Guohua Li

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood characteristics and emergency department utilization
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:853-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of alcohol-related fatal general aviation crashes
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument Street, Suite 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:143-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Secular trends of motor vehicle mortality in the United States, 1910-1994
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 33:423-32. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Geographic patterns of pilot fatality rates in commuter and air taxi crashes
    Jurek G Grabowski
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:1014-20. 2002
  5. pmc Alcohol violations and aviation accidents: findings from the U.S. mandatory alcohol testing program
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5801 Smith Avenue, Davis Building, Suite 3220, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:510-3. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Emergency department utilization in the United States and Ontario, Canada
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:582-4. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Crash risk in general aviation
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    JAMA 297:1596-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Human factors in aviation crashes involving older pilots
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:134-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Driving-while-intoxicated history as a risk marker for general aviation pilots
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument Street, Suite 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:179-84. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with pilot error in aviation crashes
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 72:52-8. 2001

Research Grants

  1. PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETY
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood characteristics and emergency department utilization
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 10:853-9. 2003
    ..This study assessed the relations between neighborhood demographic and socioeconomic characteristics and emergency department (ED) utilization...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of alcohol-related fatal general aviation crashes
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument Street, Suite 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:143-8. 2005
    ..The effects of alcohol on piloting performance have been studied extensively. Information describing alcohol-related aviation crashes, however, is scant...
  3. ncbi request reprint Secular trends of motor vehicle mortality in the United States, 1910-1994
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 33:423-32. 2001
    ..The complex age, period, and cohort patterns of motor vehicle mortality are likely to have been shaped by changes in traffic patterns and driver behavior, and by improvements in safety design and emergency medical service systems...
  4. ncbi request reprint Geographic patterns of pilot fatality rates in commuter and air taxi crashes
    Jurek G Grabowski
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:1014-20. 2002
    ..Geographic information systems are widely used in studies of diseases. However, their value for aviation safety research has not been adequately explored...
  5. pmc Alcohol violations and aviation accidents: findings from the U.S. mandatory alcohol testing program
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5801 Smith Avenue, Davis Building, Suite 3220, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:510-3. 2007
    ..S. aviation industry since 1995. This study documents the prevalence of alcohol violations and the association between alcohol violations and aviation accidents among aviation employees with safety-sensitive functions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Emergency department utilization in the United States and Ontario, Canada
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:582-4. 2007
    ..This study aimed to compare ED visit rates in the United States and Ontario, Canada, according to demographic and clinical characteristics...
  7. ncbi request reprint Crash risk in general aviation
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    JAMA 297:1596-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Human factors in aviation crashes involving older pilots
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:134-8. 2002
    ..Experimental studies using flight simulators indicate that due to decreased working memory capacity, older pilots are outperformed by their younger counterparts in communication tasks and flight summary scores...
  9. ncbi request reprint Driving-while-intoxicated history as a risk marker for general aviation pilots
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument Street, Suite 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:179-84. 2005
    ..The results of this study support DWI history as a valid risk marker for general aviation pilots. The safety benefit of background checking for DWI history needs to be further evaluated...
  10. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with pilot error in aviation crashes
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 72:52-8. 2001
    ..The importance of pilot error in aviation crashes has long been recognized. However, understanding and preventing pilot error remains the foremost challenge in aviation safety...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of alcohol as a risk factor for bicycling injury
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 E Monument St, Suite 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    JAMA 285:893-6. 2001
    ..Bicycling is one of the leading causes of recreational injuries. Elevated blood alcohol concentrations (BACs) are found in about one third of fatally injured bicyclists aged 15 years or older...
  12. ncbi request reprint Age, flight experience, and risk of crash involvement in a cohort of professional pilots
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:874-80. 2003
    ..The lack of an association between pilot age and crash risk may reflect a strong "healthy worker effect" stemming from the rigorous medical standards and periodic physical examinations required for professional pilots...
