G A Smith

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Trampoline-related injuries to children
    G A Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Columbus 43205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:694-9. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a personalized parent voice smoke alarm with a conventional residential tone smoke alarm for awakening children
    Gary A Smith
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Dr, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1623-32. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Improving safety-restraint use by children in shopping carts: evaluation of a store-based safety intervention
    Gary A Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 118:739-45. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Unintentional pediatric submersion-injury-related hospitalizations in the United States, 2003
    R H Cohen
    The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Center for Injury Research and Policy, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Inj Prev 14:131-5. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Personality disorders and nonfatal unintentional injuries among US adults
    G Chen
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, College of Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Inj Prev 14:180-4. 2008
  6. pmc Wheelchair related injuries treated in US emergency departments
    H Xiang
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus Children s Hospital, OH 43205, USA
    Inj Prev 12:8-11. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a pediatric trauma team protocol
    K E Nuss
    The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Columbus 43205, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 17:96-100. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Shopping-cart-related injuries to children
    Gary A Smith
    Pediatrics 118:e540-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Ladder-related injuries treated in emergency departments in the United States, 1990-2005
    Gary A Smith
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:413-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint School bus-related injuries among children and teenagers in the United States, 2001-2003
    Jennifer McGeehan
    Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Dr, Columbus, OH 43205 2664, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1978-84. 2006

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Trampoline-related injuries to children
    G A Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Columbus 43205, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:694-9. 1998
    ..To describe the epidemiological features of trampoline-related injuries among children treated in an urban pediatric emergency department...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a personalized parent voice smoke alarm with a conventional residential tone smoke alarm for awakening children
    Gary A Smith
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Dr, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1623-32. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Improving safety-restraint use by children in shopping carts: evaluation of a store-based safety intervention
    Gary A Smith
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 118:739-45. 2006
    ..The main outcome measure of the study was the change in the proportion of children who were < 5 years old, riding in a shopping cart, and restrained correctly...
  4. doi request reprint Unintentional pediatric submersion-injury-related hospitalizations in the United States, 2003
    R H Cohen
    The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Center for Injury Research and Policy, The Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Inj Prev 14:131-5. 2008
    ..6% of hospital admissions and 20.0% of hospital costs in our study. Prevention of submersion injury using focused, proven strategies deserves increased attention...
  5. doi request reprint Personality disorders and nonfatal unintentional injuries among US adults
    G Chen
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, College of Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Inj Prev 14:180-4. 2008
    ..To investigate the association between personality disorders and nonfatal unintentional injuries in a representative sample of US adults...
  6. pmc Wheelchair related injuries treated in US emergency departments
    H Xiang
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus Children s Hospital, OH 43205, USA
    Inj Prev 12:8-11. 2006
    ..To characterize the trend of wheelchair related injuries over time, and describe the demographics and characteristics of wheelchair users' injuries by age group...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a pediatric trauma team protocol
    K E Nuss
    The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital, Columbus 43205, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 17:96-100. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Shopping-cart-related injuries to children
    Gary A Smith
    Pediatrics 118:e540-4. 2006
    ..Recommendations from the American Academy of Pediatrics regarding prevention of shopping cart-related injuries are included in the accompanying policy statement...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ladder-related injuries treated in emergency departments in the United States, 1990-2005
    Gary A Smith
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus Children s Hospital, The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:413-8. 2007
    ..Falls from ladders can result in serious injury and affect people of all ages. The purpose of this study was to comprehensively examine nonfatal ladder-related injuries on a national level...
  10. ncbi request reprint School bus-related injuries among children and teenagers in the United States, 2001-2003
    Jennifer McGeehan
    Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Dr, Columbus, OH 43205 2664, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1978-84. 2006
    ..The purpose of this work was to describe the epidemiology of nonfatal school bus-related injuries among children and teenagers aged < or = 19 years in the United States...
  11. ncbi request reprint Impairment of reaction time among children awakened during stage 4 sleep
    Mark Splaingard
    Columbus Children s Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Columbus, OH, USA
    Sleep 30:104-8. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Elevator-related injuries to children in the United States, 1990 through 2004
    Joseph O'Neil
    Department of Pediatrics, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 46:619-25. 2007
    ..Children should be closely supervised on or near elevators to reduce the risk of injury...
  13. doi request reprint Golf cart-related injuries in the U.S
    Daniel S Watson
    College of Medicine, The Ohio State University, The Research Institute, Nationwide Children s Hospital, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:55-9. 2008
    ..Injuries related to golf carts are an important and increasing problem for people of all ages. This study analyzes trends and potential causes of nonfatal golf cart-related injury on a national level...
  14. pmc Resale of recalled children's products online: an examination of the world's largest yard sale
    Keri Brown Kirschman
    Department of Psychology, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH 45409, USA
    Inj Prev 13:228-31. 2007
    ..To examine an online auction site for the presence and sale of children's products and toys previously recalled because of safety concerns...
  15. ncbi request reprint Behavioral risk factors and unintentional injuries among U.S. immigrant adults
    Huiyun Xiang
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Columbus, OH, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:889-98. 2007
    ..This study compared 10 risk-taking behaviors generally considered to be risk factors for injuries and unintentional nonfatal injuries between immigrant and U.S.-born adults...
