David A Sleet

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Injuries, injury prevention and public health
    David A Sleet
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, MSK63, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:S6-12. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint CDC's research portfolio in older adult fall prevention: a review of progress, 1985-2005, and future research directions
    David A Sleet
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop F 62, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    J Safety Res 39:259-67. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Framing the problem: injuries and public health
    David A Sleet
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Fam Community Health 32:88-97. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Scientific evidence and policy change: lowering the legal blood alcohol limit for drivers to 0.08% in the USA
    David A Sleet
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    Glob Health Promot 18:23-6. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Translating evidence into policy: lessons learned from the case of lowering the legal blood alcohol limit for drivers
    Shawna L Mercer
    Community Guide Branch, Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office Proposed, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services Proposed, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:412-20. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of multicomponent programs with community mobilization for reducing alcohol-impaired driving
    Ruth A Shults
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:360-71. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of school-based programs for reducing drinking and driving and riding with drinking drivers: a systematic review
    Randy W Elder
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:288-304. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Closing the gap: a research agenda to accelerate the adoption and effective use of proven older adult fall prevention strategies
    Rita K Noonan
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Safety Res 42:427-30. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Effectiveness of ignition interlocks for preventing alcohol-impaired driving and alcohol-related crashes: a Community Guide systematic review
    Randy W Elder
    Division of Community Preventive Services, Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:362-76. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of primary enforcement safety belt laws and enhanced enforcement of safety belt laws: a summary of the Guide to Community Preventive Services systematic reviews
    Ruth A Shults
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mailstop K 63, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Safety Res 35:189-96. 2004

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Injuries, injury prevention and public health
    David A Sleet
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, MSK63, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:S6-12. 2004
    ..To introduce the readers to the field of injury prevention and comprehensive public health intervention approaches...
  2. ncbi request reprint CDC's research portfolio in older adult fall prevention: a review of progress, 1985-2005, and future research directions
    David A Sleet
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop F 62, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    J Safety Res 39:259-67. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Framing the problem: injuries and public health
    David A Sleet
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Fam Community Health 32:88-97. 2009
    ..To introduce the field of injury control and public health approaches to injury prevention...
  4. ncbi request reprint Scientific evidence and policy change: lowering the legal blood alcohol limit for drivers to 0.08% in the USA
    David A Sleet
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
    Glob Health Promot 18:23-6. 2011
    ..The bill was signed into law, making 0.08 the new national standard. Extensive and targeted dissemination of the evidence and recommendations to key stakeholders and partners built support for policy change at the state level...
  5. doi request reprint Translating evidence into policy: lessons learned from the case of lowering the legal blood alcohol limit for drivers
    Shawna L Mercer
    Community Guide Branch, Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office Proposed, Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services Proposed, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:412-20. 2010
    ..These lessons learned may help others working to translate evidence into policy...
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of multicomponent programs with community mobilization for reducing alcohol-impaired driving
    Ruth A Shults
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:360-71. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of school-based programs for reducing drinking and driving and riding with drinking drivers: a systematic review
    Randy W Elder
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:288-304. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Closing the gap: a research agenda to accelerate the adoption and effective use of proven older adult fall prevention strategies
    Rita K Noonan
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Safety Res 42:427-30. 2011
    ..Therefore, as in many other fields, fall prevention suffers from a wide gap between scientific discoveries and their everyday use...
  9. doi request reprint Effectiveness of ignition interlocks for preventing alcohol-impaired driving and alcohol-related crashes: a Community Guide systematic review
    Randy W Elder
    Division of Community Preventive Services, Epidemiology and Analysis Program Office, CDC, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:362-76. 2011
    ..Suggestions for facilitating more widespread and sustained use of ignition interlocks are provided...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of primary enforcement safety belt laws and enhanced enforcement of safety belt laws: a summary of the Guide to Community Preventive Services systematic reviews
    Ruth A Shults
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, Mailstop K 63, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Safety Res 35:189-96. 2004
    ..The reviews were previously published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of mass media campaigns for reducing drinking and driving and alcohol-involved crashes: a systematic review
    Randy W Elder
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:57-65. 2004
    ..According to Community Guide rules of evidence, there is strong evidence that, under these conditions, mass media campaigns are effective in reducing AID and alcohol-related crashes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Years of potential life lost from unintentional child and adolescent injuries--United States, 2000-2009
    Nagesh N Borse
    Formerly with Center for Global Health, CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Safety Res 45:127-31. 2013
    ..Quantifying years of potential life lost (YPLL) highlights childhood causes of mortality and provides a simple method to identify important causes of premature death...
  13. ncbi request reprint Publicized sobriety checkpoint programs: a community guide systematic review
    Gwen Bergen
    Home, Recreation, and Transportation Branch, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:529-39. 2014
    ..The economic costs and benefits of the intervention were also assessed...
  14. doi request reprint From modest beginnings to a winnable battle: road safety efforts at CDC's Injury Center
    Ann M Dellinger
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Safety Res 43:279-82. 2012
    ....
  15. doi request reprint History of Injury and Violence as public health problems and emergence of the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control at CDC
    David A Sleet
    National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, Georgia 30341, United States
    J Safety Res 43:233-47. 2012
    ..This article traces the history of injury and violence prevention as a public health priority-- including the evolution and current structure of the CDC's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control...
  16. doi request reprint An older adult falls research agenda from a public health perspective
    Judy A Stevens
    National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop F 62, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 26:767-79. 2010
    ..These broad topics provide a framework for research that can guide future advances in older adult fall prevention...
  17. 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
    ....
  18. doi request reprint A review of unintentional injuries in adolescents
    David A Sleet
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 31:195-212 4 p following 212. 2010
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Primary enforcement seat belt laws are effective even in the face of rising belt use rates
    Ruth A Shults
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS K 63, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:491-3. 2004
    ..Baseline belt use rates in these states ranged from 47 to 73%. Primary safety belt laws can further increase seat belt use even in states with relatively high baseline levels of belt use...
  20. ncbi request reprint Health promotion policy and politics: lessons from childhood injury prevention
    David A Sleet
    Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:103-8. 2003
    ..One important role of health promotion is to tackle not only how health promotion policies and politics can improve child health, but also how to educate legislators and policy makers in the process...
  21. ncbi request reprint From discovery to delivery: injury prevention at CDC
    David A Sleet
    CDC, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Division of Unintentional Injury Prevention, DHHS, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:98-102. 2003
    ..The CDC Injury Research Agenda and the Guide to Community Prevention Services are featured as examples of the interdependence between practice and research...
  22. pmc Mayhew Derryberry: pioneer of health education
    John P Allegrante
    Teachers College and the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, and the National Center for Health Education, New York, NY
    Am J Public Health 94:370-1. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Health promotion research approaches to the prevention of injuries and violence
    Karen D Liller
    Department of Community and Family Health, University of South Florida College of Public Health, 13201 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:S3-5. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-impaired driving among U.S. adults, 1993-2002
    Kyran P Quinlan
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:346-50. 2005
    ..Motor vehicle-related injury is the leading cause of death in the United States for people aged 1 to 34 years. In 2002, 17,419 (41%) of 42,815 traffic deaths were alcohol related...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of designated driver programs for reducing alcohol-impaired driving: a systematic review
    Susan M Ditter
    University of Virginia Department of Psychiatric Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:280-7. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint Introduction: the global challenge of road traffic injuries: can we achieve equity in safety?
    Vinand M Nantulya
    Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Inj Control Saf Promot 10:3-7. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Road safety is no accident
    David A Sleet
    J Safety Res 35:173-4. 2004