Tamera Coyne-Beasley

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Disparities in firearms ownership and storage practices in North Carolina
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    South Med J 105:225-30. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatal and nonfatal firearm injuries in North Carolina
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    North Carolina Child Health Research Network, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    N C Med J 71:565-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Do partners with children know about firearms in their home? Evidence of a gender gap and implications for practitioners
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e662-7. 2005
  4. pmc Storage of poisonous substances and firearms in homes with young children visitors and older adults
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:109-15. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Unintentional injuries in the home in the United States Part II: morbidity
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:80-7. 2005
  6. pmc Risk and protective factors for fires, burns, and carbon monoxide poisoning in U.S. households
    Carol W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:102-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Unintentional injuries in the home in the United States Part I: mortality
    Carol W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:73-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint PREVENT: a program of the National Training Initiative on Injury and Violence Prevention
    Carol W Runyan
    National Training Initiative on Injury and Violence Prevention, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7505, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:252-8. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Disability and home hazards and safety practices in US households
    Catherine J Vladutiu
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7505, USA
    Disabil Health J 5:49-54. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint The association of handgun ownership and storage practices with safety consciousness
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Injury Prevention Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Community Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7225, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:763-8. 2002

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Disparities in firearms ownership and storage practices in North Carolina
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    South Med J 105:225-30. 2012
    ..Because household firearms pose a risk to children, this study examined firearms accessibility in North Carolina households with children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatal and nonfatal firearm injuries in North Carolina
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    North Carolina Child Health Research Network, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    N C Med J 71:565-8. 2010
    ..This commentary also provides an overview of strategies for reducing the risk of firearm-related injury and suggests future research to prevent these injuries...
  3. ncbi request reprint Do partners with children know about firearms in their home? Evidence of a gender gap and implications for practitioners
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e662-7. 2005
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to examine the level of agreement on household firearms and storage practices among cohabiting partners...
  4. pmc Storage of poisonous substances and firearms in homes with young children visitors and older adults
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:109-15. 2005
    ..This study examines storage of poisons and firearms among households with older adults, and households where young children reside compared to those where they visit only...
  5. ncbi request reprint Unintentional injuries in the home in the United States Part II: morbidity
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:80-7. 2005
    ..Homes are an important setting for nonfatal unintentional injuries. The purpose of this study was to quantify and describe nonfatal, unintentional injuries in the United States, in which the injury took place at home...
  6. pmc Risk and protective factors for fires, burns, and carbon monoxide poisoning in U.S. households
    Carol W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:102-8. 2005
    ..More needs to be known about the prevalence of risk and protective factors for fires, burns, and carbon monoxide poisoning in U.S. households...
  7. ncbi request reprint Unintentional injuries in the home in the United States Part I: mortality
    Carol W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:73-9. 2005
    ..It is unclear, however, what proportion of these injuries occur in the home. The purpose of this paper is to quantify and describe fatal unintentional injuries that take place in the home environment...
  8. ncbi request reprint PREVENT: a program of the National Training Initiative on Injury and Violence Prevention
    Carol W Runyan
    National Training Initiative on Injury and Violence Prevention, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7505, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:252-8. 2005
    ..The project employs formative, process, and impact evaluation techniques aimed at improving delivery of the training as well as tracking changes in individual and organizations...
  9. doi request reprint Disability and home hazards and safety practices in US households
    Catherine J Vladutiu
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7505, USA
    Disabil Health J 5:49-54. 2012
    ..Individuals with disabilities have an elevated risk of residential injury. However, the prevalence of home hazards and safety practices among households where an individual with a disability resides is unknown...
  10. ncbi request reprint The association of handgun ownership and storage practices with safety consciousness
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Injury Prevention Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Community Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7225, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:763-8. 2002
    ..As with other injury prevention practices, education about safe firearm storage is recommended to prevent injuries to children...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adolescent femicide: a population-based study
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Community Pediatrics, School of Medicine, the Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:355-60. 2003
    ..However, few studies examine the contextual issues of adolescent femicide, especially among 11- to 14-year-old victims...
