson disease and freezing of gait (freezers) have greater gait impairments than people with Parkinson disease ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Alterations in medial-lateral postural control after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction during stair use - Hall M, Perraton LG, Stevermer CA, Gillette JC.
BACKGROUND: Dynamic postural control during everyday tasks is poorly understood in people following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR). Understanding dynamic postural control can provide insight into potentially modifiable impairments in peop... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio: a potential new peripheral biomarker of suicidal behavior - Velasco Á, Rodríguez-Revuelta J, Olié E, Abad I, Fernández-Peláez A, Cazals A, Guillaume S, de la Fuente-Tomás L, Jimenez-Trevino L, Gutierrez L, García-Portilla P, Bobes J, Courtet P, Saiz PA.
BACKGROUND.: Neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR), monocyte-to-lymphocyte ratio (MLR), and platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR) have emerged as important peripheral inflammatory biomarkers. Recent data suggest a possible role of the immune system in the path... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The effects of choral singing on communication impairments in acquired brain injury: A systematic review - Monroe P, Halaki M, Kumfor F, Ballard KJ.
BACKGROUND: Acquired brain injury (ABI), such as Parkinson's disease, dementia or stroke, can result in communication difficulties that lead to an impoverished ability to connect meaningfully with others. Choral singing is a complex task that uses multiple... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The examination of mental toughness, sleep, mood and injury rates in an Arctic ultra-marathon - Graham SM, Martindale RJJ, McKinley M, Connaboy C, Andronikos G, Susmarski A.
There is scarcity of research examining the physiological and psychological effects of ultra-endurance racing on athletes in extreme conditions. The purpose of the current study was to identify common injury patterns and illness, profile mood states and sl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The relationship between ethical leadership, organizational commitment and the Zero Accident Vision (ZAV) implementation in the defense industry - Igi ć D, Vuković M, Urosevic S, Mladenović-Ranisavljević I, Voza D.
The main aim of this research was to measure workers' perceptions of the four crucial success factors (commitment to safety, safety communication, the safety climate and learning from incidents) for the Zero Accident Vision (ZAV) implementation by conducti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

High prevalence of outpatient falls following elective shoulder arthroplasty - Sridharan MJ, Everhart JS, Frantz TL, Samade R, Neviaser AS, Bishop JY, Cvetanovich GL.
This study characterized the prevalence and risk factors of inpatient and outpatient postoperative falls in patients undergoing elective shoulder arthroplasty. METHODS: A retrospective chart review of 198 patients undergoing anatomic or... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Eye injuries in the National Basketball Association - Go JA, Lin SY, Williams KJ, Tran J, Sweeney AR, Foroozan R, Yen MT.
Basketball is one of the most common causes of sport-related eye injuries in the United States.1 Although the correlation between basketball and ophthalmic injury is well documented, limited information is available regarding the circumstances and scen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Abortion and suicide attempt - Authors' reply - Steinberg JR, Laursen TM, Adler NE, Munk-Olsen T.
In response to Hirofumi Hirakawa and Nobuyoshi Ishii's Correspondence,1 we are happy to clarify what we controlled for in our Article. We did control for diagnoses of bipolar disorder in the covariate of previous psychiatric contacts; this variable tur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Abortion and suicide attempt - Hirakawa H, Ishii N.
We read with interest the Article by Julia Steinberg and colleagues in The Lancet Psychiatry,1 in which the authors examined the risk of first suicide attempt before and after abortion, adjusting for age, calendar year, socioeconomic status, history of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Walking on uneven ground: how do patients with unilateral cerebral palsy adapt? - Romkes J, Freslier M, Rutz E, Bracht-Schweizer K.
BACKGROUND: Children with cerebral palsy experience movement disorders that influence gait stability. It is likely that gait stability further decreases when walking on uneven compared to even ground. Therefore, the aim of this study was to investigate gai... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The risk of deliberate self-harm following a diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis: a population-based cohort study - Kuriya B, Vigod S, Luo J, Widdifield J, Haroon N.
