Injury Prevention Epidemiology

 American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2010 (Supplement)

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American Journal of Preventive Medicine (AJPM)External Link​ 

The following is a collection of articles published as: Public Health Approach to Injury Prevention: The U.S. Military Experience; Vol. 38, No. 1 (p. S1- S222), January 2010, (a supplement to the AJPM). All articles posted with permission from the AJPM.

Guest Editors: Michelle Canham-Chervak, PhD, MPH1, Bruce Jones, MD, MPH1, David A. Sleet PhD2

1U.S. Army Public Health Command (Provisional), Injury Prevention Program ​
2Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
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An Evidence-Based Public Health Approach to Injury Priorities and Prevention: Recommendations for the U.S. Military (Jones, BH, Canham-Chervak, M, & Sleet, DA)External Link 

Applications of Evidence-Based Approaches to Injury P​​revention Prioritization

A Systematic Process to Prioritize Prevention Activities: Sustaining Progress toward the Reduction of Military Injuries (Canham-Chervak, M., Hooper, TI., Brennan Jr., FH., Craig, SC., Girasek, DC., Schaefer, RA., Barbour, G., Yew, KS., & Jones, BH.)External Link 

A Process to Identify U.S. Military Injury Prevention Priorities Based on Injury Type and Limited Duty Days (Ruscio, BA., Jones, BH., Bullock, SH., Burnham, BR., Canham-Chervak, M., Rennix, CP., Wells, TS., & Smith, JW.)External Link​ 

The Army Health Hazard Assessment Program's Medical Cost Avoidance Model (Bratt, GM., Kluchinsky Jr., TA., Coady, P., Jordan, NN., Jones, BH., & Spencer, CO.)External Link​ 

Defining the Magnitude of the Problem: U.S. Military Injury Surveillance

Medical Surveillance of Injuries in the U.S. Military: Descriptive Epidemiology and Recommendations for Improvement (Jones, BH., Canham-Chervak, M., Canada, S., Mitchener, TA., & Moore, S.)External Link​ 

Musculoskeletal Injuries: Description of an Under-Recognized Injury Problem among Military Personnel (Hauret, KG., Jones, BH., Bullock, SH., Canham-Chervak, M., & Canada, S.)External Link​ 

Epidemiology of Hearing Impairment and Noise-Induced Hearing Injury among U.S. Military Personnel, 2003-2005 (Helfer, TM., Canham-Chervak, M., Canada, S., & Mitchener, TA.)External Link​ 

Eye Injury Surveillance in the U.S. Military, 1996-2005 (Hilber, D., Mitchener, TA., Stout, J., Hatch, B., & Canham-Chervak, M.)External Link 

Oral-Maxillofacial Injury Surveillance in the U.S. Military, 1996-2005 (Mitchener, TA., & Canham-Chervak, M.)External Link​ 

Frequency and Causes of Nonbattle Injuries Air Evacuated from Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom, U.S. Army, 2001-2006 (Hauret, KG., Taylor, BJ., Clemmons, NS., Block, SR., & Jones, BH.)External Link​ 

Traumatic Brain Injury Hospitalizations of U.S. Army Soldiers Deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq (Wojcik, BE., Stein, CR., Bagg, K., Humphry, RJ., & Orosco, J.)External Link​ 

Identifying Modifiable Causes and Mechanisms of Injuries: U.S. Air Force Safety Data Analyses

Using Safety Data to Describe Common Injury-Producing Events: Examples from the U.S. Air Force (Copley, GB., Burnham, BR., Shim, MJ., & Kemp, PA)External Link​ 

Mechanisms of Slow Pitch Softball Injuries Reported to the HQ Air Force Safety Center: A Ten Year Descriptive Study, 1993 to 2002 (Burnham, BR., Copley, GB., Shim, MJ., Kemp, PA., & Jones, BH.)External Link​ 

Mechanisms of Basketball Injuries Reported to the HQ Air Force Safety Center: A Ten Year Descriptive Study, 1993 to 2002 (Burnham, BR., Copley GB., Shim, MJ., Kemp, PA., & Jones, BH.)External Link​ 

Mechanisms of Flag Football Injuries Reported to the U.S. Air Force Safety Center: A Ten Year Descriptive Study, 1993 to 2002 (Burnham, BR., Copley, GB., Shim, MJ., Kemp, PA., & Jones, BH.)External Link​ 

Injuries to Air Force Personnel Associated with Lifting, Handling, and Carrying Objects (Kemp, PA., Burnham, BR., Copley, GB., & Shim, MJ.)External Link​ 

Determining What Works to Prevent the Problem: U.S. M​ilitary Evaluations and Systematic Reviews of Injury Prevention Strategies

Prevention of Physical Training-Related Injuries: Recommendations for the Military and Other Active Populations Based on Expedited Systematic Reviews (Bullock, SH., Jones, BH., Gilchrist, J., & Marshall, SW.)External Link​ 

Systematic Review of the Parachute Ankle Brace: Injury Risk Reduction and Cost Effectiveness (Knapik, JJ., Spiess, A., Swedler, DI., Grier, TL., Darakjy, SS., & Jones, BH.)External Link​ 

Systematic Review of Military Motor Vehicle Crash-Related Injuries (Krahl, PL., Jankosky, CJ., Thomas, RJ., & Hooper, TI.)External Link​ 

Effect on Injuries of Assigning Shoes Based on Foot Shape in Air Force Basic Military Training (Knapik, JJ., Brosch, LC., Venuto, M., Swedler DI, Bullock, SH., Gaines, LS., Murphy, RJ., Tchandja, J., & Jones, BH.)External Link​ 

Com​​mentary

The Military Accident and Injury Prevention Challenge: Setting a Foundation for the Future (Angello, JJ., Smith, JW.)External Link​ 

Public Health and Risk Management: A Hybridized Approach to Military Injury Prevention (Gunlicks, JB., Patton, JT., Miller, SF., & Atkins, MG.)External Link​ 

The U.S. Army Medical Department Commitment to Injury Reduction (Schoomaker, EB.)External Link​ 

It Wouldn't Hurt to Create a Safer Military (Sleet, DA., Balwin, G.)​External Link​