Profiles of home violence and posttraumatic stress symptoms among young adults: distinguishing between trauma and adversity using latent class analysis - Adams SW, Allwood MA.
OBJECTIVE: Home violence exposure (HVE) varies by type and frequency of exposure, which can lead to uncertainty when determining what is traumatic and what is not, particularly when assessing posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) and disorder (PTSD). The cu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Effects of mindfulness training on posttraumatic stress symptoms from a community-based pilot clinical trial among survivors of intimate partner violence - Gallegos AM, Heffner KL, Cerulli C, Luck P, McGuinness S, Pigeon WR.
OBJECTIVE: Exposure to intimate partner violence (IPV) is a significant public health issue associated with deleterious mental and medical health comorbidities, including posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The hallmark symptoms of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Community-Based Prevention Source Type: news

A systematic review of treatment interventions for individuals with intellectual disability and trauma symptoms: a review of the recent literature - Byrne G.
Individuals with intellectual disabilities (IDs) are at increased susceptibility to adverse life experiences and trauma sequelae. There is a disparate range of therapeutic interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and associated symptoms. Thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Challenges of seeking reproductive health care in people experiencing intimate partner violence - O'Connor-Terry C, Burton D, Gowda T, Laing A, Chang JC.
Title X is a federally funded family planning initiative that provides low-cost and confidential reproductive health services to its clients. In recent years, Title X has been the subject of debate as its core tenants have been revised by the current admin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Decomposing differences in depressive symptoms between older rural-to-urban migrant workers and their counterparts in mainland China - Yang W, Li D, Gao J, Zhou X, Li F.
BACKGROUND: There has been an increase in older rural-to-urban migrant workers (aged 50 and above) in mainland China, little known about their depressive symptoms. The aim of this study was to identify depressive symptoms among older rural-to-urban migrant... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Encouraging Asian immigrant women to disclose intimate partner violence in primary care settings - Tavrow P, Azucar D, Huynh D, Yoo C, Liang D, Pathomrit W, Withers M.
Risks of intimate partner violence (IPV) often are higher among immigrant women, due to dependency, language barriers, deportation fears, cultural beliefs, and limited access to services. In the United States, Asian immigrant women experiencing IPV often a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factors that influence the decision to seek help in a police population - Burns C, Buchanan M.
Police officers face many competing pressures and demands. Exposure to potentially traumatic incidents and significant job-related stressors can place many at higher risk of developing physical and mental health problems. The police culture exerts a pronou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Hidden wounds of violence: abnormal motor oscillatory brain activity is related to posttraumatic stress symptoms - Lobo I, Campagnoli RR, Figueira JS, Andrade I, Figueira I, Gama C, Gon çalves RM, Keil A, Pereira MG, Volchan E, Oliveira L, David IA.
Victims of urban violence are at risk of developing Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), one of the most debilitating consequences of violence. Considering that PTSD may be associated with inefficient selection of defensive responses, it is important to u... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How did the number and type of injuries in patients presenting to a regional Level I trauma center change during the CoViD-19 pandemic with a stay-at-home order? - Sherman WF, Khadra HS, Kale NN, Wu VJ, Gladden PB, Lee OC.
BACKGROUND: During a pandemic, it is paramount to understand volume changes in Level I trauma so that with appropriate planning and reallocation of resources, these facilities can maintain and even improve life-saving capabilities. Evaluating nonaccidental... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Pituitary dysfunction after traumatic brain injury: prevalence and screening strategies - Ntali G, Tsagarakis S.
INTRODUCTION: Pituitary gland is vulnerable to traumatic brain injury (TBI). As a result a series of neuroendocrine changes appear after head injury; in many occasions they reverse with time, while occasionally new late onset changes may develop. AREAS... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Study: MRI with machine learning reveals brain changes from PTSD
A new machine learning approach added to conventional magnetic resonance imaging can identify the regions of the brain causing dissociative symptoms in people with post-traumatic stress disorder, researchers found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A rare case of pre-hospital globe enucleation after a penetrating injury to the orbit during an assault: a case report and literature review - Elkbuli A, Meneses E, Kinslow K, McKenney M, Boneva D.
