Economic burden of maternal morbidity - a systematic review of cost-of-illness studies - Moran PS, Wuytack F, Turner M, Normand C, Brown S, Begley C, Daly D.
AIM: To estimate the economic burden of common health problems associated with pregnancy and childbirth, such as incontinence, mental health problems, or gestational diabetes, excluding acute complications of labour or birth, or severe acute adverse matern... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How many crashes can connected vehicle and automated vehicle technologies prevent: a meta-analysis - Wang L, Zhong H, Ma W, Abdel-Aty M, Park J.
The connected and automated vehicle (CAV) technologies have made great progresses. It has been commonly accepted that CV or AV technologies would reduce human errors in driving and benefit traffic safety. However, the answer of how many crashes can be prev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Investigation of firearm injury cases presented to training and research hospital's emergency service - Meral O, Sa ğlam C, Güllüpınar B, Aktürk ÖE, Beden S, Parlak I.
BACKGROUND: Firearm injuries are criminal events that may cause severe morbidity and mortality and concerned with Emergency Medicine and Forensic Medicine. The present study aims to evaluate the wound characteristics of the cases who presented to emergency... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Leveraging social media to explore the barriers to treatment among individuals with depressive symptoms - Szlyk H, Deng J, Xu C, Krauss MJ, Cavazos-Rehg PA.
BACKGROUND: Individuals with depression may not seek treatment for their symptoms due to several types of barriers to treatment. In support of the growing research on mental health care access and the role of social media, this study aimed to increase know... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mobbing and violence at work as hidden stressors and work ability among emergency medical doctors in Serbia - Nikolic D, Visnji ć A.
Background andObjectives: People employed in emergency medical services represent a professional group which encounters events beyond ordinary human experience, great work demands, the risk of professional disputes, and stressful situa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Moral injury from war and other severe trauma - Koenig HG, Al-Zaben FN.
Moral injury (MI) is a relatively new syndrome among military personnel with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). While MI has received considerable attention in the psychological sciences, the syndrome has received relatively little notice w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prospective evaluation of the DSM-5 persistent complex bereavement disorder criteria in adults: dimensional and diagnostic approaches - Aoun EG, Porta G, Melhem NM, Brent DA.
BACKGROUND: We examine the performance of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders-fifth edition (DSM-5) persistent complex bereavement-related disorder (PCBD) criteria in bereaved adults to identify prolonged grief cases determined prospe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Traumatic spinal cord injury mortality from 2006 to 2016 in China - Li B, Qi J, Cheng P, Yin P, Hu G, Wang L, Liu Y, Liu J, Zeng X, Hu J, Zhou M.
Purpose: To report on the national traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI) mortality of China population, and assess sex-, age-, location-, and cause-specific mortality rates, respectively.Methods: A population-based longitudinal study based on m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Traumatic upper extremity injuries: analysis of correlation of Mangled Extremity Severity Score and disabilities of the arm, shoulder and hand score - Hohenberger GM, Cambiaso-Daniel J, Schwarz AM, Boukovalas S, Seibert FJ, Konstantiniuk P, Cohnert T.
BACKGROUND: The Mangled Extremity Severity Score is a decision-making tool for limb amputation after trauma. The Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand questionnaire was developed to quantify posttraumatic functional deficits of the upper extremity. Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How migration impacts mental health - epidemiological perspectives - Hollander AC, Dalman C.
At the end of 2018, almost 1/5th of Sweden's population were migrants (born abroad). Migrants in Sweden, including refugee migrants, have higher risks for psychosis and PTSD, but lower risks for alcohol dependence and suicide than Swedish-born. Regarding d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Functional and employment outcomes following road traffic crashes in Queensland, Australia: protocol for a prospective cohort study - Gane EM, Smits EJ, Brakenridge CL, Gangathimmaiah V, Jagnoor J, Cameron ID, Johnston V.
Introduction Most road traffic crash injuries are minor to moderate in severity, but can still lead to persistent disability. One aspect of this disability is being unable to return to paid employment. Being unable to work has follow-on effects for person... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Hair cortisol predicts avoidance behavior and depressiveness after first-time and single event trauma exposure in motor vehicle crash victims - Petrowski K, Wichmann S, Pyrc J, Steudte-Schmiedgen S, Kirschbaum C.
The role of cortisol as a premorbid vulnerability factor for trauma sequelae remains unclear. Furthermore, the onset of long-term endocrine changes in response to first time trauma as a function of later psychopathology is not clarified yet. Thus the predi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Health effects from bicycle commuting to work: insights from participants of the German company-bicycle leasing program - Synek S, Koenigstorfer J.
Introduction Company-bicycle leasing programs aim to promote employees' health via the advancement of cycling to work. To date, however, empirical evidence for the effects of participation in such programs is weak. This is also true for the German program... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Analysis of the influence of foggy weather environment on the detection effect of machine vision obstacles - Liu Z, He Y, Wang C, Song R.
This study is to analyze the influence of visibility in a foggy weather environment on the accuracy of machine vision obstacle detection in assisted driving. We present a foggy day imaging model and analyze the image characteristics, then we set up the fas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Animal injuries; a case series of bull induced injuries in India - Shriyan SV, Mani UA, Bhot FB, Sada EC, Ursekar R, Adake D.
