The relationships of experiencing workplace bullying with mental health, affective commitment, and job satisfaction: application of the job demands control model - Steele NM, Rodgers B, Fogarty GJ.
There have been very few theoretical models published to understand the relationship between workplace bullying and different outcome variables. Applying the Job Demands Control (JDC) model, this study analyzed workplace bullying alongside 'traditional' jo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Use of the acquired capability for suicide scale (ACSS) among United States military and Veteran samples: a systematic review - Kramer EB, Gaeddert LA, Jackson CL, Harnke B, Nazem S.
BACKGROUND: Military personnel and Veterans are at increased risk for suicide. Theoretical and conceptual arguments have suggested that elevated levels of acquired capability (AC) could be an explanatory factor accounting for this increased risk. However, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Wheelchair mobility-related injuries due to inadvertent lower extremity displacement on footplates: analysis of the FDA MAUDE database from 2014 to 2018 - Whitford M, Mitchell SJ, Marzloff GE, Zindle JK, Richmond MA, Bogie KM, Henzel MK.
OBJECTIVES: The aims of the study were to assess reports of wheelchair mobility-related injuries from inadvertent lower extremity displacement (ILED) on footplates, which were submitted to the Food and Drug Administration Manufacturer and User Facility Dev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association between adherence to evidence-based practices for treatment of patients with traumatic rib fractures and mortality rates among US trauma centers - Tignanelli CJ, Rix A, Napolitano LM, Hemmila MR, Ma S, Kummerfeld E.
IMPORTANCE: Rib fractures are sustained by nearly 15% of patients who experience trauma and are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Evidence-based practice (EBP) rib fracture management guidelines and treatment algorithms have been publish... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

COVID-19, Risk, Fear, and Fall-out - Manderson L, Levine S.
... We are beginning to take stock of the social, economic, and political fallout that will follow as the virus surely spreads, with colder weather, to the global and geographic south. We are witness to: mediatization of the pandemic; closing of schools... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Developing a model of long-term social rehabilitation after traumatic brain injury: the case of the Head Forward Centre - Salas C, Casassus M, Rowlands L, Pimm S.
Background: Social isolation and inactivity are highly problematic long-term consequences of Traumatic Brain Injury. They are rarely addressed by rehabilitation programmes, which focus on early phases of recovery. Day centres, or "drop-in" peer supp... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Do levels of posttraumatic growth vary by type of traumatic event experienced? An analysis of the Nurses' Health Study II - Lowe SR, James P, Arcaya MC, Vale MD, Rhodes JE, Rich-Edwards J, Roberts AL, Koenen KC.
OBJECTIVE: Posttraumatic growth (PTG) has been documented in the aftermath of a range of traumatic events, including bereavement, physical assault, and rape. However, only a handful of studies have examined whether levels of total PTG, as well as the 5 dom... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The association between traumatic experiences and suicide attempt in patients treated at the Hospital de Pronto Socorro in Porto Alegre, Brazil - Zatti C, Guimar ães LSP, Soibelman M, Semensato MR, Bastos AG, Calegaro VC, Freitas LHM.
OBJECTIVE: To analyze associations between attempted suicide and childhood trauma. METHODS: A seven month comparative case-control study (28 subjects - patients with suicide attempt; 56 controls - patients without suicide attempt). The following in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Which factors influence the decision to transfer patients with traumatic brain injury to a neurosurgery unit in a major trauma network? - Rajwani KM, Lavrador JP, Ansaripour A, Tolias CM.
Objectives: Within the pan London Major Trauma System many patients with minor or non-life threatening traumatic brain injury (TBI) remain at their local hospital and are not transferred to a major trauma centre (MTC). Our aim was to identify factor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Sleep disturbances and suicidality in posttraumatic stress disorder: an overview of the literature - Weber FC, Norra C, Wetter TC.
A causal relationship between sleep disturbances and suicidal behavior has been previously reported. Insomnia and nightmares are considered as hallmarks of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In addition, patients with PTSD have an increased risk for sui... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Important issues to severe trauma survivors: a qualitative study - James A, Tran VT, Gauss T, Hamada S, Roquet F, Bitot V, Boutonnet M, Raux M, Ravaud P.
OBJECTIVE: Identify issues that are important to severe trauma survivors up to 3 years after the trauma. BACKGROUND: Severe trauma is the first cause of disability-adjusted life years worldwide, yet most attention has focused on acute care and the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Management and outcomes following emergency surgery for traumatic brain injury - a multi-centre, international, prospective cohort study (the Global Neurotrauma Outcomes Study) - Clark D, Joannides A, Ibrahim Abdallah O, Olufemi Adeleye A, Hafid Bajamal A, Bashford T, Bhebhe A, Biluts H, Budohoska N, Budohoski K, Cherian I, Marklund N, Fernandez Mendez R, Figaji T, Kumar Gupta D, Iaccarino C, Ilunga A, Joseph M, Khan T, Laeke T, Waran V, Park K, Rosseau G, Rubiano A, Saleh Y, Shabani HK, Smith B, Sichizya K, Tewari M, Tirsit A, Thu M, Tripathi M, Trivedi R, Villar S, Devi Bhagavatula I, Servadei F, Menon D, Kolias A, Hutchinson P.
INTRODUCTION: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) accounts for a significant amount of death and disability worldwide and the majority of this burden affects individuals in low-and-middle income countries. Despite this, considerable geographical differences have ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prognostic factors for medical and productivity costs, and return to work after trauma - de Munter L, Geraerds AJLM, de Jongh MAC, van der Vlegel M, Steyerberg EW, Haagsma JA, Polinder S.
AIM: The aim of this study was to determine prognostic factors for medical and productivity costs, and return to work (RTW) during the first two years after trauma in a clinical trauma population. METHODS: This prospective multicentre observational... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Shrapnel injuries on regions of head and neck in Syrian War - Ucak M.
BACKGROUND: Perforating and cutting injuries to the head and neck due to shrapnels are largely life-threatening and require immediate medical attention. In the present article, the surgical conditions in the war-related head and neck injuries were presente... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

