Can physical and/or sexual abuse play a role in the female choice of a partner? A cross-sectional, correlational pilot study - Limoncin E, Solano C, Ciocca G, Mollaioli D, Colonnello E, Sansone A, Nimbi FM, Simonelli C, Tambelli R, Jannini EA.
The present study aims to evaluate the relationship in women between a history of physical/sexual abuse and the preferences regarding the choice of a partner for a short/long-term relationship in terms of male facial dimorphism, and to assess their sexual ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Adolescent physical activity-related injuries in school physical education and leisure-time sports - Sollerhed AC, Horn A, Culpan I, Lynch J.
OBJECTIVE: The aims of this study were to investigate the prevalence of sports injuries in school physical education (PE) and leisure-time sports among 1011 15- to 16-year-old adolescents in relation to physical activity, and to examine goal orientation. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Under 10 Percent of Americans Have Covid-19 Antibodies, Study Finds
At least six U.S. states reported records for new cases. The French Open is scaled back. A top Australian health official resigned amid questions about Melbourne ’s second wave of infections. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Source Type: news

Decomposing differences in depressive symptoms between older rural-to-urban migrant workers and their counterparts in mainland China - Yang W, Li D, Gao J, Zhou X, Li F.
BACKGROUND: There has been an increase in older rural-to-urban migrant workers (aged 50 and above) in mainland China, little known about their depressive symptoms. The aim of this study was to identify depressive symptoms among older rural-to-urban migrant... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Serious transport accidents in tourette syndrome or chronic tic disorder - Mataix-Cols D, Brander G, Chang Z, Larsson H, D'Onofrio BM, Lichtenstein P, Sidorchuk A, Fern ández de la Cruz L.
BACKGROUND: It is unknown whether individuals with tic disorders are at increased risk for serious transport accidents. OBJECTIVES: The aim of this study was to investigate the risk for injuries or death caused by transport and motor vehicle accidents ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Refixation patterns of mind-wandering during real-world scene perception - Zhang H, Anderson NC, Miller KF.
Recent studies have shown that mind-wandering (MW) is associated with changes in eye movement parameters, but have not explored how MW affects the sequential pattern of eye movements involved in making sense of complex visual information. Eye movements nat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Health impacts and economic costs of residential fires (RESFIRES study): protocol for a population-based cohort study using linked administrative data - Harvey LA, Ghassempour N, Whybro M, Tannous WK.
INTRODUCTION: Residential fires remain a significant global public health problem. It is recognised that the reported number of residential fires, fire-related injuries and deaths significantly underestimate the true number. Australian surveys show that ar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Gas explosion-induced acute blast lung injury assessment and biomarker identification by a LC-MS-based serum metabolomics analysis - Dong X, Yao S, Wu W, Cao J, Sun L, Li H, Ren H, Ren W.
The objective of this study was to evaluate the histopathological effect of gas explosion on rats, and to explore the metabolic alterations associated with gas explosion-induced acute blast lung injury (ABLI) in real roadway environment using metabolomics ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Suicide attempts and death among heroin-involved women seeking methadone treatment in Taiwan - Chen WT, Wang SC, Wang IA, Tsay JH, Chen CY.
BACKGROUND: The present study aims to profile the hazard fluctuation of suicide attempts and deaths among heroin-involved women seeking methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) and to investigate sociodemographic and clinical factors predicting the time to ha... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Effects of various antipsychotics on driving-related cognitive performance in adults with schizophrenia - Noh S, Na E, Park SJ, Kim SH, Evins AE, Roh S.
The aim of this study was to determine whether the driving-related cognitive performance differs among adults with schizophrenia taking different types of antipsychotics. Neurocognitive performance was assessed using the Cognitive Perceptual Assessment... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Macroeconomic fluctuations and educational inequalities in suicide mortality among working-age men in the Baltic countries and Finland in 2000-2015: a register-based study - Leinsalu M, Baburin A, Jasilionis D, Krumins J, Martikainen P, Stickley A.
This study aimed to examine changes and educational inequalities in suicide mortality among working-age men in the Baltic countries and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

The effect of education on primary school students' knowledge regarding burn prevention measures and actions to take - Bagheri T, Fatemi MJ, Saberi M, Rahbar A, Momeni M.
This study was designed to investigate the effect of education on knowledge of primary school students about burn pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Epidemiology of femur fractures in children: a descriptive cross sectional study based on a rural population of Nepal - Rokaya PK, Karki DB, Rawal M, Limbu D, Acharya BD, Bhandari PB.
INTRODUCTION: Femur fracture in children is one of the most common lower limb fractures which require inpatient care. The aim of this study is to determine the epidemiology of femoral shaft fractures in children from a rural population of Karnali Nepal. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

