Dennis R Durbin

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of seating position and appropriate restraint use on the risk of injury to children in motor vehicle crashes
    Dennis R Durbin
    TraumaLink, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e305-9. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with front row seating of children in motor vehicle crashes
    Dennis R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics and TraumaLink, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Epidemiology 15:345-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Booster seats for children: closing the gap between science and public policy in the United States
    Dennis R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 4:5-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Seat belt use among 13-15 year olds in primary and secondary enforcement law states
    Dennis R Durbin
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 39:524-9. 2007
  5. pmc Optimal restraint reduces the risk of abdominal injury in children involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Michael L Nance
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 239:127-31. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Primary access to vehicles increases risky teen driving behaviors and crashes: national perspective
    J Felipe Garcia-Espana
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1069-75. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury to restrained children from passenger air bags
    Dennis R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 4:58-63. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Child passenger injury risk in motor vehicle crashes: a comparison of nighttime and daytime driving by teenage and adult drivers
    Irene G Chen
    The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 19104, USA
    J Safety Res 37:299-306. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the effectiveness of forward facing child restraint systems
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, 3535 TraumaLink, 10th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:585-9. 2004
  10. pmc Differential risk of injury in child occupants by passenger car classification
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 47:329-41. 2003

Detail Information

Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of seating position and appropriate restraint use on the risk of injury to children in motor vehicle crashes
    Dennis R Durbin
    TraumaLink, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e305-9. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with front row seating of children in motor vehicle crashes
    Dennis R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics and TraumaLink, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Epidemiology 15:345-9. 2004
    ..However, front row seating among these children remains common. To develop future educational and other interventions to decrease front row seating of young children, it is important to examine factors associated with this behavior...
  3. ncbi request reprint Booster seats for children: closing the gap between science and public policy in the United States
    Dennis R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 4:5-8. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Seat belt use among 13-15 year olds in primary and secondary enforcement law states
    Dennis R Durbin
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 39:524-9. 2007
    ..Given the lower rates of restraint use among teen drivers and their passengers, the effect of primary enforcement laws on the restraint use of young teen passengers is of particular interest...
  5. pmc Optimal restraint reduces the risk of abdominal injury in children involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Michael L Nance
    Department of Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 239:127-31. 2004
    ..While optimal restraint has been shown to reduce the risk of injuries overall, its effect on specific types of injuries, in particular abdominal injuries, has not been demonstrated...
  6. ncbi request reprint Primary access to vehicles increases risky teen driving behaviors and crashes: national perspective
    J Felipe Garcia-Espana
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1069-75. 2009
    ..The goal was to explore teen driver vehicle access and its association with risky driving behaviors and crashes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury to restrained children from passenger air bags
    Dennis R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 4:58-63. 2003
    ..3; 95% CI, 2.1-13.4). Exposure to PABs increased the risk of both minor injuries, including facial and chest abrasions, and more serious injuries, particularly upper extremity fractures...
  8. ncbi request reprint Child passenger injury risk in motor vehicle crashes: a comparison of nighttime and daytime driving by teenage and adult drivers
    Irene G Chen
    The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine 19104, USA
    J Safety Res 37:299-306. 2006
    ..To examine the association between child passenger injury risk, restraint use, and crash time (day vs. night) for children in crashes of vehicles driven by teenage versus adult drivers...
  9. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of the effectiveness of forward facing child restraint systems
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, 3535 TraumaLink, 10th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:585-9. 2004
    ..These results provide those educating parents and caregivers population-based data on the importance of child restraint use...
  10. pmc Differential risk of injury in child occupants by passenger car classification
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 47:329-41. 2003
    ..Luxury and Sports vs. Small cars, despite similar average vehicle weights in both comparisons. Parents who are purchasing passenger cars should strongly consider the size of the vehicle and its crashworthiness...
  11. ncbi request reprint Belt-positioning booster seats and reduction in risk of injury among children in vehicle crashes
    Dennis R Durbin
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    JAMA 289:2835-40. 2003
    ..Lack of booster seat effectiveness data may be a barrier to passage of stronger child restraint laws...
