Beyond resilience: glimpses into women's posttraumatic growth after experiencing intimate partner violence - Brosi M, Rolling E, Gaffney C, Kitch B.
Little focus is given to the pathways victims of intimate partner violence (IPV) use to move toward posttraumatic growth. A sample of 32 female participants was recruited through advertising in domestic violence shelters. Women were interviewed about their... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Exploring nonbattle injury in the deployed military environment using the Department of Defense Trauma Registry - Kauvar DS, Gurney J.
INTRODUCTION: The impact of disease and nonbattle injury (DNBI) on casualty burden of military operations has historically been greater than that of battle-related injuries. The ratio of battle to DNBI casualties has changed as advances in equipment, hygie... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Minimally invasive management of civilian gunshot wounds to the lumbar spine: a case series and technical report - Crutcher CL, Wilson JM, DiGiorgio AM, Fannin ES, Shields JA, Morrow KD, Tender GC.
We present a case series of 7 patients who underwent minimally invasive thoracolumbar... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Orthopedic injuries in patients with multiple injuries: results of the 11th trauma update International Consensus Conference Milan, December 11, 2017 - Cimbanassi S, O ʼToole R, Maegele M, Henry S, Scalea TM, Bove F, Mezzadri U, Capitani D, Sala F, Kanakaris N, Coccolini F, Ansaloni L, Sgardello S, Bindi F, Renzi F, Sammartano F, Masse A, Rampoldi A, Puoti M, Berlusconi M, Moretti B, Rueger J, Arnez Z, Del Bene M, Chieregato A, Menarini M, Gordini G, De Blasio E, Cudoni S, Dionigi P, Fabbri A, Scandroglio I, Chiara O.
BACKGROUND: In blunt trauma, orthopedic injuries are often associated with cerebral and torso injuries. The optimal timing for definitive care is a concern. The aim of the study was to develop evidence-based guidelines for damage-control orthopedic (DCO) a... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Psychological readiness to return to sport following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction - Ashton ML, Kraeutler MJ, Brown SM, Mulcahey MK.
» Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears are among the most common athletic injuries in the United States, and reconstruction is often necessary for athletes to be able to return to their pre-injury level of sport. » Following ACL reconstruction, ma... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Transgression within boundaries: a qualitative study of excitement motivation among combat troops - Br ænder M.
Recent studies show that soldiers' level of excitement increases when they are exposed to the hardships of war. However, we know little about what meaning the soldiers themselves associate with the general concept of excitement. Using qualitative interview... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Trauma in adults experiencing homelessness - Miller JP, O' Reilly GM, Mackelprang JL, Mitra B.
This study aimed to describe the epidemiology of physical trauma among homeless patients presenting to an urban major trauma center and to ascertain an... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Traumatizing oneself-deep wrist injuries self-inflicted with suicidal intention are associated with more severe PTSD symptomatology than similar injuries from accidents - Westermair AL, Matzkeit N, Waldmann A, Stang F, Mail änder P, Schweiger U, Kisch T.
This study uses the unique opportunity of deep wrist injuries t... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Understanding and responding to victims of interpersonal sexual violence and sexual assault within committed relationships - Huff S, Rappleyea DL.
The purpose of this article is to increase therapeutic discussion surrounding intimate partner sexual violence (IPSV) by increasing understanding in how victims of IPSV perceive and respond to the assault. Although IPSV has received little research attenti... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Urban-rural differences in the duration of injury-related work disability in six Canadian provinces - Macpherson RA, Amick BC, Collie A, Hogg-Johnson S, Koehoorn M, Smith PM, McLeod CB.
OBJECTIVE: To examine associations between injury-related work disability duration and urban-rural place of residence and whether associations differed across the disability distribution and by industry sector. METHODS: Workers' compensation claims... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Dysfunctional posttraumatic cognitions, posttraumatic stress and depression in children and adolescents exposed to trauma: a network analysis - Haan A, Landolt MA, Fried EI, Kleinke K, Alisic E, Bryant R, Salmon K, Chen SH, Liu ST, Dalgleish T, McKinnon A, Alberici A, Claxton J, Diehle J, Lindauer R, Roos C, Halligan SL, Hiller R, Kristensen CH, Lobo BOM, Volkmann NM, Marsac M, Barakat L, Kassam ‐Adams N, Nixon RDV, Hogan S, Punamäki RL, Palosaari E, Schilpzand E, Conroy R, Smith P, Yule W, Meiser‐Stedman R.
