G S Smith

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fatal nontraffic injuries involving alcohol: A metaanalysis
    G S Smith
    Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 33:659-68. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization due to injuries in the military. Evaluation of current data and recommendations on their use for injury prevention
    G S Smith
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health Smith, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:41-53. 2000
  3. 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
  4. ncbi request reprint Sports and physical training injury hospitalizations in the army
    T D Lauder
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Lauder, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:118-28. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Interventions for the primary prevention of work-related carpal tunnel syndrome
    A E Lincoln
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, The John s Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:37-50. 2000
  6. pmc The natural history and risk factors of musculoskeletal conditions resulting in disability among US Army personnel
    Andrew E Lincoln
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Work 18:99-113. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Drinking and recreational boating fatalities: a population-based case-control study
    G S Smith
    Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, MD
    JAMA 286:2974-80. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk of psychoactive substance dependence among substance users in a trauma inpatient population
    Silvia S Martins
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:71-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Occupational disability after hospitalization for the treatment of an injury of the anterior cruciate ligament
    Warren R Dunn
    Department of Orthpaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1656-66. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The physician's role in injury prevention: beyond the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force report
    G S Smith
    Johns Hopkins Injury Prevention Center, Baltimore, MD 21205
    J Gen Intern Med 5:S67-73. 1990

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Fatal nontraffic injuries involving alcohol: A metaanalysis
    G S Smith
    Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 33:659-68. 1999
    ..This study synthesizes US medical examiner studies of nontraffic fatalities for the purpose of estimating alcohol involvement by injury mechanism and intent...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization due to injuries in the military. Evaluation of current data and recommendations on their use for injury prevention
    G S Smith
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health Smith, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:41-53. 2000
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  3. 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...
  4. ncbi request reprint Sports and physical training injury hospitalizations in the army
    T D Lauder
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Lauder, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:118-28. 2000
    ..Although athletic injuries are not often investigated in military populations, the Armed Forces database provides a unique opportunity to investigate sports injuries...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interventions for the primary prevention of work-related carpal tunnel syndrome
    A E Lincoln
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, The John s Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:37-50. 2000
    ..To evaluate interventions for the primary prevention of work-related carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)...
  6. pmc The natural history and risk factors of musculoskeletal conditions resulting in disability among US Army personnel
    Andrew E Lincoln
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Work 18:99-113. 2002
    ..Modifiable risk factors related to work (job satisfaction, work stress, physical demands, occupation) and health behaviors (smoking) suggest possible targets for intervention...
  7. ncbi request reprint Drinking and recreational boating fatalities: a population-based case-control study
    G S Smith
    Johns Hopkins Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, MD
    JAMA 286:2974-80. 2001
    ..Alcohol is increasingly recognized as a factor in many boating fatalities, but the association between alcohol consumption and mortality among boaters has not been well quantified...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk of psychoactive substance dependence among substance users in a trauma inpatient population
    Silvia S Martins
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:71-7. 2007
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  9. ncbi request reprint Occupational disability after hospitalization for the treatment of an injury of the anterior cruciate ligament
    Warren R Dunn
    Department of Orthpaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1656-66. 2003
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine the risk factors for occupational disability after an injury of the anterior cruciate ligament...
  10. ncbi request reprint The physician's role in injury prevention: beyond the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force report
    G S Smith
    Johns Hopkins Injury Prevention Center, Baltimore, MD 21205
    J Gen Intern Med 5:S67-73. 1990
    ..These are: treatment, education, screening, hazard identification, research, advocacy, and policy making. Using all of these approaches, physicians can play a truly effective role in reducing the burden of injuries for their patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Blood alcohol content (BAC)-negative victims in alcohol-involved injury incidents
    David T Levy
    University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 20878, USA
    Addiction 97:909-14. 2002
    ..To understand better how often BAC-negative victims suffer fatal and non-fatal alcohol-involved injuries...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic characteristics associated with substance use status in a trauma inpatient population
    Silvia S Martins
    Department of Mental Health, John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:53-62. 2007
    ..1%) were also more likely male, unmarried, and older. These findings highlight the need for screening for substance use disorders in trauma settings and referral of patients to substance abuse treatment programs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Occupational injuries among emergency medical services personnel
    Brian J Maguire
    The Department of Emergency Health Services, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland 21250, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 9:405-11. 2005
    ..Emergency medical services (EMS) personnel treat 22 million patients a year in the United States, yet little is known of their injury risks...