  13. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of alcohol-related emergency department visits
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 2080, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 5:788-95. 1998
    ..To examine the population and geographic patterns, patient characteristics, and clinical presentations and outcomes of alcohol-related ED visits at a national level...
  14. ncbi request reprint Fragility versus excessive crash involvement as determinants of high death rates per vehicle-mile of travel among older drivers
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument Street, Suite 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 35:227-35. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that measures to improve the protection of older vehicle occupants in crashes should be vigorously pursued...
  15. pmc Alcohol and other psychoactive drugs in trauma patients aged 10-14 years
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 2080, USA
    Inj Prev 5:94-7. 1999
    ..To examine the prevalence of alcohol and/or other psychoactive drugs, such as marijuana and cocaine (AODs), involved in preteen trauma patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use in relation to driving records among injured bicyclists
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 2080, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 32:583-7. 2000
    ..01) and to have DWI/DUI convictions (30% vs 3%, P < 0.01). Despite the modest sample size, this study provides compelling evidence of the pervasive nature of risky drinking between bicycling and driving activities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pilot error in air carrier accidents: does age matter?
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 77:737-41. 2006
    ..This study aimed to examine age-related differences in the prevalence and patterns of pilot error in air carrier accidents...
  18. doi request reprint Creation of surge capacity by early discharge of hospitalized patients at low risk for untoward events
    Gabor D Kelen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 3:S10-6. 2009
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the potential for creation of inpatient bed surge capacity from the early discharge (reverse triage) of hospital inpatients at low risk of untoward events for up to 96 hours...
  19. doi request reprint Factors associated with injury severity in Oklahoma City bombing survivors
    Mary T Glenshaw
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 66:508-15. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to identify personal and environmental risk factors for injury severity in the Oklahoma City bombing, on April 19, 1995...
  20. ncbi request reprint Mortality risk in a birth cohort of commuter air carrier and air taxi pilots
    Yandong Qiang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 45:1297-302. 2003
    ..15-0.22), but considerably higher mortality from aviation crashes (SMR, 128.88; 95% CI = 6.35-2624.36). The results indicate that the current medical certification system is effective in maintaining a healthy pilot workforce...
  21. pmc Pilot error in air carrier mishaps: longitudinal trends among 558 reports, 1983-2002
    Susan P Baker
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:2-6. 2008
    ..This study aims to identify longitudinal trends in the prevalence and patterns of pilot error and other factors in U.S. air carrier mishaps...
  22. ncbi request reprint Drinking history and risk of fatal injury: comparison among specific injury causes
    Li Hui Chen
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:245-51. 2005
    ..04; 95% CI=1.64, 9.93) than for males (OR=1.45; 95% CI=1.20, 1.74). The authors conclude that drinking history is associated with a significantly increased risk of all types of fatal injury...
  23. ncbi request reprint Likelihood of reroute during ambulance diversion periods in central Maryland
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 11:408-15. 2007
    ..To determine the proportion of patients rerouted during ambulance diversion periods and factors associated with reroute...
  24. ncbi request reprint Age-related vision problems in commuter and air taxi pilots: a study of 3019 pilots, 1987-1997
    George W Rebok
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 1901, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:706-11. 2007
    ..This paper examines the incidence of age-related vision problems in a birth cohort of commuter air carrier and air taxi pilots...
  25. pmc Hearing deficit in a birth cohort of U.S. male commuter air carrier and air taxi pilots
    Yandong Qiang
    Department of International Health, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 79:1051-5. 2008
    ..Long-term exposure to multiple risk factors in aviation may place pilots at excess risk of developing hearing deficits. We examined the incidence and risk factors for hearing deficit in a birth cohort of male commuter and air taxi pilots...
  26. pmc Pilot age and error in air taxi crashes
    George W Rebok
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 1901, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:647-51. 2009
    ..The correlation between pilot characteristics and error is less clear. This study aims to examine whether pilot age is associated with the prevalence and patterns of pilot error in air taxi crashes...
