Injury Publications, Reports and Resources

 Brain and Spinal Publications

Scudday T, Brasel KJ, Webb T, Codner P, Somberg L, Weigelt JA, Herrmann D, Peppard W. Safety and Efficacy of Prophylactic Anticoagulation in Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury. J Am Coll Surg 2011:Vol. 213(1):148-154.

McCrea M, Iverson G, McAllister T, Hammeke TA, Powell M, Barr WB, Kelly JP. An Integrated Review of Recovery after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (MTBI): Implications for Clinical Management. The Clinical Neuropsychologist, 2009; 23(8):1368-90.

deRoon-Cassini TA, de St. Aubin E, Valvano A, Hastings J, Horn P. Psychological Well-Being After Spinal Cord Injury: Perception of Loss and Meaning Making, Rehabil Psychol, 2009 Aug;54(3):306-14. PMID: 19702420

Kuppermann N, Holmes JF, Dayan PS, Hoyle JD, Atabaki SM, Holubkov R, Nadel FM, Monroe D, Stanley RM, Borgialli DA, Badawy MK, Schunk JE, Quayle KS, Mahajan P, Lichenstein R, Lillis KA, Tunik MG, Jacobs ES, Callahan JM, Gorelick MH, Glass TF, Lee LK, Bachman MC, Cooper A, Powell EC, Gerardi MJ, Melville KA, Muizelaar JP, Wisner DH, Zuspan SJ, Dean JM, Wooten-Gorges SL. Identifying Children at Very Low Risk of Clinically-Important Traumatic Brain Injuries After Blunt Head Trauma. Lancet 2009; 374:1160-1170.

Zhang J, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli TA, Son SF: Experimental study of blast-induced traumatic brain injury using a physical head model. Stapp Car Crash J 53:215-27, 2009.

Fijalkowski RJ, Stemper BD, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli TA: New Rat Model for Diffuse Brain Injury Using Coronal Plane Angular Acceleration. J Neurotrauma, 2007;24(8):1387-98.

Gennarelli T.A., Zhang, J., Yoganandan, N., Pintar, F.A.: Penetrating Traumatic Brain Injury Update. 15th Annual Rachidian Society, Kona, HI, Feb 2007.

Zhang J., Yoganandan N., Guan Y., Pintar F.A., Gennarelli T.A.: Experimental model for civilian ballistic brain injury biomechanics quantification. J Biomech; 2007; 40(10): 2341-46.

Zhang J., Yoganandan N., Pintar F.A., Guan Y., Gennarelli T.A.: Experimental study on non-exit ballistic-induced traumatic brain injury. ASME Summer Bioengineering Conference, Paper# SBC2007-176407, Keystone, CO, June 2007.

Zhang J., Yoganandan N., Pintar F.A., Gennarelli T.A.: Role of translational and rotational accelerations on brain strain in lateral head impact. Biomed Sci Instrum 42:501-506, 2006.

Zhang J, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Gennarelli TA: Experimental and finite element modeling of penetrating traumatic brain injury. International Conference on Biomechanics of Impact, Madrid, Spain, Sept 2006.

Gennarelli TA, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Muszynski CA, Zhang J. Clinical and biomechanical aspects of penetration and explosive injuries to the head, 13th Annual Rachidian Society, Kona, Hawaii, Feb 2005.

Tieves KS, Yang H, Layde PM. The Epidemiology of Traumatic Brain Injury in Wisconsin, 2001. Wisconsin Medical Journal. February 2005;104(2):22-25.

Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Zhang J, Gennarelli TA, Beuse N. Biomechanical aspects of blunt and penetrating head injuries. IUTAM Symposium on Biomechanics of Impact - From Fundamental Insights to Applications, Dublin, Ireland, pp173-184. July11-15, 2005.

Yoganandan N, Zhang J, Pintar FA: Lightweight low-profile nine-accelerometer package to obtain head angular accelerations, J. Biomech (In Press).

Zhang J, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Gennarelli TA: Temporal cavity and pressure distributions in brain simulant due to penetrating impact, J. Neurotrauma 22(11):1335-1347, 2005.

