B E Ebel

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Too small for a seatbelt: predictors of booster seat use by child passengers
    Beth E Ebel
    Department of Pediatrics, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e323-7. 2003
  2. pmc Lost working days, productivity, and restraint use among occupants of motor vehicles that crashed in the United States
    B E Ebel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Inj Prev 10:314-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Child passenger safety behaviors in Latino communities
    Beth E Ebel
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:358-73. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of child booster seats in motor vehicles following a community campaign: a controlled trial
    Beth E Ebel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    JAMA 289:879-84. 2003
  5. pmc Child passenger safety: potential impact of the Washington State booster seat law on childcare centers
    B A Chang
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington Department of Pediatrics, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Inj Prev 8:284-8. 2002
  6. pmc Lessons for increasing awareness and use of booster seats in a Latino community
    J W Lee
    Department of Pediatrics and the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Inj Prev 9:268-9. 2003
  7. pmc Validation of parent self reported home safety practices
    A S Robertson
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Inj Prev 11:209-12. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The acute medical care costs of fall-related injuries among the U.S. older adults
    Bahman S Roudsari
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Injury 36:1316-22. 2005
  9. pmc Pedestrians' injury patterns in Ghana
    James Damsere-Derry
    CSIR Building and Road Research Institute, Kumasi, Ghana
    Accid Anal Prev 42:1080-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention of deaths from harmful drinking in the United States: the potential effects of tax increases and advertising bans on young drinkers
    William Hollingworth
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Box 359960, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:300-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Too small for a seatbelt: predictors of booster seat use by child passengers
    Beth E Ebel
    Department of Pediatrics, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Pediatrics 111:e323-7. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to measure booster seat use directly, determine factors predictive of proper child restraint, and assess parental reasons for booster use and nonuse...
  2. pmc Lost working days, productivity, and restraint use among occupants of motor vehicles that crashed in the United States
    B E Ebel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Inj Prev 10:314-9. 2004
    ..In 2001, 6.3 million passengers were involved in motor vehicle crashes. This study aimed to determine the number of work days lost as a result of motor vehicle crashes and factors that influenced people's return to work...
  3. ncbi request reprint Child passenger safety behaviors in Latino communities
    Beth E Ebel
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:358-73. 2006
    ..Rural parents preferred radio to television messages. Campaign messages highlighting the risks to child safety and the risk of a citation are likely to motivate booster seat use among Latino families...
  4. ncbi request reprint Use of child booster seats in motor vehicles following a community campaign: a controlled trial
    Beth E Ebel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Box 359960, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    JAMA 289:879-84. 2003
    ..Once children have outgrown car seats, booster seats protect from injury better than lap and shoulder belts alone. However, the majority of children aged 4 to 8 years use only an adult seat belt...
  5. pmc Child passenger safety: potential impact of the Washington State booster seat law on childcare centers
    B A Chang
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington Department of Pediatrics, Seattle 98104 2499, USA
    Inj Prev 8:284-8. 2002
    ..To examine factors associated with compliance and with perceived readiness for the new Washington State booster seat law, and to identify perceived barriers to compliance among licensed childcare centers...
  6. pmc Lessons for increasing awareness and use of booster seats in a Latino community
    J W Lee
    Department of Pediatrics and the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Inj Prev 9:268-9. 2003
    ..This study investigates Latino parents' knowledge, attitudes and beliefs about booster seats, barriers to booster seat use, and effective strategies for message delivery in the Latino community...
  7. pmc Validation of parent self reported home safety practices
    A S Robertson
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Inj Prev 11:209-12. 2005
    ..To evaluate the validity of parents' self reported home safety practices concerning smoke detectors, bike helmets, car seats, and water heater temperature...
  8. ncbi request reprint The acute medical care costs of fall-related injuries among the U.S. older adults
    Bahman S Roudsari
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Injury 36:1316-22. 2005
    ....
  9. pmc Pedestrians' injury patterns in Ghana
    James Damsere-Derry
    CSIR Building and Road Research Institute, Kumasi, Ghana
    Accid Anal Prev 42:1080-8. 2010
    ..To establish the associations between pedestrian injury and explanatory variables such as vehicular characteristics, temporal trends, and road environment...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention of deaths from harmful drinking in the United States: the potential effects of tax increases and advertising bans on young drinkers
    William Hollingworth
    Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Box 359960, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:300-8. 2006
    ..In this study, we estimate the impact of interventions to reduce the prevalence of drinking among youth on subsequent drinking patterns and alcohol-attributable mortality...
  11. ncbi request reprint Television, video, and computer game usage in children under 11 years of age
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, 98115 8160, USA
    J Pediatr 145:652-6. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Continuity of binge and harmful drinking from late adolescence to early adulthood
    Carolyn A McCarty
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115 8160, USA
    Pediatrics 114:714-9. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that late adolescent drinking behavior (ages 17-20) is associated with harmful and binge drinking in early adulthood (ages 30-31)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prevention of smoking-related deaths in the United States
    Frederick P Rivara
    Department of Pediatrics, Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:118-25. 2004
    ..Tobacco is the leading cause of death in the United States. The majority of people who smoke begin before age 18...
  14. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation interventions for adolescents: a systematic review
    Michelle M Garrison
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Box 354920, 6200 NE 74th Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:363-7. 2003
    ..To conduct a systematic review of controlled trials for adolescent smoking cessation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Crash proof kids? An overview of current motor vehicle child occupant safety strategies
    Beth E Ebel
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care 33:38-55. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Cigarette tax increase and media campaign cost of reducing smoking-related deaths
    Paul A Fishman
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:19-26. 2005
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  17. ncbi request reprint Pediatric smoking prevention interventions delivered by care providers: a systematic review
    Dimitri A Christakis
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th Street, Suite 210, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:358-62. 2003
    ..To conduct a systematic review of randomized controlled trials of smoking prevention interventions for youth delivered via medical or dental providers' offices...
  18. doi request reprint Comida en venta: after-school advertising on Spanish-language television in the United States
    Darcy A Thompson
    Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Pediatr 152:576-81. 2008
    ..To analyze the content of food and drink commercials aired during after-school hours on Spanish-language television...
  19. pmc Restraint use among northwest American Indian children traveling in motor vehicles
    Jodi A Lapidus
    Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Division of Biostatistics, Center for Healthy Communities, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland 97239, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1982-8. 2005
    ..e., age and weight appropriate) passenger restraint systems...
  20. pmc Alcohol interventions for trauma patients treated in emergency departments and hospitals: a cost benefit analysis
    Larry M Gentilello
    Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Critical Care, Parkland Memorial Hospital, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, 5323 Harry Hines Boulevard, MC 9158, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Ann Surg 241:541-50. 2005
    ..To determine if brief alcohol interventions in trauma centers reduce health care costs...
  21. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of school-based smoking prevention trials with long-term follow-up
    Sarah E Wiehe
    Child Health Services Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:162-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review of rigorously evaluated interventions for school-based smoking prevention with long-term follow-up data...
  22. ncbi request reprint Perceptions about computers and the internet in a pediatric clinic population
    Aaron E Carroll
    Children s Health Services Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Ind, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:122-6. 2005
    ..A digital divide with respect to computer and Internet access has been noted in numerous studies and reports. Equally important to ownership is comfort with computers and Internet technology, and concerns about privacy of personal data...