INTRODUCTION: Ocular trauma is a common occurrence in trauma settings but often occurs with little to no effect on the vision of the patient. Traumatic enucleation is a rare but devastating injury. CASE PRESENTATION: A 40-year-old male presented to our... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A Thai version of the Michigan Hand Questionnaire (Thai MHQ): an investigation of the psychometric properties - Atthakomol P, Manosroi W, Sanguanrungsirikul S, Punoppamas S, Benjachaya S, Tongprasert S, Wongpakaran T.
BACKGROUND: The Michigan Hand Questionnaire (MHQ) is widely used to assess the hand/wrist conditions. We translated the original version into Thai (Thai MHQ) and evaluated its psychometric properties. METHODS: After receiving permission, the original M... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Anxiety, depression, and quality of life: a long-term follow-up study of patients with persisting concussion symptoms - Doroszkiewicz C, Gold D, Green RE, Tartaglia MC, Ma J, Tator C.
The objectives of this study were to evaluate the prevalence of clinical symptoms of anxiety and depression and the re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

CSF leaks due to electric scooter injury - Kim JH, Ge M, Su P, Suh JD, Ference EH.
BACKGROUND: There has been a rapid increase in electric motorized scooter (e-scooter) usage after the introduction of dockless, shareable devices. METHODS: Case series from three tertiary hospitals in Los Angeles between May-September 2019. RESULTS... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Domestic violence and sexual assault service providers' perspectives on Nigerian immigrants' domestic violence experiences - Ogbonnaya IN, Fawole OI, Rizo CF.
We investigated 13 domestic violence (DV) and sexual assault agency directors' perspectives regarding Nigerian immigrants' experiences of violence, DV-related service needs, and best strategies for providing those needs. Directors across five U.S. states w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Extracorporeal treatment for chloroquine, hydroxychloroquine, and quinine poisoning: systematic review and recommendations from the EXTRIP Workgroup - Berling I, King JD, Shepherd G, Hoffman RS, Alhatali B, Lavergne V, Roberts DM, Gosselin S, Wilson G, Nolin TD, Ghannoum M, EXTRIP workgroup.
BACKGROUND: Although chloroquine, hydroxychloroquine, and quinine are used for a range of medical conditions, recent research suggested a potential role in treating COVID-19. The resultant increase in prescribing was accompanied by an increase in adverse e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

In search of concrete outcomes-a systematic review on the effectiveness of educational interventions on reducing acute occupational injuries - Li J, Pang M, Smith J, Pawliuk C, Pike I.
Education is a common strategy used to prevent occupational injuries. However, its effectiveness is often measured using surrogate measures instead of true injury outcomes. To evaluate the effectiveness of workplace educational interventions, we selectivel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Keeping patients at risk for self-harm safe in the emergency department: a protocolized approach - Donovan AL, Aaronson EL, Black L, Fisher SA, Bird SA, Benzer T, Temin ES.
The objectives of this study are t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Primary Healthcare management strategies in socially vulnerable territories exposed to violence - Nonato LOF, Peres AM, Khalaf DK, Souza MAR, Figueiredo KC, Lapierre J.
OBJECTIVE: To identify management strategies used by the Family Health Strategy teams of a Basic Health Unit in organizing work in socially vulnerable territories exposed to violence. METHOD: A single case study with a qualitative approach in a family ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Psychological portrait of a participant of military actions and stress-associated violations - Abramov S, Kyrychenko A, Kornatsky V, Ogorenko V, Tomakh N.
The problem of studying, diagnosing and correcting stress-associated disorders resulting from exposure to psychogenic factors, the sources of which are various traumatic events, is one of the most relevant. The purpose of the work is to create a psychologi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Recovering at work: how business can support staff who may be facing trauma, Centre for Mental Health
This guide has been produced by City Mental Health Alliance and Centre for Mental Health to help businesses become “trauma-informed”. It will help businesses to better understand and support their people through the psychological and emotional traumas that people may have experienced in 2020. The guide mainly relates to the impact of Covid-19 pandemic, but it also looks at the difficult and triggering conver sations and experiences of racism, and some of the lessons are relevant for other causes as well. We have provided an overview of some of the difficulties that people may experience – from more mild t...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

At the limits of suicide: the bad timing of the gift - Jaworski K, Scott DG.
