D C Grossman
Affiliation: University of Washington
- Firearm safety counseling in primary care pediatrics: a randomized, controlled trialD C Grossman
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
Pediatrics 106:22-6. 2000..Physicians have been encouraged to counsel families about risks associated with gun ownership, but the effectiveness of physician counseling regarding gun safety is unknown...
- Disparities in infant health among American Indians and Alaska natives in US metropolitan areasDavid C Grossman
Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Pediatrics 109:627-33. 2002..To determine geographic variation in urban American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) rates of infant mortality, low birth weight, prenatal care use, and maternal-child health care service availability...
- Self-inflicted and unintentional firearm injuries among children and adolescents: the source of the firearmD C Grossman
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Wash 98104, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:875-8. 1999..The source and ownership of guns used by children to shoot themselves or others is largely unknown...
- State gun safe storage laws and child mortality due to firearmsP Cummings
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
JAMA 278:1084-6. 1997..These laws are controversial, and their effect on firearm-related injuries is unknown...
- Trauma among American Indians in an urban countyJ R Sugarman
Division of Research, Evaluation, and Epidemiology, Portland Area Indian Health Service, Seattle, WA, USA
Public Health Rep 111:321-7. 1996..To describe severe injury among American Indians in a large metropolitan county given that most previous studies of the high Indian injury morbidity and mortality rates have been conducted primarily in rural areas...
- Injury control in childhoodD C Grossman
Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle
Pediatr Clin North Am 39:471-85. 1992..Pediatricians have been at the helm behind most legislative initiatives to reduce injury among all people.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 400 WORDS)..
- High-risk periods for childhood injury among siblingsB D Johnston
Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA 91804 2499, USA
Pediatrics 105:562-8. 2000..To determine whether the risk of unintentional injury requiring emergency department (ED) or inpatient care in children is transiently increased over a 90-day period after injury to a sibling...
- Vehicle mismatch: injury patterns and severityS Acierno
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, H 220 Health Sciences Center, University of Washington, P O Box 359960, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 1520, USA
Accid Anal Prev 36:761-72. 2004....
- Correlation of head injury to vehicle contact points using crash injury research and engineering network dataR Nirula
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, PO Box 359960, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104 1520, USA
Accid Anal Prev 35:201-10. 2003..3%). In this series the predominant mechanism of head injury was lateral impacts, especially those in which the victims' heads struck the B-pillar. The need for improved head protection from lateral impacts is indicated...
- A political history of the Indian Health ServiceA B Bergman
Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
Milbank Q 77:571-604, iv. 1999..Despite the agency's imperfections and the sizeable health problems that still exist among American Indians and Alaskan Natives, the IHS is an example of one federal program that has worked...
- Effectiveness of automatic shoulder belt systems in motor vehicle crashesF P Rivara
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Box 359960, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104
JAMA 283:2826-8. 2000..Approximately 10 million cars with automatic shoulder belt systems are currently in use in the United States. However, reports on the effectiveness of such restraints have yielded conflicting results...
- Health care utilization as a marker for suicidal behavior on an American Indian ReservationC N Mock
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA 98104
J Gen Intern Med 11:519-24. 1996..Further research is needed to identify the usefulness of community outreach efforts to identify and intervene among individuals at high risk of death by suicide...
- The cause of infant and toddler subdural hemorrhage: a prospective studyK W Feldman
Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
Pediatrics 108:636-46. 2001..To determine the frequency of child abuse and unintentional injury as a cause of infant and toddler subdural hemorrhage (SDH)...
- The role of the pediatrician in the oral health of children: A national surveyC W Lewis
Child Health Institute University of Washington, University of Washington, USA
Pediatrics 106:E84. 2000..To assess pediatricians' knowledge, attitudes, and professional experience regarding oral health, and to determine willingness to incorporate fluoride varnish into their practices...
- Asthma prevalence among American Indian and Alaska Native childrenJ W Stout
University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Public Health Rep 114:257-61. 1999..The authors used the latest available household survey data to estimate the prevalence of asthma in this population...
- Relationship between trauma center volume and outcomesA B Nathens
Harborview Medical Center, Box 359796, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
JAMA 285:1164-71. 2001..However, whether a relationship exists between institutional volume and trauma outcomes remains unknown...
- Randomized controlled trial of ionization and photoelectric smoke alarm functionalityB A Mueller
Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
Inj Prev 14:80-6. 2008..To compare functionality, reasons for non-function, and nuisance alarm levels of two common types of smoke alarms after installation in low- to mid-level income households in King County, Washington...
- Pediatric motor vehicle related injuries in the Navajo Nation: the impact of the 1988 child occupant restraint lawsK J Phelan
Divisions of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness and General and Community Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
Inj Prev 8:216-20. 2002..Navajo motor vehicle mortality is the highest among the 12 Indian Health Service (IHS) administrative areas. In July 1988, the Navajo Nation enacted a primary enforcement safety belt use and a child restraint law...
- Community based program to improve firearm storage practices in rural AlaskaA Horn
Indian Health Service, Reno, Nevada, USA
Inj Prev 9:231-4. 2003..Trigger locks were much less likely to be used...