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Twitter, book, riot: post-digital publishing against race - Thoburn N.
This article considers today's 'post-digital' political publishing through the material forms of an experimental book, The 2015 Baltimore Uprising: A Teen Epistolary. Anonymously published and devoid of all editorial text, the book is comprised entirely of...
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

An update on the complexity and importance of accurately diagnosing post-traumatic stress disorder and comorbid traumatic brain injury - Rosen V, Ayers G.
As awareness for diagnosing and screening patients for trauma has grown, more effective evidence-based treatments are available to treat post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Despite these gains, several patients are non-responsive to care and research ha...
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Use of health services among post-9/11 veterans with mental health conditions within 90 days of separation from the military - Aronson KR, Perkins DF, Morgan NR, Bleser JA, Vogt D, Copeland LA, Finley EP, Gilman CL.
This study identified the programs and services used by new post-9/11 veterans who screened posit...
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

The association between depressive symptoms during pregnancy and post-delivery fear of childbirth; a prospective study - Bangma M, Kazemier BM, Papatsonis DNM, Van der Zaag-Loonen HJ, Paarlberg KM.
Background: Fear of childbirth is an important reason for a caesarean section on request. Objective: To assess the association between depressive symptoms during pregnancy and post-delivery fear of childbirth (PFOC).Methods: We prospec...
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Today, FDA sent warning letters to 2 breast implant makers as part of ongoing efforts to protect patients: Allergan did not comply w/ post-approval study requirements; Ideal Implant Inc. cited for failures w/ quality system & medical device reporting regs. https://go.usa.gov/xvMbA   pic.twitter.com/p60gRc5GdP
Today, FDA sent warning letters to 2 breast implant makers as part of ongoing efforts to protect patients: Allergan did not comply w/ post-approval study requirements; Ideal Implant Inc. cited for failures w/ quality system & medical device reporting regs. https://go.usa.gov/xvMbA  pic.twitter.com/p60gRc5GdP
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - May 14, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at FDAMedia) Source Type: news

Washington Post's depictions of autism shift from 'cause and cure' to acceptance
(University of California - Santa Cruz) The Washington Post's depiction of autism has shifted over the years from a focus on 'cause and cure' toward one of acceptance and accommodation, say the authors of a study that examined 315 articles published from 2007 to 2017.
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - May 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Towards a post-conflict tourism recovery framework - Reddy MV, Boyd SW, Nica M.
While there is an increasingly extant literature on tourism crises and disasters, a lacunae exists regarding robust conceptual and theoretical frameworks for reviving tourism in a post-conflict context. Holistic frameworks that build tourism resilience in ...
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

RSNA publishes COVID-19 radiology surge and post-surge preparedness guidance
(Radiological Society of North America) The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) COVID-19 Task Force has published new documents on COVID-19 surge preparedness and post-COVID-19 preparedness for radiology departments.
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - May 11, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

A probabilistic methodology for assessing post-earthquake fire ignition vulnerability in residential buildings - Farshadmanesh P, Mohammadi J.
Post-earthquake fire (PEF) ignition events constitute a secondary consequence of an earthquake and may result in the loss of life and substantial property damage, especially in urban areas where the potential for fire spread and conflagration exists. These...
Source: SafetyLit - May 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

How the post office became a potent weapon for Democrats
The financially imperiled post office, under attack by President Trump, has become a potent symbol for a Democratic Party looking for unifying causes.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - May 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Evan Halper Source Type: news

ICMR partners India Post for delivery of COVID-19 testing kits to labs
"Indian Council of Medical Research has set a target of carrying out around 1 lakh tests across the country per day. For this crucial work, India Post with its vast network of 1,56,000 post offices has once again turned into a COVID warrior," the statement said.
Source: The Economic Times - May 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clinical- and surgery-specific risk factors for post-operative sepsis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of over 30 million patients
In conclusion, multiple-patient and surgery-related risk factors are associated with the development of post-operative sepsis. Recognizing these risk factors could assist in the pre-operative identification of patients at risk of post-operative sepsis.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis Following ACL Injury Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis Following ACL Injury
A new review looks at the incidence of post-traumatic osteoarthritis among patients with a history of ACL injury.Arthritis Research & Therapy
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Orthopaedics Journal Article Source Type: news

Call for More Transparency in Gray Area of Post-Approval Drug Studies Call for More Transparency in Gray Area of Post-Approval Drug Studies
' Post-market safety studies are often inadequate, not completed, and poorly reported in the public arena, ' say the authors of study examining SGLT2 inhibitors. But clinicians say this is not so black and white.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Children & coronavirus infection (COVID-19): How to avoid post-traumatic stress disorder
(Bentham Science Publishers) COVID-19 is a pandemic that has forced many states to declare restrictive measures in order to prevent their wider spread. These measures are necessary to protect the health of adults, children and people with disabilities. Long quarantine periods could cause an increase in anxiety crisis, fear of contagion and post-traumatic stress disorder (frustration, boredom, isolation, fear, insomnia, difficulty concentrating).
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