No matter how hard we try to grasp it fully, something about suicide always remains out of reach or outside of knowledge, unspoken, shrouded by the privacy and singularity of the moment in which someone suicided. How do we, the living, respond to this secr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Fear of COVID-19 and the mental health consequences in America - Fitzpatrick KM, Harris C, Drawve G.
The intent of this work was to examine the intersection of COVID-19 fear with social vulnerabilities and mental health consequences among adults living in the United States. Data are from a nationally representative sample (n = 10,368) of U.S. adults surve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Impairments in cerebral autoregulation is associated with postural control in sports related concussion - Reichow A, McCredie M, Stokes M, Bell K, Purkayastha S.
Global and regional deficits in cerebral blood flow are reported with concussions, a major public health concern, with approximately 3.8 million incidences occurring annually in the United States alone. Recent studies have identified an increased risk of m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Socio-demographic and clinical pattern of patients attending a neuropsychiatric hospital in Nigeria: a five-year retrospective study - Sale S.
This study was carried out to assess the sociodemographic ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association between registered sex offender status and risk of housing instability and homelessness among veterans - Byrne T, Cashy J, Metraux S, Blosnich JR, Cusack M, Culhane DP, McInnes DK, Culhane E, Montgomery AE.
Research is limited about whether and to what extent registered sex offenders (RSOs) face an increased risk of housing instability. The intersection of RSO and housing instability is particularly salient for veterans as there are disproportionately higher ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Spanish version of the Johns Hopkins Fall Risk Assessment Tool - Ariza-Zafra FJ, Romero-Galisteo RP, Ruiz-Mu ñoz M, Cuesta-Vargas AI, González-Sánchez M.
PURPOSE: To perform a cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Johns Hopkins Fall Risk Assessment Tool to develop its Spanish version (JHFRAT-Sp). MATERIAL AND METHODS: Two hundred eleven participants aged 60 years or older participated in thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Developmental venous anomaly associated ischemic stroke caused by minor head trauma: a case report - Lee CH, Shin BS, Kang HG.
We report a case of ischemic stroke in the area of a DVA after minor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology, prehospital characteristics and outcomes of severe traumatic brain injury in the Netherlands: the BRAIN-PROTECT study - Bossers SM, Boer C, Bloemers FW, Van Lieshout EMM, Den Hartog D, Hoogerwerf N, Innemee G, van der Naalt J, Absalom AR, Peerdeman SM, de Visser M, de Leeuw MA, Schwarte LA, Loer SA, Schober P, BRAIN-PROTECT collaborators.
OBJECTIVE A thorough understanding of the epidemiology, patient characteristics, trauma mechanisms, and current outcomes among patients with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) is important as it may inform potential strategies to impr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Improving the response of primary care providers to rural First Nation women who experience intimate partner violence: a qualitative study - Rizkalla K, Maar M, Pilon R, McGregor L, Reade M.
BACKGROUND: Some legacies of colonialism are that Indigenous women living in Canada experience higher rates of intimate partner violence (IPV) and that violence is often more severe relative to non-Indigenous women. This results in avoidable physical, psyc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence: recognizing and responding safely - MacMillan HL, Kimber M, Stewart DE.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a major public health problem. Also known as domestic violence, IPV refers to any behavior by an intimate partner or ex-partner that causes physical, sexual, or psychological harm, including controlling or coercive behavi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Men's gendered experiences of rehabilitation and recovery following traumatic brain injury: a reflexive thematic analysis - D'Souza A, Fabricius A, Amodio V, Colquhoun H, Lewko J, Haag HL, Quilico E, Archambault P, Colantonio A, Mollayeva T.
Research shows that gender influences men's health-related beliefs and behaviours - including those within the context of traumatic brain injury (TBI) - making it a factor that should be considered when designing and implementing interventions for this pop... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Teacher wellbeing in remote Australian communities - Willis A, Grainger P.
This paper reports on a project aimed at investigating teacher wellbeing in remote communities in Australia. It utilised a multiple case study methodology to investigate the lived experiences of remote Australian teachers, particularly how remote teachers ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The burden of trauma in Tanzania: analysis of prospective trauma registry data at regional hospitals in Tanzania - Sawe HR, Wallis LA, Weber EJ, Mfinanga JA, Coats TJ, Reynolds TA.