INTRODUCTION: Bull injuries are common in India. An injury by a bull is more common in rural and agriculture dependent regions of the country. The incident causing injury by a bull can be sports related or work related. Work related injuries are almost mos... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Beyond the resource drain theory: salary satisfaction as a mediator between commuting time and subjective well-being - Sha F, Li B, Law YW, Yip PSF.
Introduction Understanding the mechanism between commuting time and subjective well-being is of great importance in formulating policies. In previous research, the negative impact of long commuting time on subjective well-being was mainly explained by the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Challenges of women refugees in utilising reproductive health services in public health institutions in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Munyaneza Y, Mhlongo EM.
This study addressed women refugees in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Cost-utility analysis of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in non-treatment-resistant depression: the DISCO randomised controlled study protocol - Sauvaget A, Lagalice L, Schirr-Bonnans S, Volteau C, P éré M, Dert C, Rivalland A, Tessier F, Lepage A, Tostivint A, Deschamps T, Thomas-Ollivier V, Robin A, Pineau N, Cabelguen C, Bukowski N, Guitteny M, Beslot A, Simons L, Network H, Vanelle JM, D'Urso G, Bulteau S, Riche VP.
INTRODUCTION: Depression is among the most widespread psychiatric disorders in France. Psychiatric disorders are associated with considerable social costs, amounting to €22.6 billion for treatment and psychotropic medication in 2011. Treatment as usual... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Cross-sectional imaging of the torso reveals occult injuries in asymptomatic blunt trauma patients - Roberts GJ, Jacobson LE, Amaral MM, Jensen CD, Cooke L, Schultz JF, Kinstedt AJ, Saxe JM.
BACKGROUND: High morbidity and mortality rates of trauma injuries make early detection and correct diagnosis crucial for increasing patient's survival and quality of life after an injury. Improvements in technology have facilitated the rapid detection of i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Diagnosis, prevention and treatment of common lower extremity muscle injuries in sport - grading the evidence: a statement paper commissioned by the Danish Society of Sports Physical Therapy (DSSF) - Ish øi L, Krommes K, Husted RS, Juhl CB, Thorborg K.
This statement summarises and appraises the evidence on diagnosis, prevention and treatment of the most common lower extremity muscle injuries in sport. We systematically searched electronic databases, and included studies based on the highest available ev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Disease-specific out-of-pocket healthcare expenditure in urban Bangladesh: a Bayesian analysis - Rahman MM, Zhang C, Swe KT, Rahman MS, Islam MR, Kamrujjaman M, Sultana P, Hassan MZ, Alam MS, Rahman MM.
BACKGROUND: Because of the rapid increase of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and high burden of healthcare-related financial issues in Bangladesh, there is a concern that out-of-pocket (OOP) payments related to illnesses may become a major burden on house... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Work-related musculoskeletal symptoms among agricultural workers: a cross-sectional study in Iran - Momeni Z, Choobineh A, Razeghi M, Ghaem H, Azadian F, Daneshmandi H.
OBJECTIVE: In Iran, as in most developing countries, agriculture is considered a hazardous industry. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) have been shown to be the most common occupational injury among farmers. The present study was carried out among agricultur... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Psychedelic drugs could help treat PTSD
(American College of Neuropsychopharmacology) Clinical trials suggest treatment that involves psychedelics can be more effective than psychotherapy alone. More than three million people in the United States are diagnosed each year with post-traumatic stress disorder, whose symptoms include nightmares or unwanted memories of trauma, heightened reactions, anxieties, and depression--and can last months, or even years. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rising injuries in a hotter climate - Ameratunga S, Woodward A.
A statistical model based on an analysis of routinely collected data from 1980 to 2017 predicts 1,601 excess injury deaths per year in the contiguous USA if average temperatures rise by 1.5 °C ... Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Terrorism and tourism in the Caribbean: a regional analysis - Lutz BJ, Lutz JM.
Previous studies have found evidence that terrorism negatively impacted tourism in individual countries, but studies with larger number of countries have found less evidence for this negative linkage. The Caribbean tourist area provides an excellent region... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gun violence linked to higher rates of chronic pain, PTSD than car accidents
People injured as a result of gun violence in the United States have higher rates of chronic pain, post-traumatic stress disorder and other physical and mental health problems than those hurt in motor vehicle crashes. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - January 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kicking Toxic Love
The last man that used the words “I love you” used them to control me.  He used them by not saying it back, ever, when I said it.  He used them by smugly making me say it when he wanted to hear it.  He used them by only ever saying them himself when I would work up the strength to try to end things.   He used them to make me feel bad when I didn’t “behave” how he wanted me to.  He used them to convince me of a false future that he had no intention of ever providing.  The words “I love you” meant absolutely nothing. They were alternately a crowba...
Source: Psych Central - January 16, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Jessie Monreal, CADC Tags: Addictions Codependence Narcissism Personal Stories Relationships & Love Addiction Recovery Alcoholism Breakups Emotional Abuse Substance Abuse Source Type: news