"Prevention alone is not enough:" stakeholders' perspectives about school-based child sexual abuse (CSA) prevention programs and CSA research in China - Lu M, Barlow J, Meinck F, Wu Y.
While existing studies have examined the effectiveness of school-based child sexual abuse (CSA) prevention programs in China, there is currently little qualitative evidence on how stakeholders view these programs and research on CSA in China more generally... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Two-item fall screening tool identifies older adults at increased risk of falling after emergency department visit - Solie CJ, Swanson MB, Harland K, Blum C, Kin K, Mohr N.
INTRODUCTION: Few emergency department (ED)-specific fall-risk screening tools exist. The goals of this study were to externally validate Tiedemann et al's two-item, ED-specific fall screening tool and test handgrip strength to determine their ability to p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Prediction of mortality in critically-ill elderly trauma patients: a single centre retrospective observational study and comparison of the performance of trauma scores - Egglestone R, Sparkes D, Dushianthan A.
This study compares the performance of trauma scoring systems in predicting 30-day mortality among the traumatised elderly patients admitted to the intensive care unit in a major ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Longitudinal prediction of falls and near falls frequencies in Parkinson's disease: a prospective cohort study - Lindholm B, Brog årdh C, Odin P, Hagell P.
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVE: Several prediction models for falls/near falls in Parkinson's disease (PD) have been proposed. However, longitudinal predictors of frequency of falls/near falls are poorly investigated. Therefore, we aimed to identify short- and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Does level of blood alcohol content affect clinical outcomes after trauma in older adult patients? - Bryant MK, Reynolds K, Brittain C, Patel Z, Reid TDS, Maine RG, Udekwu P.
This study examined whether higher levels of blood alcohol concentration (BAC) correlated with an increased likelihood of poor outcomes in older trauma... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Suicidal thinking and behavior in first episode schizophrenia: findings from the 24-month follow-up of the "Parma Early Psychosis" program - Pelizza L, Pellegrini C, Quattrone E, Azzali S, Landi G, Pellegrini P, Leuci E.
Although suicide risk is relevant in First Episode Schizophrenia (FES), little data are reported on suicidal ideation and its longitudinal stability. Aim of this study was: (1) to evaluate incidence rates of suicide attempts, completed suicide and suicidal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Substance use, risky sex, and peer interactions predict sexual assault among college women: an ecological momentary assessment (EMA) study - Yeater EA, Witkiewitz K, Testa M, Bryan AD.
This study used ecological momentary assessment (EMA) to gain a better understanding of the contextual determinants of sexual assault among college women. EMA reports inq... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Interparental violence and early adolescents' adjustment problems in China: testing a moderated mediation model of parental warmth and emotional insecurity - Xiang X, Wang J, Wu C, Chen Y.
This study analyzed the relationships between exposure to interparental violence and adolescents' adjustment problems. It also explored the mediating role of emotional insecurity and the moderating role of parental warmth in these relationships. Five hundr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Greater minority stress is associated with lower intentions to disclose suicidal thoughts among LGBTQ  + youth - Chang CJ, Kellerman J, Feinstein BA, Selby EA, Goldbach JT.
OBJECTIVE: The current study examined suicide-related disclosure intentions in LGBTQ  + youth, and the associations between reporting of lifetime experiences of minority stress and intentions to disclose suicidal thoughts. METHOD: A sample of 592 LG... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Gender-equitable attitudes, rape myth acceptance, and perceived peer acceptance of violence among high school students: an examination of gender and athletic involvement - Bogen KW, Mulla MMM, Orchowski LM.
Adolescent relationship abuse (ARA) impacts approximately one-third of teens and is associated with myriad negative health outcomes. Studies on college men indicate that athletes hold less gender-equitable attitudes (GEA), greater rape myth acceptance (RMA... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Exploring the prevalence and correlates of substance abuse amongst the adolescents of Dharan, Eastern Nepal - Chapagain K, Rai D, Koirala B, Rauniyar GP.
BACKGROUND: The burden of substance abuse amongst the youths has increased worldwide including Nepal. There is limited data on prevalence of substance abuse among the adolescents. Hence this study aims to determine the prevalence of substance abuse amongst... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Control balance, personality traits, attachment, and communication styles: associated with stalking - Sciarrotta DR, Martin LA, Rogers R.
Stalking is associated with negative occupational, physical, social, and psychological consequences, yet little is known about who is at risk of being stalked. The purpose of the current study was to determine if individuals with experiences of being stalk... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood maltreatment and adolescent cyberbullying perpetration: a moderated mediation model of callous-unemotional traits and perceived social support - Fang J, Wang W, Gao, Yang J, Wang X, Wang P, Wen Z.
Although childhood maltreatment has been shown to play an important role in adolescent cyberbullying perpetration, little is known about mediating and moderating mechanisms underlying this relationship. The current study investigated the mediating role of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Parent's psychopathological profiles and adolescent offspring's substance use disorders - Essau CA, de la Torre-Luque A.
BACKGROUND: Substance use disorders (SUD) represent one of the most important public health problems which has an onset in adolescence. Although substantial data exist on adolescent substance use, studies examining the role of parental psychopathological p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Role of childhood maltreatment on weight and weight-related behaviors in adulthood - Ruiz AL, Font SA.
This study investigated associations between child maltreatment and body mass, body weight perceptions, and weight control behaviors among men and women. METHOD: Data were derived from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult H... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Study Shows Troubling Trend in Muscle Relaxant Prescribing
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - September 26, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Perspective Source Type: news