BACKGROUND: Trauma contributes significantly to the burden of disease and mortality in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Like most of SSA, Tanzania lacks prospective trauma registries (TRs), resulting in poor and inconsistent availability of injury data. A model T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Trajectories of exposure to neighborhood deprivation and the odds of experiencing intimate partner violence among women: are there sensitive periods for exposure? - Yakubovich AR, Heron J, Barter C, Humphreys DK.
Neighborhood disadvantage is commonly hypothesized to be positively associated with intimate partner violence (IPV) against women. However, longitudinal investigation of this association has been limited, with no studies on whether the timing of exposure m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Understanding access to professional healthcare among asylum seekers facing gender-based violence: a qualitative study from a stakeholder perspective - Rodella Sapia MD, Wangmo T, Dagron S, Elger BS.
BACKGROUND: When it comes to gender-based violence (GBV), migrant women and girls represent the most vulnerable group. GBV can happen at any stage of migrants' flight and/or during the asylum process. It has severe consequences on their life and health. Vi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How is COVID-19 affecting Holocaust survivors?
(Bar-Ilan University) Bar-Ilan University researchers examined whether exposure to specific Holocaust adversities would be related to amplified psychological reactions to COVID-19. They found that PTSD and loneliness were more prevalent among survivors who contracted infectious diseases such as tuberculosis and dysentery during the Holocaust relative to older adults who did not experience the Holocaust. Moreover, worries related to COVID-19 were more frequent among survivors who contracted infectious diseases during the Holocaust relative to other survivors or those who were not exposed to the Holocaust. (Source: EurekAler...
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

A latent factor approach to belief in a just world and its association with well-being - Hafer CL, Busseri MA, Rubel AN, Drolet CE, Cherrington JN.
Drawing on justice motive theory (Lerner et al. in Berkowitz and Walster (eds) Advances in experimental social psychology. Academic Press, New York, 1976), in the present work we examine belief in a just world as an underlying (latent) factor, reflected in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Counter-intuitive responses to sexual assault - Isaacs R.
Sexual assault is a highly traumatic experience. The cognitive, physiological and behavioural responses of the victim during the assault, immediately following, and sometime later at forensic medical assessment may appear counter-intuitive. Tonic immobilit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factitious injury - Pisani F.
An injury is best defined as 'damage to any part of the body due to the application of mechanical force'. When the intensity of the force applied to the body exceeds the tissues' capability to absorb these forces, the result is an injury or a wound. It is ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Firearm suicide mortality among emergency department patients with physical health problems - Goldman-Mellor S, Hall C, Cerd á M, Bhat H.
PURPOSE: Individuals with poor physical and mental health may face elevated risk for suicide, particularly suicide by firearm. METHODS: This retrospective cohort study used statewide, longitudinally-linked ED patient record and mortality data to examin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Quality indicators for patients with traumatic brain injury in European intensive care units: a CENTER-TBI study - Huijben JA, Wiegers EJA, Ercole A, De Keizer NF, Maas AIR, Steyerberg EW, Citerio G, Wilson L, Polinder S, Nieboer D, Menon D, Lingsma HF, van der Jagt M, Åkerlund C, Amrein K, Andelic N, Andreassen L, Audibert G, Azouvi P, Azzolini ML, Bartels R, Beer R, Bellander BM, Benali H, Berardino M, Beretta L, Beqiri E, Blaabjerg M, Lund SB, Brorsson C, Büki A, Cabeleira M, Caccioppola A, Calappi E, Calvi MR, Cameron P, Lozano GC, Carbonara M, Castaño-Leon AM, Cavallo S, Chevallard G, Chieregato A, Coburn M, Coles J, Cooper JD, Correia M, Czeiter E, Czosnyka M, Dahyot-Fizelier C, Dark P, De Keyser V, Degos V, Corte FD, den Boogert H, Depreitere B, Dilvesi D, Dixit A, Dreier J, Dulière GL, Ezer E, Fabricius M, Foks K, Frisvold