  27. doi request reprint Alcohol in fatal crashes involving Mexican and Canadian drivers in the USA
    Susan P Baker
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Inj Prev 17:304-8. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence of alcohol involvement and impairment in fatal crashes in the USA involving Mexican and Canadian drivers...
  28. ncbi request reprint Exploratory spatial analysis of pilot fatality rates in general aviation crashes using geographic information systems
    Jurek G Grabowski
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:398-405. 2002
    ..This study demonstrates that geographic information systems are a valuable tool for injury prevention and aviation safety research...
  29. pmc Crash rates of scheduled commuter and air carrier flights before and after a regulatory change
    Susan P Baker
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:381-5. 2009
    ..Published crash rates obscured changes related to aircraft size. This research was undertaken to determine whether the rule change affected crash rates of aircraft with 10-30 passenger seats...
  30. pmc Drinking histories of fatally injured drivers
    S P Baker
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Inj Prev 8:221-6. 2002
    ..10+ g/dl. There is a question about whether these drivers primarily are problem drinkers who chronically drink and drive-the so-called hard core drinking drivers...
  31. ncbi request reprint Mortality in epilepsy: driving fatalities vs other causes of death in patients with epilepsy
    Soham G Sheth
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neurology 63:1002-7. 2004
    ..They compared individual risks for fatal crashes due to seizures and other causes of mortality in patients with epilepsy...
  32. pmc Aviation-related injury morbidity and mortality: data from U.S. health information systems
    Susan P Baker
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:1001-5. 2009
    ..Objectives of this study were to explore the patterns of aviation-related injuries admitted to U.S. hospitals and relate them to aviation deaths in the same period...
  33. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and cardiovascular disease in a birth cohort of commuter air carrier and air taxi pilots
    Yandong Qiang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:247-52. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of body mass index (BMI) with cardiovascular disease in commercial pilots...
  34. ncbi request reprint Pilot age and geographic region of commuter and air taxi crashes: a case-control study
    George W Rebok
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 82:111-5. 2011
    ..Previous studies of major airline and general aviation crashes have identified a host of risk factors. We examined risk factors related to crashes involving commuter air carrier and air taxi flights...
  35. ncbi request reprint Patients who leave without being seen: their characteristics and history of emergency department use
    Ru Ding
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 48:686-93. 2006
    ..We identify patient characteristics associated with uncompleted visits to the emergency department (ED)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Ground crew injuries and fatalities in U.S. commercial aviation, 1983-2004
    Jurek G Grabowski
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:1007-11. 2005
    ..The objective of this paper was to examine airport ground crew injuries and fatalities involving aircraft of commuter air carriers and major airlines...
  37. ncbi request reprint Suicide by aircraft: a comparative analysis
    Corey B Bills
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, 1830 E Monument St, Ste 6 100, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:715-9. 2005
    ..Suicide is the 11 th leading cause of death in the United States. The objective of this study is to document the characteristics of aviation-related suicides and suicide attempts...
  38. pmc Validity of police-reported alcohol involvement in fatal motor carrier crashes in the United States between 1982 and 2005
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21209, USA
    J Safety Res 40:227-32. 2009
    ..To examine the validity of police-reported alcohol data for drivers involved in fatal motor carrier crashes...
  39. ncbi request reprint Self-rated changes in cognition and piloting skills: a comparison of younger and older airline pilots
    George W Rebok
    Department of Mental Hygiene, The Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:466-71. 2002
    ..The relationship of chronological age to self-rated changes in cognition has been studied extensively. However, the relationship of these changes to age-related changes in piloting skills is not well understood...
  40. ncbi request reprint Helicopter crashes related to oil and gas operations in the Gulf of Mexico
    Susan P Baker
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 82:885-9. 2011
    ..The hazards inherent in flight operations in the Gulf of Mexico prompted investigation of the number and circumstances of crashes related to oil and gas operations in the region...
