Cheryl J Cherpitel

Summary

Affiliation: Alcohol Research Group
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injuries: a review of international emergency room studies since 1995
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:201-14. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Validity of self-reported drinking before injury compared with a physiological measure: cross-national analysis of emergency-department data from 16 countries
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:296-302. 2007
  3. pmc The relationship between self-reported drinking and BAC level in emergency room injury cases: is it a straight line?
    Jason Bond
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1118-25. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-related injury in the ER: a cross-national meta-analysis from the Emergency Room Collaborative Alcohol Analysis Project (ERCAAP)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:641-9. 2003
  5. pmc Screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) in a Polish emergency department: three-month outcomes of a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:982-90. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injury: multi-level analysis from the emergency room collaborative alcohol analysis project (ERCAAP)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:552-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury: a case-crossover analysis of injured emergency service patients in poland
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:2181-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injury: a risk function analysis from the Emergency Room Collaborative Alcohol Analysis Project (ERCAAP)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, Calif, USA
    Eur Addict Res 12:42-52. 2006
  9. pmc Risk of injury due to alcohol: evaluating potential bias using the case-crossover usual-frequency method
    Yu Ye
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Epidemiology 24:240-3. 2013
  10. pmc Scaling properties of the combined ICD-10 dependence and harms criteria and comparisons with DSM-5 alcohol use disorder criteria among patients in the emergency department
    Jason Bond
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:328-36. 2012

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injuries: a review of international emergency room studies since 1995
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:201-14. 2007
    ..In-depth patient interviews may also be useful for a better understanding of drinking in the injury event and associated circumstances...
  2. ncbi request reprint Validity of self-reported drinking before injury compared with a physiological measure: cross-national analysis of emergency-department data from 16 countries
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:296-302. 2007
    ..Both of these issues are explored in this article...
  3. pmc The relationship between self-reported drinking and BAC level in emergency room injury cases: is it a straight line?
    Jason Bond
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1118-25. 2010
    ..Such data would be useful in establishing a dose-response relationship between drinking and risk (e.g., of injury) in those studies for which the number of drinks consumed is not available but BAC is...
  4. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-related injury in the ER: a cross-national meta-analysis from the Emergency Room Collaborative Alcohol Analysis Project (ERCAAP)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:641-9. 2003
    ..To examine the impact of usual drinking patterns and related problems on the acute use of alcohol in injury...
  5. pmc Screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT) in a Polish emergency department: three-month outcomes of a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608 1010, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:982-90. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injury: multi-level analysis from the emergency room collaborative alcohol analysis project (ERCAAP)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:552-8. 2004
    ..To analyze the relationship between individual-level characteristics and site-level contextual variables on the association of acute alcohol use and injury...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury: a case-crossover analysis of injured emergency service patients in poland
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:2181-7. 2005
    ..Substantial fluctuations in alcohol-related mortality followed and burden on health services increased, but data on risk of injury from alcohol consumption are relatively scarce..
  8. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injury: a risk function analysis from the Emergency Room Collaborative Alcohol Analysis Project (ERCAAP)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, Calif, USA
    Eur Addict Res 12:42-52. 2006
    ..Risk may be culturally specific, dependent, in part, on the manner in which alcohol is used in the culture...
  9. pmc Risk of injury due to alcohol: evaluating potential bias using the case-crossover usual-frequency method
    Yu Ye
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Epidemiology 24:240-3. 2013
    ..Prior results suggest that risk estimates might be biased upward compared with other methods...
  10. pmc Scaling properties of the combined ICD-10 dependence and harms criteria and comparisons with DSM-5 alcohol use disorder criteria among patients in the emergency department
    Jason Bond
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:328-36. 2012
    ..Both systems are in active stages of development in anticipation of their next respective iterations. Although much psychometric work has been done studying DSM-IV criteria, efforts toward the ICD-11 have been less prevalent...
  11. pmc Readiness to change, drinking, and negative consequences among Polish SBIRT patients
    Rachael A Korcha
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA, USA
    Addict Behav 37:287-92. 2012
    ..Attention to additional constructs of readiness to change and drinking patterns may augment the effectiveness of SBIRT...
  12. pmc Alcohol-related injury and driving while intoxicated: a risk function analysis of two alcohol-related events in the 2000 and 2005 National Alcohol Surveys
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:168-74. 2010
    ..National population data on risk of alcohol-related injury or driving while intoxicated (DWI) are scarce...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cross-national performance of the RAPS4/RAPS4-QF for tolerance and heavy drinking: data from 13 countries
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:428-32. 2005
    ..There are little data available on the performance of brief screening instruments for alcohol-use disorders cross-nationally; therefore, we analyzed the performance of one such instrument in a number of countries...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effect of alcohol consumption on emergency department services use among injured patients: A cross-national emergency room study
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:890-7. 2006
    ..S. studies. The purpose of this article was to explore the association of alcohol use and ED services use among injured patients cross-nationally...
