Histology of brain trauma and hypoxia-ischemia - Rahaman P, Del Bigio MR.
Forensic pathologists encounter hypoxic-ischemic (HI) brain damage or traumatic brain injuries (TBI) on an almost daily basis. Evaluation of the findings guides decisions regarding cause and manner of death. When there are gross findings of brain trauma, t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Homicidal violence among National Football League athletes - Cummings P, Harbaugh AG, Farah G.
Given the concerns regarding chronic traumatic encephalopathy and its potential association with violent behavior in football players, we investigated the rates of deaths and arrests related to homicide among the National Football League (NFL) population.,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Hooliganism and maxillofacial trauma: the surgeon should be warned - Romanet I, Graillon N, Le Roux MK, Guyot L, Chossegros C, De Boutray M, Foletti JM.
INTRODUCTION: With more than 270 million spectators, football - or soccer - is the most popular sport in the world., International football events generate many risky situations, including hooliganism and are an opportunity to analyze the incidence and the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The course and prognostic factors of cognitive outcomes after traumatic brain injury: a systematic review - Mollayeva T, Mollayeva S, Pacheco N, D'Souza A, Colantonio A.
Despite indications that TBI may be a precursor of cognitive decline and subsequent development of Alzheimer's disease, little is known about the time course of this relationship and the factors involved. This systematic review summarizes the evidence pert... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The forensic pathology of liver trauma - Rogers CB, Devera R.
The forensic pathologist is an integral part of the trauma surgery team. Trauma surgeons depend on autopsy descriptions for accurate measurement of the severity of trauma and determination of the chance of mortality. The outcome of liver injury improved gr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Treatment of patients with extremity traumas occurred during peacekeeping missions in Northern Mali - Kolima AKE, Kanfitine KN, Damessane L, Fare GP, Dol ès SH, Yaovi AM, Sarakawabalo A, Komi A, Anani A.
This study aims to determine the nature of extremity traumas and to descri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Wildland firefighting: adverse influence on indices of metabolic and cardiovascular health - Coker RH, Murphy CJ, Johannsen M, Galvin G, Ruby BC.
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to evaluate pre- and post-season measures of body composition, skeletal muscle, and blood parameters/liver lipid in wildland firefighters (WLFF) over the fire season. METHODS: Alaskan WLFF (N  = 27) crews... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Years of life lost due to premature death in people with disabilities in Korea: the Korean National Burden of Disease Study Framework - Kim YE, Lee YR, Yoon SJ, Kim YA, Oh IH.
BACKGROUND: Several studies have been conducted regarding people with disabilities, however no studies have estimated the disease burden due to premature death. As such, we aimed to compare the years of life lost (YLLs) due to premature death between a pop... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An investigation of the effect of trauma script exposure on risk-taking among patients with substance use disorders and posttraumatic stress disorder - Tull MT, Forbes CN, Weiss NH, Gratz KL.
Studies show that patients with substance use disorders (SUD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are at high risk for engaging in risky behaviors. However, these studies do not speak to the context in which these behaviors are more likely to occur. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Stop the Burn and Churn of Turnover and Burnout Through Resiliency Science
Several years ago, while sitting in a critical incident debriefing, I noted how little was understood about the impact of high-intensive exposure to the complexity of humanity. The incident debrief concerned a murder of one individual for their unborn baby. Both mother and infant died from the action of another. As the healthcare responders, we were dealing with the high emotional load of what we saw and how it impacted us. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the definition of the word “resilience” is: “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties, toughness … the ability of a substanc...
Source: JEMS Administration and Leadership - January 16, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Martie L. Moore, RN, MAOM, CPHQ Tags: Exclusive Articles Administration and Leadership Source Type: news

Stop the Burn and Churn of Turnover and Burnout Through Resiliency Science
Several years ago, while sitting in a critical incident debriefing, I noted how little was understood about the impact of high-intensive exposure to the complexity of humanity. The incident debrief concerned a murder of one individual for their unborn baby. Both mother and infant died from the action of another. As the healthcare responders, we were dealing with the high emotional load of what we saw and how it impacted us. According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the definition of the word “resilience” is: “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties, toughness … the ability of a substanc...
Source: JEMS Special Topics - January 16, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Martie L. Moore, RN, MAOM, CPHQ Tags: Exclusive Articles Administration and Leadership Source Type: news

EpiVario Secures Exclusive Worldwide License for Novel Technologies...