OBJECTIVE: Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and ankylosing spondylitis (AS) are associated with mental illness. The risk of serious mental illness, including deliberate self-harm (DSH), in these conditions is not well known. We aimed to determine if RA or AS inde... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Predictors of longitudinal depression trajectories after traumatic brain injury in Latin America: a multi-site study - Cariello AN, Perrin PB, Agudelo YR, Olivera Plaza SL, Quijano MC, Trujillo MA, Arango-Lasprilla JC.
This study examined whether cognitive dysfunction and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Paired walkers with better first impression synchronize better - Cheng M, Kato M, Saunders JA, Tseng CH.
This study measured automatic walking synchronization and how it associates with social impression. Previous studies discovered positive social consequence of motor synchrony with ecological paradigms (e.g. body movement synchrony between therapists and pa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Monitoring of the human body and brain behavior using optical motion capture system and EEG utilizing horseback riding simulator: an extended case study - Byzova A, Roozbahani H, Handroos H, Hakansson N, Lankarani HM.
[Purpose] Hippotherapy is an unusual type of treatment and has been found to be effective for diseases of the musculoskeletal system and rehabilitation. Horseback riding simulator is used as a beneficial alternative to the real horse with utilizing an opti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Incidence of death from unintentional injury among patients with cancer in the United States - Yang K, Zheng Y, Peng J, Chen J, Feng H, Yu K, Chen Y, Luo W, Yang P, Yang Y, Wu B.
IMPORTANCE: Previous studies have suggested that patients with cancer may be at an increased risk of death from unintentional injury, but to our knowledge, no large studies have examined the rates of death from unintentional injury among patients with canc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Evaluation of leptin levels in serum as a biomarker for suicide behavior: systematic review and meta-analysis - Gonz ález-Castro TB, Almeida de la O PLA, Tovilla-Zárate CA, López-Narváez ML, Genis Mendoza AD, Juárez-Rojop IE, Pérez-Hernández N, Rodríguez-Pérez JM.
OBJECTIVE: We conducted a meta-analysis of case-control studies to determine whether leptin levels in serum contribute to the pathogenesis of suicide behavior. METHODS: PubMed, EBSCO and Science Direct databases were used to search for relevant art... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Erratum to: Vaping pure cannabidiol e-cigarettes does not produce detectable amount of ∆9-thc in human blood - Kintz P.
This article was originally published with the incorrect title, ``Vaping Pure Vannabidiol e-Cigarettes Does Not Produce Detectable Amount of ∆9-THC in Human Blood.'... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Co-occurrence of autistic and psychotic traits: implications for depression, self-harm and suicidality - Sampson KN, Upthegrove R, Abu-Akel A, Haque S, Wood SJ, Reniers R.
BACKGROUND: There is increasing interest in the clinical and aetiological overlap between autism spectrum disorders and schizophrenia spectrum disorders, reported to co-occur at both diagnostic and trait levels. Individually, sub-clinical autistic and psyc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Effects of aquatic physical intervention on fall risk, working memory and hazard-perception as pedestrians in older people: a pilot trial - Nissim M, Livny A, Barmatz C, Tsarfaty G, Berner Y, Sacher Y, Giron J, Ratzon NZ.
BACKGROUND: Normal aging is associated with balance, mobility and working memory decline that increase fall risk and influence activity of daily living functions. Mounting evidence suggests that physical activity is beneficial for decreasing aging effects.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Genome-wide DNA methylation meta-analysis in the brains of suicide completers - Policicchio S, Washer S, Viana J, Iatrou A, Burrage J, Hannon E, Turecki G, Kaminsky Z, Mill J, Dempster EL, Murphy TM.
Suicide is the second leading cause of death globally among young people representing a significant global health burden. Although the molecular correlates of suicide remains poorly understood, it has been hypothesised that epigenomic processes may play a ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Injuries in novice participants during an eight-week start up crossfit program-a prospective cohort study - Larsen RT, Hessner AL, Ish øi L, Langberg H, Christensen J.
BACKGROUND: Previously published studies have reported injury rates ranging from 0.74 to 3.3 per 1000 h of exposure in CrossFit participants. However, the existing body of evidence is mainly based on experienced participants; therefore, the injury incidenc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Modeling railroad trespassing crash frequency using a mixed-effects negative binomial model - Kang Y, Iranitalab A, Khattak A.
