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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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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)
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"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)
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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)
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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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Road traffic crash experience among commercial motorcyclists in Kigali, Rwanda - Nickenig Vissoci JR, Krebs E, Meier B, Vieira IF, de Andrade L, Byiringiro F, Rulisa S, Staton CA.
Objective: Road traffic injuries (RTI) cause ∼1.2 million deaths and 50 million injuries annually, disproportionately occurring in low- and middle-income countries. Although policy changes and infrastructural developments have continued to contrib... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Simulation-based analysis of sign blanket replacement strategies - Rasdorf W, Machado P.
Transportation agencies are responsible for maintaining traffic signs, a critical part of any transportation network, in a satisfactory condition. This is achieved by the implementation of sign maintenance and replacement strategies. This paper presents th... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Snake bites by European vipers in mainland France in 2017-2018: comparison of two antivenoms Viperfav
Context: Today, immunotherapy with Fab or F(ab')2 fragments is considered as a gold standard treatment for patients bitten by vipers. We compared the efficiency of two antivenoms, Viperfav ® and Viperatab®, in mainl... (Source: SafetyLit)
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The common road safety approaches: a scoping review and thematic analysis - Safarpour H, Khorasani-Zavareh D, Mohammadi R.
PURPOSE Comparison of effective road safety approaches with those of relatively similar countries can be used to identify possibilities for safety improvement. Since there is no clear and comprehensive study of countries' current and successful approaches ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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The relationship between cognition and vocational training outcome in patients with acquired brain injury: contribution of machine learning - Manoli R, Chartaux-Danjou L, Delecroix H, Daveluy W, Torre F, Moroni C.
The aim of this study was to identify specific cognitive patterns related to long-term vocational training outcome. Records of twenty-eight patients who had benefited from a professional rehabilitation program were retrospectively processed. Screening thro... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Time from the admission as the predictor of aggressive behavior of inpatients with schizophrenia spectrum disorder - Bosak K, Coha S, Jelavic S, Gro šić V, Bajic Z, Polasek O, Ružić MĆ, Filipcić I, Svab V.
The aim was to assess the incidence of aggressive events (AE) committed by patients diagnosed with schizophrenia spectrum disorethder (SSD) after the first 7  days of hospitalization in psychiatric institution, in comparison to other psychiatric patients. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Using queer phenomenology to disrupt heteronormativity and deconstruct homosexuality - Lane J.
Stigma is structurally embedded and preexists a person's involvement in-the-world. This is understood to create the conditions necessary for what is described here as a priori homophobia, which is defined as a projection of structurally embedded sti... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Veterinarians experience animal welfare control work as stressful - V äärikkälä S, Hänninen L, Nevas M.
The aim of the study was to evaluate the job satisfaction of official veterinarians working in the field of animal welfare control and identify both positive features and challenges of their work. An electronic questionnaire was designed to evaluate job sa... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Pediatric ocular trauma: characteristics and outcomes among a French cohort (2007-2016) - Boret C, Br éhin C, Cortey C, Chanut M, Houzé-Cerfon CH, Soler V, Claudet I.
Pediatric ocular trauma is a major cause of acquired monocular blindness. Post-traumatic visual impairment can lead to significant handicap. In France, recent data on the epidemiology of pediatric ocular trauma are lacking. AIM: To describe the cha... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Associations between multiple remote mild TBIs and objective neuropsychological functioning and subjective symptoms in combat-exposed veterans - Merritt VC, Jurick SM, Crocker LD, Sullan MJ, Sakamoto MS, Davey DK, Hoffman SN, Keller AV, Jak AJ.
OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to evaluate relationships between multiple mild traumatic brain injuries (mTBIs) and objective and subjective clinical outcomes in a sample of combat-exposed Veterans, adjusting for psychiatric distress and combat e... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Deaths from fall-related traumatic brain injury -- United States, 2008-2017 - Peterson AB, Kegler SR.
What is already known about this topic? Falls can cause serious injuries, including a traumatic brain injury (TBI). Unintentional falls represent the second leading cause of TBI-related death. What is added by this report? The national age-adjust... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Help-seeking intention and associated factors towards mental illness among residents of Mertule Mariam town, East Gojam Zone, Amhara Region, Ethiopia: a mixed-method study - Yeshanew B, Belete A, Necho M.