Company acquires full rights, in all fields, for novel drug to treat memory-related psychiatric disorders, such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)(PRWeb January 16, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/epivario_secures_exclusive_worldwide_license_for_novel_technologies_and_drugs_for_memory_related_psychiatric_diseases_from_university_of_pennsylvania/prweb16032994.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 16, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Rate of psychiatric disorders and associations with quality of life among community members following the Kaohsiung gas explosion: an 18-month cross-sectional follow-up study - Shieh V, Huang JJ, Wu TG, Chiu JY, Chen YC, Lin G, Su CY, Chou FH.
OBJECTIVE: To conduct a follow-up on the rate and related risk factors of probable disaster-related psychiatric disorders such as depressive disorder (major depressive episode, MDE), stress disorders, post-traumatic (posttraumatic stress disorder, PTSD), a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

A predictive model to analyze factors affecting the presence of mild whiplash-associated disorders in minor motor vehicle crashes based on the Korean In-Depth Accidents Study (KIDAS) Database - Lee HY, Youk H, Kim OH, Kong JS, Kang CY, Sung S, Jang JY, Kim HJ, Kim SC, Lee KH.
OBJECTIVES: We aimed to analyze factors affecting the severity of mild whiplash-associated disorders (WADs) and to develop a predictive model to evaluate the presence of mild WAD in minor motor vehicle crashes (MVCs). METHODS: We used the Korean In... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A study of injury patterns and socio-demographic profiles of victims of intimate partner violence in Sri Lanka - Vadysinghe AN, Edussuriya D, Lakma MRY.
The objective of this study wasto ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A trauma mortality prediction model based on the ICD-10-CM Lexicon: TMPM-ICD10 - Osler T, Glance LG, Cook A, Buzas JS, Hosmer DW.
BACKGROUND: Outcome prediction models allow risk adjustment required for trauma research and the evaluation of outcomes. The advent of ICD-10-CM has rendered risk adjustment based on ICD-9-CM codes moot, but as yet no risk adjustment model based on ICD-10-... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Analysis of accident injury-severity outcomes: the zero-inflated hierarchical ordered probit model with correlated disturbances - Fountas G, Anastasopoulos PC.
In accident injury-severity analysis, an inherent limitation of the traditional ordered probit approach arises from the a priori consideration of a homogeneous source for the accidents that result in a no-injury (or zero-injury) outcome. Conceptually, no-i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Evaluating temporal variability of exogenous variable impacts over 25 years: an application of scaled generalized ordered logit model for driver injury severity - Marcoux R, Yasmin S, Eluru N, Rahman M.
The current study undertakes a unique research effort to quantify the impact of various exogenous factors on crash severity over time. Specifically, we examine if over time, the impact of exogenous variables has changed and if so what is the magnitude of t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Exploring driver injury severity patterns and causes in low visibility related single-vehicle crashes using a finite mixture random parameters model - Li Z, Chen C, Wu Q, Zhang G, Liu C, Prevedouros PD, Ma DT.
Low visibility is consistently considered as a hazardous factor due to its potential leading to severe fatal crashes. However, unlike the other inclement weather conditions that have attracted extensive research interests, only a few studies have been cond... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Patient's mode of transportation presented in the emergency department of a tertiary care centre, Kavre, Nepal - Shrestha SK, Koirala K, Amatya B.
Background In many developing countries, emergency medical services, especially pre-hospital emergency care, has long been neglected. It is the major obstacle for provision of timely care. Patients are regularly brought to emergency department by the relat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Predicting prolonged sick leave among trauma survivors - von Oelreich E, Eriksson M, Brattstr öm O, Discacciati A, Strömmer L, Oldner A, Larsson E.
Many survivors after trauma suffer from long-term morbidity. The aim of this observational cohort study was to develop a prognostic prediction tool for early assessment of full-time sick leave one year after trauma. Potential predictors were assessed combi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Predictors and timing of amputations in military lower extremity trauma with arterial injury - Thomas SB, Schechtman DW, Walters TJ, Kauvar DS.
INTRODUCTION: Military lower extremity arterial injuries present threats to life and limb. These injuries are common and limb salvage is a trauma system priority. Understanding the timing and predictors of amputation through the phases of casualty evacuati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Predictors of post-traumatic stress symptoms following occupational accidents: a longitudinal study - Garc ía FE, Vázquez C, Inostroza C.
OBJECTIVE: Occupational accidents are highly stressful events that frequently occur and impact both the physical and mental health of workers. The aim of this study was to longitudinally assess a predictive model of posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Risk of incident psychiatric disorders in sexual assault victims: a nationwide population-based cohort study - Tung TH, Shen SA, Chen CH, Huang C.
