C W Runyan

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and prevention of injuries among adolescent workers in the United States
    C W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27599 7505, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 21:247-69. 2000
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint Introduction: back to the future--revisiting Haddon's conceptualization of injury epidemiology and prevention
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina, Injury Prevention Research Center, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 25:60-4. 2003
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Work hazards and workplace safety violations experienced by adolescent construction workers
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7505, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:721-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Work-related hazards and workplace safety of US adolescents employed in the retail and service sectors
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina, Injury Prevention Research Center, CB 7505, Suite 500, 137 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7505, USA
    Pediatrics 119:526-34. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Parental involvement with their working teens
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina, Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7505, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:84-6. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Moving forward with research on the prevention of violence against workers
    C W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:169-72. 2001
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and prevention of injuries among adolescent workers in the United States
    C W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 27599 7505, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 21:247-69. 2000
    ..However, these factors need more careful study. This review considers existing information about occupational injuries among adolescents and identifies needs for research and policy attention...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Introduction: back to the future--revisiting Haddon's conceptualization of injury epidemiology and prevention
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina, Injury Prevention Research Center, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 25:60-4. 2003
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Work hazards and workplace safety violations experienced by adolescent construction workers
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7505, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:721-7. 2006
    ..To describe the working conditions of adolescents employed in construction in North Carolina, documenting hazards, safety practices, and prohibited activities...
  7. ncbi request reprint Work-related hazards and workplace safety of US adolescents employed in the retail and service sectors
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina, Injury Prevention Research Center, CB 7505, Suite 500, 137 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7505, USA
    Pediatrics 119:526-34. 2007
    ..Our goal was to examine the hazard exposures, work experiences, and workplace safety training of adolescents employed in retail and service jobs in the United States...
  8. doi request reprint Parental involvement with their working teens
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina, Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7505, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:84-6. 2011
    ..Parents were involved in helping their teens with work. Further research should explore how to enhance parental effectiveness by making work safe for teens...
  9. ncbi request reprint Moving forward with research on the prevention of violence against workers
    C W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:169-72. 2001
    ..To identify potential interventions strategies, the article provides examples to demonstrate the utility of developing interventions described in two distinct conceptual frameworks developed by William Haddon...
  10. 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
  11. ncbi request reprint Administrative and behavioral interventions for workplace violence prevention
    C W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7505, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:116-27. 2000
    ..Environmental strategies as well as behavioral and administrative measures could be employed to address violence...
  12. doi request reprint Teen workers' exposures to occupational hazards and use of personal protective equipment
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7505, USA
    Am J Ind Med 51:735-40. 2008
    ..Prior research indicates that working adolescents seek care for the toxic effects of on-the-job chemical and environmental hazard exposures...
  13. doi request reprint Attitudes and beliefs about adolescent work and workplace safety among parents of working adolescents
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7505, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:349-55. 2009
    ..This study was designed to examine the attitudes and beliefs of the parents of working adolescents related to the safety of the employment of their children...
  14. 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...
  15. ncbi request reprint Killed on the clock: a population-based study of workplace homicide, 1977-1991
    K E Moracco
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill 27599 7505, USA
    Am J Ind Med 37:629-36. 2000
    ..This paper describes the epidemiology of workplace homicides in North Carolina, with emphasis on the circumstances...
  16. ncbi request reprint Social determinants of pediatric residents' injury prevention counseling
    L R Cohen
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:169-75. 1998
    ..Social norms imparted by preceptors and the requirements necessary to pass American Board of Pediatrics' examinations are potentially important contributors to physician behavior...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fatal residential fires: who dies and who survives?
    S W Marshall
    Injury Prevention Research Center, Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7505, USA
    JAMA 279:1633-7. 1998
    ..The United States has one of the highest fire fatality rates in the developed world, and three quarters of these deaths are in residential fires...
  18. ncbi request reprint Potential for violence against teenage retail workers in the United States
    Carol W Runyan
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:267.e1-5. 2005
    ..To examine the working conditions of teenagers in five sites, examining the presence of factors associated with workplace violence and considering workers' concerns about safety and training to deal with violent circumstances...
  19. ncbi request reprint Homicide on the job: workplace and community determinants
    D Loomis
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599-7400, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 154:410-7. 2001
    ..While few of the preceding risk factors are directly modifiable through workplace interventions, it is important to identify them before developing or evaluating preventive measures...
  20. doi request reprint Disability and risk of non-fatal residential injuries among adults
    C J Vladutiu
    The University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Inj Prev 14:302-5. 2008
    ..Many unintentional injuries occur in the home, but little research has considered the specific vulnerability of people with disabilities...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pediatric injury prevention counseling: an observational study of process and content
    L C Barrios
    The University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 44:141-9. 2001
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  22. 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...
