William Pickett

Summary

Affiliation: Queen's University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Active transportation safety features around schools in Canada
    Bryn Pinkerton
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:5711-25. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Trends and socioeconomic correlates of adolescent physical fighting in 30 countries
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Pediatrics 131:e18-26. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety features on agricultural machines and farm structures in Saskatchewan
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Agromedicine 17:421-4. 2012
  4. pmc Drinking, substance use and the operation of motor vehicles by young adolescents in Canada
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e42807. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and injury in a cohort of Saskatchewan farmers
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    J Rural Health 27:245-54. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Determinants of agricultural injury: a novel application of population health theory
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Inj Prev 16:376-82. 2010
  7. pmc The Saskatchewan Farm Injury Cohort: rationale and methodology
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Public Health Rep 123:567-75. 2008
  8. pmc Social environments and physical aggression among 21,107 students in the United States and Canada
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Emergency Medicine Research, Angada 3, Kingston General Hospital, 76 Stuart St, Kingston, Ontario K7L2V7, Canada
    J Sch Health 79:160-8. 2009
  9. pmc Multi-level examination of correlates of active transportation to school among youth living within 1 mile of their school
    Kathleen M Gropp
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:124. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of multiple risk behaviors on physical activity-related injuries in adolescents
    Ian Janssen
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology and School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, 69 Union St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    Pediatrics 119:e672-80. 2007

Detail Information

Publications91

  1. pmc Active transportation safety features around schools in Canada
    Bryn Pinkerton
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:5711-25. 2013
    ..This information could help guide public health efforts aimed at increasing active transportation levels while simultaneously decreasing active transportation injuries. ..
  2. doi request reprint Trends and socioeconomic correlates of adolescent physical fighting in 30 countries
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Pediatrics 131:e18-26. 2013
    ..We studied cross-national epidemiologic trends over time in the occurrence of frequent physical fighting, demographic variations in reported trends, and national wealth and income inequality as correlates...
  3. ncbi request reprint Safety features on agricultural machines and farm structures in Saskatchewan
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Agromedicine 17:421-4. 2012
    ..Through the examination of common risk factors, the authors demonstrate that substantial proportions of farms in Saskatchewan, Canada, are exposed to occupational hazards that leave workers and others vulnerable to major injury...
  4. pmc Drinking, substance use and the operation of motor vehicles by young adolescents in Canada
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e42807. 2012
    ..Impaired driving is a recognized cause of major injury. Contemporary data are lacking on exposures to impaired driving behaviours and related injury among young adolescents, as well as inequities in these youth risk behaviours...
  5. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status and injury in a cohort of Saskatchewan farmers
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    J Rural Health 27:245-54. 2011
    ..To estimate the strength of relationships between socioeconomic status and injury in a large Canadian farm population...
  6. doi request reprint Determinants of agricultural injury: a novel application of population health theory
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Inj Prev 16:376-82. 2010
    ..1) To apply novel population health theory to the modelling of injury experiences in one particular research context. (2) To enhance understanding of the conditions and practices that lead to farm injury...
  7. pmc The Saskatchewan Farm Injury Cohort: rationale and methodology
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Public Health Rep 123:567-75. 2008
    ..Study findings will inform the content and targeting of injury prevention initiatives specific to the farm occupational environment...
  8. pmc Social environments and physical aggression among 21,107 students in the United States and Canada
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Emergency Medicine Research, Angada 3, Kingston General Hospital, 76 Stuart St, Kingston, Ontario K7L2V7, Canada
    J Sch Health 79:160-8. 2009
    ..In this study, reports of physical aggression were examined in relation to social environment factors among national samples of students from Canada and the United States...
  9. pmc Multi-level examination of correlates of active transportation to school among youth living within 1 mile of their school
    Kathleen M Gropp
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:124. 2012
    ..We examined correlates of active transportation to school at both individual- (characteristics of the individual and family) and area- (school and neighborhood) levels amongst youth living within 1 mile (1.6 km) of their school...
  10. ncbi request reprint Influence of multiple risk behaviors on physical activity-related injuries in adolescents
    Ian Janssen
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology and School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, 69 Union St, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    Pediatrics 119:e672-80. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Influence of individual- and area-level measures of socioeconomic status on obesity, unhealthy eating, and physical inactivity in Canadian adolescents
    Ian Janssen
    School of Physical and Health Education, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:139-45. 2006
    ..However, few studies have used a multilevel analysis to determine the influence of both individual- and area-level determinants of SES on obesity, and these studies have been limited to adults...