Background The latest version of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) proposes a posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) diagnosis reduced to its core symptoms within the symptom clusters re-experiencing, avoidance and hyperarousal. Since chi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Research review: Psychological and psychosocial treatments for children and young people with post-traumatic stress disorder: a network meta-analysis - Mavranezouli I, Megnin ‐Viggars O, Daly C, Dias S, Stockton S, Meiser‐Stedman R, Trickey D, Pilling S.
Background Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a potentially chronic and disabling disorder that affects a significant minority of youth exposed to trauma. Previous studies have concluded that trauma-focused cognitive behavioural therapy (TF-CBT) is a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Secondary traumatic stress in the courtroom: suggestions for preventing vicarious trauma resulting from child sexual abuse imagery - Polak S, Bailey R, Bailey E.
The internet and social media have added to an increase in sexual imagery. As a result, law enforcement, judicial officers and court ordered counselors will be exposed to an increase of images. While not every individual will experience post-traumatic stre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

'We don't see because we don't ask': qualitative exploration of service users' and health professionals' views regarding a psychosocial intervention targeting pregnant women experiencing domestic and family violence - Sapkota D, Baird K, Saito A, Rijal P, Pokharel R, Anderson D.
INTRODUCTION: Given the relative recency of Domestic and Family Violence (DFV) management as a field of endeavour, it is not surprising that interventions for addressing DFV is still in its infancy in developing countries. In order to maximise the success ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Alleged rape: an analysis of management of cases seen at specialist hospital Gombe, Nigeria - Laima CH, Nuhu B, Abubakar JD, Mohammed A, Farouk HU, Muazu SI.
The aim of this study was to determine how patients who presented following sexual assault were managed at a secondary health facility in Gombe, Nigeria. The case notes of patient who presented at the Accident and Emergency Unit of State Specialist Hospita... (Source: SafetyLit)
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An exploratory step for a general unified approach to labelling of road surface and tyre wet friction - D'Apuzzo M, Evangelisti A, Nicolosi V.
Wet skid-resistance is of paramount importance for road safety as it has been recognized to affect wet-road accidents. Recently European Regulations are introducing mandatory classification for tyre friction performance by means of tyre labelling procedure... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Defining high risk by clinical lethality: the different characteristics and management of the survivors of serious self-injury admitted to critical care, compared with lower lethality self-injury - Mohan C, Tembo V, McNicholas B, Doherty AM.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Modelling the costs of unexpected traffic flow disruptions - Bardal KG, Mathisen TA.
Cost-benefit analysis is a well-recognised assessment tool for evaluating transport infrastructure projects. However, existing frameworks do not fully consider the benefits for road users of reducing the frequency and duration of unexpected road closures. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Moving to improve? A qualitative meta-analysis of neighborhood violence and residential decision-making among housing voucher holders - Graves E.
This study synthesizes a body of qualitative data to explore how participants recount their experiences with neighborhood violenc... (Source: SafetyLit)
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What coronavirus fears are doing to people with anxiety disorders
Stress from the coronavirus epidemic can be debilitating for people with PTSD, OCD or illness anxiety disorder, formerly known as hypochondria. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
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New genomic study by EpigeneticsRx seeks to reduce post-traumatic...
San Diego-based Cammies & Canines, NeuroGen and EpigeneticsRx have launched an innovative research study to help veterans who are struggling with post-traumatic stress by implementing a program...(PRWeb March 11, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/new_genomic_study_by_epigeneticsrx_seeks_to_reduce_post_traumatic_stress_suicidal_ideation_and_depression_in_combat_veterans/prweb16968945.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
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"It will ruin his career": does violence against women really damage the careers of NBA players? - Sailofsky D, Shor E.
Arrests for acts of violence against women are a common occurrence for professional athletes, including National Basketball Association (NBA) players. Many sports fans, players, and those involved in professional sport believe that arrests for acts of viol... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effects of hourly precipitation and temperature on road traffic casualties in Shenzhen, China (2010-2016): a time-stratified case-crossover study - Zhan ZY, Yu YM, Chen TT, Xu LJ, Ou CQ.
BACKGROUND: Although road traffic casualty (RTC) is preventable, it remains the eighth leading cause of death globally, especially in developing countries. Previous studies suggested the association between RTC and monthly or daily weather conditions, whil... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology of exertional heat illnesses in organised sports: a systematic review - Gamage PJ, Fortington LV, Finch CF.
OBJECTIVE: This systematic review summarises reports of the incidence of exertional heat illnesses (EHI) in organised sports, to examine any trends in the EHI incidence over time, and to describe EHI incidence based on sporting activity, geographic locatio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Interventions for women who report domestic violence during and after pregnancy in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic literature review - Daley D, McCauley M, van den Broek N.
