Eduard Zaloshnja

Summary

Affiliation: Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Crash costs by body part injured, fracture involvement, and threat-to-life severity. United States, 2000
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:415-27. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Impact of youth injuries on the uninsured farm family's economic viability
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Center for Public Health Improvement and Innovation, Calverton, MD 20705 3111, USA
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 19:109-13. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Incidence and cost of injury among youth in agricultural settings, United States, 2001-2006
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Beltsville, MD 20705 3111, USA
    Pediatrics 129:728-34. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Reducing injuries among Native Americans: five cost-outcome analyses
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 35:631-9. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Costs of large truck-involved crashes in the United States
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:801-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The costs of unintentional home injuries
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:88-94. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Employer costs of alcohol-involved injuries
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland 20705, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:136-42. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Crash costs in the United States by crash geometry
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, Maryland, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 38:644-51. 2006
  9. doi request reprint The impact of poison control centers on poisoning-related visits to EDs--United States, 2003
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:310-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Substance-use problems: are uninsured workers at greater risk?
    Geetha M Waehrer
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11720 Beltsville Drive, Suite 900, Calverton, Maryland 20705 3111, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:915-23. 2008

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Crash costs by body part injured, fracture involvement, and threat-to-life severity. United States, 2000
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:415-27. 2004
    ..This long-standing practice results in inaccurate cost-benefit analyses that typically overestimate benefits. This problem is more acute when old published costs adjusted for inflation are used rather than the recent costs...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of youth injuries on the uninsured farm family's economic viability
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Center for Public Health Improvement and Innovation, Calverton, MD 20705 3111, USA
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 19:109-13. 2012
    ..Prevention of child agricultural injuries would significantly improve the financial situation for farm families that lack health insurance...
  3. doi request reprint Incidence and cost of injury among youth in agricultural settings, United States, 2001-2006
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Beltsville, MD 20705 3111, USA
    Pediatrics 129:728-34. 2012
    ..Estimate the annual US incidence and cost of fatal and nonfatal youth injury in agricultural settings...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reducing injuries among Native Americans: five cost-outcome analyses
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 35:631-9. 2003
    ..All projects yielded positive benefit-cost ratios. The net cost per quality adjusted life years was less than zero (i.e. the monetary savings exceeded project costs) for all but one of the projects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Costs of large truck-involved crashes in the United States
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:801-8. 2004
    ..Multiple combination trucks had the highest cost per crash (US$ 88,483). The crash costs per 1000 truck miles however, were US$ 157 for single unit trucks, US$ 131 for single combination trucks, and US$ 63 for multiple combinations...
  6. ncbi request reprint The costs of unintentional home injuries
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:88-94. 2005
    ..Unintentional home injuries impose significant, but little reported, costs to society. The most tangible are medical and indirect costs. A less-tangible cost is the value of lost quality of life due to impairment or death...
  7. ncbi request reprint Employer costs of alcohol-involved injuries
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland 20705, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:136-42. 2007
    ..This study estimates the annual cost of alcohol-related injuries to employers in 1998-2000...
  8. ncbi request reprint Crash costs in the United States by crash geometry
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, Maryland, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 38:644-51. 2006
    ..MAIN OBJECTIVES: This study was conducted to estimate the costs per crash for three police-coded crash severity groupings within 16 selected crash geometry types and within two speed limit categories (<or=45 and >or=50 mph)...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of poison control centers on poisoning-related visits to EDs--United States, 2003
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    Am J Emerg Med 26:310-5. 2008
    ..This study analyzes the association between center usage rates and the rates of nonadmitted visits to emergency departments (EDs) for poisoning...
  10. ncbi request reprint Substance-use problems: are uninsured workers at greater risk?
    Geetha M Waehrer
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11720 Beltsville Drive, Suite 900, Calverton, Maryland 20705 3111, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:915-23. 2008
    ..This study examined how problem drinking and drug use and their related treatment received by workers varied by health insurance coverage and employment characteristics...