  12. pmc The number and type of food retailers surrounding schools and their association with lunchtime eating behaviours in students
    Laura Seliske
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:19. 2013
    ..The secondary objective was to determine whether measures of the food retail environment around schools captured using road network or circular buffers were more strongly related to eating behaviours while at school...
  13. doi request reprint Obesity as a determinant of two forms of bullying in Ontario youth: a short report
    Atif Kukaswadia
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Obes Facts 4:469-72. 2011
    ..Here, we examine such relationships in a longitudinal analysis. Study outcomes were self-reports of: i) physical bullying victimization and perpetration and ii) relational bullying victimization and perpetration...
  14. pmc Stages of development and injury patterns in the early years: a population-based analysis
    Michael P Flavin
    Department of Paediatrics, Queen s University, Doran 3, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 2V7, Canada
    BMC Public Health 6:187. 2006
    ..This provides objective evidence about prevention priorities to be considered in anticipatory counseling and public health planning...
  15. ncbi request reprint Gradients in risk for youth injury associated with multiple-risk behaviours: a study of 11,329 Canadian adolescents
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston General Hospital, ON, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 55:1055-68. 2002
    ..The findings in turn have implications for preventive interventions...
  16. doi request reprint Adult supervision and pediatric injuries in the agricultural worksite
    Barbara A Morrongiello
    Psychology Department, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1149-56. 2008
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Hospitalized head injuries in agricultural settings: who are the vulnerable groups?
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 40:1943-8. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to identify subgroups of the farm population that are particularly vulnerable to head injury...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pediatric fall injuries in agricultural settings: a new look at a common injury control problem
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    J Occup Environ Med 49:461-8. 2007
    ..Children on farms experience high risks for fall injuries. This study characterized the causes and consequences of fall injuries in this pediatric population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Variations in injury among Canadian adolescents by urban-rural geographic status
    Xuran Jiang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K2L 2V7
    Chronic Dis Can 28:56-62. 2007
    ..These patterns of medically attended injury suggest that prevention and intervention programs could be better targeted to the needs of specific geographic populations of Canadian youth...
  20. pmc Exposure to public natural space as a protective factor for emotional well-being among young people in Canada
    Quynh Huynh
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:407. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between exposure to public natural space and positive emotional well-being among young adolescent Canadians...
  21. doi request reprint Density and type of food retailers surrounding Canadian schools: variations across socioeconomic status
    Laura M Seliske
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    Health Place 15:903-7. 2009
    ..Within the broader neighbourhood, lower SES neighbourhoods had access to fewer food retailers of all types. This effect was diminished after taking population density into account...
  22. doi request reprint Are overweight and obese youth at increased risk for physical activity injuries?
    Joel Warsh
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Obes Facts 3:225-30. 2010
    ..To determine whether relationships between physical activity and physical activity injuries are modified by BMI status in youth...
  23. doi request reprint Screen time and risk behaviors in 10- to 16-year-old Canadian youth
    Valerie Carson
    School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Prev Med 52:99-103. 2011
    ..To examine television, computer, and video game use as possible determinants of multiple risk behaviors (MRB) among Canadian youth...
  24. pmc A cross-national profile of bullying and victimization among adolescents in 40 countries
    Wendy Craig
    Department of Psychology, Queen s University, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Public Health 54:216-24. 2009
    ..1) To compare the prevalence of bullying and victimization among boys and girls and by age in 40 countries. (2) In 6 countries, to compare rates of direct physical, direct verbal, and indirect bullying by gender, age, and country...
  25. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity in Canadian adolescents and their associations with dietary habits and physical activity patterns
    Ian Janssen
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 35:360-7. 2004
    ..To present recent overweight and obesity prevalence rates for 11-16-year-old Canadian youth and to examine associations between overweight and obesity with dietary habits and leisure-time physical activities...
  26. doi request reprint Off-road vehicle ridership and associated helmet use in Canadian youth: an equity analysis
    Colleen M Davison
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Rural Health 29:39-45. 2013
    ..We examined the prevalence of off-road ridership and off-road helmet use in different subgroups of Canadian youth in order to better understand possible inequities associated with these health risk behaviors...
  27. doi request reprint Self-selection bias in an epidemiological study of respiratory health of a rural population
    Punam Pahwa
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Canada
    J Agromedicine 17:316-25. 2012
    ..This pattern was not observed for females...