06.05.20: Post Q1 Virtual Roadshow
Post Q1 Virtual RoadshowLink to website
Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: Events - May 5, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

YSPH, Washington Post form partnership to investigate coronavirus
The new Covid Counting Consortium will bring together journalists and data scientists from The Post and researchers from Yale ’s Public Health Modeling Unit.
Source: Yale Science and Health News - May 5, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

05.05.20: Post Q1 Virtual Roadshow
Post Q1 Virtual RoadshowLink to website
Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: Events - May 4, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

FDA Commissioner @SteveFDA is taking your #COVID19 questions for an upcoming Twitter Q & A. Post your question in a tweet using #AskFDA, and he might just answer it.
FDA Commissioner @SteveFDA is taking your #COVID19 questions for an upcoming Twitter Q&A. Post your question in a tweet using #AskFDA, and he might just answer it.
Source: Food and Drug Adminstration (FDA): CDRHNew - May 4, 2020 Category: Medical Devices Authors: ( at US_FDA) Source Type: news

Study Approaches and Methods To Evaluate the Safety of Drugs and Biological Products During Pregnancy in the Post-Approval Setting; Public Meeting, Request for Comments
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - May 4, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Persistent post-concussive symptoms: a model of predisposing, precipitating, and perpetuating factors - Rickards TA, Cranston CC, McWhorter J.
While the majority of individuals make full recovery within a short period following mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), some continue to experience a more chronic course of symptoms termed persistent post-concussive symptoms (PPCS). Previous models and co...
Source: SafetyLit - May 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Structural covariance network disruptions in military personnel with mild traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder - Proessl FS, Dretsch MN, Connaboy C, Lovalekar M, Dunn-Lewis C, Canino MC, Sterczala AJ, Deshpande G, Katz J, Denney T, Flanagan SD.
Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are common in military populations and share numerous symptoms. Functional graph theory studies demonstrate altered small-world brain networks in mTBI and PTSD but little is known...
Source: SafetyLit - May 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Pediatric post-traumatic headache and implications for return to sport: a narrative review - Irwin SL, Kacperski J, Rastogi RG.
BACKGROUND: Headache attributed to mild traumatic injury of the head (aka: mild traumatic brain injury, mTBI), frequently abbreviated to Post-Traumatic Headache (PTH), is one of the most common and disabling symptoms after a head injury. PTH often phenotyp...
Source: SafetyLit - May 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Post-traumatic stress disorder in train crash survivors in Italy: the role of mood spectrum dysregulations and intrusiveness - Miniati M, Palagini L, Caruso D, Mauri M, Marazziti D, Dell'osso L.
BACKGROUND.: To explore relationships among post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depressive spectrum symptoms, and intrusiveness in subjects who survived the crash of a train derailed carrying liquefied petroleum gas and exploded causing a fire. ...
Source: SafetyLit - May 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Risk factors for the development of post-traumatic headache attributed to traumatic brain injury: a systematic review - Andersen AM, Ashina H, Iljazi A, Al-Khazali HM, Chaudhry B, Ashina M, Ashina S, Schytz HW.
OBJECTIVE: To systematically identify risk factors for the development of post-traumatic headache (PTH) attributed to traumatic brain injury (TBI) as defined in the International Classification of Headache Disorders (ICHD). BACKGROUND: PTH is a com...
Source: SafetyLit - May 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The Center for Trauma Survivorship: addressing the great unmet need for post-trauma center care - Livingston DH, La Bagnara S, Sieck D, Yonclas P, Castellano C, Cho C, Walling PA, Mosenthal AC.
BACKGROUND: Returning patients to pre-injury status is the goal of a trauma system. Trauma Centers (TC) provide inpatient care, but post-discharge treatment is fragmented with clinic follow up rates ...
Source: SafetyLit - May 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Africa: Africa Has to Chart Its Own Path Post-COVID-19
[Nation] The Laughing Cry by Henri Lopes is a comical portrayal of Africa's tragic post-independence history.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 2, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Bleak Future for Chrome Mining Post COVID-19
[New Zimbabwe] The troubled chrome mining sector in the country is faced with a bleak future post Covid-19, a trade unionist has said.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - May 2, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Post-It Pearls: No Magic in IV Antibiotics
No abstract available
Source: Emergency Medicine News - May 1, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Post-It Pearls Source Type: news