  11. doi request reprint How often do catastrophic injury victims become Medicaid recipients?
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation Beltsville, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Med Care 50:513-9. 2012
    ..Medicaid then covers all of their medical care costs. No estimates for Medicaid conversions due to injury exist in the literature...
  12. pmc Cost of crashes related to road conditions, United States, 2006
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 53:141-53. 2009
    ..Road conditions are largely controllable. Road maintenance and upgrading can prevent crashes and reduce injury severity...
  13. doi request reprint Incidence and cost of nonfatal farm youth injury, United States, 2001-2006
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, USA
    J Agromedicine 16:6-18. 2011
    ..Around 9.3% of the cost was medical costs, 37.2% work and household productivity loss, and 53.5% quality of life loss...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and benefit-cost of peer-based workplace substance abuse prevention coupled with random testing
    Ted R Miller
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 125 Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 39:565-73. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that peer-based programs buttressed by random testing can be cost-effective in the workplace...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of child safety seats vs safety belts for children aged 2 to 3 years
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:65-8. 2007
    ..To compare the effectiveness of child safety seats and lap-shoulder belts in rear passenger vehicle seats for 2- to 3-year-old crash survivors...
  16. pmc Comprehensive and human capital crash costs by maximum police-reported injury severity within selected crash types
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 48:251-63. 2004
    ..69 and $1.16 million per crash, respectively). The annual cost of police-reported run-off-road collisions, which include both rollovers and object impacts, represented 34% of total costs...
  17. pmc The impact of tobacco control policies in Albania
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Suite 900, Beltsville, MD 20705, USA
    Tob Control 19:463-8. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of a tobacco control law adopted in Albania in 2007 and to estimate the share of illicit cigarettes on the market...
  18. ncbi request reprint The impact of occupational injury reduction on the U.S. economy
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland 20705, USA
    Am J Ind Med 49:719-27. 2006
    ..This study is a first attempt to measure the impact of occupational injury reduction on national economic output, gross domestic product, national income, and employment by using an input-output model of the U.S. economy...
  19. pmc Pedestrian and pedalcyclist injury costs in the United States by age and injury severity
    Ted R Miller
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 48:265-84. 2004
    ..Separate lower limb testing is needed for younger children. Testing for torso/vertebral column injury of adults also seems desirable...
  20. ncbi request reprint Are booster seats needed: comparing occupant outcomes ages 4-7 versus 8-13
    Ted Miller
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 46:249-59. 2002
    ..If anything, they may fare better...
  21. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of poison control centers on rural hospitalization rates for poisoning
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Dr, Suite 125, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    Pediatrics 118:2094-100. 2006
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that underutilization of poison control centers is associated with increased rates of hospitalizations attributable to poisonings in rural areas...
  22. ncbi request reprint The employer costs of motor vehicle crashes
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20705 3102, USA
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 13:145-50. 2006
    ..Traffic safety programmes can reduce the fringe benefit bill without reducing the benefits offered to employees. Eliminating alcohol-impaired and unrestrained driving would save employers $15.2 billion annually...
  23. ncbi request reprint The role of tobacco control policies in reducing smoking and deaths caused by smoking in an Eastern European nation: results from the Albania SimSmoke simulation model
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11720 Beltsville Dr, Suite 900, Calverton, Maryland, 20705, USA 20705
    Cent Eur J Public Health 16:189-98. 2008
    ..The effectiveness of future tobacco control policy will require proper surveillance and evaluation schemes for Albania...
  24. doi request reprint Prevalence of long-term disability from traumatic brain injury in the civilian population of the United States, 2005
    Eduard Zaloshnja
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 23:394-400. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence of long-term disability associated with traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the civilian population of the United States...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cost-outcome analysis of booster seats for auto occupants aged 4 to 7 years
    Ted R Miller
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 11710 Beltsville Dr, Suite 125, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1994-8. 2006
    ..Booster seats reduce crash-related injury. Their use is mandatory for vehicle occupants aged 4 to 7 years in most of the United States. This study estimates the injury cost savings attributable to booster seat use...
  26. doi request reprint Incidence of long-term disability following traumatic brain injury hospitalization, United States, 2003
    Anbesaw W Selassie
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 23:123-31. 2008
    ..The regression coefficients were applied to the 2003 Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project-Nationwide Inpatient Sample data to estimate the incidence of long-term disability following traumatic brain injury hospitalization...