  12. ncbi request reprint Incidence and clinical significance of abdominal wall bruising in restrained children involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Nicolas Lutz
    Department of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:972-5. 2004
    ..Children involved in motor vehicle crashes (MVC) can sustain bruising of the abdominal wall associated with seat belt restraint. The incidence of bruising and its relationship with significant intraabdominal injuries are not known...
  13. ncbi request reprint Injury risk to restrained children exposed to deployed first- and second-generation air bags in frontal crashes
    Kristy B Arbogast
    Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:342-6. 2005
    ....
  14. pmc Injury risk for children in rear impacts: role of the front seat occupant
    Jessica Steps Jermakian
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 52:109-16. 2008
    ....
  15. pmc Are child passengers bringing up the rear? Evidence for differential improvements in injury risk between drivers and their child passengers
    Flaura K Winston
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 51:113-27. 2007
    ..While drivers experienced significant benefits in safety with increasing model years, children restrained by safety belts alone derived less safety benefit from newer vehicles...
  16. doi request reprint Front versus rear seat injury risk for child passengers: evaluation of newer model year vehicles
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 10:297-301. 2009
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to evaluate the association between seating row (front vs. rear) and risk of injury to children in newer model year vehicles...
  17. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in child restraint practices in the United States
    Flaura K Winston
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 113:e458-64. 2004
    ..To assess the success of recent outreach activities to promote appropriate child restraint in motor vehicles by examining trends in restraint types used by children under age 9 in 3 large regions of the United States...
  18. ncbi request reprint Associations between parenting styles and teen driving, safety-related behaviors and attitudes
    Kenneth R Ginsburg
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1040-51. 2009
    ..The goal was to explore the association between parenting style and driving behaviors...
  19. ncbi request reprint Suboptimal restraint affects the pattern of abdominal injuries in children involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Nicolas Lutz
    Department of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 38:919-23. 2003
    ..The relationship between the types of restraint used and the pattern of abdominal injury is unknown...
  20. pmc Safety belt laws and disparities in safety belt use among US high-school drivers
    J Felipe Garcia-Espana
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and Department of Pediatrics, Leonard Davis Institute for Health Economics, Center for Health Initiatives, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1128-34. 2012
    ..We compared reported safety belt use, for both drivers and passengers, among teenagers with learner's permits, provisional licenses, and unrestricted licenses in states with primary or secondary enforcement of safety belt laws...
  21. pmc Delta V as a predictor of significant injury for children involved in frontal motor vehicle crashes
    Michael L Nance
    Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 243:121-5. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between delta V and risk of injury to children involved in frontal motor vehicle crashes...
  22. pmc Effect of vehicle incompatibility on child occupant injury risk
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 49:279-92. 2005
    ..Though smaller in magnitude, this trend was also present in offside and rear crashes as well...
  23. pmc Effect of model year and vehicle type on rollover crashes and associated injuries to children
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 50:171-84. 2006
    ..Even with this decline in SUV rollover risk, similarly aged passenger cars and minivans still exhibited a rollover risk approximately half that of their SUV counterparts...
  24. pmc Effect of vehicle type on the performance of second generation air bags for child occupants
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 47:85-99. 2003
    ..However, in SUVs the data suggest no reduction in injury risk with the new designs. This field data provides crucial real-world experience to the automotive industry as they work towards the next generation of air bag designs...
  25. ncbi request reprint Injuries to children in forward facing child restraints
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 46:213-30. 2002
    ..These results have implications for the current efforts to upgrade the current FMVSS 213 and better protect child passengers...
  26. doi request reprint Physical disability after injury-related inpatient rehabilitation in children
    Mark R Zonfrillo
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e206-13. 2013
    ..To determine the residual physical disability after inpatient rehabilitation for children 7 to 18 years old with traumatic injuries...
  27. doi request reprint Prevalence of teen driver errors leading to serious motor vehicle crashes
    Allison E Curry
    The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market Street, Suite 1150, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 43:1285-90. 2011
    ..Programs and policies should target the most common and modifiable reasons for crashes. We estimated the frequency of critical reasons for crashes involving teen drivers, and examined in more depth specific teen driver errors...