  15. ncbi request reprint Measuring accuracy of self-reported vehicular offences and blood alcohol concentration levels among whites and Mexican Americans mandated to drinking driver programs
    Jason Bond
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1163-9. 2004
    ..Differences in self-reported rates of drinking and driving compared to official statistics have been found for Hispanics compared to whites, and is thought to be related to underreporting among Hispanics...
  16. ncbi request reprint Multi-level analysis of causal attribution of injury to alcohol and modifying effects: Data from two international emergency room projects
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 82:258-68. 2006
    ..These findings have important implications for brief intervention in the ER if motivation to change drinking behavior is greater among those attributing a causal association of their drinking with injury...
  17. pmc Attribution of alcohol to violence-related injury: self and other's drinking in the event
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:277-84. 2012
    ..Alcohol can result in harm (including injury) not only to the drinker but also to others; however, little research exists on the additional proportion of violence-related injuries that can be attributed to the perpetrator...
  18. pmc Screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT): 12-month outcomes of a randomized controlled clinical trial in a Polish emergency department
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, California, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1922-8. 2010
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  19. pmc Multi-level analysis of alcohol-related injury and drinking pattern: emergency department data from 19 countries
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Addiction 107:1263-72. 2012
    ..The stronger the anti-alcohol policies in a country, the lower the rates of alcohol-related injury...
  20. pmc Risk of injury from alcohol and drug use in the emergency department: a case-crossover study
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:431-8. 2012
    ..This study examined the risk of injury associated with alcohol and drug use prior to the event...
  21. ncbi request reprint The causal attribution of injury to alcohol consumption: a cross-national meta-analysis from the emergency room collaborative alcohol analysis project
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1805-12. 2003
    ..Whereas a substantial literature exists documenting the association of alcohol and injuries, causal associations are less well established...
  22. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-attributable fraction for injury in the U.S. general population: data from the 2005 National Alcohol Survey
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:535-8. 2008
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  23. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity for alcohol use disorders and drug use in mexican-origin groups: comparison of data from national alcohol surveys in the U.S. And Mexico
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 42:1685-703. 2007
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  24. ncbi request reprint Screening for alcohol problems in two emergency service samples in Poland: comparison of the RAPS4, CAGE and AUDIT
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:201-7. 2005
    ..Additional cross-cultural research is needed to evaluate the performance of instruments, especially among females with alcohol use disorders...
  25. pmc Performance of a craving criterion in DSM alcohol use disorders
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:674-84. 2010
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  26. pmc Trends in alcohol- and drug-related ED and primary care visits: data from three US National Surveys (1995-2005)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 34:576-83. 2008
    ..To evaluate trends in alcohol- and drug-related emergency department (ED) and primary care visits over the previous decade...
  27. pmc Attributable risk of injury associated with alcohol use: cross-national data from the emergency room collaborative alcohol analysis project
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:266-72. 2005
    ..We sought to determine gender- and age-specific attributable risks of all-cause and violence-related injuries associated with alcohol use...
  28. pmc Alcohol and drug use as predictors of intentional injuries in two emergency departments in British Columbia
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Am J Addict 22:87-92. 2013
    ..While a substantial literature exists demonstrating a strong association of alcohol and intentional injury, less is known about the association of intentional injury with recreational drug use, either alone, or in combination with alcohol...
  29. pmc Reducing the legal blood alcohol concentration limit for driving in developing countries: a time for change? Results and implications derived from a time-series analysis (2001-10) conducted in Brazil
    Gabriel Andreuccetti
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Addiction 106:2124-31. 2011
    ..06 to 0.02, but the effectiveness in reducing traffic accidents remains uncertain. This study evaluated the effects of this enactment on road traffic injuries and fatalities...
  30. ncbi request reprint Drinking patterns and problems in emergency services in Poland
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:256-61. 2004
    ..To examine drinking patterns and problems in emergency services in Poland, where both alcohol consumption and the health care system have undergone enormous recent change...
  31. pmc Evaluating recall bias in a case-crossover design estimating risk of injury related to alcohol: data from six countries
    Yu Ye
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:512-8. 2013
    ..This work explores the issue of alcohol recall bias used in the case-crossover design...
