Characteristics of occupational environmental heat injuries/illnesses, Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses, 2011 to 2019 - Hawkins D, Ibrahim M.
This study describes the characteristic of workers experiencing occupational heat-related injuries/illnesses in the United States and to explore associations between states' average annual temperatures and heat-related injury/illness rates. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Characteristics and outcomes of electric bicycle-related open-globe injuries in a tertiary hospital in North China - Han S, Wang L, Fan Y, Wang T, Jia J, Huo T, Xin L.
BACKGROUND: The aim was to describe the characteristics and outcomes of patients treated for electric bicycle-related open-globe injuries (OGIs). METHODS: A retrospective chart review of all patients who presented with electric bicycle-related OGIs... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Causal and contributing factors of accidents in the Ghanaian mining industry - Joe-Asare T, Stemn E, Amegbey N.
This study aimed to analyse the causal and contributory factors of accidents within Ghanaian gold mines. 701 accident investigation reports were ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Bite injuries - diagnosis and treatment - Besmens IS, Politikou O, Greminger M, Calcagni M.
Bite Injuries - Diagnosis and Treatment Abstract. In Switzerland 50% of the people get bitten by an animal once in their lifetime. Almost 20% of all bite injuries lead to infections. All bite wounds should be debrided and irrigated with saline. Primary wou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Bicycle accidents in the course of time in M ünster, Germany : analysis of changes in bicycle accidents over the past 10 years - Schlautmann D, Raschke M, Weiss U, Wieskötter B, Ueberberg J, Juhra C.
BACKGROUND: Bicycles have been a  popular means of transport for many years. Especially in times of increased climate discussion, the bicycle has moved further into focus as an environmentally friendly and cost-effective means of transport. Bike lanes and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Bibliometric analysis of post-traumatic stress disorder in forensic medicine: research trends, hot spots, and prospects - Zhu W, Li Y, Ma X, Yang H, Wang Z, Shi R, Shi W, Cong B.
BACKGROUND: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has various risk factors, complex pathogenesis, and diverse symptoms, and is often comorbid with other injuries and diseases, making forensic diagnosis difficult. METHODS: To explore the current res... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association of primary immunodeficiencies in parents with psychiatric disorders and suicidal behavior in their offspring - Isung J, Isomura K, Williams K, Zhang T, Lichtenstein P, Fern ández de la Cruz L, Sidorchuk A, Mataix-Cols D.
IMPORTANCE: Maternal immune activation (MIA) leading to altered neurodevelopment in utero is a hypothesized risk factor for psychiatric outcomes in offspring. Primary antibody immunodeficiencies (PIDs) constitute a unique natural experiment to test the MIA... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association of COVID-19-related discrimination with subsequent depression and suicidal ideation in healthcare workers - Narita Z, Okubo R, Sasaki Y, Takeda K, Ohmagari N, Yamaguchi K, Morisaki N, Sampei M, Ishitsuka K, Kojima M, Nishimura K, Inoue M, Yamamoto S, Konishi M, Miyo K, Mizoue T.
Previous cross-sectional studies showed that COVID-19-related discrimination against healthcare workers was linked to depression. However, no study has examined the longitudinal association that allows causal interpretations. This prospective cohort study ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association between intimate partner psychological violence and psychological distress among nurses: the role of personality traits and social support - Huang W, Zhang F, Sun X, Yu Q, Huang J, Su Y, Lan Y.
This study proposes investigating the risk and protective factors of intimate partner (IP) psychological violence and psychological distress to better promote psychological wellbeing for nurses and health outcomes for patients. DESIGN: A cross... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Assessment of return to play after an acute shoulder injury: protocol for an explorative prospective observational German multicentre study - Kurz E, Bloch H, Buchholz I, Maier D, Praetorius A, Seyler S, Standtke S, Achenbach L.
INTRODUCTION: To date, there is no valid single test or battery of tests for informing return-to-play (RTP) decisions following an acute shoulder injury. The purpose of this exploratory study is to evaluate a diagnostic test battery based on a Delphi conse... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Assessing the mental health impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on US fire-based EMS responders: a tale of two samples (the RAPID Study I) - Raposa ME, Mullin G, Murray RM, Shepler LJ, Castro KC, Fisher AB, Gallogly VH, Davis AL, Resick CJ, Lee J, Allen JA, Taylor JA.
OBJECTIVE: Examine the COVID-19 pandemic's impact on fire service safety culture, behavior and morale, levers of well-being, and well-being outcomes. METHODS: Two samples (SAVER, consisting of three metropolitan departments, and FOCUS, a geographic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Black mothers in racially segregated neighborhoods embodying structural violence: PTSD and depressive symptoms on the South Side of Chicago - Mendenhall R, Lee MJ, Cole SW, Morrow R, Rodriguez-Zas SL, Henderson L, Turi KN, Greenlee A.
This study employs multi-level and mixed-methods approaches to examine how structural violence affects the health of low-income, single Black mothers. We use multilevel regression models to examine how feeling "trapped" in racially segregated neighborhoods... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Improving care for SUD patients with complex trauma-relationships between childhood trauma, dissociation, and suicidal behavior in female patients with PTSD and SUD - Gidzgier PA, Bari M, L ópez-Atanes M, Lotzin A, Grundmann J, Hiller P, Schneider B, Schäfer I.
BACKGROUND: Posttraumatic disorders are among the most frequent co-occurring diagnoses in patients with substance use disorders (SUD). Individuals with this dual diagnosis often present with special treatment needs, especially after childhood traumatic exp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Assistance dogs take center stage at NIEHS Veterans Day event
<img width="100" src="https://factor.niehs.nih.gov/sites/niehs-factor/files/styles/large/public/2016/12/beyond-the-bench/veteransday/thumb804650.jpg?itok=Qj14llmB" /><br /><p>Terry Henry, from paws4people, with his assistance dog, Campbell, shared how trained dogs can help those with post-traumatic stress disorder.</p> (read more) (Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter)
Source: Environmental Factor - NIEHS Newsletter - February 3, 2023 Category: Environmental Health Source Type: news

Negative urgency, PTSD symptoms, and alcohol risk in college students - Hallihan H, Bing-Canar H, Paltell K, Berenz EC.
Theoretical models of trauma and alcohol use suggest that trauma-exposed individuals with higher levels of PTSD symptoms are at increased risk of problematic and coping-oriented alcohol use to alleviate unwanted internal states. The goal of the current stu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 1, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news