  28. doi request reprint Factors associated with clinically significant head injury in children involved in motor vehicle crashes
    Michael L Nance
    Department of Surgery and the Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 11:600-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the frequency of, and risk factors for, clinically significant head injury (CSHI) in child occupants in MVCs...
  29. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury to child passengers in sport utility vehicles
    Lauren Daly
    Department of Pediatrics, A I duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE 19899, USA
    Pediatrics 117:9-14. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the relative risk of injury to children involved in crashes in SUVs, compared with those in passenger cars...
  30. doi request reprint Children with special physical health care needs: restraint use and injury risk in motor vehicle crashes
    Patty Huang
    Division of Child Development and Rehabilitation Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3550 Market St, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:949-54. 2011
    ..When counseling families about vehicle safety, practitioners should consider the fit of a child with SPHCN in a restraint system...
  31. doi request reprint Children with special health care needs: patterns of safety restraint use, seating position, and risk of injury in motor vehicle crashes
    Patty Huang
    Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3550 Market St, 3rd Floor, Room 3041, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 123:518-23. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to describe and compare variation in restraint use, seating position, and injury risk in motor vehicle crashes among children with and without special health care needs likely to affect behavior...
  32. pmc Shifts in child restraint use according to child weight in the United States from 1999 to 2002
    Flaura K Winston
    TraumaLink The Interdisciplinary Pediatric Injury Control Research Center, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 47:313-28. 2003
    ..Despite progress, substantial inappropriate restraint still remains and continued investment in outreach efforts is necessary. The risk of injury for heavier children in child restraints with harnesses should be monitored...
  33. pmc Differential risk of injury to child occupants by SUV size
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 48:87-100. 2004
    ..There is an increased risk in both Small and Midsize SUVs when compared to Large SUVs. Parents who are purchasing a SUV should strongly consider the size of the vehicle and its crashworthiness...
  34. pmc Effectiveness of high back and backless belt-positioning booster seats in side impact crashes
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 49:201-213. 2005
    ..This differential performance of the two types of BPB provides direction for future research into the design and performance of these restraints...
  35. ncbi request reprint Acute healthcare utilization by children after motor vehicle crashes
    Flaura K Winston
    the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of Pennsylvania, Blockley Hall, Room 818, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 36:507-11. 2004
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Adult-supervised practice driving for adolescent learners: The current state and directions for interventions
    Lela Jacobsohn
    The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Safety Res 43:21-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to quantify and identify correlates to the amount of parent-supervised behind-the-wheel practice hours by novice teen drivers...
  37. doi request reprint Variation in teen driver education by state requirements and sociodemographics
    Allison E Curry
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 129:453-7. 2012
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint The influence of harness type on child restraint system misuse
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 46:261-9. 2002
    ..The data further suggest specific design improvements for each harness design based on the particular pattern of misuse...
  39. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury to restrained children from passenger airbags
    Dennis R Durbin
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 46:15-25. 2002
    ..These real-world data may be of use to vehicle manufacturers and restraint suppliers as they face design decisions with regard to child passengers...
  40. doi request reprint Rear-facing car safety seats: getting the message right
    Marilyn J Bull
    Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Pediatrics 121:619-20. 2008
  41. ncbi request reprint The role of restraint and seat position in pediatric facial fractures
    Kristy B Arbogast
    TraumaLink and the Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Trauma 52:693-8. 2002
    ..Recently, head and brain injuries were identified as consequences of the inappropriate use of seat belts by children. The proposed mechanism of these injuries might also place a child at risk for facial fracture...
  42. ncbi request reprint Breathing difficulty and tinnitus among children exposed to airbag deployment
    Manoj K Mittal
    Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 39:624-8. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Risk of injury to child passengers in compact extended-cab pickup trucks
    Flaura K Winston
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, 3535 TraumaLink, 10th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    JAMA 287:1147-52. 2002
    ..An increasing number of compact pickup trucks can accommodate restrained rear occupants. Rear seats in these pickup trucks are exempt from regulatory safety testing though their relative safety has not been determined...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effect of booster seat laws on appropriate restraint use by children 4 to 7 years old involved in crashes
    Flaura K Winston
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:270-5. 2007
    ..To quantify the independent contribution of recently enacted booster seat laws on appropriate restraint use by child passengers in motor vehicles...