  41. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic patterns of injuries treated in ambulatory care settings
    Marian E Betz
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:544-51. 2005
    ..We seek to assess the incidences and characteristics of acute injuries treated at EDs and other ambulatory care settings...
  42. ncbi request reprint Injury and illness aboard an Antarctic cruise ship
    Gregory H Bledsoe
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5801 Smith Ave, Davis Building, Suite 3220, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 18:36-40. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the incidence and patterns of injury and illness among passengers aboard a cruise ship in Antarctica...
  43. pmc Pilot alcohol violations reported in U.S. newspapers, 1990-2006
    Chadd K Kraus
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, 5801 Smith Avenue, Davis Building, Suite 3220, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 77:1288-90. 2006
    ..Such incidents often generate widespread news coverage. This study examines the frequency and characteristics of alcohol violation incidents involving airline pilots reported in U.S. newspapers...
  44. doi request reprint FIA Score: a simple risk index for predicting fatality in aviation crashes
    Guohua Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 65:1278-83. 2008
    ..Previous studies have identified a variety of risk factors for occupant fatality in aviation crashes. A simple composite index measuring the risk of fatality in a given crash, however, is lacking...
  45. ncbi request reprint Graduated driver licensing programs and fatal crashes of 16-year-old drivers: a national evaluation
    Li Hui Chen
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore Maryland 21205 1996, USA
    Pediatrics 118:56-62. 2006
    ..The impact of programs with different components is unknown...
  46. ncbi request reprint Age-60 Rule: the end is in sight
    Anna Cornell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The John Hopkins University School of Medicine, 5801 Smith Ave, Davis Bldg, Ste 3220, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:624-6. 2007
    ..In this article, we provide a brief review of the ICAO's amendment to the age limit and discuss the various implications of this new international standard...
  47. ncbi request reprint Barriers to employment among working-aged patients with major burn injury
    J A Fauerbach
    Baltimore Regional Burn Center, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Maryland 21224, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 22:26-34. 2001
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Impact of ambulance diversion policies in urban, suburban, and rural areas of Central Maryland
    J J Scheulen
    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:36-40. 2001
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for seizure-related motor vehicle crashes in patients with epilepsy
    G L Krauss
    Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurology 52:1324-9. 1999
    ..We identified clinical risk factors for seizure-related motor vehicle crashes in patients with epilepsy...
  50. ncbi request reprint The role of alcohol in asthma: a review of clinical and experimental studies
    R Cuddy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 19:501-3. 2001
    ..Emergency physicians should counsel asthmatic patients to avoid alcoholic beverages because they may cause an exacerbation of asthma...
  51. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of general aviation crashes involving mature male and female pilots
    S P Baker
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 72:447-52. 2001
    ..General aviation crashes in the United States were analyzed to identify differences between male and female pilots in the circumstances of their crashes and the types of pilot errors involved...
  52. pmc Epidemiologic approaches to injury and violence
    Susan P Baker
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 34:1-3. 2012
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Inpatient disposition classification for the creation of hospital surge capacity: a multiphase study
    Gabor D Kelen
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Lancet 368:1984-90. 2006
    ..We sought to develop a disposition classification system that categorises inpatients according to suitability for immediate discharge on the basis of risk tolerance for a subsequent consequential medical event...
  54. ncbi request reprint Injury prevention and control
    Marian Betz
    Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency, Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, One Deaconess Road, West Clinical Center 2, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 25:901-14, xi. 2007
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and injury severity: reappraisal of the continuing controversy
    G Li
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 2080, USA
    J Trauma 42:562-9. 1997
    ..Methodologic issues concerning the alcohol-injury severity controversy, including conceptual models and future research needs, are discussed...