  32. pmc Alcohol use and injury severity among emergency department patients in six countries
    Rachael A Korcha
    Rachael A Korcha, MA, Cheryl J Cherpitel, DRPH, Yu Ye, MA, and Jason Bond, PhD, Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California Gabriel Andreuccetti, MSc, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Brazil Guilherme Borges, DrSc, National Institute of Psychiatry, Mexico City, Mexico Shahrzad Bazargan Hejazi, PhD, College of Medicine, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, and University of California, Los Angeles
    J Addict Nurs 24:158-65. 2013
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  33. pmc Violence-related injury and gender: the role of alcohol and alcohol combined with illicit drugs
    Rachael A Korcha
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 33:43-50. 2014
    ..The positive relationship between alcohol use, gender and violence-related injury is well established. However, less is known about injuries when alcohol is used in combination with other drugs...
  34. pmc Risk of injury from drinking: the difference which study design makes
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California Centre for Addictions Research of BC, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:235-40. 2014
    ..The magnitude of risk of injury from drinking, based on emergency department (ED) studies, has been found to vary considerably across studies, and the impact of study design on this variation is unknown...
  35. ncbi request reprint A cross-national meta-analysis of alcohol and injury: data from the Emergency Room Collaborative Alcohol Analysis Project (ERCAAP)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Addiction 98:1277-86. 2003
    ..To examine the relationship of acute alcohol consumption with an injury compared to a non-injury event in the emergency room across ERs in five countries...
  36. ncbi request reprint Changes in substance use associated with emergency room and primary care services utilization in the United States general population: 1995-2000
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:789-802. 2003
    ..S. general population...
  37. pmc Drug use and problem drinking associated with primary care and emergency room utilization in the US general population: data from the 2005 national alcohol survey
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, 6475 Christie Avenue, Suite 400, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 97:226-30. 2008
    ....
  38. pmc Alcohol and injury in the United States general population: a risk function analysis from the 2005 National Alcohol Survey
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Am J Addict 18:29-35. 2009
    ....
  39. pmc Exploring structural relationships between blood alcohol concentration and signs and clinical assessment of intoxication in alcohol-involved injury cases
    Jason Bond
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 49:417-22. 2014
    ..This work examines these signs in the estimation of alcohol intoxication levels of patients in medical settings...
  40. pmc A review of emergency room studies on alcohol and injuries conducted in Latin America and the Caribbean region
    Gabriel Andreuccetti
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:737-46. 2012
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  41. pmc Trends in alcohol- and drug-related emergency department and primary care visits: data from four U.S. national surveys (1995-2010)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, CA 94608, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:454-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to update trends in alcohol- and drug-related emergency department and primary care visits over the last 15 years in the United States...
  42. pmc Access to health care and heavy drinking in patients with diabetes or hypertension: implications for alcohol interventions
    Won Kim Cook
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, Emeryville, California 94608, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 47:726-33. 2012
    ..Alcohol interventions may be more effective if targeted at patients with chronic conditions adversely affected by drinking. Future research needs to investigate factors facilitating such interventions...
  43. ncbi request reprint Trends in alcohol- and drug-related ER and primary care visits, 1995-2000: are Healthy People 2000 objectives met?
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Am J Addict 14:281-90. 2005
    ..The data suggest Healthy People 2000 objectives were not met and in fact may be related to an increase in drug abuse among those seeking any kind of health services treatment, but not to an increase in drug use in general...
  44. ncbi request reprint Multi-level analysis of alcohol-related injury among emergency department patients: a cross-national study
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Acohol Research Group, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Addiction 100:1840-50. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Drinking in the injury event: a comparison of Mexican-American male ER patients in the United States and in Mexico
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, California, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 37:133-43. 2002
    ..Site (Santa Clara) was found to be a significant (positive) predictor of drinking prior to injury...
  46. ncbi request reprint Screening for drug use disorders in the emergency department: performance of the rapid drug problems screen (RDPS)
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 74:171-5. 2004
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Acute alcohol use and suicidal behavior: a review of the literature
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, California, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:18S-28S. 2004
    ..Both acute and chronic use of alcohol are associated with suicidal behavior. However, the differing relationship of each component of alcohol use and possible causal mechanisms remain unclear...
  48. ncbi request reprint Screening for alcohol problems: comparison of the audit, RAPS4 and RAPS4-QF among African American and Hispanic patients in an inner city emergency department
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 71:275-80. 2003
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Substance use among emergency room patients: an exploratory analysis by ethnicity and acculturation
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, California, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 28:287-305. 2002
    ..While substantial literature exists on the role of alcohol in injury occurrence, little is known about other substance use or abuse and injury, or drug use among the alcohol involved at the time of the emergency room (ER) visit...
