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Persistence of post-concussion symptoms in patients with mild traumatic brain injury and no psychiatric history in the emergency department - Mehrolhassani N, Movahedi M, Nazemi-Rafi M, Mirafzal A.
PURPOSE: To elucidate the predictive factors for persistent post-concussion symptoms at 1 and 3  months following minor traumatic brain injuries (mTBIs) in patients with no psychiatric history. METHODS: This was an observational study in an academic tr...
Source: SafetyLit - August 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Cognitive and psychological interventions for the reduction of post-concussion symptoms in patients with mild traumatic brain injury: a systematic review - Teo SH, Fong KNK, Chen Z, Chung RCK.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effects of cognitive and psychological interventions for the reduction of post-concussion symptoms (PCS) in patients with mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI). DATA SOURCES: The databases of CINAHL, Medline, PubMed, PsycINFO, W...
Source: SafetyLit - August 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Post-market safety communication for protection of public health: a comparison of regulatory policy in Australia, Canada, the European Union, and the United States - Bhasale AL, Sarpatwari A, De Bruin ML, Lexchin J, Lopert R, Bahri P, Mintzes BJ.
In the wake of the rofecoxib withdrawal, regulators worldwide reconsidered their approach to post-market safety. Many regulators have since adopted a life-cycle approach to regulation of medicines, facilitating faster approval of new medicines while recogn...
Source: SafetyLit - August 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Computational causal discovery for post-traumatic stress in police officers - Saxe GN, Ma S, Morales LJ, Galatzer-Levy IR, Aliferis C, Marmar CR.
This article reports on a study aimed to elucidate the complex etiology of post-traumatic stress (PTS) in a longitudinal cohort of police officers, by applying rigorous computational causal discovery (CCD) methods with observational data. An existing obser...
Source: SafetyLit - August 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

'Chaos and confusion': What is going on at the post office and how could it affect mail voting?
A Trump ally's changes at the Postal Service spur outrage and fuel worries over mail voting in a pandemic. What is happening at the post office?
Source: L.A. Times - Health - August 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Arit John Source Type: news

'Chaos and confusion': Post Office cuts fuel worries over mail voting
Post Office shake-up fuels worry for mail voting
Source: L.A. Times - Health - August 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Arit John Source Type: news

Understanding the relation between self-compassion and suicide risk among adolescents in a post-disaster context: mediating roles of gratitude and posttraumatic stress disorder - Liu A, Wang W, Wu X.
BACKGROUND: The suicide risk among adolescents post-earthquake remains an important issue in trauma psychology. While existing studies and theories suggest that factors such as self-compassion, gratitude, and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) play roles...
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