  12. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for home safety research and intervention
    Carol W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:116-8. 2005
  13. ncbi request reprint Sexually active students' willingness to use school-based health centers for reproductive health care services in North Carolina
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7220, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:196-202. 2003
    ..We investigate sexually active students' willingness to seek these services at SBHCs if available and predictors of willingness to seek services...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of selected risk and protective factors for falls in the home
    Stephen W Marshall
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 28:95-101. 2005
    ..Falls are the most common cause of both fatal and nonfatal unintentional injury in the home environment. This research describes the prevalence of fall-related risk and protective factors in U.S. homes...
  15. doi request reprint Awareness is not enough: the need to increase meningococcal vaccine uptake
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 52:441-50. 2013
    ..Adolescent meningococcal vaccine uptake remains low. We examined vaccine awareness among parents of adolescents and uptake...
  16. pmc Source of parental reports of child height and weight during phone interviews and influence on obesity prevalence estimates among children aged 3-17 years
    Asheley Cockrell Skinner
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Pediatrics, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Public Health Rep 128:46-53. 2013
    ..We compared parental reports of children's height and weight when the values were estimated vs. parent-measured to determine how these reports influence the estimated prevalence of childhood obesity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Firearm ownership and storage practices, U.S. households, 1992-2002. A systematic review
    Renee M Johnson
    Injury Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:173-82. 2004
    ..This systematic review of published articles (1992 to 2002) provides prevalence estimates of firearm ownership and storage practices in U.S. households...
  18. pmc Designing messages to motivate parents to get their preteenage sons vaccinated against human papillomavirus
    Joan R Cates
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 44:39-47. 2012
    ..Parents are typically unaware of male HPV vaccine; messages that might motivate them to get their preteenage sons vaccinated are unexplored...
  19. pmc US women's choices of strategies to protect themselves from violence
    Carol W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7505, USA
    Inj Prev 13:270-5. 2007
    ..To examine the extent to which US women's self-protection strategies are associated with either their personal or vicarious victimization experiences...
  20. ncbi request reprint Heterosexually transmitted HIV infection among African Americans in North Carolina
    Adaora A Adimora
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7030 Bioinformatics Building, 130 Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:616-23. 2006
    ..Rates of heterosexually transmitted HIV infection among African Americans in the southeastern United States greatly exceed those for whites...
  21. ncbi request reprint Injury prevention advice in top-selling parenting books
    Wanda M Hunter
    The University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7505, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1080-8. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the quantity and the quality of injury prevention messages contained in popular parenting books...
  22. ncbi request reprint Maltreatment history and weapon carrying among early adolescents
    Terri Lewis
    Department of Biostatistics, Collaborative Studies Coordinating Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC27599 8030, USA
    Child Maltreat 12:259-68. 2007
    ..Results indicated that perceived need for a weapon fully mediated the effect of physical abuse and partially mediated the effect of sexual abuse. Results are discussed in the context of self-protection theory...
  23. pmc Aligning the goals of community-engaged research: why and how academic health centers can successfully engage with communities to improve health
    Lloyd Michener
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Acad Med 87:285-91. 2012
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  24. doi request reprint Primary prevention of violence against women: training needs of violence practitioners
    Sandra L Martin
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Violence Against Women 15:44-56. 2009
    ..They want to learn about working at the community level (rather than the individual level), developing and evaluating prevention activities, and identifying effective primary prevention programs...
  25. pmc Perception of overweight and self-esteem during adolescence
    Eliana M Perrin
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7225, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 43:447-54. 2010
    ..To examine sex- and race/ethnicity-specific relationships between adolescents' self-esteem and weight perception...
  26. ncbi request reprint Is weekly iron and folic acid supplementation as effective as daily supplementation for decreasing incidence of anemia in adolescent girls?
    Eliana Perrin
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7225, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:128-30. 2002
  27. pmc Reducing firearm violence: a research agenda
    Janet Weiner
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6218, USA
    Inj Prev 13:80-4. 2007
    ..This article summarizes the Collaborative's conclusions and identifies priorities for research and funding...
  28. ncbi request reprint Future physicians and firearms: the need for additional training in firearm injury prevention counseling
    Tamera Coyne-Beasley
    South Med J 99:198-9. 2006