This study was conducted to evaluate the risk of incident psychiatric disorders in sexual assault victims. Taiwan's National Health Insurance Research Database was used to con... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Routes, locations, and social imaginary: a comparative study of the on-going production of geographies in Somali forced migration - Shaffer M, Ferrato G, Jinnah Z.
Drawing on the thresholds approach, a model that incorporates geography and mobility studies to understand migration from the perspective of migrants, this article examines the importance of location and route(s) in determining the journeys of Somali migra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Stress and dehumanizing behaviors of medical staff toward patients - G łębocka A.
Dehumanization is defined as aggressive behaviors which offend people's dignity. This phenomenon is a serious problem in medicine as it affects interpersonal relationships between medical professionals and patients, patients' well-being, and the capability... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Terrorist Attack Victims With PTSD Have Higher Cancer Risk
Women with PTSD have higher risk for cancer than men, are more protected from circulatory issues (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - January 14, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Neurology, Oncology, Pathology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Terrorist Attack Victims With PTSD Have Higher Cancer Risk
MONDAY, Jan. 14, 2019 -- Among individuals with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), those who were victims of terrorist attacks (TA) have a higher risk for neoplasms than those who experience other traumatic events (OTE), according to a study... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 14, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Erratum to "Traumatic brain injury in children under age 24 months : analysis of demographic data, risk factors, and outcomes of post-traumatic seizure" by Yoon SY, et al. (J Korean Neurosurg Soc 60 : 584-590, 2017) -
This corrects the article "Traumatic Brain Injury in Children under Age 24 Months : Analysis of Demographic Data, Risk Factors, and Outcomes of Post-traumatic Seizure" in Volume 60 on page 584. In this article by Yoon SY et al., in the Table 7, the n... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

"The why & how our trauma patients die: a prospective Western Trauma Association multicenter study." - Callcut RA, Kornblith LZ, Conroy AS, Robles AJ, Meizoso JP, Namias N, Meyer DE, Haymaker A, Truitt MS, Agrawal V, Haan JM, Lightwine KL, Porter JM, San Roman JL, Biffl WL, Hayashi MS, Sise MJ, Badiee J, Recinos G, Inaba K, Schroeppel TJ, Callaghan E, Dunn JA, Godin S, McIntyre RC, Peltz ED, O'Neill PJ, Diven CF, Scifres AM, Switzer EE, West MA, Storrs S, Cullinane DC, Cordova JF, Moore EE, Moore HB, Privette AR, Eriksson EA, Cohen MJ.
This study sought to prospectively adjudicate and classi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Autopsy rates in Iceland - Kunz SN, Bergsd óttir Þ, Jónasson JG.
A clinical as well as forensic autopsy is a uniform medical investigation of the deceased, which mainly serves to verify the plausibility of information on the cause, mode and mechanism of death provided by the police and/or medical personnel. Despite its ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Community-based occupational therapy in Norway: content, dilemmas, and priorities - Arntzen C, Sveen U, Hagby C, Bonsaksen T, Dolva AS, Horghagen S.
BACKGROUND: Profound changes in municipal health services, are calling for new models for community-based occupational therapy services. OBJECTIVE: The aim of the study is to explore how Norwegian occupational therapists position themselves in rela... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effect of activity at time of injury and concomitant ligament injuries on patient-reported outcome after posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction - Owesen C, R øtterud JH, Engebretsen L, Arøen A.
BACKGROUND: The outcomes after posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (PCLR) have been shown to be inferior to those of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. There is a lack of knowledge regarding prognostic factors of PCLR outcomes. PURPO... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Exploring the determinants of disaster coverage: evidence from coal mine disasters coverage in China - Zhu W, Yao N, Yan J.
The study explored the determinants of disaster news coverage from the combined perspective of news values and resource allocation. The empirical analysis focuses on coal mine disasters in China, using hierarchical linear regression, sampling on 222 mine d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Exploring young women's constructions of love and strategies to navigate violent relationships in South African informal settlements - Willan S, Ntini N, Gibbs A, Jewkes R.
This paper explores young women's experiences and constructions of love-relationships and intimate partner violence in South Africa, and the role of agency in women's decisions to remain in or leave violent love-relationships. Understanding why young women... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Hamstring injury risk factors in elite sports: the role of muscle geometry and function - Ertelt T, Gronwald T.
Injuries of the muscle-tendon complex are one of the most frequent non-contact injuries in sports. Particularly in team sports such as football, the demands of the game result in a large number of risk factors. Ekstrand and colleagues1 observed ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Isn't pregnancy supposed to be a joyful time? A cross-sectional study on the types of domestic violence women experience during pregnancy in Malawi - Chasweka R, Chimwaza A, Maluwa A.