  28. doi request reprint Prevalence, awareness, treatment, and control of hypertension among Canadian adults with diabetes, 2007 to 2009
    Marianne E Gee
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Cardiol 28:367-74. 2012
    ....
  29. pmc Street connectivity is negatively associated with physical activity in Canadian youth
    Graham Mecredy
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, 99 University Avenue, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3333-50. 2011
    ..Relationships between street connectivity and physical activity reported in this national study are in the opposite direction to those previously observed for active transportation in adult populations...
  30. doi request reprint Association between obesity and unintentional injury in older adults
    Danielle R Bouchard
    School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Obes Facts 3:363-9. 2010
    ..To test the association between obesity and specific types and anatomical sites of unintentional injuries in older adults...
  31. doi request reprint Do overweight and obese youth take longer to recover from injury?
    Joel Warsh
    Departments of Community Health and Epidemiology, Emergency Medicine and School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 18:143-9. 2011
    ..If these findings are confirmed in other settings, clinicians providing an injury recovery prognosis may need to take into account BMI status and allow for extra recovery time for patients in this age range...
  32. pmc Multilevel analysis of associations between socioeconomic status and injury among Canadian adolescents
    Kelly Simpson
    School of Physical and Health Education, Queen s University, 69 Union Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, K7L 3N6
    J Epidemiol Community Health 59:1072-7. 2005
    ..To determine the contribution of individual and area level measures of socioeconomic status (SES) to the occurrence of various injury types among Canadian adolescents...
  33. doi request reprint Concussive symptoms in emergency department patients diagnosed with minor head injury
    John Cunningham
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Emerg Med 40:262-6. 2011
    ..These protocols focus on the need for acute intervention or in-hospital management. The frequency and nature of concussive symptoms experienced by patients discharged from the ED are not well understood...
  34. doi request reprint Associations between adolescent risk behaviors and injury: the modifying role of disability
    Sudha R Raman
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    J Sch Health 79:8-16. 2009
    ..Adolescents with disabilities are at risk for poor health outcomes including injury. The objective of this study was to examine if disability status modifies the association between risk behavior and injury among adolescents...
  35. ncbi request reprint Traumatic spinal cord injury in Ontario, Canada
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 55:1070-6. 2003
    ..This study aimed to calculate rates of traumatic spinal cord injury for the province of Ontario and describe these injuries by several epidemiologic parameters...
  36. doi request reprint Health behaviors for hypertension management in people with and without coexisting diabetes
    Marianne E Gee
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 15:389-96. 2013
    ..Since receipt of advice appears to influence behavior, health professionals should be encouraged to further promote BP self-management strategies...
  37. pmc Identification of the appropriate boundary size to use when measuring the food retail environment surrounding schools
    Laura Seliske
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:2715-27. 2012
    ..27 times greater relative odds of eating at food retailer (95% CI: 1.46-3.52) compared to those with no nearby food retailers. For distances greater than 1,000 m, no consistent relationships were found...
  38. pmc The food retail environment in school neighborhoods and its relation to lunchtime eating behaviors in youth from three countries
    Mariane Héroux
    School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, 28 Division St, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 3N6
    Health Place 18:1240-7. 2012
    ..20), and 2.50 (95% CI: 1.56-4.01) times more likely to eat at a chain food retailer compared to students attending schools with no nearby chain food retailers. No associations were found between chain food retailer density and obesity...
  39. pmc Bicycle helmet use and bicycling-related injury among young Canadians: an equity analysis
    Colleen M Davison
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 12:48. 2013
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Cross-national study of fighting and weapon carrying as determinants of adolescent injury
    William Pickett
    Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 116:e855-63. 2005
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Screen time and physical violence in 10 to 16-year-old Canadian youth
    Ian Janssen
    School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, K7L 3N6, Canada
    Int J Public Health 57:325-31. 2012
    ..To examine the independent associations between television, computer, and video game use with physical violence in youth...
  42. doi request reprint Operational safety practices as determinants of machinery-related injury on Saskatchewan farms
    Gopinath R Narasimhan
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 42:1226-31. 2010
    ..These findings provide etiological data that confirms the practical importance of operational safety practices as components of injury control strategies on farms...
  43. doi request reprint Rural Canadian adolescents are more likely to be obese compared with urban adolescents
    Mark W Bruner
    School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, ON, Canada
    Int J Pediatr Obes 3:205-11. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between urban/rural geographic status and being overweight or obese among Canadian adolescents...