  14. doi request reprint School suspensions, injury-prone behaviors, and injury history
    Gabriel E Ryb
    National Study Center for Trauma and EMS, University of Maryland Medical School, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Trauma 65:1106-11; discussion 1111-3. 2008
    ..To investigate the association of history of school suspension (HSS) to risky behaviors and injury history...
  15. ncbi request reprint Alcohol's contribution to fatal injuries: a report on public perceptions
    Deborah C Girasek
    Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 39:622-30. 2002
    ..Public opinions of selected alcohol control policies were also assessed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two sources of U.S. Air Force injury mortality data
    G Bruce Copley
    Air Force Safety Center, Research, and Epidemiology Branch, 9700 G Avenue SE, Building 24499, Kirtland Air Force Base, NM 87117 5670, USA
    Mil Med 168:792-6. 2003
    ..The study concludes that casualty information compares poorly with that of the registry. Air Force Mortality Registry data should be used instead of casualty data for epidemiological research...
  17. ncbi request reprint Occupational fatalities in emergency medical services: a hidden crisis
    Brian J Maguire
    Department of Emergency Health Services, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, MD 21250, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:625-32. 2002
    ..We estimate the occupational fatality rate among emergency medical services (EMS) personnel in the United States...
  18. ncbi request reprint Using process control concepts to model conditions required for sudden-onset occupational injuries
    W Monroe Keyserling
    Center for Ergonomics, Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 4:467-75. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in injury: critical issues in design and analysis
    Catherine Cubbin
    Stanford Center for Research in Disease Prevention, Stanford University School of Medicine, 1000 Welch Road, Palo Alto, California 94304 1825, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 23:349-75. 2002
    ..We offer potential explanatory mechanisms for the relationship between SES and injuries and make recommendations for future research in this area...
  20. ncbi request reprint Safety climate and self-reported injury: assessing the mediating role of employee safety control
    Yueng Hsiang Huang
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 38:425-33. 2006
    ..These findings highlight the importance of incorporating organizational factors and workers' characteristics in efforts to improve organizational safety performance...
  21. ncbi request reprint The relationship between safety climate and injury rates across industries: the need to adjust for injury hazards
    Gordon S Smith
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 38:556-62. 2006
    ..Industry differences in hazard, conceptualized as one type of injury risk, however need to be considered when testing the association between safety climate and injury across different industries...
  22. ncbi request reprint A population-based case-crossover and case-control study of alcohol and the risk of injury
    Daniel C Vinson
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, M231 Health Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri 65212, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:358-66. 2003
    ..This study investigated the relationship between alcohol and the risk of acute injury, examining both short-term (drinking over a few hours) and long-term exposures (past-month hazardous drinking and current alcohol use disorders)...
  23. pmc Injuries at work in the US adult population: contributions to the total injury burden
    Gordon S Smith
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA gordon
    Am J Public Health 95:1213-9. 2005
    ..We estimated the contribution of nonfatal work-related injuries on the injury burden among working-age adults (aged 18-64 years) in the United States...
  24. ncbi request reprint Worker substance use, workplace problems and the risk of occupational injury: a matched case-control study
    Rebecca S Spicer
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:570-8. 2003
    ..This study examines the tendency toward problem behavior as an explanation for the relationship between problem substance use and occupational injury...
  25. ncbi request reprint The use of sentinel injury deaths to evaluate the quality of multiple source reporting for occupational injuries
    Gordon S Smith
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:219-27. 2005
    ..This study sought to develop an efficient method for evaluating the validity and completeness of routinely available sources of occupational injury fatality data...
  26. ncbi request reprint Unmet substance abuse treatment need, health services utilization, and cost: a population-based emergency department study
    Ian R H Rockett
    Department of Community Medicine, Center for Rural Emergency Medicine, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, WV 26506 9190, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 45:118-27. 2005
    ..There is a high prevalence of unmet substance abuse treatment need among adult hospital emergency department (ED) patients. We examine the association between this unmet need and excess utilization of health services and estimate costs...
  27. ncbi request reprint Computerized coding of injury narrative data from the National Health Interview Survey
    Helen M Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, 71 Frankland Road, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:165-71. 2004
    ..To investigate the accuracy of a computerized method for classifying injury narratives into external-cause-of-injury and poisoning (E-code) categories...
  28. pmc Does occupation explain gender and other differences in work-related eye injury hospitalization rates?
    Gordon S Smith
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 47:640-8. 2005
    ..We sought to determine whether demographic differences in eye injury rates persist after adjusting for occupational exposure...