  50. ncbi request reprint Screening for alcohol problems in the U.S. general population: comparison of the CAGE, RAPS4, and RAPS4-QF by gender, ethnicity, and service utilization. Rapid Alcohol Problems Screen
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Public Health Institute, Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, California 94709, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:1686-91. 2002
    ..S. adult household population by gender, ethnicity, and service utilization (emergency room and primary care) in the last year...
  51. pmc Differences in risk of injury in the u.s. General population by injury treatment type: data from the 1995 to 2010 national alcohol surveys
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Emeryville, California
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:1094-9. 2014
    ..S. general population by type of injury treatment...
  52. ncbi request reprint DUI recidivism: a comparison of Mexican Americans and whites in a northern California county
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, 2000 Hearst Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Addict Behav 28:963-9. 2003
    ..Demographic and DUI conviction characteristics associated with DUI recidivism are analyzed among Mexican American and white DUI offenders in a Northern California county...
  53. ncbi request reprint Emergency room injury presentations as an indicator of alcohol-related problems in the community: a multilevel analysis of an international study
    Deidra J Young
    National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    J Stud Alcohol 65:605-12. 2004
    ..This study describes and examines the development of surrogate measures of acute alcohol-related injury for use in the evaluation of community-based prevention initiatives...
  54. ncbi request reprint Results of two emergency room studies
    Jacek Moskalewicz
    Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warsaw, Poland
    Eur Addict Res 12:169-75. 2006
    ..The risk of injury tended to decline with age, being more than two times lower for men over 50 years old, and was 2.4 times higher for those with an annual consumption of 12+ liters of pure alcohol...
  55. ncbi request reprint Variations of alcohol impairment in different types, causes and contexts of injuries: results of emergency room studies from 16 countries
    Scott MacDonald
    Centre for Addictions Research of BC and School of Health Information Science, University of Victoria, BC STN CSC, Vic BC, Canada, V8W 2Y2
    Accid Anal Prev 38:1107-12. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to document alcohol impairment (based on a blood alcohol content (BAC) of at least 80 mg%) for different types, causes and location contexts of injuries...
  56. ncbi request reprint The risk of intentional injury with acute and chronic alcohol exposures: a case-control and case-crossover study
    Daniel C Vinson
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, M231 Health Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:350-7. 2003
    ..The study aimed to clarify the relative contributions of drinking over a few hours and of alcohol use disorders to the risk of intentional injury inflicted by another person...
  57. ncbi request reprint Correlates of injury among ED visits: effects of alcohol, risk perception, impulsivity, and sensation seeking behaviors
    Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi
    Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 33:101-8. 2007
    ..10)] while problem drinking and personality factors were unrelated to injury. Other significant predictors were gender and age. Findings suggest a need for alcohol screening for patients who check themselves into the ED due to injury...
  58. ncbi request reprint Acute alcohol use and the risk of non-fatal injury in sixteen countries
    Guilherme Borges
    National Institute of Psychiatry Mexico and Metropolitan Autonomous University, Mexico City, Mexico
    Addiction 101:993-1002. 2006
    ..To determine the relative risk (RR) of non-fatal injury associated with alcohol consumption in a series of emergency departments (EDs), possible effect modifiers and the impact of contextual variables on differences across sites...
  59. ncbi request reprint A case-crossover study of acute alcohol use and suicide attempt
    Guilherme Borges
    Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatria and Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Col San Lorenzo Huipulco CP 14370, Mexico DF, Mexico
    J Stud Alcohol 65:708-14. 2004
    ..We report a study on the impact of acute alcohol use on suicide attempts treated in the emergency room (ER) using the case-crossover design...
  60. doi request reprint Performance of screening instruments for alcohol use disorders in emergency department patients in Argentina
    Mariana Cremonte
    Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Mar del Plata, Argentina
    Subst Use Misuse 43:125-38. 2008
    ..Findings suggest the RAPS4 and RAPS4-QF may be preferred when screening for alcohol use disorders in the emergency department in Argentina. The study's limitations are noted...
  61. ncbi request reprint The criteria for causation of alcohol in violent injuries based on emergency room data from six countries
    Scott MacDonald
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, University of Western Ontario, Suite 200, 100 Collip Circle, London, ON, Canada N6G 4X8
    Addict Behav 30:103-13. 2005
    ..A significant dose-response relationship between BAC level and violence was also found. All analyses conducted point to a causal role of alcohol in injuries related to violence...
  62. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-related injury and the emergency department: research and policy questions for the next decade
    Cheryl J Cherpitel
    Addiction 101:1225-7. 2006