Zhang J, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Gennarelli TA: Biomechanics of penetrating head impact. ASME 2005 Summer Bioengineering Conference, Vail CA, June 2005.

Vander Vorst M, Chan P, Zhang J, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: New biomechanically based criterion for lateral skull fracture. AAAM 48:181-195, 2004.

Yoganandan N, Zhang J, Pintar FA: Force and acceleration corridors from lateral head impact. Traf Inj Prev 5(4):368-373, 2004

Zhang J, Yoganandan N, Pintar N, Gennarelli TA: Finite element modeling of projectile-induced head injury. 12th Annual Rachidian Society, Kona, Hawaii, pp 31-32, Feb 2004.

Zhang J, Yoganandan N, Muszynski CA, Pintar FA, Gennarelli TA: Analysis of penetrating head impact. ASME IMECE 2004-59899, Anaheim CA, Nov 2004.

Yoganandan N, Knowles SA, Maiman DJ, Pintar FA: Anatomic study of morphology of human cervical facet joint. Spine 2003 Oct 15;28(20):2317-23

Yoganandan N, Zhang J, Pintar FA, Gennarelli TA, Kuppa S, Eppinger RH: Biomechanics of lateral skull fracture. 20th IRCOBI Conference on Biomechanics of Impact, Lisbon, Portugal, pp 69-78, Sept 2003.

Zhang J, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Gennarelli TA: Finite element analysis of penetrating head injury. Proceedings ASME IMECE 2003-42978, Washington DC, Nov

Hilker CE, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Experimental determination of adult and pediatric neck scale factors. Stapp Car Crash J 46:417-429, 2002.

Rhee JS, Kilde JD, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N: Orbital blowout fractures. Arch Facial Plastic Surg 4:98-101, 2002

Zhang J, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA: Effects of vertebral body changes on cervical spine load sharing. Proceedings ASME IMECE 2002-32594, New Orleans LA, Nov 2002.

 Falls Publications

Grundstrom A, Guse C, Layde P. Risk Factors for Falls and Fall-related Injuries in Older Adults. Arch Gerontol Geriatr 2011 Aug 19 [Epub ahead of print].

Lim HJ, Cerull L, Hoffman R, Brasel KJ. Factors influencing discharge location after hospitalization from a traumatic fall among older persons J Trauma 2007 Oct;63(4):902-7.

Guse CE, Porinsky R. Risk factors associated with hospitalization for unintentional falls: Wisconsin hospital discharge data for patients aged 65 and over. WMJ 102(4):37-42, 2003.

 Injury Prevention as a Disease Publications

Brixey S, Christiansen AL, Tieves KS. Injuries can be prevented [editorial]. Wisconsin Medical Journal. February 2005; 104(2): 9-11

Corden TE, Christiansen AL, Hargarten SW. Injury: A disease that affects all of society [editorial]. Wisconsin Medical Journal. January 2005; 104(1):9-11.

Kiely JM, Brasel KJ, Weidner K, Weigelt JA. Predicting Quality of Life Six Months after Traumatic Injury. Abstract presented, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma, September 2005; J Trauma.

 Medical and Surgical Injury Publications

Budnitz DS, Layde PM. Outpatient drug safety: new steps in an old direction. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2007;16:160-165.

Guse CE, Yang H, Layde PM, Meurer LN. Identifying Risk Factors for Medical Injury. Int'l J for Quality in Health Care. (In Press)

Meurer LN, Russo C, Yang H, Guse CE, Brasel KJ, Layde PM. Excess Mortality Due to Medical Injury. Annals of Family Medicine. (In Press).

Layde PM, Meurer LN, Guse CE, Meurer, JR, Yang H, Laud P, et al. Medical injury identification using hospital discharge data. In: Henricksen K, Battles JB, Marks E, Lewin DI, ed. Advances in Patient Safety: From Research to Implementation. Rockville MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2005; Vol. 2:119-132.

Meurer, JR, Meurer LN, Grube J, Brasel KJ, McLaughlin C, Hargarten SW, Layde PM. Combining performance feedback with evidence-based educational resources. In: Henricksen K, Battles JB, Marks E, Lewin DI, ed. Advances in Patient Safety: From Research to Implementation. Rockville MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2005, 2005; Vol. 4:237-252.

