S S Islam
Affiliation: West Virginia University
- Gender differences in work-related injury/illness: analysis of workers compensation claimsS S Islam
Institute of Occupational and Environmental Health, West Virginia University, School of Medicine, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
Am J Ind Med 39:84-91. 2001..This study compares compensable work-related injuries/illnesses between females and males across all major industrial sectors and occupations using a state-managed Workers Compensation database...
- Risk factors for physical assault. State-managed workers' compensation experienceSyed S Islam
Institute of Occupational and Environmental Health, Department of Community Medicine, West Virginia University, School of Medicine, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506, USA
Am J Prev Med 25:31-7. 2003..A state-managed workers' compensation system can provide estimates of incidence of such injuries and allow evaluation of risk factors...
- Incidence and risk of work-related fracture injuries: experience of a state-managed workers' compensation systemS S Islam
Institute of Occupational and Environmental Health, PO Box 9190, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
J Occup Environ Med 43:140-6. 2001..The association among gender, age, occupation, and causes of fractures identified in this study will be useful in developing gender- and occupation-specific prevention intervention...
- Understanding work-related injuries in children: a perspective in West Virginia using the state-managed workers' compensation systemP F Ehrlich
Department of Surgery, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, WV, USA
J Pediatr Surg 39:768-72. 2004..The authors hypothesize that the risk and pattern of occupational injuries in young workers are different then adults...
- Cholesterol screening among children and their parentsV N Muratova
Department of Pediatrics, West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown 26506, USA
Prev Med 33:1-6. 2001....
- Occupational carbon monoxide poisoning among West Virginia workers' compensation claims: diagnosis, treatment duration, and utilizationM Sarper Erdogan
Kocaeli University Medical Faculty, Department of Public Health, Kocaeli, Turkey
J Occup Environ Med 46:577-83. 2004..CO poisoning could lead to prolonged disability and treatment in patients with mental health comorbidities, suggesting a possible role for early intervention...
- Outcomes of inappropriate prescribing of beta-blockers after an acute myocardial infarction in a Medicaid populationAncilla W Fernandes
Global Health Outcomes, GlaxoSmithKline, Collegeville, PA, USA
Ann Pharmacother 39:1416-22. 2005..Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) is associated with high mortality. beta-Blockers are known to reduce mortality and reinfarction rates when used for long-term prevention following an AMI...