Some Coronaviruses Kill, While Others Cause a Common Cold. We Are Getting Closer to Knowing Why
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Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - October 4, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Headlines Health Source Type: news

Public awareness of triage in emergency departments in Saudi Arabia in the era of COVID-19 - Alsulimani LK.
This study aimed to assess publi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Barriers to sexual and reproductive wellbeing among Saudi women: a qualitative study - Alomair N, Alageel S, Davies N, Bailey JV.
This study aimed to explore barriers to Saudi women's sexual and reproductive wellbeing. M... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 3, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Timed up and go and five times sit to stand test among community ambulant, overweight, obese Saudi elderly population - Abd Elkader SM, Al-Shenqiti AM, El-Gohary TM.
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effect of Timed Up and Go category on the Five Times Sit to Stand Test, and to determine the role of recreational status on Timed Up and Go rating. METHODS: The descriptive, cross-sectional study was conducted between ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 1, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Saudi king names crown prince MbS as prime minister
Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz named his son and heir Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as the kingdom's prime minister and his second son Prince Khalid as defence minister, a royal... #crownprince #defenceminister #kingdom #mbs #primeminister #saudi #princekhalid #heir #saudiarabia #salmanbinabdulaziz (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mohammed bin Salman named prime minister ahead of Khashoggi lawsuit
New role likely to grant prince sovereign immunity in case concerning journalist murdered in Saudi Arabian embassy #saudiarabian #primeminister #embassy #prince #khashoggi #mohammedbinsalman #journalist (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Russia releases 10 foreigners captured in Ukraine after Saudi mediation, Riyadh says
Russia on Wednesday released 10 foreign prisoners of war captured in Ukraine following mediation by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the Saudi foreign ministry said. #prisonersofwar #mediation #foreigners #foreignministry #riyadh #mohammedbinsalman (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - September 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Occupational discomfort and injuries among automotive technicians in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia: a cross-sectional study - Hafez KA.
BACKGROUND: Work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs) are one of the major causes of disability and early retirement. Consequently, WMSDs cost businesses billions of dollars annually due to compensation claims and productivity loss. Automotive technic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Loneliness and depression among female university students during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectional study in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2020 - Alateeq D, Aljabri A, Aldogiam G, Alajmi H, Alsoqaih H, Alfadhly R, Alshahrani R.
This study aims to evaluate loneliness among female university students in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia during the pandemic and to i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"Triple-A: acquaint, analyze, and act": the insights of nurse educators toward a better understanding of workplace violence in Saudi Arabia - Salvador JT.
AIM: To investigate the experiences and insights of nurse educators in order to acquire a better understanding of the nature and various factors associated with workplace violence, which could lead to the establishment of future actions and recommendations... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Testing the validity and reliability of the Arabic version of the Disaster Response Self-Efficacy Scale among Saudi nursing students - Cruz JP, Balay-Odao EM, Bajet JB, Alsharari AF, Tork HMM, Alharbi TAF, Almazan JU.
AIM: The study tested the validity and reliability of the "Disaster Response Self-Efficacy Scale" Arabic version (DRSES-A) among Saudi nursing students. BACKGROUND: Disaster self-efficacy is one such factor of increasing interest. Little research h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

A retrospective analysis of substance use among female psychiatric patients in Saudi Arabia - Alodhayani AA, Almutairi KM, Vinluan JM, Alonazi WB, Alzahrani HG, Batais MA, Kaki FM, Almigbal TH, Alsaad S.
This study investigated the prevalence of substance use (SU), and its risk factors, among women attending psychiatric outpatients center in Saudi Arabia. DESIGN: A retrospective cross-sectional design. MATERIALS AND METHODS: We r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Health and safety in temporary work zone road construction project in Saudi Arabia: risks and solutions - Alsultan SM, Alqahtani FK, Alkahtani KF.
Road project sites are dangerous and crash-prone, with many hazards that can cause injuries and can result in the deaths of road users or site-workers. Work zones for road construction or maintenance can potentially contribute to increasing these crashes. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 13, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Variations of driving behavior across Kingdom of Saudi Arabia - Alhazmi R, Sindi W, Aburizaiza M, Azam A, Elkady M, Alluqmani A.
The driving behavior is the way where an operator controls a set of operations that a person conducts to ensure both public safety and adherence to traffic regulations. The aim of this study is to identify several demographic variables that are related to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 10, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Attitude and preparedness of nursing students in Saudi Arabia concerning the managing of intimate partner violence - Shaqiqi W, Innab A.
AIMS: To assess nursing students' attitudes, professional roles, perceived knowledge and preparedness in managing intimate partner violence. DESIGN: A cross-sectional descriptive study design was used. METHODS: The sample consisted of 191 n... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news