"Putting a new perspective on life": a qualitative grounded theory of posttraumatic growth following acquired brain injury - Lyon I, Fisher P, Gracey F.
This study sought to understand the process of developing posttraumatic growth (PTG) follo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Arguing over transportation sales taxes: an analysis of equity debates in transportation ballot measures - Lederman J, Brown A, Taylor BD, Wachs M.
What's a fair way to pay for urban transportation? Local option sales taxes (LOSTs) for transportation are an increasingly common mechanism for locally financing transportation in the context of declining federal and state funding. LOSTs are typically regr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factorial structure and validity of Depression (PHQ-9) and Anxiety (GAD-7) scales after traumatic brain injury - Teymoori A, Gorbunova A, Haghish FE, Real R, Zeldovich M, Wu YJ, Polinder S, Asendorf T, Menon D, Center-Tbi Investigators And Participants, V Steinb üchel N.
BACKGROUND: The dimensionality of depression and anxiety instruments have recently been a source of controversy. OBJECTIVES AND DESIGN: In a European-wide sample of patients after Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), we aim to examine the factorial struct... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Firearm injuries due to terrorist attack - Saylam N, Uyanik B, Buz M, Buyukyilmaz T, Demi ̇r Y, Aldegik Gürsoy D.
OBJECTIVE: In our study, it was aimed to evaluate the gunshot injury cases that applied to the emergency service after terrorist attack retrospectively with the literature. Material and Method: In the study, 114 terrorist cases admitted to Şırnak S... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The Alba Method and the Science of Emotions - Kalawski JP.
This article reviews the original research that gave ris... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The closure of Hahnemann University Hospital and the experience of moral injury in academic medicine - Roberts LW.
Hahnemann University Hospital closed last summer. A very large medical training institution with more than 150 years of service to the public, the loss was felt by patients, learners, faculty, staff, and neighboring communities. Other academic hospital... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The data set development for the National Spinal Cord Injury Registry of Iran (NSCIR-IR): progress toward improving the quality of care - Azadmanjir Z, Jazayeri SB, Habibi Arejan R, Ghodsi Z, Sharif-Alhoseini M, Kheiri G, Zendehdel K, Safdarian M, Sadeghian F, Khazaeipour Z, Naghdi K, Arab Kheradmand J, Saadat S, Pirnejad H, Fazel MR, Fakharian E, Mohammadzadeh M, Sadeghi-Naini M, Saberi H, Derakhshan P, Sabour H, Benzel EC, Oreilly G, Noonan V, Vaccaro AR, Emami-Razavi SH, Rahimi-Movaghar V.
STUDY DESIGN: Descriptive study. OBJECTIVES: The aim of this manuscript is to describe the development process of the data set for the National Spinal Cord Injury Registry of Iran (NSCIR-IR). SETTING: SCI community in Iran. METHODS: The NSC... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The face of war: maxillofacial patients in the Syrian Civil War - Ghantous Y, Bahouth H, Rachmiel A, Abdelraziq M, Joachim MV, Abu-El-Na'aj I.
The type of the armed conflict on the Syrian battle field acquired several types of injuries; including injuries that were caused by explosive, shrapnel and blast injuries.In the current study, the authors conducted an overview of maxillofacial patients, w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A troubling notification - Razmjou AA.
This piece discusses an internal medicine trainee's attempt to process the untimely death of a patient seen in primary clinic by suicide. More specifically, it explores the role mental health may have played in the patient's care, and the possibility of th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Coexisting systemic infections in patients hospitalized because of a fall: prevalence and risk factors - Manian FA, Hsu F, Huang D, Blair A, Mosarla R, Mulugeta W, Lipartia M.
BACKGROUND: Infectious disease-related factors that may contribute to or complicate falls have received relatively little attention in the literature. OBJECTIVE: Our aim was to determine the prevalence of, and risk factors for, coexisting systemic ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factors affecting mortality after traumatic brain injury in a resource-poor setting - Okidi R, Ogwang DM, Okello TR, Ezati D, Kyegombe W, Nyeko D, Scolding NJ.
BACKGROUND: Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of long-term disability and economic loss to society. The aim of this study was to assess the factors affecting mortality after TBI in a resource-poor setting. METHODS: Chart review was perf... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Freeing women of rape victims from the burden of psychology through the legalization of the abortion acquisition law in rape victim pregnant women - Ilyas A, Widaningsih Y.
This study uses norm... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Health-related quality of life in motorcycle crash victims 1 year after injury: a longitudinal study in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - Doan HTN, Hobday MB, Leavy JE, Jancey J.
Despite the burden of injury associated with motorcycle crashes and injuries in Vietnam, there are no studies investigating health-related quality of life (HRQoL) following a nonfatal motorcycle crash in this country. Therefore, this study aimed to evaluat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Slums, space, and state of health-a link between settlement morphology and health data - Friesen J, Friesen V, Dietrich I, Pelz PF.
Approximately 1 billion slum dwellers worldwide are exposed to increased health risks due to their spatial environment. Recent studies have therefore called for the spatial environment to be introduced as a separate dimension in medical studies. Hence, thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