BACKGROUND: Domestic violence is a leading cause of social morbidity and may increase during and after pregnancy. In high-income countries screening, referral and management interventions are available as part of standard maternity care. Such practice is n... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Male callers to an Australian perinatal depression and anxiety help line--understanding issues and concerns - Fletcher R, Stgeorge J, Newman L, Wroe J.
There is increasing recognition of the issues facing men in the perinatal period. Vulnerability factors and issues in the partner relationship contribute to mental health risk and can impact the quality of the father-infant relationship. Yet, there is limi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mental health and prolonged exposure to unaffordable housing: a longitudinal analysis - Baker E, Lester L, Mason K, Bentley R.
PURPOSE: When housing is insufficient, or poor quality, or unaffordable there are well established health effects. Despite the pervasiveness of housing affordability problems (widely referred to as Housing Affordability Stress-HAS), little quantitative wor... (Source: SafetyLit)
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One out of four recruits drops out from elite military training due to musculoskeletal injuries in the Netherlands Armed Forces - Dijksma I, Zimmermann WO, Hertenberg EJ, Lucas C, Stuiver MM.
INTRODUCTION: Musculoskeletal injuries (MSIs) are among the main causes of dropout from military training. The main purpose of this study was to provide an overview of dropout rates and MSI incidence rates during elite military training. Second, this study... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Recommendations of the Colombian Consensus Committee for the Management of Traumatic Brain Injury in Prehospital, Emergency Department, Surgery, and Intensive Care (Beyond One Option for Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury: A Stratified Protocol [BOOTStraP]) - Rubiano AM, Vera DS, Montenegro JH, Carney N, Clavijo A, Carre ño JN, Gutierrez O, Mejia J, Ciro JD, Barrios ND, Soto AR, Tejada PA, Zerpa MC, Gomez A, Navarrete N, Echeverry O, Umaña M, Restrepo CM, Castillo JL, Sanabria OA, Bravo MP, Gomez CM, Godoy DA, Orjuela GD, Arias AA, Echeverri RA, Paranos J.
Background  Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a global public health problem. In Colombia, it is estimated that 70% of deaths from violence and 90% of deaths from road traffic accidents are TBI related. In the year 2014, the Ministry of Health of Co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The effect of health service use, unmet need and service obstacles on quality of life and psychological wellbeing in the first year after discharge from spinal cord injury rehabilitation - Borg DN, Foster MM, Legg M, Jones R, Kendall E, Fleming J, Geraghty T.
This study examined the effects of health and rehabilitation service use, unmet need for services and service obstacles on health-related quality of life (HR QoL) and psychological wellbeing after discharge from spinal cord injury (SCI) rehabili... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The relationship of nursing practice laws to suicide and homicide rates: a longitudinal analysis of US states from 2012 to 2016 - Choi KR, Takada S, Saadi A, Easterlin MC, Buchbinder LS, Natsui S, Zimmerman FJ.
BACKGROUND: Nursing resources can have a protective effect on patient outcomes, but nurses and nursing scope of practice have not been studied in relation to injury outcomes. The purpose of this study was to examine whether scope of practice and ease of pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Case Western Reserve University research finds high rates of trauma exposure, PTSD symptoms for those in drug court
(Case Western Reserve University) Nearly 94% of defendants in Cuyahoga County drug court have been exposed to trauma and many suffer from symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to a new Case Western Reserve University study. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Exposure to violence and its relationship to mental health among young people in Palestine - Wagner G, Glick P, Khammash U, Shaheen M, Brown R, Goutam P, Karam R, Linnemayr S, Massad S.
BACKGROUND: Exposure to violence is a significant risk factor for the development of psychopathology in young people. Research on the mental health consequences of violence exposure in youth has focused mostly on post-traumatic stress disorder, however, th... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Caregiver support buffers posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms following a natural disaster in relation to binge drinking - Hicks TA, Bountress KE, Resnick HS, Ruggiero KJ, Amstadter AB.
OBJECTIVE: We investigate if posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms mediate the effects of disaster severity or prior trauma on binge drinking following disaster exposure and test if support from caregiver moderates the relation between disaster sev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Residential PTSD treatment outcomes during cognitive processing therapy for veterans with and without recent histories of cannabis use - Hale AC, Bremer-Landau J, Wright TP, McDowell JE, Rodriguez JL.
Prior evidence has suggested that cannabis use is associated with greater posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptom severity and worse outcomes following trauma-focused treatment. However, lack of high-quality randomized studies necessitates the use of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

"If it hadn't been online I don't think I would have applied": applicant experiences of an online family violence intervention order process - Ross S, Aitken S.
