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The impact of post-fall huddles on repeat fall rates and perceptions of safety culture: a quasi-experimental evaluation of a patient safety demonstration project - Jones KJ, Crowe J, Allen JA, Skinner AM, High R, Kennel V, Reiter-Palmon R.
BACKGROUND: Conducting post-fall huddles is considered an integral component of a fall-risk-reduction program. However, there is no evidence linking post-fall huddles to patient outcomes or perceptions of teamwork and safety culture. The purpose of this st...
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Post-sepsis syndrome: overview of a relatively new diagnosis.
This article comes with a handout for a journal club discussion.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Biomarker Tool Shows Promise for Diagnosing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Biomarker Tool Shows Promise for Diagnosing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
A diagnostic panel of 28 biomarkers confirmed a post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) diagnosis in male combat veterans with 77% accuracy, a phase 2 study revealed.Reuters Health Information
Source: Medscape Pathology Headlines - September 12, 2019 Category: Pathology Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Post-traumatic growth following exposure to memorial reports of the 5.12 Wenchuan earthquake: the moderating roles of self-esteem and long-term Ptsd symptoms - Ma Z, Xia Y, Lin Z.
Media exposure during a traumatic event has been found to be associated with negative psychological consequences. However, the post-disaster role of the mass media and the possible positive psychological consequences of media exposure has received less att...
Source: SafetyLit - September 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Altered amygdala subregion-related circuits in treatment-na ïve post-traumatic stress disorder comorbid with major depressive disorder - Yuan M, Pantazatos SP, Zhu H, Li Y, Miller JM, Rubin-Falcone H, Zanderigo F, Ren Z, Yuan C, Lui S, Gong Q, Qiu C, Zhang W, John Mann J.
Individuals with both post-traumatic stress disorder and major depressive disorder (PTSD+MDD) often show greater social and occupational impairment and poorer treatment response than individuals with PTSD alone. Increasing evidence reveals that the amygdal...
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Non-inferiority versus superiority trial design for new antibiotics in an era of high antimicrobial resistance: the case for post-marketing, adaptive randomised controlled trials
Based on the development of ceftazidime-avibactam the authors propose a strategy for developing a new framework based on adaptive, post-marketing randomised clinical trials.
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 4, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about post-concussion syndrome
In most cases, concussion symptoms disappear within a month. If they do not, the person may have post-concussion syndrome. Read about the symptoms, causes, risk factors, and treatments here.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology / Neuroscience Source Type: news

Significance of intracranial gas on post-mortem computed tomography in traumatic cases in the context of medico-legal opinions - Borowska-Solonynko A, Koczyk K, Blacha K, Prokopowicz V.
The detection of intracranial gas (ICG) in people who died due to trauma became possible once postmortem computed tomography (PMCT) became available in addition to traditional post-mortem examinations. The aim of this study was to determine the importance ...
Source: SafetyLit - September 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Guest house near Froedtert Hospital goes public with $12M campaign to double capacity
Kathy ’s House launched the public phase of a $12 million campaign — and revealed major gifts so far — to fund a new facility for the nonprofit hospital guest house near the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center in Wauwatosa. The new, larger Kathy’s House will address the facility frequently turning away guests due to capacity constraints, said president and CEO Patty Metropulos. The new facility will have 36 rooms, doubling the current capacity. The new location on North 92nd Street is just…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 28, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Rich Kirchen Source Type: news

If you think "death camps" were an exaggeration, a Washington Post writer just declared, "We have to burn down the Republican Party”
(Natural News) As the 2020 presidential election gets closer and closer, the NeverTrump crowd of RINO journalists are increasingly sounding as loony – and dangerous – as their colleagues on the Left. In recent days during an interview on MSNBC’s “AM Joy” program, Washington Post ‘Republican’ columnist Jennifer Rubin used language to call for the...
Source: NaturalNews.com - August 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

