J Ozanne-Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Monash University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A survey of inventions aimed at preventing drowning
    Ajith Gunatilaka
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Building 70, Clayton Campus, Monash University, VIC 2800, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:119-21. 2006
  2. pmc Firearm related deaths: the impact of regulatory reform
    J Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 10:280-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Road traffic injury--a global public health scourge: a review for World Health Day 2004 (April 7)
    Joan Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 28:109-12. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Childhood poisoning: access and prevention
    J Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 37:262-5. 2001
  5. pmc Dog bite and injury prevention--analysis, critical review, and research agenda
    J Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 7:321-6. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Minimizing bias in a case-control study of farm injury
    L Day
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Agric Saf Health 11:175-84. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Injury surveillance in Victoria, Australia: developing comprehensive injury incidence estimates
    W L Watson
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton Campus, Vic, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 32:277-86. 2000
  8. pmc Injury in young people with intellectual disability: descriptive epidemiology
    J Sherrard
    Centre for Developmental Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 7:56-61. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Injury hospitalisation rates in Victoria, 1987-97: trends, age and gender patterns
    L Li
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:158-65. 2000
  10. pmc Evaluation of the Latrobe Valley Better Health Injury Prevention Program
    L M Day
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 7:66-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint A survey of inventions aimed at preventing drowning
    Ajith Gunatilaka
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Building 70, Clayton Campus, Monash University, VIC 2800, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:119-21. 2006
  2. pmc Firearm related deaths: the impact of regulatory reform
    J Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 10:280-6. 2004
    ..To examine trends in rates of firearm related deaths in Victoria, Australia, over 22 years in the context of legislative reform and describe and investigate impact measures to explain trends...
  3. ncbi request reprint Road traffic injury--a global public health scourge: a review for World Health Day 2004 (April 7)
    Joan Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 28:109-12. 2004
    ..This review highlights attention to RTI by the ANZJPH and investigates relevance to the developing world, where 90% of all RTI deaths now occur...
  4. ncbi request reprint Childhood poisoning: access and prevention
    J Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 37:262-5. 2001
    ..To investigate the circumstances and means of access to six poisoning agents by children under 5 years of age and to make recommendations for countermeasures and strategies for implementation...
  5. pmc Dog bite and injury prevention--analysis, critical review, and research agenda
    J Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 7:321-6. 2001
    ..To analyze Australian dog bite injury data and make international comparisons; to review risk and protective factors relating to the dog, injured person, and environment; and to recommend action for prevention and research...
  6. ncbi request reprint Minimizing bias in a case-control study of farm injury
    L Day
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Agric Saf Health 11:175-84. 2005
    ..Our strategies appear to be minimizing detection, selection, and response bias, thereby enhancing the validity of the study results...
  7. ncbi request reprint Injury surveillance in Victoria, Australia: developing comprehensive injury incidence estimates
    W L Watson
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton Campus, Vic, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 32:277-86. 2000
    ..Together this information has potential application for evidence-based strategic planning and evaluation in injury research and prevention...
  8. pmc Injury in young people with intellectual disability: descriptive epidemiology
    J Sherrard
    Centre for Developmental Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 7:56-61. 2001
    ..To assess the public health importance of injury in a representative sample of young people with intellectual disability relative to the general population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Injury hospitalisation rates in Victoria, 1987-97: trends, age and gender patterns
    L Li
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Victoria
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:158-65. 2000
    ..To estimate the injury hospitalisation trends and the age and gender patterns in Victoria between 1987/88 and 1996/97...
  10. pmc Evaluation of the Latrobe Valley Better Health Injury Prevention Program
    L M Day
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 7:66-9. 2001
    ..To evaluate the Latrobe Valley Better Health Injury Prevention Program, a regional community based intervention in south east Victoria, Australia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Injury risk in young people with intellectual disability
    J Sherrard
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Intellect Disabil Res 46:6-16. 2002
    ..Injury prevention programmes, with a particular focus on those with highly disturbed behaviours or epilepsy, are warranted in this population...
  12. pmc Investigating the over-representation of older persons in do-it-yourself home maintenance injury and barriers to prevention
    K Ashby
    Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 13:328-33. 2007
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  13. pmc Development of a multidisciplinary method to determine risk factors for arm fracture in falls from playground equipment
    S Sherker
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 9:279-83. 2003
    ..To present the development of a novel multidisciplinary method to investigate physical risk factors for playground related arm fracture...
  14. ncbi request reprint Unintentional ingestion of over the counter medications in children less than 5 years old
    C Chien
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:264-9. 2003
    ..The present study aims to investigate the nature and extent of unintentional ingestion of OTC medication in children < 5 years old in Victoria, Australia, during the period 1996-2000, in order to highlight critical factors...