  23. pmc US child labor violations in the retail and service industries: findings from a national survey of working adolescents
    Kimberly J Rauscher
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, 137 East Franklin St, Suite 500, CB 7505, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:1693-9. 2008
    ..We investigated child labor violations among US adolescents working in the retail and service industries...
  24. ncbi request reprint High school off-campus lunch policies and adolescent motor vehicle crash risks
    Lorraine M Stone
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:5-8. 2005
    ..To examine differences in motor vehicle crash involvement for teenagers in communities with and without school policies enabling teens to drive off campus during lunchtime...
  25. ncbi request reprint Positioning North Carolina for leadership in injury control: a call to action
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina UNC Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    N C Med J 71:527-30. 2010
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  26. doi request reprint The development of an instrument for evaluating core competencies in violence and injury prevention
    Andres Villaveces
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and Core Faculty, UNC Injury Prevention Research Center, North Carolina, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:337-44. 2010
    ..To develop and evaluate the characteristics of an instrument for assessing core competencies for injury and violence prevention...
  27. doi request reprint Conceptual frameworks for developing and comparing approaches to improve adolescent motor-vehicle safety
    Carol W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center and Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:S336-42. 2008
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of safety measures recommended for prevention of workplace homicide
    Dana Loomis
    Department of Epidemiology, CB 7435 UNC CH, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7435, USA
    JAMA 287:1011-7. 2002
    ..Government agencies recommend that employers prevent violence against workers by adopting interventions originally designed to prevent robbery, but the effectiveness of these interventions is unknown...
  29. doi request reprint Hazardous task recognition among U.S. adolescents working in the retail or service industry
    Catherine J Vladutiu
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Ind Med 53:686-92. 2010
    ..Although the hazardous tasks adolescent workers perform in service and retail industries are well documented, little is known about the extent to which young workers recognize these tasks as hazardous or dangerous...
  30. ncbi request reprint Training by satellite: planning and evaluating a video conference for injury prevention practitioners
    J M Bontempi
    Department of Health Behavior Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599, USA
    J Community Health 24:451-66. 1999
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  31. pmc Suicide among North Carolina women, 1989-93: information from two data sources
    C W Runyan
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center and Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, NC 27599 7505, USA
    Inj Prev 9:67-72. 2003
    ..To characterize the events and examine suicide precursors among women and to examine gaps in surveillance...
  32. 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...
  33. ncbi request reprint Female intimate partner homicide: a population-based study
    Kathryn E Moracco
    Injury Prevention Research Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:20-5. 2003
    ..To identify the patterns of female intimate partner homicide, to describe the nature of the partner relationships between victims and perpetrators, and to determine the extent of intimate partner violence (IPV) preceding the homicide...
  34. 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...
  35. ncbi request reprint Motor vehicle-related drowning deaths associated with inland flooding after hurricane Floyd: a field investigation
    J David Yale
    School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 4:279-84. 2003
    ..Vehicle submersion may often be a consequence of deliberately driving into flooded roadways. However, in flood-affected areas, crashes and injuries may also occur when motorists encounter flooded roadways unexpectedly...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. ncbi request reprint Women's experiences with violence: a national study
    Kathryn E Moracco
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
    Womens Health Issues 17:3-12. 2007
    ..Research on VAW, however, has largely been limited to convenience samples and on variable definitions of violence, hindering our ability to fully characterize this important problem nationally and among subgroups of women...
  40. pmc Use of discretionary protective equipment in high school athletes: prevalence and determinants
    Jingzhen Yang
    University of North Carolina Injury Prevention Research Center, Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1996-2002. 2005
    ..We sought to describe the use of discretionary protective equipment among high school athletes and to examine social and behavioral determinants contributing to equipment usage...
  41. ncbi request reprint Role of work permits in teen workers' experiences
    Linda Delp
    Center for Labor Research and Education, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Ind Med 41:477-82. 2002
    ..This study examines job hazards, training, and knowledge of child labor laws reported by students in a predominantly Latino high school in Los Angeles and compares the responses of those who obtained work permits with those who did not...
  42. ncbi request reprint Implementation and evaluation of a Web-based continuing education course in injury prevention and control
    Jay M Bernhardt
    Rollins School of Public Health, Health Communication Technology Laboratory, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:120-8. 2003
    ..This article describes the development and evaluation of VINCENTweb and discusses the implications for developing future Internet-based courses in public health...
  43. ncbi request reprint Advocating the inclusion of adolescent work experience as part of routine preventive care
    Carol W Runyan
    J Adolesc Health 41:221-3. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint Use of discretionary protective equipment and rate of lower extremity injury in high school athletes
    Jingzhen Yang
    Department of Community and Behavioral Health, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:511-9. 2005
    ..11, 2.72), respectively. This could be due to slippage of the brace during use, increased fatigue due to the energy cost of wearing a brace, or bias in the study. Further investigation into the effects of brace use is warranted...