For Seniors, 'Silent Strokes' Are Common Post-Surgery Threat: Study
Title: For Seniors, 'Silent Strokes' Are Common Post-Surgery Threat: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/26/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/27/2019 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - August 27, 2019 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Multiple and interpersonal trauma are risk factors for both post-traumatic stress disorder and borderline personality disorder: a systematic review on the traumatic backgrounds and clinical characteristics of comorbid post-traumatic stress disorder/borderline personality disorder groups versus single-disorder groups - Jowett S, Karatzias T, Albert I.
BACKGROUND: Both borderline personality disorder (BPD) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are associated with exposure to traumatic events and are highly comorbid. No review to date has addressed the clinical presentations and traumatic backgrounds ...
Source: SafetyLit - August 27, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Parenting and discipline in post-conflict Sierra Leone - Zuilkowski SS, Thulin EJ, McLean K, Rogers TM, Akinsulure-Smith AM, Betancourt TS.
BACKGROUND: While the literature on physical punishment concludes that it has negative effects on children, the practice remains common in many countries. In post-conflict countries with nongovernmental organizations (NGO) operating in child protection, tr...
Source: SafetyLit - August 27, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

NRMP Rank and Performance in Residency and Post-Graduation NRMP Rank and Performance in Residency and Post-Graduation
A new study examines the question of whether residents with a higher NRMP rank list position do better in residency and post-graduation.Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Emergency Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news

The wisdom of the crowd: a case of post- to ante-mortem face matching by police super-recognisers - Davis JP, Maigut A, Forrest C.
This case report describes novel methodology used to identify a 43-year-old post-mortem photo of a drowned male recovered from a London river in the 1970s. Embedded in an array of foils, police super-recognisers (n=25) possessing superior simultaneous face...
Source: SafetyLit - August 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Simple Computational Models can Help Predict Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis
Knee joint injuries, such as ligament rupture, are common in athletes. As the intact joint ligaments offer a precondition for joint stability, ligament injuries are often surgically reconstructed. However, in many cases these injuries or surgeries can lead to post-traumatic osteoarthritis. The articular cartilage, which serves to provide frictionless contact between bones, wears out completely, causing severe joint pain, lack of mobility and even social isolation.
Source: eHealth News EU - August 20, 2019 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality Post-liver Transplant Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality Post-liver Transplant
This study found that liver transplant patients are at high risk of developing cardiovascular events post transplantation, even with no pre-existing risk factors. Can predictors be determined?Liver International
Source: Medscape Transplantation Headlines - August 20, 2019 Category: Transplant Surgery Tags: Transplantation Journal Article Source Type: news

The use of aerosolized amphotericin B for fungal infection prophylaxis post-lung transplantation
Conference abstracts
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 17, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: MeganB Source Type: news

The management of invasive fungal disease prior to haematopoietic stem-cell transplant and its effects on post-allogeneic fungal infections
Conference abstracts
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - August 16, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: MeganB Source Type: news

Opioid-free Anesthesia and Post-op Period in Cardiac Surgery Opioid-free Anesthesia and Post-op Period in Cardiac Surgery
What impact might an opioid-free anesthesia protocol in cardiac surgery have on post-operative morphine consumption, ICU stay, and outcome?BMC Anesthesiology
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