Lee S, Brasel KJ, Lee B. Emergency Care Practitioner's Barriers to Mental Health Assessment, Treatment, and Referral of Post-Injury Patients. Wisconsin Medical Journal 2004;103(6):78-82

Liu YK, Yoganandan N, Zhang J, Pintar FA: Miniaturization of the nine-linear accelerometer array to measure high angular acceleration of a rigid body. 2nd World Congress for Chinese Biomedical Engineering, Beijing, Sept 27-29, 2004.

Brasel KJ, Allen B, Edmiston C, Weigelt JA, Correlation of Intracellular Organisms with Quantitative Endotracheal Aspirate. J Trauma 54(1): 141-146, Jan 2003.

Brasel KJ. Percutaneous Tracheostomy. Operative Techniques in General Surgery 5(3):181-187 September 2003.

Brasel KJ, Weigelt JA, Christians KK, Somberg LB. The value of process measures in evaluating an evidence-based guideline. Surgery 134(4):605-612, October 2003.

Easson AM, Lee KF, Brasel KJ, Krouse RS, Clinical Research for Surgeons in Palliative Care: Challenges and Opportunities. J Am Coll Surg 196(1): 141-51, Jan 2003.

Fitzpatrick C, Brasel KJ. Chest Tube Insertion. Operative Techniques in General Surgery 5(3):129-133 September 2003.

Lee S, Brasel KJ, Lee B. Emergency care practitioners' barriers to mental health assessment, treatment, and referral of post-injury patients. Wisconsin Medical Journal 2003.

Agha Z, Layde PM, et al. Are patients at veterans affairs medical centers sicker?: A comparative analysis of health status and medical resource. Arch Intern Med 2000 Nov; 160(21):3252-57. 2003.

Brasel KJ, Rasmussen J, Cauley C, Weigelt, JA, Reasons for Delayed Discharge of Trauma Patients. J Surg Research 107: 223-226, 2002.

Layde PM, Cortes LA, Teret SP, Brasel KJ, Kuhn EM, Mercy JA, Hargarten SW. Patient safety efforts should focus on medical injuries. JAMA 2002; 287(15):1993-1997.

Maas Cortes L, Hargarten SW. Preventive care in the emergency department: a systematic literature review on emergency department-based interventions that address smoke detectors in the home. Acad Emerg Med. 2001 Sep;8(9):925-9.

Nusynski CA, Zhang J, Pintar FA, Yoganandan N, Gennarelli TA. Clinical Biomechanics of penetrating trauma, J Neurotrauma 2001, 19(10):1346.

Brasel KJ, Layde PM, Hargarten SW. Evaluation of error in medicine: application of a public health model. Acad Emer Med 2000 Nov; 7(11):1298-1302.

 Pediatric Injury Publications

Stevens MW, Hainsworth KR, Weisman S, Layde P. Health-related Quality of Life in Pediatric Minor Injury: Reliability, Validity, and Responsiveness of the Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory in the Emergency Department. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 161(1):74-81. January 2012.

Drendel AL, Kelly BK, Ali S. Pain Assessment for Children: Overcoming Challenges and Optimizing Care. Pediatric Emergency Care, 27(8):773-81, 2011. PMID: 21822093.

Ali S, Drendel AL, Kircher J, Beno S. Pain Management of Musculoskeletal Injuries in Children: Current State and Future Directions. Pediatric Emergency Care; 26(7):518-524, July 2010.

Winthrop AL. Health Related Quality of Life After Pediatric Trauma, Current Opinion in Pediatrics, June 2010; 22(3):345-51.

Kuppermann N, Holmes JF, Dayan PS, Hoyle JD, Atabaki SM, Holubkov R, Nadel FM, Monroe D, Stanley RM, Borgialli DA, Badawy MK, Schunk JE, Quayle KS, Mahajan P, Lichenstein R, Lillis KA, Tunik MG, Jacobs ES, Callahan JM, Gorelick MH, Glass TF, Lee LK, Bachman MC, Cooper A, Powell EC, Gerardi MJ, Melville KA, Muizelaar JP, Wisner DH, Zuspan SJ, Dean JM, Wooten-Gorges SL. Identifying Children at Very Low Risk of Clinically-Important Traumatic Brain Injuries After Blunt Head Trauma. Lancet 2009; 374:1160-1170.