High rates of delirium, persistent fatigue and post-traumatic stress disorder were common after severe infection in previous coronavirus outbreaks, NIHR
Little is known about the mental health consequences of severe COVID-19 illness because it is caused by a new coronavirus. Previous outbreaks caused by other coronaviruses (severe acute respiratory syndrome, SARS, and Middle East respiratory syndrome, MERS) may provide insights into ongoing problems after recovery from severe illness. Researchers looked at reports of psychiatric problems during SARS and MERS outbreaks and compared this to early data from the COVID-19 pandemic. Delirium (sudden confusion) was common while patients were in hospital with any of the coronavirus infections (SARS, MERS or COVID-19). Later, once ...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - August 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intrinsic connectomes underlying response to trauma-focused psychotherapy in post-traumatic stress disorder - Korgaonkar MS, Chakouch C, Breukelaar IA, Erlinger M, Felmingham KL, Forbes D, Williams LM, Bryant RA.
Although trauma-focused cognitive behavior therapy (TF-CBT) is the frontline treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), up to one-half of patients are treatment nonresponders. To understand treatment nonresponse, it is important to understand the...
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The prevalence of depression and post-traumatic stress disorder among internally displaced persons in Maiduguri, Nigeria - Aluh DO, Okoro RN, Zimboh A.
PURPOSE The purpose of this paper is to assess the prevalence of depression and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Maiduguri. DESIGN/METHODOLOGY/APPROACH The study was a cross-sectional study that too...
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Multifactorial assessment of risk of falling in 753 post-menopausal women: a multicenter cross-sectional study by the Italian group for the study of metabolic bone diseases - Iolascon G, de Sire A, Calafiore D, Benedetti MG, Cisari C, Letizia Mauro G, Migliaccio S, Nuti R, Resmini G, Gonnelli S, Moretti A.
OBJECTIVE: To assess physical performance, number of falls, previous fragility fractures, and ongoing pharmacological therapy in a cohort of post-menopausal women, according to their risk of falling. Methods: In this multicenter cross-sectional study, ...
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Will There Also Be a Post-Journalism?
A teenage girl covers her face with her hands in front of a laptop computer, frightened by the news she reads about the pandemic. Photo: Dusko Miljanic/Unicef By Andrés CañizálezCARACAS, Aug 6 2020 (IPS) Every era brings its own buzzwords or catchphrases along with it. The term du jour is ‘pandemic’, namely ‘coronavirus’ and ‘COVID-19’; but alongside these words, speculation and forecasts over the post-pandemic world are flourishing. There is a proliferation of pieces and commentary on what our daily lives or the economy will be like once the epidemic is under control, that is, how we will live in the afterm...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Andres Canizalez Tags: Featured Global Headlines Health Latin America & the Caribbean Press Freedom TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

05.08.20: Post Q2 Virtual Roadshow
Post Q2 Virtual RoadshowLink to website
Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: Events - August 4, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Post-traumatic stress disorders influence on sexually abused adolescents' emotional stability - a case of rescue centers in Nakuru County, Kenya - Mukadi EB, Evelyne OA.
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders (PTSD) is increasingly viewed as a potentially serious disorder among sexually abused adolescents, not only because of the intense suffering it wreaks on young people, but also because of its adverse effect on biological, ps...
Source: SafetyLit - August 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The post-traumatic confusional state: a case definition and diagnostic criteria - Sherer M, Katz DI, Bodien YG, Arciniegas DB, Block C, Blum S, Doiron M, Frey K, Giacino JT, Graf MJP, Greenwald B, Hammond FM, Kalmar K, Kean J, Kraus MF, Richardson RN, Pavawalla S, Rosenbaum A, Stuss DT, Yablon SA.
In response to the need to better define the natural history of emerging consciousness after traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to better describe the characteristics of the condition commonly labeled Post-traumatic Amnesia, a case definition and diagnostic ...
Source: SafetyLit - August 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The New Poor Post-pandemic: Time for Cushioning the Most Vulnerable in Southeast Asia
Credit: Unsplash / Lynda Hinton By Kaveh Zahedi and Van NguyenBANGKOK, Thailand, Aug 4 2020 (IPS) After decades of impressive growth, for the first time, Southeast Asia is experiencing a drop in measured human development. The economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic will likely take months to reveal itself and years to put right. Yet, a legacy of mobilizing under constraints is leading Southeast Asia’s pandemic response. During the first two months of COVID-19 lockdown, the once bustling streets of Bangkok were unusually quiet. In the alley nested between two high-end shopping malls in downtown Bangkok, an elderly c...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Kaveh Zahedi and Van Nguyen Tags: Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Economy & Trade Education Financial Crisis Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Coronavirus: Post-menopausal women may be at higher risk
Post-menopausal women were 22 per cent more likely to report symptoms of Covid-19 than women who still had periods, King's College London found.
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 4, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Post-traumatic embitterment symptoms among woman victims of February 28th post-modern coup of Turkey after two decades: a comparative cross-sectional study - Gormez A, Yeni Elbay R, Karatepe HT.
BACKGROUND: Post-traumatic embitterment disorder (PTED) is characterized by embitterment reaction to stressful life events, which are seen as unjust and as a violation of basic beliefs. On 28 February 1997, a so-called post-modern coup took place in Turkey...
Source: SafetyLit - August 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