  56. pmc Potential benefits of restrictions on the transport of teenage passengers by 16 and 17 year old drivers
    L H Chen
    Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Inj Prev 7:129-34. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to predict the net effects on all types of road users, including vehicle occupants and non-occupants, of possible prohibitions against 16-17 year old drivers carrying passengers...
  57. ncbi request reprint Correlating homicide and suicide
    Corey B Bills
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1830 East Monument Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:837-45. 2005
    ..The primary objective of this study was to examine the correlation between homicide and suicide rates in a large cross-sectional sample of UN member states...
  58. ncbi request reprint Trends in Arkansas motorcycle trauma after helmet law repeal
    Gregory H Bledsoe
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    South Med J 98:436-40. 2005
    ..This study aimed to assess the impact of the 1997 Arkansas helmet law repeal on motorcycle registrations, crash and fatality risks, and alcohol involvement in motorcycle crashes...
  59. doi request reprint Preventing fatalities in building bombings: what can we learn from the Oklahoma City bombing?
    Mary T Glenshaw
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 1:27-31; discussion 31-3. 2007
    ..This study assesses factors associated with fatality risk among individuals exposed to the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing...
  60. pmc Productivity losses from injury in China
    Y Zhou
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Inj Prev 9:124-7. 2003
    ..To examine the productivity losses and costs of injury and disease in China using an improved approach...
  61. ncbi request reprint Crash and violation experience of pilots involved in prior commuter and air taxi crashes: a historical cohort study
    G Li
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins University, School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 66:1131-5. 1995
    ..A retrospective study revealed that pilots' prior crash and violation records are associated with an increased risk of being involved in a commuter aircraft or an air taxi crash...
  62. ncbi request reprint Pilots involved in multiple crashes: "accident proneness" revisited
    S P Baker
    Johns Hopkins University Injury Prevention Center, Baltimore, MD
    Aviat Space Environ Med 66:6-10. 1995
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Carrying passengers as a risk factor for crashes fatal to 16- and 17-year-old drivers
    L H Chen
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
    JAMA 283:1578-82. 2000
    ..Injuries from motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death among teenagers. Carrying passengers has been identified as a possible risk factor for these crashes...
  64. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and eye diseases: a review of epidemiologic studies
    Y Hiratsuka
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 62:397-402. 2001
    ..Epidemiologic evidence for the associations of alcohol consumption with eye diseases was gathered...
  65. ncbi request reprint General aviation crashes involving military personnel as pilots
    L G Gillis
    Division of Occupational and Environmental Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 72:1001-5. 2001
    ..Injuries sustained in off-duty activities are a major cause of mortality and morbidity among military personnel. Reducing these off-duty fatalities is a continuing priority of the military...
  66. pmc Secular trends in adolescent never smoking from 1990 to 1999 in California: an age-period-cohort analysis
    Xinguang Chen
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:2099-104. 2003
    ..We analyzed age, time period, and cohort effects on trends in adolescent cigarette smoking in California from 1990 to 1999...
  67. ncbi request reprint Relative risk of injury and death in ambulances and other emergency vehicles
    L R Becker
    Public Services Research Institute, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11, 710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 35:941-8. 2003
    ..Family members accompanying ambulance patients should ride in the front-seat of the ambulance...
  68. ncbi request reprint Fatal crashes among older drivers: decomposition of rates into contributing factors
    Ann M Dellinger
    National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:234-41. 2002
    ..The decomposition methodology was shown to be a useful method for investigating the potential benefit of crash prevention interventions aimed at different components of the fatal crash involvement rate...
  69. doi request reprint Anesthesia and neurodevelopment in children: time for an answer?
    Lena S Sun
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Anesthesiology 109:757-61. 2008
  70. ncbi request reprint Biological fallacy
    Guohua Li
    Acad Emerg Med 11:119-20; author reply 120. 2004

Research Grants1

  1. PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETY
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results of this project can provide valuable empirical data for understanding the relationship between pilot aging and safety performance and for reassessing the "age-60 rule." ..