Buchanich JM, Songer TJ, Cassidy LD, Marsh GM, Ford HR. A Clinical Decision Making Rule for Mild Head Injury in Infants & Toddlers. Saarbrücken: VDM Verlag Dr. Muller, 2008.

Cassidy LD, Cunningham M, Buchanich J, Marsh GM, Guice K. Proposed Sampling Plan for a National Trauma Registry for Children. Journal of Registry Management, 2008; 35(3): 113-119.

Gorelick MH, Atabaki SM, Hoyle JD, Dayan PS, Holmes JF, Holubkov R, Monroe D, Callahan JM, Kuppermann N and PECARN. Interobserver Agreement in Assessment of Clinical Variables in Children with Blunt Head Trauma. Acad Emerg Med 2008; 15:812-818.

Meurer JR, Yang H, Guse CE, Scanlon MC, Layde PM. Medical injuries among hospitalized children. Quality and Safety in Health Care. 2006;15:202-7.

Winthrop AL, Brasel KJ, Weinstein C, Stahovic L, Paulson J, Kuhn EM. Evaluation of Functional Outcome and Quality of Life One Year after Pediatric Trauma. Abstract presented, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. J Trauma. September 2005.

Winthrop AL, Brasel KJ, Stahovic L, Paulson J, Schneeberger B, Kuhn EM. Quality of Life and Functional Outcome after Pediatric Trauma. J Trauma. March 2005;58(3):468-474

Gorelick MH. Severity of illness measures for pediatric emergency care: are we there yet? [Editorial]. Ann Emerg Med 2003 May;41(5):639-43.

Yen K, Kim M, Stremski E, Gorelick MH. The effect of ethnicity and race on the use of pain medications in children with long bone fractures in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2003 Jul;42(1):41-7

Yen K, Gorelick MH. Ultrasound Applications for the Pediatric Emergency Department Review of current literature. Pediatr Emerg Care 2002;18:226-234.

 Poisoning Publications

Budnitz DS, Layde PM. Outpatient Drug Safety: New Steps in an Old Direction. Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety 2007;16:160-5.

Marbella AM, Yang H, Guse CE, Meurer JR, Layde PM. Adolescent hospital discharges associated with self-poisonings, Wisconsin 2000-2002. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2005; 104(7):59-64.

Perry MJ, Layde PM. Farm pesticides: outcomes of a randomized controlled intervention to reduce risk. Am J of Preventive Medicine 2003; 24(4):310-315.

Perry MJ, Marbella A, Layde PM. Compliance with required pesticide-specific protective equipment use. American Journal of Industrial Medicine 2002; 41:70-73.

Perry MJ, Marbella AM, Layde PM. Association of pesticide safety knowledge with beliefs and intentions among farm pesticide applicators. J Occ Env Med 2000; 42(2):187-193.

 Post Traumatic Stress Publications

Bertelson A, Brasel KJ, deRoon-Cassini TA. Implementing a Post Traumatic Stress and Functional Outcome Screening Process for Trauma Patients at a Level 1 Adult Trauma Center. Journal of Trauma Nursing 2011;18(1).

Roberts J, deRoon-Cassini T, Brasel KJ. Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: A primer for trauma surgeons. Journal of Trauma, 2010; 69(1):231-7.

Grunert BK, Smucker M, Weis JM, Rusch MD. When Prolonged Exposure Fails. Adding an Imagery-Based Cognitive Restructuring Component in the Treatment of Industrial Accident Victims Suffering from PTSD. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 2003, 10: 333-346.

 Sports Injury Publications

Dempsey RL, Layde PM, Laud PW, Guse CE, Hargarten SW. Incidence of sports and recreation related injuries resulting in hospitalization in Wisconsin in 2000. Injury Prevention. 11(2):91-6, 2005.