04.08.20: Post Q2 Virtual Roadshow
Post Q2 Virtual RoadshowLink to website
Source: Bayer IR Newsfeed: Events - August 3, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Altered hypothalamic functional connectivity in post-traumatic headache after mild traumatic brain injury - Lu L, Li F, Wang P, Chen H, Chen YC, Yin X.
BACKGROUND: Post-traumatic headache (PTH) is one of the most frequent symptoms following mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI). Neuroimaging studies implicate hypothalamic function connectivity (FC) disruption as an important factor in pain disorders. However...
Source: SafetyLit - August 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Concordance of embedded performance and symptom validity tests and associations with mild traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder among post-9/11 veterans - Aase DM, Soble JR, Shepard P, Akagi K, Schroth C, Greenstein JE, Proescher E, Phan KL.
OBJECTIVE: The present study explored both embedded symptom (SVT) and performance (PVT) validity test scores within a post-9/11 veteran sample to elucidate the degree to which there is concordance between validity indicators, as well as how frequently one ...
Source: SafetyLit - August 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Clinical predictors of post-injury anxiety in adolescent patients following concussion - Gillie BL, Fazio-Sumrok V, Eagle SR, Kegel N, Trbovich AM, Collins MW, Kontos AP.
The purpose of the current study was to examine predictors (e.g., pre-injury anxiety and sub-types, concussion symptom severity, neurocognitive performance, and vestibular/ocular-motor impairment) of post-injury anxiety scores following concussion among yo...
Source: SafetyLit - August 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Africa: External Debt Complicates Africa's Post-Covid-19 Recovery, but Mitigating Efforts Underway
[Africa Renewal] External debt complicates Africa's post-COVID-19 recovery, but mitigating efforts underway
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 1, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Post-It Pearls: Safer, Proven Meds for Vomiting in Pregnancy
No abstract available
Source: Emergency Medicine News - August 1, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Post-It Pearls Source Type: news

Southeast Asia Has a Chance to Build Back Better Post-Pandemic
A boat on Pasig River in the Philippines. The Philippines has the highest mortality rate from the coronavirus in Southeast Asia. Credit:Kara Santos/IPS By Samira SadequeUNITED NATIONS, Jul 31 2020 (IPS) Southeast Asia’s response to the coronavirus pandemic has been efficient, but some areas such as data privacy, measures to go back to normalcy after lockdown is lifted, and resources for migrant or transient populations will need addressing.  United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said while the pandemic has introduced new challenges in the region, including threats to peace and security, “containment measu...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Samira Sadeque Tags: Aid Asia-Pacific Development & Aid Featured Food & Agriculture Global Governance Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Coronavirus CO Source Type: news

Nigeria: Govt Formulates Policies for Post Covid-19 Pandemic
[Daily Trust] The Federal Government said it had formulated policies for the post-coronavirus (COVID-19) period.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 31, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Madonna censored by Big Tech for post touting pro hydroxychloroquine doctors
(Natural News) Pop star Madonna saw a bit of her own social media censorship the other day, when Instagram removed her post from their platform for spreading “conspiracy theories” about coronavirus. Interestingly, the 61-year-old pop star is a Chinese Virus truther who believes that hydroxychloroquine may be a helpful therapeutic drug for people. (Article by...
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Instagram deletes Madonna's post that spread COVID-19 conspiracy theories
Instagram removed a post from Madonna that featured a video of discredited physician Stella Immanuel. The singer also claimed a COVID-19 vaccine is available.
Source: L.A. Times - Health - July 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Christi Carras Source Type: news