  45. doi request reprint Graduated driver licensing decal law: effect on young probationary drivers
    Allison E Curry
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:1-7. 2013
    ..g., passenger limit, nighttime curfew) but have not been evaluated. New Jersey implemented the first decal law in the U.S. on May 1, 2010...
  46. doi request reprint Factors associated with driving in teens with autism spectrum disorders
    Patty Huang
    Division of Child Development and Metabolism, Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3550 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 33:70-4. 2012
    ..Driving teens were more frequently in regular education settings with college aspirations, which could help schools identify potential drivers...
  47. doi request reprint Effectiveness of belt positioning booster seats: an updated assessment
    Kristy B Arbogast
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 124:1281-6. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to provide an updated estimate of the effectiveness of belt-positioning booster (BPB) seats compared with seat belts alone in reducing the risk for injury for children aged 4 to 8 years...
  48. doi request reprint Grandparents driving grandchildren: an evaluation of child passenger safety and injuries
    Fred M Henretig
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 128:289-95. 2011
    ..To compare restraint-use practices and injuries among children in crashes with grandparent versus parent drivers...
  49. ncbi request reprint Characterization of interpersonal violence events involving young adolescent girls vs events involving young adolescent boys
    Cynthia J Mollen
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:545-50. 2004
    ..Multiple studies have demonstrated that girls are engaging in interpersonal violence. However, little is known about the potentially unique aspects of violent events involving girls...
  50. doi request reprint Seating patterns and corresponding risk of injury among 0- to 3-year-old children in child safety seats
    Michael J Kallan
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 523 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1342-7. 2008
    ..In addition, we determined the association between rear row seating location and risk of injury...
  51. pmc Evaluation of pediatric use patterns and performance of lap shoulder belt systems in the center rear
    Kristy B Arbogast
    The Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Annu Proc Assoc Adv Automot Med 48:57-72. 2004
    ..The data suggest that by requiring lap shoulder belts in the center rear, benefits would be realized to belted children, specifically the 4-8 year old group...
  52. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of abdominal organ injury in seat belt-restrained children
    Kristy B Arbogast
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Trauma 62:1473-80. 2007
    ....
  53. doi request reprint Association between weight and risk of crash-related injuries for children in child restraints
    Mark R Zonfrillo
    Department ofPediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 128:1148-52. 2011
    ..To determine the association between weight and the risk of injury in motor vehicle crashes (MVCs) for children 1 through 8 years of age who were using child restraints...
  54. ncbi request reprint A randomized, clinical trial of a home safety intervention based in an emergency department setting
    Jill C Posner
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1603-8. 2004
    ..To assess the effectiveness of an emergency department (ED)-based home safety intervention on caregivers' behaviors and practices related to home safety...
  55. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported data for estimating crash severity
    Michael R Elliott
    Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 612 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 35:833-40. 2003
    ..This "self-reported" delta-V measure, however, is a substantial improvement over use of estimated traveling speed or speed limit only...
  56. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a child with pre-existing disabilities after a traumatic event
    Shannon D Morris
    TraumaLink, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:197-9. 2002
  57. doi request reprint Perception of realism during mock resuscitations by pediatric housestaff: the impact of simulated physical features
    Aaron J Donoghue
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Simul Healthc 5:16-20. 2010
    ..We surveyed pediatric housestaff as to the realism of scenarios with and without simulated physical signs...
  58. ncbi request reprint Trends in operative management of pediatric splenic injury in a regional trauma system
    Daniela H Davis
    Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Virginia, USA
    Pediatrics 115:89-94. 2005
    ....
  59. doi request reprint Effect of high-fidelity simulation on Pediatric Advanced Life Support training in pediatric house staff: a randomized trial
    Aaron J Donoghue
    Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:139-44. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of high-fidelity simulation (SIM) on cognitive performance after a training session involving several mock resuscitations designed to teach and reinforce Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) algorithms...