BACKGROUND: About 76% and 85% of people in low and middle-income countries with severe mental illness did not get management because of fear of expected discrimination. Studying the intention to seek help for mental illness will, therefore, help to know th... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Major trauma care in Hong Kong and Germany: a trauma registry data benchmark study - Lai CY, Maegele M, Yeung JHH, Lefering R, Hung KCK, Chan PSL, Leung M, Wong HT, Wong JKS, Graham CA, Cheng CH, Cheung NK.
BACKGROUND: Trauma remains a leading cause of death and effective trauma management within a well-developed trauma system has been shown to reduce morbidity and mortality. A trauma registry, as an integral part of a mature trauma system, can be used to mon... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Male and LGBT survivors of sexual violence in conflict situations: a realist review of health interventions in low-and middle-income countries - Kiss L, Quinlan-Davidson M, Pasquero L, Tejero PO, Hogg C, Theis J, Park A, Zimmerman C, Hossain M.
Conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV) against women and girls has been the subject of increasing research and scholarship. Less is known about the health of men, boys and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and other gender non-binary persons who ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Mild traumatic brain injury/concussion and female sexuality, a scoping review of the literature - Anto-Ocrah M, Tiffany K, Hasman L, van Wijngaarden E.
BACKGROUND: The American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) in 2010 called for more head injury research on gender disparities to bridge the gender gap for the short-and long-term effects of TBI, including sexual and reproductive outcomes. In this ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Near point of convergence deficits and treatment following concussion: a systematic review - Santo AL, Race ML, Teel EF.
CONTEXT: Convergence dysfunction following concussion is common. Near point of convergence (NPC) is a quick and easy assessment that may detect oculomotor dysfunction such as convergence insufficiency (CI), but NPC measurements are rarely reported. Converg... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Physician suicide-a personal and community tragedy - Gold KJ, Schwenk TL.
Physician suicide —its incidence, causes, and prevention—has been a subject of intense study, particularly since the landmark meta-analysis by Schernhammer.1 In this issue of JAMA Psychiatry, Duarte and colleagues2 provide a much-needed update on phy... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Radically Invasive Projectiles-first reports and imaging features of this new and dangerous bullet - Ditkofsky N, Maresky HS, Steenburg S.
Recently, civilian patients have begun to present to emergency departments with a new type of bullet injury caused by a frangible bullet designed to splinter and deform in a predictable manner. This bullet "the Radically Invasive Projectile" (RIP) was deve... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Structural and socio-cultural barriers to accessing mental healthcare among Syrian refugees and asylum seekers in Switzerland - Kiselev N, Pfaltz M, Haas F, Schick M, Kappen M, Sijbrandij M, de Graaff AM, Bird M, Hansen P, Ventevogel P, Fuhr DC, Schnyder U, Morina N.
Background: Due to their experiences of major stressful life events, including post-displacement stressors, refugees and asylum seekers are vulnerable to developing mental health problems. Yet, despite the availability of specialized mental health s... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Visuocortical tuning to a threat-related feature persists after extinction and consolidation of conditioned fear - Antov MI, Plog E, Bierwirth P, Keil A, Stockhorst U.
Neurons in the visual cortex sharpen their orientation tuning as humans learn aversive contingencies. A stimulus orientation (CS+) that reliably predicts an aversive noise (unconditioned stimulus: US) is selectively enhanced in lower-tier visual cortex, wh... (Source: SafetyLit)
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What can trauma patients' experiences and perspectives tell us about the perceived quality of trauma care? A qualitative study set within the UK National Health Service - Kellezi B, Earthy S, Sleney J, Beckett K, Barnes J, Christie N, Horsley D, Jones T, Kendrick D.
The global drive for improvements in the efficiency and quality of healthcare has led to the development of frameworks to assist in defining and measuring 'good quality care'. However, such frameworks lack a systematic or meaningful definition of what 'goo... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Psychological well-being among internally displaced adolescents and the effect of psychopathology on PTSD scores depends on gender - Eray Ş, Murat D, Uçar HN, Gönüllü E.
The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to investigate the post-traumatic symptoms and psychological well-being among internally displaced (ID) adolescents in the early phase of the conflict in the southeast part of Turkey and clarify the effect of p... (Source: SafetyLit)
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A new approach for uncertainty analysis of ETW Rider Head Injury Reconstruction via Coupling Response Surface and Monte Carlo methodologies - Han Y, Xu J, Thomson R, Mizuno K.
The objective of this study was to introduce a new uncertainty analysis method by applying Response Surface-Mo... (Source: SafetyLit)
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