Domestic violence protection orders are civil court orders intended to protect victim/survivors from further violence by prohibiting alleged perpetrators from engaging in threatened or actual violence or harassment of victim/survivors and their children. H... (Source: SafetyLit)
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#Me(n)Too? Online social support toward male and female survivors of sexual victimization - Lowenstein-Barkai H.
Much has been written about the difficulty of sexual victimization survivors to disclose their experiences to others and about the crucial role social support play in their recovery process. However, the vast majority of the literature has focused on face-... (Source: SafetyLit)
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A comparison of self-harm presentations to emergency services - Chartrand H, Tefft B, Sareen J, Hiebert-Murphy D, Katz LY, Kim H, Bolton JM.
The objective o... (Source: SafetyLit)
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A systematic review of interventions for adults with social communication impairments due to an acquired brain injury: significant other reports - Paice L, Aleligay A, Checklin M.
Purpose: To determine the most effective intervention for adults with social communication impairments due to an Acquired Brain Injury (ABI), using standardised outcome measures completed by significant others.Method: A systematic literature ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Acute poisoning at local hospitals - Ibrahim-Achi D, P érez-Carrillo MA, Expósito-Rodriguez M, Burillo-Putze G.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: es... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Benefit-cost analyses of rectangular flashing beacon wrong-way driving countermeasures on toll road exit ramps in Florida - Sandt A, Al-Deek H, Kayes MI, Blue P, Gamero V.
In recent years, rectangular flashing beacons (RFBs) and other technologies have been used as wrong-way driving (WWD) countermeasures on limited access facilities. Studies have shown that these devices effectively reduce WWD, but no research has compared t... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Chainsaw lacerations of the face - Nervil GG, Hansen SM, Sj østrand H, Tos T.
This is a case report of two patients, who had accidental self-inflicted chainsaw lacerations of the face. The injuries were remarkably similar with jagged soft tissue lacerations and soft tissue parts of questionable vitality. These cases and their treatm... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Documentation in the patient medical record was associated with improved adherence to Poisons Information Centres telephone advice - Wylie C, Harris K, Messina G, Dean D, Isoardi K.
This study aimed to determine if contemporaneous... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Episodes of violence suffered by migrants transiting through Libya: a cross-sectional study in "M édecins du Monde's" reception and healthcare centre in Seine-Saint-Denis, France - Reques L, Aranda-Fernandez E, Rolland C, Grippon A, Fallet N, Reboul C, Godard N, Luhmann N.
The objective of the study was to estimate the prevalence of... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Evaluation of injury thresholds for predicting severe head injuries in vulnerable road users resulting from ground impact via detailed accident reconstructions - Shi L, Han Y, Huang H, Davidsson J, Thomson R.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of various head injury criteria and associated risk functions in prediction of vulnerable road users (VRUs) severe head injuries caused by ground impact during vehicle collisions. Ten VRU accidents wi... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Evaluation of the effect of prazosin treatment on α-2c adrenoceptor and apoptosis protein levels in the predator scent-induced rat model of post-traumatic stress disorder - Aykac A, Şehirli AÖ, Gören MZ.
The predator scent-induced (PSI) stress model is a rat model used to mimic post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms in humans. There is growing evidence that prazosin, which blocks α-1 and is approved by the FDA as an anti-hypertensive drug, can pot... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Hunting to feel human, the process of women's help-seeking for suicidality after intimate partner violence: a feminist grounded theory and photovoice study - Taylor P.
Women reach out to health care providers for a multitude of health problems in the aftermath of intimate partner violence, including suicidality; however, little is known about how they seek help. The purpose of this study was to explore how women seek hel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Identifying the snake: First scoping review on practices of communities and healthcare providers confronted with snakebite across the world - Bolon I, Durso AM, Botero Mesa S, Ray N, Alcoba G, Chappuis F, Ruiz de Casta ñeda R.
BACKGROUND: Snakebite envenoming is a major global health problem that kills or disables half a million people in the world's poorest countries. Biting snake identification is key to understanding snakebite eco-epidemiology and optimizing its clinical mana... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Move fast and break things: commentary on an article by Chad R. Ishmael, MD, et al.: "An early look at operative orthopaedic injuries associated with electric scooter accidents. Bringing high-energy trauma to a wider audience" - Bhattacharyya T.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Renal response after traumatic brain injury: a pathophysiological relationship between augmented renal clearance and salt wasting syndrome? - Lannou A, Carri é C, Rubin S, De Courson H, Biais M.
[Abstract unavailable] © 2020 Société française d'anesthésie et de réanimation (Sfar). Published by Elsevier Masson SAS. All rights reserved. Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
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