Thomas R Simon

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assault victimization and suicidal ideation or behavior within a national sample of U.S. adults
    Thomas R Simon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Violence Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:42-50. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Can we talk? Importance of random-digit-dial surveys for injury prevention research
    Thomas R Simon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Violence Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:406-10. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Involvement in physical activity and risk for nearly lethal suicide attempts
    Thomas R Simon
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:310-5. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-reports of violent victimization among U.S. adults
    Thomas R Simon
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Violence Vict 23:711-26. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of a substance-abuse-prevention curriculum on violence-related behavior
    Thomas R Simon
    Behavioral Scientist, Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Health Behav 26:103-10. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of impulsive suicide attempts and attempters
    O R Simon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention s CDC National Center for Injury Prevention and Control in Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:49-59. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Linking dating violence, peer violence, and suicidal behaviors among high-risk youth
    Monica H Swahn
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:30-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The association between self-reported lifetime history of forced sexual intercourse and recent health-risk behaviors: findings from the 2003 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey
    Kathleen C Basile
    Division of Violence Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:752.e1-7. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Implications of direct protective factors for public health research and prevention strategies to reduce youth violence
    Jeffrey E Hall
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:S76-83. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Injury-prevention counseling and behavior among US children: results from the second Injury Control and Risk Survey
    Jieru Chen
    Office of Statistics and Programming, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K59, 4770 Buford Hwy, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e958-65. 2007

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Assault victimization and suicidal ideation or behavior within a national sample of U.S. adults
    Thomas R Simon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Violence Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:42-50. 2002
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  2. ncbi request reprint Can we talk? Importance of random-digit-dial surveys for injury prevention research
    Thomas R Simon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Violence Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:406-10. 2006
    ..This theme issue provides suggestions for how we can improve the design and implementation of RDD surveys in a manner that is both practical and ethical...
  3. ncbi request reprint Involvement in physical activity and risk for nearly lethal suicide attempts
    Thomas R Simon
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:310-5. 2004
    ..This study compared reports of recent physical activity among those surviving a nearly lethal suicide attempt to reports from community controls...
  4. ncbi request reprint Self-reports of violent victimization among U.S. adults
    Thomas R Simon
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Violence Vict 23:711-26. 2008
    ..The results from ICARIS-2 indicate that the prevalence of violent victimization in the United States far exceeds the estimates derived from crime surveys...
  5. ncbi request reprint Influence of a substance-abuse-prevention curriculum on violence-related behavior
    Thomas R Simon
    Behavioral Scientist, Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Health Behav 26:103-10. 2002
    ..To test the impact of a school-based substance-abuse-prevention program, Project Towards No Drug Abuse (TND), on risk for violence...
  6. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of impulsive suicide attempts and attempters
    O R Simon
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention s CDC National Center for Injury Prevention and Control in Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:49-59. 2001
    ..Our findings suggest that inadequate control of aggressive impulses might be a greater indicator of risk for impulsive suicide attempts than depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Linking dating violence, peer violence, and suicidal behaviors among high-risk youth
    Monica H Swahn
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:30-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to quantify the associations among suicide attempts, and date and peer violence victimization and perpetration and to determine any differences in these associations by gender...
  8. ncbi request reprint The association between self-reported lifetime history of forced sexual intercourse and recent health-risk behaviors: findings from the 2003 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey
    Kathleen C Basile
    Division of Violence Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:752.e1-7. 2006
    ..To expand the understanding of the association between recent health-risk behaviors and a history of forced sexual intercourse, using a nationally representative sample of female and male high school students...
  9. doi request reprint Implications of direct protective factors for public health research and prevention strategies to reduce youth violence
    Jeffrey E Hall
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:S76-83. 2012
    ..The present paper synthesizes findings from these papers, specifies their implications for public health research and prevention strategies to reduce youth violence, and suggests directions for future research...
  10. ncbi request reprint Injury-prevention counseling and behavior among US children: results from the second Injury Control and Risk Survey
    Jieru Chen
    Office of Statistics and Programming, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop K59, 4770 Buford Hwy, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e958-65. 2007
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Injury, violence, and risk among participants in a mass gathering of the Rainbow Family of Living Light
    Robert M Bossarte
    Division of Violence Prevention, Office of Workforce and Career Development, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:588-95. 2008
    ..Future host communities should consider providing minor care, health screening, and information or referral services near the main gathering site...