The wounds of childhood: Early trauma subtypes, salience and hyperarousal in a sample of adult psychiatric patients - Muscatello MRA, Rizzo A, Celebre L, Mento C, Pandolfo G, Cedro C, Battaglia F, Zoccali RA, Bruno A.
BACKGROUND: The relationship between early trauma, hyperarousal and aberrant salience has been investigated exclusively in specific clinical samples, such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and psychotic patients, and the results suggest that both di... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

25-year follow-up of treated and not-treated adolescents after the Spitak earthquake: course and predictors of PTSD and depression - Goenjian AK, Steinberg AM, Walling D, Bishop S, Karayan I, Pynoos R.
BACKGROUND: There is a paucity of long-term prospective disaster studies of the psychological sequelae among survivors. METHODS: At 1 ½ and 25 years after the Spitak earthquake, 142 early adolescents from two cities were assessed: Gumri (moderate-s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

A topic modeling analysis for online news article comments on nurses' workplace bullying - Kang J, Kim S, Roh S.
This study aimed to explore public opinion on workplace bullying in the nursing field, by analyzing the keywords and topics of online news comments. METHODS: This was a text-mining study that collected, processed, and analyzed text data. A... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Climate change and the opportunity cost of conflict - Roche KR, M üller-Itten M, Dralle DN, Bolster D, Müller MF.
A growing empirical literature associates climate anomalies with increased risk of violent conflict. This association has been portrayed as a bellwether of future societal instability as the frequency and intensity of extreme weather events are predicted t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Distress level and daily functioning problems attributed to firearm victimization: sociodemographic-specific responses - Kagawa RMC, Pear VA, Rudolph KE, Keyes KM, Cerd á M, Wintemute GJ.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to estimate the effect of firearm involvement during violent victimization on the level of distress experienced and daily functioning within sociodemographic subgroups. METHODS: We used cross-sectional data fr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effectiveness of peer-supported computer-based CBT for depression among veterans in primary care - Pfeiffer PN, Pope B, Houck M, Benn-Burton W, Zivin K, Ganoczy D, Kim HM, Walters H, Emerson L, Nelson CB, Abraham KM, Valenstein M.
This study tested whether computerized cognitive-behavioral therapy for depression supported by a peer specialist with lived experience of depression (PS-cCBT) improves mental health-related outcomes for primary care patients. METHODS: I... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Epidemiology and outcomes of trauma patients at The Indus Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan, 2017 - 2018 - Salman S, Saleem SG, Shaikh Q, Yaffee AQ.
The objective of this study was to determine the distribution, etiology, severity and outcomes of trauma pa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Evaluation of the secondary use of electronic health records to detect seasonal, holiday-related, and rare events related to traumatic injury and poisoning - Bergquist T, Pejaver V, Hammarlund N, Mooney SD, Mooney SJ.
BACKGROUND: The increasing adoption of electronic health record (EHR) systems enables automated, large scale, and meaningful analysis of regional population health. We explored how EHR systems could inform surveillance of trauma-related emergency departmen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Experiences of support from primary care and perceived needs of parents bereaved by suicide: a qualitative study - Wainwright V, Cordingley L, Chew-Graham CA, Kapur N, Shaw J, Smith S, McGale B, McDonnell S.
BACKGROUND: People bereaved by suicide are a vulnerable group, also at risk of dying by suicide. The importance of postvention support (intervention after suicide) has recently been highlighted; however, little is known about the support needs of parents b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