Study Compares External Fixation With Crossed Kirschner Wiring in Adolescent Radial Metaphyseal Diaphyseal Junction Fractures
No abstract available (Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter)
Source: Lippincott's Bone and Joint Newsletter - September 26, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: CME Article Source Type: news

Arthroscopic Partial Meniscectomy Tied to Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis Arthroscopic Partial Meniscectomy Tied to Radiographic Knee Osteoarthritis
Patients with a degenerative meniscus tear who get arthroscopic partial meniscectomy have similar five-year outcomes and increased risk of radiographic knee osteoarthritis as without surgery, a small study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Headlines - September 26, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Tags: Orthopaedics News Source Type: news

60 Million Americans Have Been Infected With SARS-CoV-2, But The US Is Still A Long Way From Herd Immunity
Analysis of results from a new study (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 26, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John Drake, Contributor Tags: Science /science Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

What Is The Death Rate For Covid-19 Coronavirus? What This Study Found
The study calculated the infection fatality rate (IFR) for different age groups, sexes, and races in Indiana. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 26, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Bruce Y. Lee, Senior Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science business pharma Source Type: news

CS 3700 Ranked First in Trueness in Latest In-Vitro Study
 ATLANTA —Scientific literature has shown intraoral scanners to be highly successful in creating digital impressions for designing short-span restorations and partial prosthesis; however, scanning fully edentulous arches is less studied. Now, a new comprehensive in-vitro study testing the trueness of 12 intraoral scanners when scanning full-arch implant impressions has found the CS 3700 intraoral scanner to offer the truest results when capturing scan bodies in an edentulous arch, giving doctors more confidence that they ’re getting the best results when creating digital impressions with the CS 3700. ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - September 26, 2020 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Study suggests few Americans have Covid-19 antibodies
Survey of dialysis patients indicates majority may not have an immune response despite high infection numbers (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - September 26, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Fewer than 1 in 10 Americans show signs of past coronavirus infection, large national study finds
This suggests most may still be vulnerable to infection, authors say. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - September 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ben Guarino Source Type: news

Johnson & Johnson Posts Interim Results from Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial of its Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate
Interim analysis from the ongoing Phase 1/2a clinical trial of the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine candidate (JNJ-78436735) was posted today on the pre-print server medRxiv.The data demonstrate that a single dose of JNJ-78436735 induced a strong neutralizing antibody response in nearly all participants aged 18 years and older and was generally well-tolerated. Immune responses were similar across the age groups studied, including older adults. The ongoing Phase 1/2a clinical trial is designed to study the safety and immunogenicity of two dose levels of the Janssen COVID-19 vaccine, and as single and two-dose schedules. The interim...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - September 25, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

U.S. Hospital Admissions for Non-COVID-19 Have Only Partially Rebounded from Initial Decline
A new Dartmouth study in Health Affairs examines how hospital admissions during the rebound from the initial COVID-19 onset varies by age, insurance coverage and socioeconomic groups. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 25, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: NonPerson Geisel Web Service Acct Tags: News Press Release Research COVID-19 Source Type: news