This study aimed at identifying types of abuse women experience duri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Learner reactions to activities exploring racism as a social determinant of health - Dennis SN, Gold RS, Wen FK.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Racism's impact on health has been well documented. Health professional programs are beginning to help learners understand this social determinant of health through curricular integration of education related to racism. Yet educa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Meniscus injuries in the military athlete - Donohue MA, Zhou L, Haley CA.
Meniscal injuries in the young, active patient are often challenging injuries for the orthopaedic surgeon whose goal is to provide pain-free return to play/military duty and preserve maximal meniscal integrity. In the U.S. military, the incidence rate of m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mental health self-directed care financing: efficacy in improving outcomes and controlling costs for adults with serious mental illness - Cook JA, Shore S, Burke-Miller JK, Jonikas JA, Hamilton M, Ruckdeschel B, Norris W, Markowitz AF, Ferrara M, Bhaumik D.
This study examined effects on outcomes, service costs, and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Predictors of post-concussion symptom severity in a university-based concussion clinic - Houck Z, Asken B, Bauer R, Clugston J.
OBJECTIVE: To investigate potential predictors of acute post-concussion symptom severity in a university population. METHODS: Data were obtained from the University of Florida Student Health Care Center Concussion Databank. Symptom severity, measur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Road traffic collisions in Malawi: trends and patterns of mortality on scene - Manyozo S, Moodie R.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The burden of road traffic injuries in Iran and 15 surrounding countries: 1990-2016 - Bazargan-Hejazi S, Ahmadi A, Shirazi A, Ainy E, Djalalinia S, Fereshtehnejad SM, Jahanmehr N, Kiadaliri A, Moradi-Lakeh M, Parsaeian M, Pourmalek F, Rahimi K, Sepanlou SG, Tehrani A, Malekzadeh R, Naghavi M.
BACKGROUND: The Global Burden of Disease (GBD) Study provides estimates of deaths, years of life lost (YLL), years of life lived with disability (YLD), and disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) due to 249 causes of death, 315 diseases and injuries, and 79... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The epidemiology of wrist and hand injury in two hospitals in Jerusalem: substantial differences between population subgroups - Luria S, Talmud D, Volk I, Liebergall M, Calderon-Margalit R.
BACKGROUND: Wrist and hand injuries are common and constitute a major economic burden. General injury prevention programs have failed to demonstrate a decrease in injury rates. We hypothesized that there are differences in injury patterns in culturally div... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Variability in treatment for carbon monoxide poisoning in Japan: a multicenter retrospective survey - Fujita M, Oda Y, Kaneda K, Kawamura Y, Nakahara T, Todani M, Yagi T, Koga Y, Tsuruta R.
BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to identify practice differences in the treatment of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning with or without hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) therapy in Japan. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Using an online survey website (G... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Dispositional mindfulness mediates the relations between neuroticism and posttraumatic stress disorder and depression in Chinese adolescents after a tornado - An Y, Fu G, Yuan G, Zhang Q, Xu W.
This study investigated dispositional mindfulness as one pathway in w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A comparison of physical comorbidities in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder developed after a terrorist attack or other traumatic event - Ferretti F, Pozza A, Bossini L, Del Matto L, Desantis S, Olivola M, Gualtieri G, Coluccia A, Fagiolini A.
No study investigated whether the presence of specific medical comorbidities is associated with the type of traumatic event, in particular with terrorist attack (TA). In a group of subjects with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the current study inves... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A systematic review of etiological risk factors associated with early mortality among National Football League players - Owora AH, Kmush BL, Walia B, Sanders S.
BACKGROUND: Multiple risks predispose professional football players to adverse health outcomes and, in extreme cases, early death; however, our understanding of etiological risk factors related to early mortality is limited. PURPOSE: To identify et... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Concussion history associated with increased postural control deficits after subsequent injury - Murray NG, Szekely B, Moran R, Ryan G, Powell D, Munkasy BA, Buckley T, Guskiewicz K.
OBJECTIVE: Postural control deficits have been extensively reported following sport-related concussions. Concussed athletes demonstrate these deficits as early as 24 hours post-concussion and may persist for up to six months. Many of these prior studies ha... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Decreasing trauma readmission rates by implementing a callback program - Bath J, Freeman D, Salamoun M, Harvey E, Wright A, Hamill M, Lollar D, Love Bower K, Collier B.
Decreasing hospital lengths of stay increases the burden on trauma patients after discharge. Our hypothesis was that a discharge callback protocol would decrease readmission rates. A retrospective quality improvement study evaluated all trauma patients adm... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news