S, Furmanov A, Galanaud D, Gantner D, Ghuysen A, Giga L, Golubovic J, Gómez PA, Grossi F, Gupta D, Haitsma I, Helbok R, Helseth E, Hutchinson PJ, Jankowski S, Johnson F, Karan M, Kolias AG, Kondziella D, Koraropoulos E, Koskinen LO, Kovacs N, Kowark A, Lagares A, Laureys S, Lecky F, Ledoux D, Lejeune A, Lightfoot R, Mana ra A, Martino C, Maréchal H, Mattern J, McMahon C, Menovsky T, Misset B, Muraleedharan V, Murray L, Negru A, Nelson D, Newcombe V, Nyirádi J, Ortolano F, Payen JF, Perlbarg V, Persona P, Peul W, Piippo-Karjalainen A, Ples H, Pomposo I, Posti JP, Puybasset L, Rădoi A, Ragauskas A, Raj R, Rhodes J, Richter S, Ročka S, Roe C, Roise O, Rosenfeld JV, Rosenlund C, Rosenthal G, Rossaint R, Rossi S, Sahuquillo J, Sandrød O, Sakowitz O, Sanchez-Porras R, Schirmer-Mikalsen K, Schou RF, Smielewski P, Sorinola A, Stamatakis E, Stocchetti N, Sundström N, Takala R, Tamas V, Tamosuitis T, Tenovuo O, Th omas M, Tibboel D, Tolias C, Trapani T, Tudora CM, Vajkoczy P, Vallance S, Valeinis E, Vámos Z, Van der Steen G, van Dijck JTJM, van Essen TA, van Wijk RPJ, Vargiolu A, Vega E, Vik A, Vilcinis R, Volovici V, Voormolen D, Vuleković P, Williams G, Winzeck S, Wolf S, Younsi A, Zeiler FA, Ziverte A, Z oerle T, Clusmann H, the CENTER-TBI investigators and participants for the ICU stratum.
The aim of this study is to validate a previously published consensus-based quality indicator set for the management of patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) at intensive care units (ICUs) in Europe and to study its potential for quality measurement a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Roles of urban heat anomaly and land-use/land-cover on the heat-related mortality in the national capital region of South Korea: a multi-districts time-series study - Jang J, Lee W, Choi M, Kang C, Kim H.
The urban heat anomaly has been suggested as a representative risk factor for human health in metropolitan areas, but few studies have measured a quantitative increase in risk due to the urban heat anomaly on heat-related mortality in the summer season or ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

PTSD Tied to a Doubling of Dementia Risk PTSD Tied to a Doubling of Dementia Risk
Posttraumatic stress disorder is associated with up to a twofold increased risk of dementia, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - September 22, 2020 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Suicide attempts and self-inflicted injury among a national cohort of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injury - Oni OA, Singh V, Sharma R, Sharma M, Sharma R, Oehlert M, Thakur H.
BACKGROUND: Suicide rates are on the rise globally. Many suicide completers are previous attempters. Risk identification of attempters will provide an opportunity for prompt and targeted intervention towards suicide prevention. The aim of this study was to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Post-traumatic headache in children and adolescents: a narrative review with a focus on management - Monsour DA, Lay C, Ansari T, Lagman-Bartolome AM.
This article aims to re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Sexual abuse amongst secondary school students in Port Harcourt, South-South Nigeria: a rising public health menace, factors and implications - Okagua J, Alex-Hart BA.
BACKGROUND: Child sexual abuse has been implicated in most of adult psychopathologies including depression, post-traumatic stress disorders, eating disorders and even suicide. However, it remains a hidden truth due to stigmatization and cultural expectatio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"Willing victims": the prevalence of violence and public discourse against indigenous women and girls - Johnson C.
Drawing on the current research, I argue that the extensive violence against Canada's Indigenous women and girls is enabled by public discourses that rely heavily on racist stereotypes. I use Razack's theoretical framework of "gendered disposibility" and "... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

"You want to catch the biggest thing going in the ocean": a qualitative analysis of intimate partner stalking - Flowers C, Winder B, Slade K.
This study employs a qualitative phenomenological exploration of the "lived" experiences of male intimate partner stalking (IPS) perpetrators serving a custodial sentence in the United Kingdom for an offense related to intimate partner violence (IPV). The ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news