PTSD Can Take Heavy Toll on Hearts of Female Vets
THURSDAY, March 26, 2020 -- PTSD can cause severe psychic distress, but it may also raise heart risks for female veterans in particular, a new study suggests. " The association we found was incredibly strong, " said lead author Dr. Ramin Ebrahimi, a... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 26, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

A comparative study of injury severity scales as predictors of mortality in trauma patients: which scale is the best? - Yadollahi M, Kashkooe A, Rezaiee R, Jamali K, Niakan MH.
OBJECTIVE: To compare the injury severity scales as predictors of mortality in trauma patients to search for the best scale. METHODS: In a prospective cohort study and systematical random sampling conducted from March to September 2017, trauma pati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Adductor injuries in the National Basketball Association: an analysis of return to play and player performance from 2010 to 2019 - Patel BH, Okoroha KR, Jildeh TR, Lu Y, Baker JD, Nwachukwu BU, Foster MG, Allen AA, Forsythe B.
Objectives: 1) To evaluate return to play (RTP) timing in National Basketball Association (NBA) athletes following adductor injuries, and 2) to evaluate the effect of adductor injuries on player performance, game availability, and career longevity f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Associations between sexual assault and suicidal thoughts and behavior: a meta-analysis - Dworkin ER, Decou CR, Fitzpatrick S.
OBJECTIVE: The goal of the present study was to conduct a quantitative review to determine the degree to which specific forms of suicidality (i.e., lifetime and past-year suicidal ideation and attempts) are associated with sexual assault (SA). It also exam... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factors facilitating recovery following severe traumatic brain injury: a qualitative study - Downing M, Hicks A, Braaf S, Myles D, Gabbe B, Cameron P, Ameratunga S, Ponsford J.
Given the significant impact of severe traumatic brain injury (TBI), understanding factors influencing recovery is critical to inform prognostication and treatment planning. Previous research has focussed primarily on factors negatively associated with out... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

First Responder's Care Package on management of road traffic accident victims of Udupi: study protocol - Vinish V, Chakrabarty J, Vijayan S, Kulkarni M, Shashidhara YN, Nayak BS, George A.
AIM: To evaluate the effectiveness of 'First Responder's Care Package' on knowledge and skill on the management of road traffic accident victims. The outcomes relate to the quality of First Responder's care by autorickshaw drivers. METHODS: Autoric... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