 Suicide Publications

Wanta BT, Schlotthauer AE, Guse CE, Hargarten SW: The Burden of Suicide in Wisconsin’s Older Adult Population. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 2009; 108(2), 87-93

Shiffler T, Hargarten SW and Withers RL. The burden of suicide and homicide on Wisconsin's children and youth. Wisconsin Medical Journal,2005;104(1):62-67

 Transportation Publications

Schlotthauer AE, Guse CE, Brixey S, Corden TE, Hargarten SW, Layde PM. Motor Vehicle Crashes Associated with Alcohol: Child Passenger Injury and Restraint Use, Am J Prev Med, 2011 Mar 40(3): 320-3.

Hanrahan R, Layde P, Zhu S, Guse C, Hargarten S. The Association of Driver Age with Traffic Injury Severity in Wisconsin. Traffic Injury Prevention, 2009; 10(4), 361-367.

Heng K, Hargarten SW, Craven A, Layde P, Zhu S. Motor vehicle crashes and moderate alcohol Intake – Conflict Between Health Advantage and At-Risk Use. Alcohol & Alcoholism. 2006;41:451-54

Woolf C, Heng, Layde P, Zhu S. Elderly and motor vehicle crashes. Chinese Journal of Emergency Medicine 2006; 15:6-12.

Zhu S, Layde P, Guse C, Laud P, Pintar F, Nirula R, Hargarten S. Obesity and Risk for Death due to Motor Vehicle Crashes. American Journal of Public Health, April 2006;94(4):#1-6.

Zhu S, Layde P, Guse C, Laud P, Pintar F, Hargarten S. Obesity increases male drivers' risk of death in motor vehicle crashes. American Journal of Public Health, 2006;96(4):#1-7.

Anderson Fohr S, Layde PM, MD, Guse CE. Graduated Driver Licensing in Wisconsin: Does It Create Safer Drivers? Wisconsin Medical Journal. September 2005; 104(7) 31-36.

Pan S, Chen E, Zhu S, Layde P, Pirrallo R, Hargarten S. Epidemiology characteristics of road traffic injury in China. Chinese Journal of Emergency Medicine 2005; 14 (9) 709-714.

Sauter C, Zhu S, Allen S, Hargarten S, Layde P. Increased Risk of Death or Disability in Unhelmeted Wisconsin Motorcyclists. Wisconsin Medical Journal. February 2005;104(2):39-44.

Sinson GP, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Morgan RM, Maiman DJ, Brasel KJ, Gennarelli TA. Carotid artery trauma in motor vehicle crashes: Investigation of the local tensile loading mechanism. Proceedings of the International Research Council on the Biomechanics of Impact. September 2003.

Brasel KJ, Quickel R, Yoganandan N, Weigelt JA. Seat Belts Are More Effective than Airbags in Reducing Thoracic Aortic Injury in Frontal Motor Vehicle Crashes. J Trauma 53:309-313, 2002.

Schlotthauer AE, Guse CE, Brixey S, Corden TE, Hargarten SW, Layde PM. Motor Vehicle Crashes Associated with Alcohol: Child Passenger Injury and Restraint Use, Am J Prev Med, 2011 Mar 40(3): 320-3.

Hanrahan R, Layde P, Zhu S, Guse C, Hargarten S. The Association of Driver Age with Traffic Injury Severity in Wisconsin. Traffic Injury Prevention, 2009; 10(4), 361-367.

Heng K, Hargarten SW, Craven A, Layde P, Zhu S. Motor vehicle crashes and moderate alcohol Intake – Conflict Between Health Advantage and At-Risk Use. Alcohol & Alcoholism. 2006;41:451-54

Woolf C, Heng, Layde P, Zhu S. Elderly and motor vehicle crashes. Chinese Journal of Emergency Medicine 2006; 15:6-12.

Zhu S, Layde P, Guse C, Laud P, Pintar F, Nirula R, Hargarten S. Obesity and Risk for Death due to Motor Vehicle Crashes. American Journal of Public Health, April 2006;94(4):#1-6.

Zhu S, Layde P, Guse C, Laud P, Pintar F, Hargarten S. Obesity increases male drivers' risk of death in motor vehicle crashes. American Journal of Public Health, 2006;96(4):#1-7.