  15. pmc Challenges of recruiting farm injury study participants through hospital emergency departments
    Lesley Day
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 13:88-92. 2007
    ..The authors describe their experience with recruitment via emergency departments and outline subsequent adjustments to the recruitment approach...
  16. ncbi request reprint Private hospital insurance status among a state-wide injured population
    Fiona J Clay
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, PO Box 70A, Clayton, VIC 3800
    Aust Health Rev 30:252-8. 2006
    ..The burden of injury is substantial and suggests that incentives need to be targeted towards at-risk groups...
  17. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the assessment of quality of life utility instrument as a measure of the impact of injury on health-related quality of life
    Wendy L Watson
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Building 70, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 12:227-39. 2005
    ..While further testing of the AQoL, in this context, is still necessary, this study suggests that the AQoL may be a useful measure of the impact of injury on HRQL...
  18. doi request reprint China belting up or down? Seat belt wearing trends in Nanjing and Zhoushan
    Virginia Routley
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Building 70, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1850-8. 2008
    ..2% of Nanjing taxi drivers, 11.3% of Zhoushan's). Awareness of and attitudes to urban seat belt laws should be investigated, appropriate countermeasures developed and enforcement reassessed...
  19. ncbi request reprint A privacy challenge to longitudinal study methods: patient-derived codes
    Fiona J Clay
    Accident Research Centre, Building 70, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:350-2. 2006
    ..Alternative methods of coding may alleviate some of these issues. However, removal of some of the constraints imposed by interpretations of privacy legislation may be the best way forward...
  20. pmc Understanding parental motivators and barriers to uptake of child poison safety strategies: a qualitative study
    L Gibbs
    School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 11:373-7. 2005
    ..To develop an understanding of factors acting as barriers and motivators to parental uptake of child poison safety strategies...
  21. doi request reprint Risk factors for work related injury among male farmers
    L Day
    Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Occup Environ Med 66:312-8. 2009
    ..To identify risk factors for serious farm work related injury among men...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prevention of unintentional injury to people with intellectual disability: a review of the evidence
    J Sherrard
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    J Intellect Disabil Res 48:639-45. 2004
    ..This paper reviews evidence from injury prevention studies for people with ID and also considers the relevance of general population injury interventions for this population...
  23. ncbi request reprint Injury prevention during physical activity in the Australian Defence Force
    J Sherrard
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Sci Med Sport 7:106-17. 2004
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  24. pmc Controlled evaluation of a community based injury prevention program in Australia
    J Ozanne-Smith
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 8:18-22. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effects of a community based, all age, all injury prevention program, the Safe Living Program, on injury risk and injury rates...
  25. doi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of drowning deaths in a surf beach swimmer and surfer population
    D Morgan
    School of Business and Economics, Monash University Accident Research Centre, Churchill, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 14:62-5. 2008
    ..36 per 100 000 population for international tourists. The study generated hypotheses for risk assessment to assist INTERVENTION: adult males, international tourists, people with cardiovascular conditions, and exposure to rip currents...
  26. pmc Retrospective baseline measurement of self-reported health status and health-related quality of life versus population norms in the evaluation of post-injury losses
    W L Watson
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Prev 13:45-50. 2007
    ..However, there has been little discussion in the literature or research into the soundness of these approaches for this purpose...
  27. pmc Comparative performance of playground surfacing materials including conditions of extreme non-compliance
    A H Gunatilaka
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
    Inj Prev 10:174-9. 2004
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  28. ncbi request reprint Are current playground safety standards adequate for preventing arm fractures?
    Shauna Sherker
    Accident Research Centre, Building 70, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC 3800, Australia
    Med J Aust 180:562-5. 2004
    ..To assess compliance with current standards of playgrounds where children have sustained a fall-related arm fracture...
  29. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of routine collection of injured worker occupational information in hospital emergency departments
    Mark A Stokes
    Accident Research Centre, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Inj Control Saf Promot 10:261-2. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint The use of injury surveillance databases to identify emerging injury hazards
    Mark Stokes
    Deakin University, School of Psychology, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 12:1-7. 2005
    ..Variance in the data was found to be the most important determinant of prediction accuracy. Importantly, automated forecasting may provide a vehicle for identifying emerging trends...
  31. ncbi request reprint Motor vehicle exhaust gas suicide in Victoria, Australia 1998-2002
    Chris Brennan
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Victoria, Australia
    Crisis 27:119-24. 2006
    ..Based on international experience and the age of the Victorian vehicle fleet, it may take well over a decade until substantial decreases in MVEGS are observed in the absence of active preventive measures...