  60. doi request reprint Residual Cognitive Disability after Completion of Inpatient Rehabilitation among Injured Children
    Mark R Zonfrillo
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Electronic address
    J Pediatr 164:130-5. 2014
    ..To determine the prevalence and nature of residual cognitive disability after inpatient rehabilitation for children aged 7-18 years with traumatic injuries...
  61. doi request reprint Peer passengers: how do they affect teen crashes?
    Allison E Curry
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Adolesc Health 50:588-94. 2012
    ..We aimed to provide insight on the two primary hypothesized mechanisms, distraction and promotion of risk-taking behavior, for male and female teen drivers and further for select driver-passenger gender combinations...
  62. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of traumatic injuries in drowning and near drowning in children and adolescents
    Vivian Hwang
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:50-3. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of traumatic injuries in children involved in drowning and near-drowning accidents...
  63. doi request reprint Injuries to belted older children in motor vehicle crashes
    J Felipe Garcia-Espana
    Center for Injury Research and Prevention at The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:2024-8. 2008
    ..These recommendations assume that the vehicle seat belt should provide adequate protection for these older children in the event of a crash...
  64. doi request reprint Validation of a parent survey for reporting child injuries
    Allison E Curry
    The Center for Injury Research and Prevention, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Inj Prev 19:342-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate the validity of a parent-reported survey to identify children's moderate and serious injuries in seven specific body regions using medical records as the 'gold standard'...
  65. ncbi request reprint The rural-urban continuum: variability in statewide serious firearm injuries in children and adolescents
    Michael L Nance
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:781-5. 2002
    ..To compare rates of serious firearm injuries among children and adolescents treated in a statewide trauma system...
  66. ncbi request reprint Occult head injury in high-risk abused children
    David M Rubin
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania and Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Pediatrics 111:1382-6. 2003
    ..The primary aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of occult head injury in a high-risk sample of abused children with normal neurologic examinations. The secondary aim was to describe characteristics of this population...
  67. doi request reprint Family burden after traumatic brain injury in children
    Mary E Aitken
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine, Arkansas Children s Hospital Research Institute, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Pediatrics 123:199-206. 2009
    ..This study describes the burden experienced by caregivers of children with traumatic brain injury and examines the relationship between child functioning and family burden during the first year after injury...
  68. doi request reprint Emergency physicians' knowledge and provision of child passenger safety information
    Mark R Zonfrillo
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 18:145-51. 2011
    ..This study assessed emergency physicians' knowledge and provision of child passenger safety (CPS) information to patients following motor vehicle crashes (MVCs)...
  69. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of child safety seats vs seat belts in reducing risk for death in children in passenger vehicle crashes
    Michael R Elliott
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:617-21. 2006
    ..To provide an estimate of benefit, if any, of child restraint systems over seat belts alone for children aged from 2 through 6 years...
  70. ncbi request reprint A latent class analysis of injury patterns among rear-seated, seat-belted children
    Michael R Elliott
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Trauma 61:1244-8. 2006
    ..The objective of the study was to determine the constellation of injury patterns in rear-seated, seat-belt-restrained children using data-driven latent class methodology novel to injury prevention research...
  71. ncbi request reprint Injury prevention: is the pediatric emergency department the appropriate place?
    Michael A Gittelman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:460-7. 2005
  72. ncbi request reprint The Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory: an evaluation of its reliability and validity for children with traumatic brain injury
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 86:1901-9. 2005
    ..0 (PedsQL), and to compare it with that of the Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function (BRIEF) among children with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  73. ncbi request reprint Health care utilization and needs after pediatric traumatic brain injury
    Beth S Slomine
    Department of Neuropsychology, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e663-74. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to document the health care use and needs of children after a TBI and to identify factors that are associated with unmet or unrecognized health care needs during the first year after injury...
  74. ncbi request reprint Children's health status instruments: their potential application in the emergency department
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:337-44. 2002
    ..To provide an overview of child health status instruments and their potential application by emergency medicine researchers...
  75. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life during the first year after traumatic brain injury
    Melissa L McCarthy
    Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:252-60. 2006
    ..To document health-related quality of life (HRQOL) of children with traumatic brain injury (TBI) and to examine the relationship between TBI severity and HRQOL during the first year after injury...