Anderson Fohr S, Layde PM, MD, Guse CE. Graduated Driver Licensing in Wisconsin: Does It Create Safer Drivers? Wisconsin Medical Journal. September 2005; 104(7) 31-36.

Pan S, Chen E, Zhu S, Layde P, Pirrallo R, Hargarten S. Epidemiology characteristics of road traffic injury in China. Chinese Journal of Emergency Medicine 2005; 14 (9) 709-714.

Sauter C, Zhu S, Allen S, Hargarten S, Layde P. Increased Risk of Death or Disability in Unhelmeted Wisconsin Motorcyclists. Wisconsin Medical Journal. February 2005;104(2):39-44.

Sinson GP, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Morgan RM, Maiman DJ, Brasel KJ, Gennarelli TA. Carotid artery trauma in motor vehicle crashes: Investigation of the local tensile loading mechanism. Proceedings of the International Research Council on the Biomechanics of Impact. September 2003.

Brasel KJ, Quickel R, Yoganandan N, Weigelt JA. Seat Belts Are More Effective than Airbags in Reducing Thoracic Aortic Injury in Frontal Motor Vehicle Crashes. J Trauma 53:309-313, 2002.

 Traveler Injury Publications

Tonellato DJ, Guse CE, Hargarten SW. Injury Deaths of US Citizens Abroad: New Data Source, Old Travel Problem, J Travel Med 2009.

Hargarten SW: Injuries and Injury Prevention. In Health Problems While Traveling pp 485-491, 2008.

Cortés LM, Hargarten SW, Hennes HM. Recommendations for water safety and drowning prevention for travelers. J Travel Med 2006; 13(1): 21-34.

 Violence-Related Publications

Hamberger LK, Guse CE. Increasing Physician Inquiry for Intimate Partner Violence in a Family Medicine Setting: Placing a Screening Prompt on the Patient Record. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma 2010 (19):839-52.

Villaveces A, Christiansen A, Hargarten SW. Developing a Global Research Agenda on Violence and Injury Prevention: A Modest Proposal, Injury Prevention, 2010.

Ambuel B, Phelan MB, Hamberger LK, Wolff. Healthcare Can Change From Within: A Sustainable Model for Intimate Partner Violence Intervention and Prevention. In, Banyard V, Edwards V, Kendall-Tackett K (Eds.). Trauma and Physical Health: Understanding the Effects of Extreme Stress and of Psychological Harm, 2009: Chapter 8, 202-37.

Conradi, L., Geffner, R., Hamberger, L.K., & Lawson, G. An Exploratory Study of Women as Dominant Aggressors of Physical Violence in Their Intimate Relationships. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 2009;18: 718-38

Cunningham R, Knox L, Fein J, Harrison S, Frisch K, Walton M, Dicker R, Calhoun D, Becker M, Hargarten SW. Before and After the Trauma Bay: The Prevention of Violent Injury Among Youth. Ann Emerg Med 2009; 53(4):490-500.

Hamberger LK, Holtzworth-Munroe A. Psychopathological Correlates of Male Aggression. In KD O’Leary & EM Woodin (Eds.), Psychological and Physical Aggression in Couples: Causes and interventions. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2009; 79-98.

Hamberger LK. Risk Factors for Intimate Partner Violence Perpetration: Typologies and Characteristics of Batterers. In C. Mitchell & D. Anglin (Eds.), Intimate Partner Violence: A Health-Based Perspective, New York: Oxford University Press, 2009; 115-31.

Hamberger LK, Lohr JM, Parker LM, Witte T. Treatment Approaches for Men Who Batter Their Partners. In C. Mitchell & D. Anglin (Eds.), Intimate Partner Violence: A Health-Based Perspective, New York: Oxford University Press, 2009; 459-71.

Houry D, Cunningham RM, Hankin A, James T, Bernstein E, Hargarten S. Violence Prevention in the Emergency Department: Future Research Priorities, Journal of Acad Emerg Med, November 2009; 16(11),1089-95.

Johnson N, Klingbeil C, Melzer-Lange MD, Humphreys C, Scanlon MC Simpson P, Evaluation of an intimate partner violence curriculum in a pediatric hospital. Pediatrics 2009;123; 562-568.

