Catherine J Vladutiu
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Pregnant driver-associated motor vehicle crashes in North Carolina, 2001-2008Catherine J Vladutiu
Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, CB 8050, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 8050, USA
Accid Anal Prev 55:165-71. 2013..Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of maternal injury-related mortality during pregnancy in the United States, yet pregnant women remain an understudied population in motor vehicle safety research...
- Disability and home hazards and safety practices in US householdsCatherine 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...
- Hazardous task recognition among U.S. adolescents working in the retail or service industryCatherine 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...
- Teen workers' exposures to occupational hazards and use of personal protective equipmentCarol 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...
- Parental involvement with their working teensCarol 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...
- Physical activity and injuries during pregnancyCatherine J Vladutiu
Dept of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
J Phys Act Health 7:761-9. 2010..Although physical activity can provide health benefits to pregnant women, population-based research on the circumstances surrounding injuries from physical activity during pregnancy is lacking...