Cases of Nut Anaphylaxis Spike in Children at Halloween and Easter Cases of Nut Anaphylaxis Spike in Children at Halloween and Easter
The number of children showing up in emergency departments with anaphylaxis may spike during Halloween and Easter, a new study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - September 25, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

U.S. Non - English Speakers Less Likely to Have SARS - CoV - 2 Test
Seattle study shows non - English speakers less likely to complete testing but more likely to test positive (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - September 25, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Infections, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Pathology, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Study: MRI with machine learning reveals brain changes from PTSD
A new machine learning approach added to conventional magnetic resonance imaging can identify the regions of the brain causing dissociative symptoms in people with post-traumatic stress disorder, researchers found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children are half as likely to be infected with coronavirus as adults, study finds
Researchers at the UK's Institute of Child Health found that the odds ratio of a child being infected after coming into contact with someone was 0.56, compared to adults, based on contact tracing studies. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 25, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical Cannabis Use For Mental Health Increased During Covid-19 Pandemic, Study Finds
A new study from the Journal of Addictive Diseases is highlighting one way that people are trying to cope with the stressful situation of the Covid-19 pandemic- using cannabis. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 25, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Emily Earlenbaugh, Contributor Tags: Vices /vices Lifestyle /lifestyle Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Source Type: news

Dartmouth Study Offers New Details on Pediatric Mental Health Boarding
A Dartmouth-led study, published in Pediatrics, offers new details about the prevalence and factors associated with pediatric mental health boarding in emergency departments across the U.S. (Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School)
Source: News at Dartmouth Medical School - September 25, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: Timothy Dean Tags: News Press Release Research pediatrics Source Type: news

Fertility Rates Lower in Women With Inflammatory Bowel Disease
FRIDAY, Sept. 25, 2020 -- Fertility is lower in women with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a study published online Sept. 19 in the Journal of Crohn's and Colitis. Emma Druvefors, from County Hospital Ryhov in J önköping, Sweden, and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 25, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Once-Weekly Insulin Icodec Promising for Type 2 Diabetes
FRIDAY, Sept. 25, 2020 -- For patients with type 2 diabetes, once-weekly insulin icodec has glucose-lowering efficacy comparable to once-daily insulin glargine, according to a study published online Sept. 22 in the New England Journal of Medicine to... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 25, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: 2 million could die before vaccine ready, warns WHO; cases surge in Europe
WHO warns death tollcould be higher than 2 million without concerted action;Madrid braces for lockdown as Spain reaches 716,481 total infections;surge in cases in AthensFigures prompt French and Dutch warnings, and row in SpainUS approaches 7m cases as officials warn surge could comeWhat lessons can Europe learn from Sweden ’s experience?Why dogs might be a Covid tester ’s best friend7.50pmBSTOfficials have stopped a Covid-19 testing study in theUSafter multiple reports that state and federal public health workers were threatened and face racial slurs.The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention pulled f...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 25, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Nadeem Badshah (now); Kevin Rawlinson Aamna Mohdin, Amy Walker and Helen Sullivan (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news UK news US news Australia news Science Infectious diseases Source Type: news

Parent, partner and individual contexts of very early first sex experiences among young men and their links to subsequent reproductive health outcomes
Abstract Research indicates that upwards to 30% of US urban Black male adolescents report first sex younger than age 13; however, there is limited literature on the sexual and reproductive health outcomes and contexts of these early first sex experiences. This exploratory study described sexual and reproductive health histories and explored personal, partner and parent contextual factors associated with first sex experiences occurring at 13  years or younger among a sample of US urban young men aged 15–24.   Participants were assessed on their demographics and sexual health histories and a subset of yo...
Source: The Guttmacher Institute - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Guttmacher Source Type: news

Primary Healthcare management strategies in socially vulnerable territories exposed to violence - Nonato LOF, Peres AM, Khalaf DK, Souza MAR, Figueiredo KC, Lapierre J.
OBJECTIVE: To identify management strategies used by the Family Health Strategy teams of a Basic Health Unit in organizing work in socially vulnerable territories exposed to violence. METHOD: A single case study with a qualitative approach in a family ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Keeping patients at risk for self-harm safe in the emergency department: a protocolized approach - Donovan AL, Aaronson EL, Black L, Fisher SA, Bird SA, Benzer T, Temin ES.
The objectives of this study are t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news