  12. ncbi request reprint Telephone survey respondents' reactions to questions regarding interpersonal violence
    Michele C Black
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Violence Vict 21:445-59. 2006
    ..These results challenge commonly held beliefs and assumptions and provide some assurance to those concerned with the ethical collection of data on violent victimization...
  13. pmc Moving forward by looking back: reflecting on a decade of CDC's work in sexual violence prevention, 2000-2010
    Sarah DeGue
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:1211-8. 2012
    ..In addition, DVP continues to provide leadership and guidance to the research and practice fields, with the goal of achieving significant reductions in SV perpetration and allowing individuals to live to their full potential...
  14. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-consumption behaviors and risk for physical fighting and injuries among adolescent drinkers
    Monica H Swahn
    Division of Violence Prevention, Mailstop K 60, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Addict Behav 29:959-63. 2004
    ..The findings highlight the need for violence prevention programs that focus on the reduction of alcohol use among adolescents...
  15. doi request reprint Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Expert Panel on Protective Factors for Youth Violence Perpetration: background and overview
    Jeffrey E Hall
    Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:S1-7. 2012
    ..Lastly, this paper briefly describes the organization of the work of the panel as well as the research products that comprise the contents of the supplement...
  16. doi request reprint Are the perpetrators of violence one and the same? Exploring the co-occurrence of perpetration of physical aggression in the United States
    Joanne Klevens
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Interpers Violence 27:1987-2002. 2012
    ..5 to 4 times. The findings suggest potential value in pursuing both integrated and independent approaches in research and prevention...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of the incident at Columbine on students' violence- and suicide-related behaviors
    Nancy D Brener
    Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:146-50. 2002
    ..This study examined the impact that the violent incident at Columbine High School may have had on reports of behaviors related to violence and suicide among U.S. high school students...
  18. doi request reprint Preventing violence against children and youth
    Andra Teten Tharp
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, United States
    J Safety Res 43:291-8. 2012
    ..These efforts all work toward protecting the health and well-being of children and youth and set the stage for NCIPC's future work...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prevention of injury and violence in the USA
    Tamara M Haegerich
    National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA Electronic address
    Lancet 384:64-74. 2014
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Measuring sex differences in violence victimization and perpetration within date and same-sex peer relationships
    Monica H Swahn
    Institute of Public Health, Georgia State University, GA, USA
    J Interpers Violence 23:1120-38. 2008
    ..Boys are also significantly more likely than girls to report physical violence victimization and perpetration within same-sex peer relationships. Implications and directions for future research are discussed...
  21. doi request reprint Clustering of adolescent dating violence, peer violence, and suicidal behavior
    Robert M Bossarte
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    J Interpers Violence 23:815-33. 2008
    ..There were few significant demographic differences across clusters. The implications of the results for the need to design and evaluate efforts to prevent multiple types of violence are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sensitive topics, survey nonresponse, and considerations for interviewer training
    Eileen M O'Brien
    Statistical Research Division, U S Census Bureau, Washington, D C, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:419-26. 2006
    ..Finally, further research is called for to identify which methods best balance the need to improve response rates with respondent safety and privacy in surveys with sensitive questions...
  23. pmc Evaluating the impact of interventions in the Multisite Violence Prevention Study: samples, procedures, and measures
    Shari Miller-Johnson
    Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708 0545, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:48-61. 2004
    ..Overall, the paper provides important information related to the evaluation of violence prevention efforts, particularly for working effectively in multisite collaborative studies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Medical costs and productivity losses due to interpersonal and self-directed violence in the United States
    Phaedra S Corso
    College of Public Health, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:474-482. 2007
    ..From 2003 to 2005, the lifetime medical costs and productivity losses associated with medically treated injuries due to interpersonal and self-directed violence occurring in the United States in 2000 were assessed...
  25. pmc Validity of teacher ratings in selecting influential aggressive adolescents for a targeted preventive intervention
    David B Henry
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60608, USA
    Prev Sci 7:31-41. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the application of teacher nominations and ratings in large trials and full implementation of targeted prevention programs...