New learnings on drivers of men's physical and/or sexual violence against their female partners, and women's experiences of this, and the implications for prevention interventions - Gibbs A, Dunkle K, Ramsoomar L, Willan S, Jama Shai N, Chatterji S, Naved R, Jewkes R.
Background: Understanding the drivers of intimate partner violence (IPV), perpetrated by men and experienced by women, is a critical task for developing effective prevention programmes.Objectives: To provide a comprehensive assessment of the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Occupation-focused intervention for in-patient mental health settings: pilot study of effectiveness - Lipskaya-Velikovsky L, Krupa T, Silvan-Kosovich I, Kotler M.
This study investigated the effectiveness of "Occupational C... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Overlooking feigning behavior may result in potential harmful treatment interventions: two case reports of undetected malingering - van der Heide D, Boskovic I, van Harten P, Merckelbach H.
Clinicians tend to overestimate their ability to recognize feigning behavior in psychiatric patients, especially if it concerns patients who have been admitted for observation. Feigning can be either externally motivated (e.g., for financial compensation, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Psychosocial work exposures of the job strain model and suicide in France: findings from the STRESSJEM prospective study of 1.5 million men and women over 26 years of follow-up - Niedhammer I, Chastang JF, Coutrot T, Geoffroy-Perez B, Lamontagne AD, Milner A.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The Affective Control Scale: factor structure and associations with posttraumatic stress symptoms in trauma-exposed male veterans - Arditte Hall KA, Mitchell KS.
OBJECTIVE: Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is characterized by broad-based difficulties with emotion. However, the extent to which the disorder is associated with fear of particular emotions remains less well understood. The Affective Control Scale (A... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The Coronavirus Pandemic May Be Causing an Anxiety Pandemic
As the physical coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, an emotional pandemic is following fast in its wake. When the whole world is going to pieces, it’s awfully hard for the human mind—a fragile thing in the best of times—to cope, and more and more, doctors are reporting the spread of despair, worry and depression among their patients, especially those already suffering from some form of anxiety disorder. Even before COVID-19 hit its shores, the U.S. was a clinically anxious place. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, just over 19% of all American adults will experience at least one a...
Source: TIME: Health - March 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

A longitudinal study of cognitive predictors of (complex) post-traumatic stress in young people in out-of-home care - Hiller RM, Meiser-Stedman R, Elliott E, Banting R, Halligan SL.
BACKGROUND: Young people in out-of-home care are substantially more likely to meet criteria for PTSD than their peers, while their early maltreatment exposure may also place them at greater risk of developing the newly proposed complex PTSD. Yet, there rem... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A focal abdominal swelling after an accident with a 'space scooter' -
A 7-year-old boy presents at the Emergency Department with an abdominal swelling after an accident with a space scooter. He was diagnosed with a traumatic anterior abdominal wall hernia, for which he underwent surgical correction. [SafetyLit note: Space... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

A retrospective study of acute poisoning cases and their management at emergency department of Dessie Referral Hospital, Northeast Ethiopia - Getie A, Belayneh YM.
BACKGROUND: Poisoning causes significant patient morbidity and mortality worldwide. It is a common reason for emergency department visits and hospitalizations. Acute poisoning needs immediate effective management to prevent patient mortality or sequela. Th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Assessment of firearm injuries undergoing advanced airway management: Role II hospital experience - Eksert S, A şık MB, Kaya M.
BACKGROUND: Airway problems are one of the most important factors affecting mortality in firearm injuries. The present study aims to examine the data of patients who underwent advanced airway support due to explosion and bullet injuries in a Role II hospit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effectiveness of workplace interventions for improving absenteeism, productivity, and work ability of employees: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials - Tarro L, Llaurad ó E, Ulldemolins G, Hermoso P, Solà R.
To determine the effectiveness of workplace interventions and the most effective methodological design for the improvement of employee productivity, work ability, and absenteeism. A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of workplace interven... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Even warriors can be scared: a survey assessing anxiety and coping skills in competitive crossfit athletes - Wilke J, Pfarr T, M öller MD.
Competition anxiety has been demonstrated to decrease sports performance while increasing burnout risk. To date, its degree in CrossFit (CF) is unknown. The present study, therefore, examines competition fear and relevant coping skills as well as potential... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Excess mortality due to external causes in women in the South African mining industry: 2013-2015 - Wilson KS, Kootbodien T, Naicker N.
In this study, we looked at the differences in mortality between male and female miners in South Africa. Data from Statistics South Africa reg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Exposure therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder: factors of limited success and possible alternative treatment - Markowitz S, Fanselow M.
Recent research indicates that there is mixed success in using exposure therapies on patients with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Our study argues that there are two major reasons for this: The first is that there are nonassociative aspects of PTSD... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Improving emergency access to human immunodeficiency virus prophylaxis for patients evaluated after sexual assault - Saadatzadeh T, Salas NM, Walraven C, Sarangarm P, Crandall CS, Crook J, Sarangarm D, Yaple C, Stafford A, Wilson CG, Page K, Carvour ML.
INTRODUCTION: Patients evaluated after sexual assault may benefit from nonoccupational postexposure prophylaxis (nPEP) to prevent infection with HIV, yet multiple barriers may prohibit nPEP delivery. The IN-STEP (Integrating nPEP after Sexual Trauma in Eme... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Incidence of gunshot wounds: before and after implementation of a shall issue conceal carry law - Nicholas CM, Ward JG, Helmer SD, Haan JM.
This study examined the incidence of gunshot wounds before and after enacting a conceal carry (CC) law in a predominately rural state. METHODS: A retrospective review was conducted of all patients who were admitted with a gunshot inju... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news