Despina Stavrinos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Distracted Driving in Teens With and Without Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    Despina Stavrinos
    University of Alabama at Birmingham University Transportation Center, Community Health Services Building 19, Birmingham, AL University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Psychology, Birmingham, AL Electronic address
    J Pediatr Nurs 30:e183-91. 2015
  2. pmc Impact of distracted driving on safety and traffic flow
    Despina Stavrinos
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 61:63-70. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Distracted walking: cell phones increase injury risk for college pedestrians
    Despina Stavrinos
    University of Alabama at Birmingham Injury Control Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    J Safety Res 42:101-7. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Mediating factors associated with pedestrian injury in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Despina Stavrinos
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham University Transportation Center, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    Pediatrics 128:296-302. 2011
  5. pmc Distraction and pedestrian safety: how talking on the phone, texting, and listening to music impact crossing the street
    David C Schwebel
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Blvd, CH 415, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 45:266-71. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The influence of carrying a backpack on college student pedestrian safety
    David C Schwebel
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Blvd, CH 415, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 41:352-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Effect of cell phone distraction on pediatric pedestrian injury risk
    Despina Stavrinos
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Blvd, CH 415, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e179-85. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Symptom dimensions of disruptive behavior disorders in adolescent drivers
    Annie A Garner
    University Transportation Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio
    J Atten Disord 18:496-503. 2014
  9. doi request reprint Attentional control, high intensity pleasure, and risky pedestrian behavior in college students
    David C Schwebel
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Boulevard, CH 415, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 41:658-61. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Predicting Motor Vehicle Collisions in a Driving Simulator in Young Adults Using the Useful Field of View Assessment
    Benjamin McManus
    a Translational Research for Injury Prevention Laboratory, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    Traffic Inj Prev 16:818-23. 2015

Collaborators

  • Katherine W Byington
  • Russell Griffin
  • Virginia P Sisiopiku
  • Sylvie Mrug
  • David C Schwebel
  • Benjamin McManus
  • John S Decker
  • Annie A Garner
  • Molly K Cox
  • Shannon M O Wittig
  • David E Vance
  • Sarah J Stannard
  • Crystal A Franklin
  • Philip R Fine
  • Ashley Gentry
  • Sharon C Welburn
  • Tiffany Davis
  • Elizabeth E O'Neal
  • Desiree de Jong
  • Elizabeth M Kongable
  • Danielle Dulion Pitts

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Distracted Driving in Teens With and Without Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
    Despina Stavrinos
    University of Alabama at Birmingham University Transportation Center, Community Health Services Building 19, Birmingham, AL University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Psychology, Birmingham, AL Electronic address
    J Pediatr Nurs 30:e183-91. 2015
    ..This study is among the first to examine the effect of talking on a cell phone or text messaging while driving in teens with and without attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  2. pmc Impact of distracted driving on safety and traffic flow
    Despina Stavrinos
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA Electronic address
    Accid Anal Prev 61:63-70. 2013
    ..No significant differences were detected between age groups, suggesting that all drivers, regardless of age, may drive in a manner that impacts safety and traffic flow negatively when distracted. ..
  3. doi request reprint Distracted walking: cell phones increase injury risk for college pedestrians
    Despina Stavrinos
    University of Alabama at Birmingham Injury Control Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    J Safety Res 42:101-7. 2011
    ..At particular risk are college students, who walk frequently in and near traffic, have increased pedestrian injury rates compared to other age groups, and frequently use cell phones...
  4. doi request reprint Mediating factors associated with pedestrian injury in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Despina Stavrinos
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham University Transportation Center, Birmingham, AL 35294 2041, USA
    Pediatrics 128:296-302. 2011
    ..This study examined (1) the differences in pedestrian behavior between children with ADHD-C and normally developing comparison children and (2) the mediating factors that might link ADHD-C with pedestrian injury risk...
  5. pmc Distraction and pedestrian safety: how talking on the phone, texting, and listening to music impact crossing the street
    David C Schwebel
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Blvd, CH 415, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 45:266-71. 2012
    ..Policymakers might consider ways to protect distracted pedestrians from harm and to reduce the number of individuals crossing streets while distracted...
  6. doi request reprint The influence of carrying a backpack on college student pedestrian safety
    David C Schwebel
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Blvd, CH 415, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 41:352-6. 2009
    ..Implications for pedestrian safety and future research are discussed...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of cell phone distraction on pediatric pedestrian injury risk
    Despina Stavrinos
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Blvd, CH 415, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e179-85. 2009
    ..This study was designed to examine the influence of talking on a cell phone for pediatric pedestrian injury risk...
  8. doi request reprint Symptom dimensions of disruptive behavior disorders in adolescent drivers
    Annie A Garner
    University Transportation Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama Department of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio
    J Atten Disord 18:496-503. 2014
    ..It is unclear whether symptoms of inattention, hyperactivity/impulsivity, or oppositional defiant disorder (ODD) increase risk of poor driving outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint Attentional control, high intensity pleasure, and risky pedestrian behavior in college students
    David C Schwebel
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Boulevard, CH 415, Birmingham, AL 35294, United States
    Accid Anal Prev 41:658-61. 2009
    ..Theoretical and applied implications are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Predicting Motor Vehicle Collisions in a Driving Simulator in Young Adults Using the Useful Field of View Assessment
    Benjamin McManus
    a Translational Research for Injury Prevention Laboratory, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    Traffic Inj Prev 16:818-23. 2015
    ..The present study examined whether UFOV was a predictive measure of motor vehicle collisions in a driving simulator in a young adult population...
  11. pmc The impact of billboards on driver visual behavior: a systematic literature review
    John S Decker
    a Translational Research for Injury Prevention Laboratory, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
    Traffic Inj Prev 16:234-9. 2015
    ..To narrow these knowledge gaps, a systematic literature review was conducted on billboard-related changes in driver visual behavior...