  44. ncbi request reprint Relationships between income inequality and health: a study on rural and urban regions of Canada
    Afshin Vafaei
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Rural Remote Health 10:1430. 2010
    ..The primary objective of this research was to test the 'relative income' hypothesis across Canadian health regions. The second objective was to extend the hypothesis to consider rural versus urban populations...
  45. ncbi request reprint Rates and external causes of blunt head trauma in Ontario: analysis and review of Ontario Trauma Registry datasets
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Chronic Dis Can 25:32-41. 2004
    ..The methodological review demonstrated the need to critically examine the completeness and accuracy of trauma registry data in arriving at decisions about priorities...
  46. ncbi request reprint Associations between overweight and obesity with bullying behaviors in school-aged children
    Ian Janssen
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 113:1187-94. 2004
    ..However, the relationship between overweight and obesity status with different forms of bullying behaviors remains unclear. The purpose of this article is to examine these relationships...
  47. pmc Active transportation to school in Canadian youth: should injury be a concern?
    Kathleen Gropp
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Inj Prev 19:64-7. 2013
    ..02). Physical activity interventions for youth should encourage participation in active transportation to school, while also recognising the potential for unintentional injury...
  48. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and injury among Canadian adolescents: variations by urban-rural geographic status
    Xuran Jiang
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Rural Health 24:143-7. 2008
    ..Little is known about whether relationships between alcohol consumption and injury vary between rural and urban adolescents...
  49. ncbi request reprint Parental knowledge of child development and the assignment of tractor work to children
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine and Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 112:e11-6. 2003
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Urban sprawl and its relationship with active transportation, physical activity and obesity in Canadian youth
    Laura Seliske
    Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6
    Health Rep 23:17-25. 2012
    ..Urban sprawl is a potential environmental influence on youth overweight/obesity. However, little is known about the association between urban sprawl and behaviours that influence obesity such as active transportation and physical activity...
  51. pmc Fatal agricultural injuries in preschool children: risks, injury patterns and strategies for prevention
    Robert J Brison
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University and Kingston General Hospital Clinical Research Centre, Kingston, Ont
    CMAJ 174:1723-6. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to estimate rates and determine patterns of fatal agricultural injury among young children exposed to agricultural hazards and to identify strategies to prevent such injuries...
  52. doi request reprint Neighbourhood street connectivity and injury in youth: a national study of built environments in Canada
    Graham Mecredy
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Carruthers Hall, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Inj Prev 18:81-7. 2012
    ..The design of streets in neighbourhood settings may contribute positively to the health of populations through increased physical activity, but it may also have injury consequences...
  53. doi request reprint Protective roles of home and school environments for the health of young Canadians
    John Freeman
    Queen s University, Faculty of Education, 511 Union Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 65:438-44. 2011
    ..The analysis focused on determinants of the health of young people and the role of school settings in the optimisation of health...
  54. ncbi request reprint Rugby injury in Kingston, Canada: a ten-year study
    Justin Underhill
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Chronic Dis Can 27:163-70. 2007
    ..9 percent), while the leading anatomical location of injury was the face (294/1,527; 19.3 percent). Target patterns of injury were identified as priorities for prevention, based on injury frequency and severity...
  55. pmc Urban and rural differences in sedentary behavior among American and Canadian youth
    Valerie Carson
    School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, 28 Division St, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 3N6
    Health Place 17:920-8. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that interventions aiming to reduce screen time may be most effective if they consider residential location and the specific screen time behavior...
  56. doi request reprint Association between the food retail environment surrounding schools and overweight in Canadian youth
    Laura M Seliske
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 12:1384-91. 2009
    ..There is growing interest in how the physical environment influences obesity. Few studies have considered how the food retail environment surrounding schools influences overweight in students...
  57. ncbi request reprint Risk taking and recurrent health symptoms in Canadian adolescents
    Kelly Simpson
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Angada 3, 76 Stuart St, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 2V7
    Prev Med 43:46-51. 2006
    ..This study examines reports of psychosomatic health symptoms during adolescence, and associations between adolescent risk-taking and the occurrence of these symptoms...
  58. ncbi request reprint Injury among 1107 Canadian students with self-identified disabilities
    Sudha R Raman
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 29:1727-35. 2007
    ..The epidemiologies of injuries among students with and without disabilities were profiled and compared...
  59. doi request reprint Examination of birthplace and birthdate in World Junior ice hockey players
    Mark W Bruner
    School of Physical and Health Education, Nipissing University, North Bay, Ontario, Canada
    J Sports Sci 29:1337-44. 2011
    ..Future research should explore the contextual and cultural factors that influence elite athlete development in smaller towns, cities and communities...