Individuals with the post-traumatic stress disorder process emotions in subcortical regions irrespective of cognitive engagement: a meta-analysis of cognitive and emotional interface - Lee MS, Anumagalla P, Pavuluri MN.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) manifests as emotional suffering and problem-solving impairments under extreme stress. This meta-analysis aimed to pool the findings from all the studies examining emotion and cognition in individuals with PTSD to deve...
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prevalence of hypopituitarism and quality of life in survivors of post-traumatic brain injury - Bensalah M, Donaldson M, Labassen M, Cherfi L, Nebbal M, Haffaf EM, Abdennebi B, Guenane K, Kemali Z, Ould Kablia S.
BACKGROUND: Hypopituitarism is a recognized sequela of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and may worsen the quality of life (QoL) in survivors. Aims: To assess the prevalence of post-traumatic hypopituitarism (PTHP) and growth hormone deficiency (GHD), and ...
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effect of cognitive and physical rest on persistent post-concussive symptoms following a pediatric head injury - Root JM, Sady MD, Gai J, Vaughan CG, Madati PJ.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effect of cognitive and physical rest on persistent post-concussive symptoms (PPCS) in a pediatric population. STUDY DESIGN: A prospective cohort study of 5-18-year-olds diagnosed with an acute concussion in a tertiary care p...
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prefrontal dysfunction in girls with post-traumatic stress disorder secondary to child sexual abuse, and its relation to basal cortisol levels - Sanz-Martin A, Preciado-Mercado S, Garc ía-León OI, García-León IA.
Child sexual abuse is a stressful event that is often associated with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), alterations in the hypothalamic- pituitary-adrenal axis and such brain structures as the prefrontal cortex, which is related to the executive funct...
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Remote, real-time monitoring of post-operative lung transplant patients significantly decreases hospital stays
(University of Southern California - Health Sciences) Remote, real-time monitoring of post-operative lung transplant patients significantly decreases hospital readmissions and resulted in shorter hospital stays when patients were readmitted
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Doctors Post Bikini Photos To Protest Study That Calls Them Unprofessional
Many medical pros felt that the research shamed female physicians who posted personal pictures on their social media accounts.
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - July 24, 2020 Category: Science Source Type: news

How To Post About Mental Health Without Sounding Like A Heartless Jerk
Here's a guide to consider before tweeting about a public figure's mental health. (Hint: It doesn't involve memes.)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - July 22, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some With Opioid Use Disorder Rejected From Post - Acute Care
Findings based on examination of post - acute medical care facility referrals in Massachusetts in 2018
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 22, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Some With Opioid Use Disorder Rejected From Post-Acute Care
WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2020 -- Individuals hospitalized with opioid use disorder (OUD) frequently experience explicit discrimination when being rejected from post-acute care, according to a study published online July 15 in the Journal of Addiction...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 22, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Post-surgical bleeding associated with more deaths when compared to blood clots after surgery
(Vanderbilt University Medical Center) Post-surgical bleeding is associated with more deaths than blood clots from surgery, according to a Vanderbilt University Medical Center study published in the journal Anesthesia& Analgesia.
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Factors predicting symptoms of somatization, depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, self-rated mental and physical health among recently arrived refugees in Germany - Nesterko Y, J äckle D, Friedrich M, Holzapfel L, Glaesmer H.
BACKGROUND: There is a large body of research indicating increased prevalence rates of mental disorders among refugees. However, the vast majority of the evidence available on risk factors for mental disorders among refugees focuses on post-migration stres...
Source: SafetyLit - July 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

CDC Will Again Post COVID-19 Hospitalization Data
FRIDAY, July 17, 2020 -- In a quick policy reversal, the Trump administration on Thursday told the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to once again post data about COVID-19 hospitalizations on its website. Earlier in the week, the...
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Work-related post-traumatic stress disorder: report of five cases - Candura SM, Pettenuzzo E, Negri C, Gallozzi A, Scafa F.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) may arise after events involving a risk to physical integrity or to life, one's own or that of others. It is characterized by intrusive symptoms, avoidance behaviors, and hyper-excitability. Outside certain categories ...
Source: SafetyLit - July 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Patients with substance use disorder discriminated against by post-acute care facilities
(Boston Medical Center) A new study shows that 29 percent of private post-acute care facilities in Massachusetts explicitly discriminated against hospitalized individuals with opioid use disorder, rejecting their referral for admission. Led by researchers at Boston Medical Center's (BMC's) Grayken Center for Addiction, the study showed that 15 percent of the rejections among patients with substance use disorders were denied due to a substance use disorder diagnosis or because they were being treated for opioid use disorder with buprenorphine or methadone.
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - July 16, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

