Helen Wellman

Summary

Affiliation: Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The direct cost burden of 13years of disabling workplace injuries in the U.S. (1998-2010): Findings from the Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety Index
    Helen R Marucci-Wellman
    Center for Injury Epidemiology, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA, USA Electronic address
    J Safety Res 55:53-62. 2015
  2. doi request reprint A practical tool for public health surveillance: Semi-automated coding of short injury narratives from large administrative databases using Naïve Bayes algorithms
    Helen R Marucci-Wellman
    Center for Injury Epidemiology, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA, USA Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 84:165-76. 2015
  3. doi request reprint The utility of injury narratives for prioritising future prevention activities in small and medium enterprises in rural Vietnam
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA, USA
    Inj Prev 19:92-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The burden of occupational injury: a 1-year prospective study in Xuan Tien Commune, Viet Nam
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:205-16. 2012
  5. pmc Occupational injuries in a commune in rural Vietnam transitioning from agriculture to new industries
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Center for Injury Epidemiology, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:854-60. 2011
  6. doi request reprint A combined Fuzzy and Naive Bayesian strategy can be used to assign event codes to injury narratives
    H Marucci-Wellman
    Center for Injury Epidemiology, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, 71 Frankland Road, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748, USA
    Inj Prev 17:407-14. 2011
  7. doi request reprint The work-related burden of injury in a rapidly industrialising commune in Viet Nam
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, 71 Frankland Road, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748, USA
    Occup Environ Med 67:244-50. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint A survey of work-related injury in a rapidly industrializing commune in Vietnam
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, 71 Frankland Road, Hopkinton, MA, 01748, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 15:1-8. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Work-related carpal tunnel syndrome (WR-CTS) in Massachusetts, 1992-1997: source of WR-CTS, outcomes, and employer intervention practices
    Helen Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Ind Med 45:139-52. 2004
  10. 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

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint The direct cost burden of 13years of disabling workplace injuries in the U.S. (1998-2010): Findings from the Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety Index
    Helen R Marucci-Wellman
    Center for Injury Epidemiology, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA, USA Electronic address
    J Safety Res 55:53-62. 2015
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  2. doi request reprint A practical tool for public health surveillance: Semi-automated coding of short injury narratives from large administrative databases using Naïve Bayes algorithms
    Helen R Marucci-Wellman
    Center for Injury Epidemiology, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA, USA Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 84:165-76. 2015
    ..The Naïve Bayes algorithms were able to identify and accurately machine code most narratives leaving only 32% (4853) for manual review. This strategy substantially reduces the need for resources compared with manual review alone. ..
  3. doi request reprint The utility of injury narratives for prioritising future prevention activities in small and medium enterprises in rural Vietnam
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA, USA
    Inj Prev 19:92-9. 2013
    ..The authors' objective was to demonstrate the utility of detailed injury narratives, derived from a household survey, in providing information on the determinants of work-related injuries to inform potential intervention targets...
  4. doi request reprint The burden of occupational injury: a 1-year prospective study in Xuan Tien Commune, Viet Nam
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:205-16. 2012
    ..Developing nations carry a substantial portion of the global burden of injury, but without reliable injury surveillance, there is no way to characterize or prioritize the causes of work-related injury for prevention...
  5. pmc Occupational injuries in a commune in rural Vietnam transitioning from agriculture to new industries
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Center for Injury Epidemiology, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, MA 01748, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:854-60. 2011
    ..We explored the impact on work-related injuries of workers splitting time between industry and agriculture, a common situation in developing countries...
  6. doi request reprint A combined Fuzzy and Naive Bayesian strategy can be used to assign event codes to injury narratives
    H Marucci-Wellman
    Center for Injury Epidemiology, Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, 71 Frankland Road, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748, USA
    Inj Prev 17:407-14. 2011
    ..This study examined a combined approach where two Bayesian models (Fuzzy and Naïve) were used to either classify a narrative or select it for manual review...
  7. doi request reprint The work-related burden of injury in a rapidly industrialising commune in Viet Nam
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, 71 Frankland Road, Hopkinton, Massachusetts 01748, USA
    Occup Environ Med 67:244-50. 2010
    ..Health and injury surveillance data of the highest achievable quality are needed in order to appropriately allocate scarce resources at the local and national levels...
  8. ncbi request reprint A survey of work-related injury in a rapidly industrializing commune in Vietnam
    Helen Marucci-Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, 71 Frankland Road, Hopkinton, MA, 01748, USA
    Int J Occup Environ Health 15:1-8. 2009
    ..High injury rates represent a substantial economic and social burden on a rapidly industrializing country and underscore the importance of injury prevention guided by surveillance data...
  9. ncbi request reprint Work-related carpal tunnel syndrome (WR-CTS) in Massachusetts, 1992-1997: source of WR-CTS, outcomes, and employer intervention practices
    Helen Wellman
    Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety, Hopkinton, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Ind Med 45:139-52. 2004
    ....
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. ncbi request reprint Task-based estimation of mechanical job exposure in occupational groups
    Svend Erik Mathiassen
    Centre for Musculoskeletal Research, University of Gavle, Umea, Sweden
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:138-51. 2005
    ....