History of sport-related concussion and long-term clinical cognitive health outcomes in retired athletes: a systematic review - Cunningham J, Broglio SP, O'Grady M, Wilson F.
BACKGROUND: Sport-related concussions (SRCs) are known to have short-term effects on cognitive processes, which can result in diverse clinical presentations. The long-term effects of SRC and repeated exposure to head impacts that do not result in SRC on sp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Risk of diagnostic errors when dealing with aggressive patients: experimental study - Al Alwan I, Babiker A, Al Yousif SM, Badri M, Al Haqwi A.
Medical errors are still common despite advances in technology and policies to insure patients' safety. They can be traceable as in medications or surgical errors, but may not be so in diagnostic errors that are patient, physician, or system related. This ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Satisfaction with return to sports after unicompartmental knee arthroplasty and what type of sports are patients doing - Kleeblad LJ, Strickland SM, Nwachukwu BU, Kerkhoffs GMMJ, Pearle AD.
PURPOSE: The present study provides insight into patient satisfaction with return to sports after unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) and to what type of activities patients return. This is important because indications for UKA have expanded and young... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Trauma of Miscarriage May Trigger PTSD
After a miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy, 1 in 6 women can have PTSD nearly a year later, European researchers report. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - January 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Trauma of Miscarriage May Trigger PTSD
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - January 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Gynecology, Obstetrics, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

"We went as a team closer to the truth": impacts of interprofessional education on trauma- and violence- informed care for staff in primary care settings - Levine S, Varcoe C, Browne AJ.
Building on trauma-informed care (TIC), Trauma and Violence-Informed Care (TVIC) aims to minimize re-traumatization for people who have previously experienced violence, support people currently experiencing violence and draw attention to structural violenc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

An evaluation of scooter injury and injury patterns following widespread adoption of E-scooters in a major metropolitan area - Nellamattathil M, Amber I.
OBJECTIVE: Despite the increasing use of e-scooters globally, the pattern of injuries on diagnostic imaging had not been well-documented to date. We performed a retrospective study utilizing our health system's radiology database to characterize the injury... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Can helmet decrease mortality of craniocerebral trauma patients in a motorcycle accident? A propensity score matching - Choi WS, Cho JS, Jang YS, Lim YS, Yang HJ, Woo JH.
A helmet is critical for preventing head injuries during motorcycle accidents. However, South Korean motorcyclists have a lower prevalence of wearing a helmet, compared to developed countries. Therefore, we aimed to evaluate whether helmet wearing was asso... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Challenges to trauma care delivery for Australian and New Zealand trauma clinicians - Curtis K, Gabbe B, Vallmuur K, Martin K, Nahidi S, Shaban RZ, Pollard C, Christey G.
INTRODUCTION: The availability and implementation of evidence-based care is essential to achieving safe, quality trauma patient outcomes. Little is documented, however, about the challenges trauma clinicians face in their day-to day practice, or their view... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Depression and post-traumatic stress during major social unrest in Hong Kong: a 10-year prospective cohort study - Ni MY, Yao XI, Leung KSM, Yau C, Leung CMC, Lun P, Flores FP, Chang WC, Cowling BJ, Leung GM.
We examined the associated population mental health burden, risk factors, and health-care needs. METHODS: In a population-based prospective cohort, adu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Evaluating the levels of knowledge and attitudes of emergency medical technicians and paramedics toward traumatic dental injuries - Aras A, Dogan MS.
This study aims to evaluate the attitudes of emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics toward TDI and their levels of knowledge about the i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Genetic association of FKBP5 with PTSD in US service members deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan - Zhang L, Hu XZ, Yu T, Chen Z, Dohl J, Li X, Benedek DM, Fullerton CS, Wynn G, Barrett JE, Li M, Russell DW, Ursano RJ.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating mental disorder with a prevalence of more than 7% in the US population and 12% in the military. An interaction of childhood trauma with FKBP5 (a glucocorticoid-regulated immunophilin) has been reporte... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Global impact of ciguatoxins and ciguatera fish poisoning on fish, fisheries and consumers - Soli ño L, Costa PR.
Ciguatera fish poisoning (CFP) is one of the most devastating food-borne illnesses caused by fish consumption. Ciguatoxins (CTXs) are potent neurotoxins synthesized by the benthic microalgae Gambierdiscus spp. and Fukuyoa spp. that are transmitted to fish ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

High behavioral sensitivity to carbon dioxide associates with enhanced fear memory and altered forebrain neuronal activation - McMurray KMJ, Gray A, Horn P, Sah R.
There is considerable interest in pre-trauma individual differences that may contribute to increased risk for developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Identification of underlying vulnerability factors that predict differential responses to trauma... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news