Research In Action

Research In Action

Recent CIRP Publications - October 2020
October 22, 2020

Read abstracts of recent peer-reviewed research studies conducted by members of the Center for Injury Research and Prevention at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia's interdisciplinary team.

Teen Driving Safety

Joyce NR, Pfeiffer MR, Zullo AR, Ahluwalia JS, Curry AE. Individual and Geographic Variation in Driver's Suspension: Evidence of Disparities by Race, Ethnicity, and Income. Journal of Transport and Health. 2020.

Walshe EA, Romer D, Kandadai V, Winston FK. A Novel Health-Transportation Partnership Paves The Road For Young Driver Safety Through Virtual Assessment. Health Aff (Millwood). 2020 Oct;39(10):1792-1798.

Metzger K, Goodman ES, Foss RD, Joyce NR, Curry AE. Vehicle Safety Characteristics in Vulnerable Driver Populations. Traffic Injury Prevention. 2020.

Read more about CIRP's teen driving research.

Concussion and Brain Injury

Master CL, Podolak OE, Ciuffreda KJ, et al. Utility of Pupillary Light Reflex Metrics as a Physiologic Biomarker for Adolescent Sport-Related Concussion. JAMA Ophthalmol. 2020.

Read more about CHOP's Minds Matter Concussion research.

Healthcare Provider Issues

Acton AS, Gaw CE, Chounthirath T, Smith GA. Nonfatal Horse-related Injuries Treated in Emergency Departments in the United States, 1990-2017. Am J Emerg Med. 2020 Jun;38(6):1062-1068.

Poison Prevention

Ukert B, Huang Y, Sennett B, Delgado K. State-level Variation in Opioid Prescribing After Knee Arthroscopy Among the Opioid-naïve in the USA: 2015-2019. BMJ Open. 2020 Aug 20;10(8):e035126.

Read more about CHOP's poison prevention research.

Child Occupant Protection

Holcombe SA, Agnew AM, Derstine B, Wang SC. Comparing FE Human Body Model Rib Geometry to Population Data. Biomech Model Mechanobiol. 2020 May 22.

Kang YS, Kwon HJ, Stammen J, Moorhouse K, Agnew AM. Biomechanical Response Targets of Adult Human Ribs in Frontal Impacts. Ann Biomed Eng. 2020 Sep 28. 

Read more about CIRP's child occupant protection research.