Understanding the impact of natural disasters on psychological outcomes in youth from Mainland China: a meta-analysis of risk and protective factors for post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms - Gordon-Hollingsworth AT, Yao N, Chen H, Qian M, Chen S.
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental illness that causes significant distress and impairment. Studies generally indicate lower rates of PTSD post-disaster in Chinese child populations. Irrespective of population examined, findings suggest that...
Source: SafetyLit - April 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

COVID-19 Stimulus Measures Must Save Lives, Protect Livelihoods, and Safeguard Nature to Reduce the Risk of Future Pandemics
IPBES Expert Guest Article by Professors Josef Settele, Sandra Díaz and Eduardo Brondizio1 and Dr. Peter Daszak2 on 27 April 2020By Josef Settele, Sandra Díaz, Eduardo Brondizio and Peter DaszakApr 27 2020 (IPS) There is a single species that is responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic – us. As with the climate and biodiversity crises, recent pandemics are a direct consequence of human activity – particularly our global financial and economic systems, based on a limited paradigm that prizes economic growth at any cost. We have a small window of opportunity, in overcoming the challenges of the current crisis, to avoi...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Josef Settele-Sandra Diaz-Eduardo Brondizio-Peter Daszak Tags: Biodiversity Climate Change Combating Desertification and Drought Environment Featured Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Sustainability TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Post-Pandemic Mental Health Epidemic
Credit: Gopen Rai/NEPALI TIMES ARCHIVEBy Sonia AwaleApr 26 2020 (IPS) The number of Nepalis suffering from mental health issues is increasing with the prolonged COVID-19 lockdown, and the lack of treatment and counselling means the country may be facing an epidemic of psychosocial disorders. Mental health is a hidden pre-existing crisis in Nepal because of social stigma, with a survey three years ago showing that a shocking 37% of the population suffered from some form of mental health problem. “During a time of a disaster or an epidemic, anxiety disorder, phobia, obsessive compulsive tendencies and depressive though...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sonia Awale Tags: Asia-Pacific Headlines Health Coronavirus Source Type: news

Post-traumatic growth among 5195 adolescents at 8.5 years after exposure to the Wenchuan earthquake: roles of post-traumatic stress disorder and self-esteem - Tang W, Wang Y, Lu L, Lu Y, Xu J.
We evaluated the level of post-traumatic growth in a large sample of Chinese adolescent earthquake survivors (n  = 5195) and relationships among self-esteem, post-traumatic stress disorder, and post-traumatic growth. This cross-sectional study in...
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Breastfeeding Guidance Post Hospital Discharge for Mothers or Infants with Suspected or Confirmed SARS-Co V-2 Infection
Source: American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). Published: 4/23/2020. This guidance was developed to support pediatricians providing direct care for breastfeeding families after discharge from the newborn hospital stay during the COVID-19 pandemic. Post-discharge guidance and education are essential to support families, ensure the health of mothers and infants, and ensure mothers are able to reach their breastfeeding goals. (Text)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Reimagining a Post COVID World: Key Principles for the Future
Mandeep Tiwana is chief programmes officer at CIVICUS, the global civil society alliance. He’s based at CIVICUS’ New York office. By Mandeep TiwanaNEW YORK, Apr 21 2020 (IPS-Partners) In her book, ‘A World Made New: Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights,’ Mary Ann Glendon tells the beautiful story of how out of the ashes of the Second World War emerged the world’s pre-eminent rights framework. The Declaration recognises the inherent dignity of every human being and was born out of the shared horror felt by the international community with war crimes and genocide on an unprecedented scale...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Mandeep Tiwana Tags: Economy & Trade Health Humanitarian Emergencies Source Type: news

Quercetin demonstrates analgesic effect in post-inflammatory irritable bowel syndrome
(Natural News) Researchers from China and Hong Kong studied the effects of quercetin on visceral pain and 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) availability in post-inflammatory irritable bowel syndrome (PI-IBS) rats. Their findings were published in the Journal of Medicinal Food. Intestinal enterochromaffin (EC) cell hyperplasia and 5-HT availability play key roles in the pathogenesis of abdominal hypersensitivity caused by IBS....
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Face masks may be 'new normal' in post-virus life as U.S. prepares gradual reopening
The death toll from the coronavirus pandemic in the United States approached 31,000 on Wednesday as governors began cautiously preparing Americans for a post-virus life that would likely include public face coverings as the "new normal."
Source: Reuters: Health - April 16, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Neural bases of cognitive impairments in post-traumatic stress disorders: a mini-review of functional magnetic resonance imaging findings - Dossi G, Delvecchio G, Prunas C, Soares JC, Brambilla P.
INTRODUCTION: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is often associated with impairments in emotional and cognitive domains. Contrarily to the emotional sphere, neural basis underpinnings to cognitive impairments are still not well known. METHODS: ...
Source: SafetyLit - April 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Explaining the emergence of entrapment in post-9/11 terrorism investigations - Norris JJ.
A growing number of studies have examined post-9/11 terrorism sting operations, typically concluding that entrapment is frequent in these cases. Yet no research has documented the full array of mechanisms driving these preemptive prosecutions. Based on in-...
Source: SafetyLit - April 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