IPS Webinar: Gender Equality Crucial in ‘ Building Back Better ’ Post-COVID-19
By Miriam GathigahNAIROBI, Jul 15 2020 (IPS) While men are more likely to die from COVID-19, women are facing the full blow of the socio-economic fallout from the ongoing pandemic as well as seeing a reversal in equality gains made over the last two decades, says an all-women panel of international thought leaders, who met virtually during a discussion convened by IPS. “The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Women and Girls” took place on Tuesday, Jul. 14, with the aim to bring to the fore the dangers of neglecting gender dimensions in COVID-19 response and recovery plans. The panel included gender and development expe...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Miriam Gathigah Tags: Aid Development & Aid Editors' Choice Education Featured Food & Agriculture Food Security and Nutrition Food Sustainability Gender Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Multimedia Poverty & SDGs R Source Type: news

Parents Shouldn ' t Post Their Child ' s DNA Online -- Keep It Private Parents Shouldn ' t Post Their Child ' s DNA Online -- Keep It Private
Bioethicist Art Caplan discusses why parents should not post their children ' s genetic information on public online sites.Medscape Business of Medicine
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines - July 15, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Tags: None Commentary Source Type: news

Washington Post threatens white women, warns Leftists might seek "revenge" one day
(Natural News) A black woman who writes angry opinion pieces for The Washington Post recently tweeted a violent message towards white women, saying that they are lucky that black people “are not calling for revenge” against them. Karen Attiah, the Post‘s “Global Opinions Editor,” apparently has a major axe to grind with white women, who...
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UNESCO, UNHCR & EDUCATION CANNOT WAIT Call for the Inclusion of Refugees in the Post-Covid-19 Education Effort
Angelina Jolie with Syrian refugees. Credit: UNHCR / Laban MatteiBy External SourceNEW YORK, Jul 14 2020 (IPS-Partners) We must not leave young refugees by the wayside, urged UNESCO, the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and Education Cannot Wait as they urged more support in favour of young refugees’ education during an online debate today, moderated by UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie, on how best to provide them with improved learning during and after the pandemic. “Mobilizing for refugees is extremely urgent at a time when they are particularly vulnerable to the Covid-19 crisis ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Education Health Migration & Refugees Source Type: news

The effect of menstrual cycle phase and hormonal contraceptive use on post-concussive symptom reporting in non-concussed adults - Malleck M, Milne KJ, Abeare CA.
Post-concussion symptoms are notoriously non-specific and overlap with menstrual symptoms. The goal of the present study was to investigate the relationship between symptoms at different points in the menstrual cycle. Forty-four females, 23 who used hormon...
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: TBI Source Type: news

3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)-assisted psychotherapy for victims of sexual abuse with severe post-traumatic stress disorder: an open label pilot study in Brazil - Jardim AV, Jardim DV, Chaves BR, Steglich M, Ot'alora G M, Mithoefer MC, da Silveira DX, T ófoli LF, Ribeiro S, Matthews R, Doblin R, Schenberg EE.
OBJECTIVE: To conduct Brazil's first clinical trial employing 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)-assisted psychotherapy for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), given its high prevalence resulting from epidemic violence. METHODS: Of 60 voluntee...
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: South Africa to Reopen Border Post Within 24 Hours
[The Herald] South Africa will reopen its side of Beitbridge Border Post within 24 hours after completing the necessary disinfection in the wake of finding a customs officer infected with Covid-19.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 9, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Dynamic post-disaster debris clearance problem with re-positioning of clearance equipment items under partially observable information - Sayarshad HR, Du X, Gao HO.
Emergency response systems should respond to disasters in a timely and cost-effective manner. One of the most complicated tasks facing managers is debris management. During post-disaster operations, response teams must make road network connections between...
Source: SafetyLit - July 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news