  60. doi request reprint Bullying as a mediator of relationships between adiposity status and weapon carrying
    Atif Kukaswadia
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Int J Public Health 57:505-12. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to: (1) analyze relationships between adiposity status and risks for weapon carrying among Canadian school children, and (2) whether this relationship was mediated by reports of bullying...
  61. pmc Pain prevalence in nine- to 13-year-old schoolchildren
    Adam van Dijk
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pain Res Manag 11:234-40. 2006
    ..In particular, the incidence, prevalence and sensory characteristics of many types of pain in Canadian children are unknown...
  62. ncbi request reprint Injuries experienced by infant children: a population-based epidemiological analysis
    William Pickett
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 111:e365-70. 2003
    ..This study describes the external causes, natures, and disposition from an emergency department of infants with injuries for a geographically distinct population in Eastern Ontario...
  63. pmc Field validation of food service listings: a comparison of commercial and online geographic information system databases
    Laura Seliske
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:2601-7. 2012
    ..The location information was more accurate for the online database, however, when matching criteria were more conservative, there were no observed differences in error between the databases...
  64. ncbi request reprint Associations between neighborhood safety, availability of recreational facilities, and adolescent physical activity among Canadian youth
    Marianne Nichol
    Dept of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Phys Act Health 7:442-50. 2010
    ..The safety of neighborhoods and availability of parks and facilities may influence adolescent physical activity independently or interactively...
  65. ncbi request reprint Challenges and strategies related to hearing loss among dairy farmers
    Louise Hass-Slavin
    School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Rural Health 21:329-36. 2005
    ..However, machinery and equipment on farms, such as older tractors, grain dryers, and vacuum pumps, can have noise levels, which may be dangerous to hearing with prolonged, unprotected exposure...
  66. doi request reprint Associations between school recreational environments and physical activity
    Marianne E Nichol
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    J Sch Health 79:247-54. 2009
    ..School environments may promote or hinder physical activity in young people. The purpose of this research was to examine relationships between school recreational environments and adolescent physical activity...
  67. doi request reprint Factors contributing to risks for pediatric asthma in rural Saskatchewan
    Rebecca J Barry
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 109:255-9. 2012
    ..Although reasons for these differences remain unclear, 3 possible explanations exist: (1) environmental differences, (2) variations in health care access, and (3) variations in health risk behaviors...
  68. doi request reprint Utilization of radiographs for the diagnosis of ankle fractures in Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Hilary Dowdall
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology HD, MG, RJB, WP and the Department of Emergency Medicine RJB, WP, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Acad Emerg Med 18:555-8. 2011
    ..This study assessed the utilization and clinical yield of radiographs ordered to assist in the diagnosis of acute ankle injuries presenting to two emergency departments (EDs) in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, over a 7-year period...
  69. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of an educational intervention to prevent the chronic pain of whiplash associated disorders following rear-end motor vehicle collisions
    Robert J Brison
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1799-807. 2005
    ..Concealed allocation, multicenter, single-blind, randomized controlled clinical trial...
  70. doi request reprint Effects of changing body-checking rules on rates of injury in minor hockey
    Atif Kukaswadia
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Pediatrics 125:735-41. 2010
    ..It was hypothesized that the introduction of body-checking at younger ages would result in higher overall rates of injury to minor hockey players, with concomitant increases in neurotraumatic injuries...
  71. ncbi request reprint Multiple risk behavior and injury: an international analysis of young people
    William Pickett
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 2V7
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:786-93. 2002
    ..Multiple risk behavior plays an important role in the social etiology of youth injury, yet the consistency of this observation has not been examined multinationally...
  72. doi request reprint Prevalence and associations of coronary artery calcification in patients with stages 3 to 5 CKD without cardiovascular disease
    Jocelyn S Garland
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Kidney Dis 52:849-58. 2008
    ..Existing studies are confounded by the inclusion of patients who may not have CKD by means of diagnostic criteria and by failing to account for existing cardiovascular disease...
  73. ncbi request reprint Economic burden of agricultural machinery injuries in Ontario, 1985 to 1996
    Alison R Locker
    Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    J Rural Health 19:285-91. 2003
    ..Agricultural injuries are an important and understudied category of occupational injuries...
  74. doi request reprint Short-term natural recovery of ankle sprains following discharge from emergency departments
    Alice B Aiken
    Motor Performance Laboratory, School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 38:566-71. 2008
    ..Prospective cohort study...