AHA News: Age Could Be Key to Women's Worse Quality of Life Post-Stroke
Title: AHA News: Age Could Be Key to Women's Worse Quality of Life Post-StrokeCategory: Health NewsCreated: 8/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/16/2019 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Heart General - August 16, 2019 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Post-traumatic stress disorder in resident physicians - Lo T, De Stefano L, Lu S, Marquez-Azalgara V, McKenzie KJ, Ou G, Yoshida E, Lui G.
Background Research suggests that symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may be common in physicians who have experienced a traumatic event, but it is unclear if medical residents suffer from similar symptoms. OBJECTIVE To determine the ...
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Long-term impact of parental post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms on mental health of their offspring after the Great East Japan Earthquake - Honda Y, Fujiwara T, Yagi J, Homma H, Mashiko H, Nagao K, Okuyama M, Ono-Kihara M, Kihara M.
Longitudinal studies of the long-term psychological impact of the Great East Japan Earthquake (GEJE) on parents and their children have been limited. The current study aimed to monitor parents' post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms and behavioral ...
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Cultural adaptations in psychosocial interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder among refugees: a systematic review - Naseh M, Macgowan MJ, Wagner EF, Abtahi Z, Potocky M, Stuart PH.
The aim of this study was to systematically review randomized controlled trials on non-pharmaceutical interventions for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among adult refugees with a focus on identifying common cultural adaptations and reviewing possibl...
Source: SafetyLit - August 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Forward moving after rear-end collision and multi-collision mitigation with post crash brake system - Terashima T, Oga R, Kato K, Takubo N.
28 % of traffic accidents in Japan are rear-end collision. Multiple collision is 13% in rear-end collision. Post crash brake system is one of post crash safety technology. Post crash brake system supports driver to stop vehicle in short distance after r...
Source: SafetyLit - August 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Hopeless/Non-Restorable #8: 33 months post restoration
33 Months post op on a case where it was decided to save the tooth via crown lengthening rather than extract/implant.The postHopeless/Non-Restorable #8: 33 months post restoration appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants.
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - August 14, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Timothy C Carter Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Incidence of post-traumatic stress disorder after road traffic accident - Fekadu W, Mekonen T, Belete H, Belete A, Yohannes K.
Background: Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) occurs after exposure to actual or threatened death, serious injury, or sexual violence. Road traffic accident (RTA) is one of the traumatic experiences, which may result in PTSD. But treatment is ma...
Source: SafetyLit - August 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Predictors of adherence to HIV post-exposure prophylaxis and retention in care after an episode of sexual violence in Brazil - Nisida IVV, Boulos MC, da Silva LMB, Mayaud P, Avelino-Silva VI, Segurado AC.
This study aimed at identifying predictors of adherence to nPEP and retention in clinica...
Source: SafetyLit - August 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Guest editors' introduction to special issue on gender-violence in university campus settings - Lewis R, Marine SB.
In the midst of a wider resurgence of feminist activism, it is timely to ask whether current efforts to address gender-based violence (GBV) on campus are adequate. This guest editors' introduction to the special issue considers whether our attention should...
Source: SafetyLit - August 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Early return to sport post maxillofacial fracture injury in the professional athlete: a systematic review - Ansari U, Wong E, Arvier J, Hyam D, Huang W.
INTRODUCTION: To summarize the current literature on return to sport times post-maxillofacial fracture injury in the professional athlete. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A literature search on six databases for articles relating to maxillofacial fractures,...
Source: SafetyLit - August 8, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Early post-discharge nursing care ‘improves’ sepsis outcomes
Early post-discharge care by community nurses in combination with a hospital visit can reduce hospital readmissions for sepsis survivors, according to US nurse researchers.
Source: Nursing Times - August 2, 2019 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Where you live influences medicine therapy post-heart attack, study finds
Researchers have found gender and regional disparities in medicine prescribed post-heart attack, which could affect the chances of a second heart attack.   Residents of New England are more likely than other Americans, and women are less likely than men, to get the best medicine therapy post-heart attack, per a study report in JAMA Cardiology.  Those who live in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana were the least likely to get the best medication af ter a heart attack, according to study authors who…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 30, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Caitlin Mullen Source Type: news

Trump administration proposes first rule on health-care cost transparency
The regulation would require hospitals to post prices they have negotiated with insurers.
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - July 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Yasmeen Abutaleb Source Type: news

Neil deGrasse Tyson Keeps Museum Post After Sexual Misconduct Probe
The astrophysicist serves as director of the Hayden Planetarium at New York’s American Museum of Natural History.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 29, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Neil deGrasse Tyson Keeps His Museum Post After a Sexual Misconduct Probe
NEW YORK (AP) — Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as head of the Hayden Planetarium at New York’s American Museum of Natural History after the museum concluded its investigation into sexual misconduct accusations against him. A museum spokesman said in a statement Thursday that based on the results of the investigation, Tyson “remains an employee and director of the Hayden Planetarium.” The statement said museum officials would not comment further “because this is a confidential personnel matter.” Tyson was accused of behaving inappropriately with two women in an artic...
Source: TIME: Science - July 29, 2019 Category: Science Authors: KAREN MATTHEWS / AP Tags: Uncategorized astrophysics Source Type: news