British provider to post abortion pills to ensure Northern Irish women have access
Britain's leading provider of abortions said it will offer abortion pills to women in Northern Ireland by post to avoid them having to travel to England by ferry now that the coronavirus pandemic has closed air traffic.
Source: Reuters: Health - April 9, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms contribute to worse pain and health outcomes in veterans with PTSD compared to those without: a systematic review with meta-analysis - Benedict TM, Keenan PG, Nitz AJ, Moeller-Bertram T.
INTRODUCTION: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and chronic pain are frequently co-morbid conditions in the U.S. veteran population. Although several theories about the cause of increased pain prevalence in individuals with PTSD have been presented, no...
Source: SafetyLit - April 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Reimagining Farming Post-Covid Pandemic
Sustainable Agriculture Management Team, FAOBy Dr. Kakoli GhoshROME, Apr 6 2020 (IPS) Together with medical services and transportation, farming and food production have been correctly identified as ‘essential services’ by all countries under lockdown. The Covid-19 pandemic has not yet made a dent in the food supply and so far, there are no reports of shortage of essential food and agricultural goods. All cities and towns are actively coordinating with government agencies, farms, businesses and transport companies to maintain the supply chain and ensure full availability of food for the population, Kakoli GhoshHowever...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kakoli Ghosh Tags: Economy & Trade Food & Agriculture Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Natural Resources TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Local ownership and international oversight: police reform in post-Yugoslav states - Skendaj E, Babunski K, Milivojevic Z, Byty çi S.
This article compares the results of police reform in three post-Yugoslav states that vary in terms of local ownership. Using survey, focus group, and interview data gathered in Kosovo, Serbia, and Macedonia, we find that the public perceives the police fo...
Source: SafetyLit - April 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Post-traumatic stress disorder and related factors in students whose school burned down: Cohort study - Charnsil C, Narkpongphun A, Chailangkarn K.
AIMS: This research examines the prevalence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and its related factors in students whose school burned down, one month and six months after the incident. METHODS: A total of 56 students from grades one through ...
Source: SafetyLit - April 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Chinese smartphone health code rules post-virus life
Life in China post-coronavirus outbreak is ruled by a green symbol on a smartphone screen
Source: ABC News: Health - April 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Post-It Pearls: Button Battery Ingestion? Start the Clock
No abstract available
Source: Emergency Medicine News - April 1, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Post-It Pearls Source Type: news

Memos from CDC to White House lay out rationale for possible widespread use of face coverings
Simple cloth masks that cover the mouth and nose can prevent virus transmission by people who are infected but not symptomatic when they are out buying groceries or seeking medical care, according to memos obtained by The Washington Post.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - March 31, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lena H. Sun Source Type: news

Post-traumatic stress disorder and risk of prescription opioid use, over-use, and misuse among World Trade Center Health Registry enrollees, 2015-2016 - Takemoto E, Brackbill R, Martins S, Farfel M, Jacobson M.
BACKGROUND: Among veterans, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been shown to be associated with the use and misuse of prescription opioids. Less is known about PTSD among the general population and PTSD resulting from non-combat related trauma. We s...
Source: SafetyLit - March 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Modern aspects of the pathophysiology of walking disorders and their rehabilitation in post-stroke patients - Khatkova SE, Kostenko EV, Akulov MA, Diagileva VP, Nikolaev EA, Orlova AS.
The problem of rehabilitation of post-stroke patients with motor deficit remains relevant with growing prevalence of disability and decreasing mortality, despite all measures aimed at stroke prevention and morbidity reduction. One of the most common conseq...
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

TRENDS E-Symposium to Address Post-Corona Globalization Challenges
By Ehtesham ShahidABU DHABI, Mar 26 2020 (IPS-Partners) TRENDS Research & Advisory is organizing its first-ever E-Symposium to discuss the global impacts of the COVID-19 crisis and offer insights on the steps needed to mitigate its negative effects worldwide. This will be the first online symposium of its kind to be organized since the outbreak of the coronavirus in the Gulf and Middle East region. To be held on March 31, 2020, at 7 pm UAE time, the E-Symposium – Confronting the Challenges of COVID-19: A New Global Outlook – will provide a unique and innovative online platform for international experts covering m...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Ehtesham Shahid Tags: Conferences Health Source Type: news