  16. doi request reprint Escalator-related injuries among older adults in the United States, 1991-2005
    Joseph O'Neil
    Department of Pediatrics, Riley Hospital for Children, Indiana University School of Medicine, 702 Barnhill Drive, Room 1601, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 40:527-33. 2008
    ..Awareness of the risks and the circumstances leading to escalator injuries allows for better direction of intervention strategies on the part of injury prevention specialists...
  17. doi request reprint Bunk bed-related injuries among children and adolescents treated in emergency departments in the United States, 1990-2005
    Anjali L D'Souza
    Research Institute at Nationwide Children s Hospital, Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, College of Medicine, 700 Children s Dr, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatrics 121:e1696-702. 2008
    ..Our goal was to comprehensively examine bunk bed-related injuries in the United States by using a nationally representative sample...
  18. ncbi request reprint Children plus all nonautomobile motorized vehicles (not just all-terrain vehicles) equals injuries
    Christy L Collins
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Dr, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatrics 120:134-41. 2007
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint A comparison of nonfatal unintentional injuries in the United States among U.S.-born and foreign-born persons
    Sara A Sinclair
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, School of Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    J Community Health 31:303-25. 2006
    ..S.-born persons (23.7%, 95% CI: 19.7, 28.3 vs. 15.0%, 95% CI: 14.0, 16.2, respectively). This research is the first step in determining the morbidity from unintentional injuries among the foreign-born population in the U.S...
  20. ncbi request reprint Differences in the risk associated with head injury for pediatric ice skaters, roller skaters, and in-line skaters
    Christy L Knox
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, 700 Children s Dr, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Pediatrics 118:549-54. 2006
    ..The goals were to describe the epidemiologic features of pediatric skating-related injuries sustained from 1993 to 2003 and to compare ice skating-related injuries with roller skating--and in-line skating-related injuries...
  21. ncbi request reprint Bicycle-related injuries to children and parental attitudes regarding bicycle safety
    Henry W Ortega
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:251-9. 2004
    ..Parents support a mandatory helmet use law, and therefore, local and state bicycle helmet ordinances and laws should be combined with education...
  22. ncbi request reprint Pediatric farm-related injuries: a series of 96 hospitalized patients
    Gary A Smith
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:335-42. 2004
    ..41). Five children (5.2%) died, and one child with a severe brain injury was discharged to a long-term rehabilitation facility. Animals, especially horses, accounted for a large percentage of farm-related injuries in this population...
  23. ncbi request reprint Firearm injury prevention: failure of gun-safety education
    M Denise Dowd
    Pediatrics 113:1847-8; author reply 1847-8. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Childhood bathtub-related injuries: slip and fall prevalence and prevention
    Sandra P Spencer
    The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 44:311-8. 2005
    ..The large number of bathtub-related injuries associated with slips and falls argues for exploring a higher coefficient of friction standard for bathtubs, which may lead to fewer injuries...
  25. ncbi request reprint Obesity and risk of nonfatal unintentional injuries
    Huiyun Xiang
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Institute and Children s Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43205, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:41-5. 2005
    ..Obesity is recognized as a risk factor for multiple chronic diseases. Yet, it is unclear whether obesity is also associated with an increased risk of nonfatal unintentional injury...
  26. ncbi request reprint Health care access after injury by insurance type in a pediatric population
    Sarah Grim Hostetler
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Hospital and Children s Research Institute, College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:420-6. 2005
    ..We used injury as a sentinel event to represent urgent/emergent medical conditions to examine the relationship with insurance type...
  27. pmc Nonfatal injuries among middle-school and high-school students in Guangxi, China
    Guanmin Chen
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Hospital, Children s Research Institute, College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus 43205, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1989-95. 2005
    ..We described nonfatal injuries and calculated injury rates among middle-school and high-school students in Guangxi, China...
  28. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of pediatric traumatic amputations treated in hospital emergency departments: United States, 1990-2002
    Sarah Grim Hostetler
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e667-74. 2005
    ..To examine the characteristics of children with traumatic amputations and the products associated with these injuries...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lawn mower-related injuries to children
    David Vollman
    The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Trauma 59:724-8. 2005
    ..Despite current prevention efforts, approximately 9,400 children younger than 18 years continue to receive emergency care for lawn mower-related injuries each year in the United States...
  30. ncbi request reprint Success in the prevention of infant walker-related injuries: an analysis of national data, 1990-2001
    Brenda J Shields
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Columbus Children s Research Institute, Children s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio 43205 2664, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e452-9. 2006
    ..Here we describe the epidemiologic characteristics and secular trends of infant walker-related injuries among children who are younger than 15 months in the United States...
  31. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of lawn-mower-related injuries to children in the United States, 1990-2004
    David Vollman
    Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e273-8. 2006
    ..Our objective for this study was to describe the epidemiology of lawn mower-related injuries among children in the United States...
  32. ncbi request reprint Escalator-related injuries among children in the United States, 1990-2002
    Jennifer McGeehan
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e279-85. 2006
    ..We describe the epidemiology of escalator-related injuries among children 0 to 19 years of age in the United States, with a focus on the pediatric population that is younger than 5 years...
  33. doi request reprint Diving-related injuries in children <20 years old treated in emergency departments in the United States: 1990-2006
    Coral Day
    Department of Pediatrics, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatrics 122:e388-94. 2008
    ..The purpose of this work was to comprehensively examine diving-related injuries in the United States among children and adolescents <20 years of age...