The objective of this research was to investigate factors associated with the occurrenc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Personalized models of psychopathology - Wright AGC, Woods WC.
The personalized approach to psychopathology conceptualizes mental disorder as a complex system of contextualized dynamic processes that is nontrivially specific to each individual, and it seeks to develop formal idiographic statistical models to represent... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Staring at the (sur)face of the antisocial brain - Brazil IA, Buades-Rotger M.
Despite remarkable progress in the past three decades, the aetiology of antisocial behaviour remains elusive. Using the developmental taxonomy theory of antisocial behaviour as a starting point, Christina Carlisi and colleagues1 have made an important ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The relationship between maternal self-confidence and postpartum depression in primipara mothers: a follow-up study - Aydemir S, Onan N.
This follow-up study was performed in order to determine the relationship between maternal self-confidence and postpartum depression in primipara mothers over time. It was conducted between February and December 2017 with 82 primipara mothers. Data was col... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Depression and suicidal ideation among patients with cancer in the United States: a population-based study - Abdel-Rahman O.
PURPOSE: To evaluate the association between cancer diagnosis and depression and suicidal ideation in a population-based cohort in the United States. METHODS: This was a cross-sectional study based on the National Health and Nutrition Examination S... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Concussions in the National Football League: the evolution of video review for assessing the frequency and reliability of visible signs - Zuckerman SL, Elbin RJ, Sills AK, Crandall JR, Lessley DJ, Moran CM, Moran CD, Solomon GS.
Background: The use of video review to document visible signs (VS) of sport-related concussion in the National Football League (NFL) is a novel method to recognize head injuries.Hypothesis/Purpose: The current pilot studies used varying metho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Susceptibility to the fusion illusion is modulated during both action execution and action observation - Welsh TN, Reid C, Manson G, Constable MD, Tremblay L.
Many researchers have proposed that when an individual observes the actions of another individual, the observer simulates the action using many of the same neural areas that are involved in action production. The present study was designed to test this sim... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Surveillance and analysis of death causes of Shenzhen residents from 1994 to 2013 - Tang pure D, Jian L, Yingbin F, Liping L, Yongsheng W.
OBJECTIVE To analyze the characteristics of the causes of injury deaths of Shenzhen residents from 1994 to 2013, and to provide a scientific basis for the formulation of injury prevention measures and strategies. The method data was derived from the death ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Sex differences in brain gene expression among suicide completers - Cabrera-Mendoza B, Fresno C, Monroy-Jaramillo N, Fries GR, Walss-Bass C, Glahn DC, Ostrosky-Wegman P, Mendoza-Morales RC, Garcia-Dolores F, D íaz-Otañez CE, González-Sáenz EE, Genis-Mendoza AD, Martinez-Magaña JJ, Romero-Pimentel AL, Flores G, Vázquez-Roque RA, Nicolini H.
BACKGROUND: Suicide rates vary substantially by sex. Suicides committed by males significantly outnumber female suicides. Disparities in community and social factors provide a partial explanation for this phenomenon. Thus, the evaluation of sex differences... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Risks of seizure with fatal traffic crash at wheel in people with epilepsy - Nishida T, Kawai K, Tachimori H.
PURPOSE: The Japanese authorities require a 2-year seizure-free period for a driver's license in people with epilepsy. To evaluate the stringency of the criteria, we calculated the risk of fatal traffic crashes by epileptic seizure and compared that to the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Results analysis of occupational physical examination for major occupational hazards exposed laborer in 2018 in Guangzhou - Rong X, Guo JY, Wang Z.
Objective: To analyze the results of occupational physical examination for major occupational hazard exposed laborer in 2018 in Guangzhou, to provide scientific basis for occupational health supervise. Methods: In January 2019, descriptive ep... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Research progress of BP neural network in road traffic injury prediction -
This study c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Quit being so rigid: how traditional gait analysis assumptions confound our understanding of ankles, feet, footwear and biomechanics - Zelik K, Honert E.
The human foot is traditionally modeled as a single rigid element in gate analysis studies ... Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news