The cross-cultural validity of post-traumatic stress disorder and post-traumatic stress symptoms in the Indian context: a systematic search and review - Gilmoor AR, Adithy A, Regeer B.
Background: The cross-cultural validity of the construct of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been a life-long debate in the field of trauma. Its validation in a setting such as India-a nation prone to considerably traumatic events such as c...
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Impaired auditory processing and neural representation of speech in noise among symptomatic post-concussion adults - Vander Werff KR, Rieger B.
Background: The purpose of the study was to examine  auditory event-related potential (AERP) evidence of changes in earlier and later stages of auditory processing in individuals with long-term post-concussion problems compared to healthy controls, ...
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Implementing Narrative Exposure Therapy for unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors with post-traumatic stress disorder: A pilot feasibility report - Said G, King D.
There are high rates of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors (UAM) and there is a requirement for feasible, acceptable and evidence-based treatments. Narrative Exposure Therapy (NET) is a short-term treatment for PTS...
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Dexamethasone for Post-op Cognitive Dysfunction Following GA Dexamethasone for Post-op Cognitive Dysfunction Following GA
Might prophylactic dexamethasone reduce post-operative cognitive dysfunction and/or post-operative delirium in adults following general anesthesia?BMC Anesthesiology
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Anesthesiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Clinical analysis on risk factors and prognosis of early post-traumatic epilepsy - Liu Z, Chen Q, Chen Z, Wang J, Tian D, Wang L, Liu B, Zhang S.
OBJECTIVE: To analyze the risk factors and prognosis related to early post-traumatic epilepsy (EPTE). METHODS: One hundred and eighty-six patients with traumatic brain injury were enrolled. Their full clinical data were collected. Single factor ana...
Source: SafetyLit - July 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factor structure models for the Post-Concussion Syndrome Scale with monolingual Spanish-speaking adults from Colombia - Kim SH, Olabarrieta-Landa L, Gilboa-Fried S, Olivera SL, Tangarife RV, Strutt AM, Arango-Lasprilla JC.
This study aims to explore the factor structure models of a...
Source: SafetyLit - July 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Post-acute rehabilitation effects on functional outcome and discharge disposition of people with severe traumatic brain injury - Hux K.
This study's purpose was to document the effect of post-acute rehabilitation on functional independence of adults with moderate or severe traumatic brain injury (TBI). Methods: Retrospective analysis of admission and discharge scor...
Source: SafetyLit - July 15, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Francine Shapiro obituary
American psychologist who devised the therapy EMDR – eye movement desensitisation reprocessing – for use in the treatment of traumaThe American psychologist Francine Shapiro, who has died aged 71, devised the form of therapy known as eye movement desensitisation reprocessing (EMDR). Having started out as an English teacher, she summed up her life ’s work with William Blake’s line: “For the eye altering alters all.”EMDR, which involves making rapid eye movements to stimulate the brain, assists people in processing traumatic memories. It has helped millions worldwide, including many with post-traumatic stress dis...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 15, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Penny Warren Tags: Psychology Post-traumatic stress disorder US news NHS World Health Organization Mental health California Brooklyn Source Type: news

Optima to host post-conference workshop at Lyophilization USA
23 - 24 October 2019, Boston, USA. Delegates for the 5th Annual Lyophilization USA conference, taking place in Boston, will have the opportunity to attend the half-day post-conference workshop titled "Current and Future Freeze-Drying Technologies and Methods" led by Dena Flamm and Alexander Tambovzev on October 25th 2019.
Source: World Pharma News - July 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

Post antibiotic apocalypse: New superbug star warns 'return to the dark ages'
BRITAIN ’S new superbug tsar says she has sleepless nights worrying that her children will live in a “post-antibiotic apocalypse” where modern medicine no longer works.
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Examining wildland fire fighter candidate pass rates over five years post-implementation on a newly-developed physical employment standard - Gumieniak RJ, Poulin S, Gledhill N, Jamnik V.
BACKGROUND: To assess the post-implementation impact of the Canadian Type 1 Wildland Fire Fighter (WFF) Fitness Test Circuit (WFX-FIT), a retrospective descriptive analysis of anonymized aggregate data collected between 2012-2016 was conducted. OBJ...
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Retrospective analysis of forensic appraisal of post-traumatic epilepsy in 30 cases - Zhang YG, Li CX.
OBJECTIVE To summarize the general characteristics and identification considerations of appraisal of post-traumatic epilepsy (PTE) in forensic clinical expertise. METHODS Descriptive statistics were made on the general situations (age and sex...
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Depression in adults post burn injury: a descriptive study conducted in the burn centre of a tertiary care hospital in Karachi - Ali H, Pervaiz M.
Burns are a major cause of psychological disability in this modern era. Psychological aspects of burn have been studied throughout the world with vast differences in results. Depression is one of the psychological illnesses that affect the individual post ...
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Mango promoted to Department of Health & Human Services exec post
Former Pittsburgh health care consultant Paul Mango has been promoted to a new policy post at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Mango has been chief of staff for the Centers for Medicare& Medicaid Services. He'll now be HHS deputy chief of staff for policy, which is newly created to plan and coordinate policy. He'll be part of the leadership team at the department and report to HHS Chief of Staff Brian Harrison. "Paul is a highly regarded health care and policy leader whom I have…
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 9, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Paul J. Gough Source Type: news