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Strategizing Safety: Theoretical Frameworks to Understand Women's Decision Making in the Face of Partner Violence and Social Inequities
(SAGE Publications Inc., 2017-11)
Women in physically and psychologically abusive relationships face numerous decisions related to their safety: decisions that historically have been viewed by researchers and human service practitioners as related to ...
A Multi-level Model of Care Flow: Examining the Generation and Spread of Care in Organizations
(SAGE Publications, 2017-12)
Care is emerging as a key component of work processes that must be managed in organizations. We propose a model of care flow, which is defined as a multilevel work process through which caring feelings and actions are ...
Chicago transit authority train noise exposure
(Taylor & Francis, 2017-02-07)
To characterize noise exposure of riders on Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) trains, we measured noise levels twice on each segment of 7 of the 8 CTA train lines, which are named after colors, yielding 48 time-series ...
Annual Burden of Occupationally-Acquired Influenza Infections in Hospitals and Emergency Departments in the United States
Infections among health-care personnel (HCP) occur as a result of providing care to patients with infectious diseases, but surveillance is limited to a few diseases. The objective of this study is to determine the annual ...
Contact Patterns during Cleaning of Vomitus: A Simulation Study
Background. Environmental service workers cleaning bodily fluids may transfer pathogens through the environment and to themselves through contacts. Methods Participants with experience cleaning of hospital environments ...