  75. ncbi request reprint Derivation of a clinical decision rule for whiplash associated disorders among individuals involved in rear-end collisions
    Lisa Hartling
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston General Hospital, Ont, Canada
    Accid Anal Prev 34:531-9. 2002
    ..5% (95% confidence interval: 86.5, 96.6) and a specificity of 51.4% (44.7, 58.1). This study confirmed the importance of several risk factors for whiplash associated disorder following rear-end motor vehicle collisions...
  76. pmc Characteristics of martial art injuries in a defined Canadian population: a descriptive epidemiological study
    Mark McPherson
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
    BMC Public Health 10:795. 2010
    ..The martial arts have emerged as common activities in the Canadian population, yet few studies have investigated the occurrence of associated injuries on a population basis...
  77. pmc Obesity and its relationship with occupational injury in the canadian workforce
    Ian Janssen
    School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada K7L 3N6
    J Obes 2011:531403. 2011
    ..Increased risks were not identified for overweight workers. Conclusions. Obese workers experienced 40-49% higher risks for occupational injury...
  78. doi request reprint The impact of a sexual assault/domestic violence program on ED care
    Kari Sampsel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Queen s University, 76 Stuart Street, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Emerg Nurs 35:282-9. 2009
    ..We evaluated the impact of the introduction of a sexual assault/domestic violence program (SADVP) on ED flow, comprehensive patient care, and collection of forensic evidence...
  79. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and forms of bullying among adolescents from eight countries
    Emmanuel Kuntsche
    Research Department, Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Adolesc Health 39:908-15. 2006
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of an enhanced approach to the dissemination of the North American Guidelines for Children's Agricultural Tasks: a randomized controlled trial
    Barbara Marlenga
    National Children s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety, Marshfield Medical Research and Education Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    Prev Med 35:150-9. 2002
    ....
  81. pmc The OPALS Major Trauma Study: impact of advanced life-support on survival and morbidity
    Ian G Stiell
    The Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Ottawa, and the Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 178:1141-52. 2008
    ..To date, the benefit of prehospital advanced life-support programs on trauma-related mortality and morbidity has not been established..
  82. ncbi request reprint Growing up on the farm: some kids don't
    William Pickett
    J Agric Saf Health 9:183-4. 2003
  83. ncbi request reprint Fatal and non-fatal machine-related injuries suffered by children in Alberta, Canada, 1990-1997
    Gerald W Lim
    Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2E1
    Am J Ind Med 45:177-85. 2004
    ..To date, there have been no published studies of pediatric farm injuries in Western Canada...
  84. ncbi request reprint A cross-national study of violence-related behaviors in adolescents
    Eleanor Smith-Khuri
    National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:539-44. 2004
    ..Violent behavior among adolescents is a significant problem worldwide, and a cross-national comparison of adolescent violent behaviors can provide information about the development and pattern of physical violence in young adolescents...
  85. ncbi request reprint Do parents' perceptions of risks protect children engaged in farm work?
    Jamie Zentner
    National Children s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety, 1000 North Oak Avenue, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Prev Med 40:860-6. 2005
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Application of novel communication technologies to the study of farm families: a randomized controlled trial
    Lesley Day
    Monash University Accident Research Centre, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria, 3800, Australia
    Prev Med 46:364-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this pilot study was to evaluate the efficacy of three different communication technologies for collection of health outcomes from farm households...
  87. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based decision making in agricultural health and safety
    William Pickett
    J Agric Saf Health 11:387-9. 2005
  88. ncbi request reprint A new approach to understanding pediatric farm injuries
    Barbara A Morrongiello
    Psychology Department, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 65:1364-71. 2007
    ..The observed variations in risk factors suggest that interactions between behavioral and environmental factors are important to consider in studies of the etiology of pediatric farm injuries...
  89. pmc Changing the child labor laws for agriculture: impact on injury
    Barbara Marlenga
    National Children s Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI 54449, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:276-82. 2007
    ..We evaluated the potential for preventing the occurrence of farm injuries among children by changing the US Federal Child Labor Laws, Hazardous Occupations Orders for Agriculture...
  90. ncbi request reprint Injury control research in Canada
    William Pickett
    Can J Public Health 96:325-7. 2005
  91. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of interventions to prevent childhood farm injuries
    Lisa Hartling
    Alberta Research Centre for Child Health Evidence, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Room 9424, 11402 University Ave, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6J 2G3
    Pediatrics 114:e483-96. 2004
    ..A specific focus was the effectiveness of the North American Guidelines for Children's Agricultural Tasks...