Hamberger, LK. Twenty-five Years of Change in Working With Partner Abusers – Part I: Observations from the Trenches About Community and System-Level Changes. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 2008;16: 355-375.

Hamberger LK. Twenty-five Years of Change working with partner abusers – Part II: Observations from the Trenches About Changes in Understanding Abusers and Abuser Treatment. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment, and Trauma, 2008; 17:1-22.

Melzer-Lange M, McCart MR, Phelps, LF, Heueremann, WH, Davies WH:Project Ujima: Working together to make things right. In Youth Violence: Interventions for Health Care Providers. R.D. Ketterlinus (Ed.),APHA Press, 2008,143-170.

Hamberger LK, Ambuel B, Guse C. Racial differences in battered women’s experiences and preferences for treatment from physicians. Journal of Family Violence; (22): 259-65, 2007. Published online 24 May 2007.

Hamberger LK. Preparing the next generation of physicians: Medical school and residency-based intimate partner violence curriculum and evaluation. Trauma, Violence, and Abuse; (8), 214-225. 2007.

McCart M, Melzer-Lange M. Project Ujima: Providing Comprehensive Care to Youth Violence Victims: Trauma Psychology: 2007; 2:15-17

Melzer-Lange MD, Van Thatcher C, Liu JX, Zhu S. Urban Community Characteristics and Adolescent Assault Victims. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2007; 106(7): 394-8.

Hamberger, LK., & Guse, CE. Typology of reactions to intimate partner violence among men and women arrested for intimate partner violence. Violence and Victims, 20:303-17, 2005.

Hamberger LK, Guse CE, Patel D, Griffen E. Increasing physician inquiry for intimate partner violence in a family medicine setting: Placing a screening prompt on the patient record. (Submitted).

Hamberger LK, Ambuel B, Guse, CE. Racial differences in battered women's experiences and preferences for treatment from physicians. (Accepted for publication, Journal of Family Violence - May, 2005.)

Phelan, M.B., Hamberger, LK, Guse, CE, Edwards S, Walczak S, & Zozel A. Domestic violence among male and female patients seeking emergency services. Violence and Victims, 20:187-206,2005.

Hamberger, L.K., Guse, C., Boerger, J., Minsky, D., Pape, D., & Folsom, C. Evaluation of a healthcare provider training program to identify and help partner violence victims. Journal of Family Violence, 19: 1-11, 2004.

Rickert KL, Zhang J, Muszynski CA, Yoganandan N, Pintar FA, Gennarelli TA: Relationship between hematoma and edema volumes and GCS in gunshot wounds to the head. Amer Assn of Neurolog Surg, Orlando FL, May 2004, Paper#1350

Ambuel, B., Butler, D., Hamberger, L.K., Lawrence, S., & Guse, C. Female and Male medical students' exposure to violence: Impact on well-being and perceived capacity to help battered women. Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 34, 113-135, 2003.

Milne JS, Hargarten SW, Kellerman AL, Wintemute GJ: Effect of current federal regulations on handgun safety features. Ann Emerg Med January 2003; 41(1):1-9.

Kuhn EM, Nie CL, O'Brien ME, Withers RL, Wintemute GJ, Hargarten, SW. Missing the target: A comparison of buyback and fatality related guns. Injury Prevention 2002;8:143-146.

Hargarten SW: The physician's role in preventing small arms injury. Medicine Conflict and Survival October-December 2002; 18(4):389-393.

Injury Reports

A Window into Prevention Report

The purpose of this preliminary report is to demonstrate the importance of capturing risk factors and circumstances associated with a child’s death beyond what is recorded on a death certificate.

Burden of Injury in Wisconsin

2006 and 2011 Burden of Injury in Wisconsin Reports

Burden of Falls in Wisconsin Report

This report seeks to describe the large burden that preventable injuries from falls place on individuals, families, and communities throughout Wisconsin.

Burden of Suicide in Wisconsin Report

The Burden of Suicide in Wisconsin Report provides detailed information about suicidal behavior, including completed suicides and attempts.

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