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Lucie Laflamme

Professor

Visiting address : Tomtebodavägen 18 A, Plan 4, Hiss 1 (Vänster) 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
Postal address : Department of Public Health Sciences (PHS), K9, Global health (IHCAR), 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
Delivery address : Tomtebodavägen 18 B 171 65 Solna, Sweden

About me

Current position: Professor of injury epidemiology and prevention

Research group: Head of the research group on Injuries' Social Aetiology and Consequences (ISAC).

Current affiliation: Honorary Professor at the University of South Africa (UNISA), in South Africa.

Current administrative position: Head of the Department of Public Health Sciences at KI (140 employees; 70 doctoral students and several undergraduate and graduate courses and programmes).

 

Supervision of doctoral students - main supervisor

I have supervised 16 doctoral students who have defended their doctoral theses and I have three additional ones registered.

 

Appointment as external examinor for doctoral theses in other universities

7 occasions - in Australia, Canada, France, Norway, Spain, and Sweden

 

Examples of scientific assignments

  • Member of the Swedish delegation at the Joint South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) – Forte workshop, Cape Town (South Africa), October 22-23 2015. Acted as representant of Karolinska Institutet. Own presentation at the workshop: Socioeconomic indeualities in childhood injuries: Epidemiology and Prevention.
  • Temporary advisor to the WHO at several occasions, among others for the World report on child and adolescent injuries (WHO and UNICEF; reviewer of the full report; January 2008), and as a lead author of a policy briefing on the reduction of social inequality in injuries (2010).
  • Member of the scientific review committee for the AERES (Agence d’évaluation de la recherche et de l’enseignement supérieur) of Bordeaux Research Center for Population Health at 2 occasions (2010 and 2015).
  • 2004-2013 Regular member of the Regional Ethics Review Board in Stockholm (Regionala etikprövningsnämnden i Stockholm)

Education

(1988-90) Postdoctoral studies

Sweden’s National Institute of Occupational Health, Division of Social Psychology (IPS), Solna, Sweden

(1984-87) Ph.D. in Industrial Relations

Laval University, Department of Industrial Relations, Quebec, Canada

(1980-83) Master Degree in Industrial Relations (MSc)

University of Montreal, School of Industrial Relations, Montreal, Canada

Research description

I have a vast experience in injury studies and have extensively published on the topic of social inequalities in injuries, in particular among children.

 

My current research projects deal with:

  • mobile telemedicine and emergency care of burn injury in resource-poor settings (Cape Town, South Africa),
  • the prevention of accidents and injuries on the Road (PAIR) through speed reduction in Oman,
  • and medication and injuries among older people.

 

Current research grants (as PI)

2017-2019                     

Deep learning for image-based diagnostics of burn injuries: Accuracy and potential for scale of a computer assisted diagnosis

From: The Swedish Scientific Council (3,0 million sek)

 

2013-2017

Mobile telemedicine and emergency care of injury in resource-poor settings. A research project on burn injuries in Cape Town, South Africa.

From: Marianne and Marcus Wallenberg Fundation (4,1 million sek)

 

2015-2016

Prevent Accidents and Injuries on the Road - PAIR. - Strengthening preventive efforts and enforcing speed management in Oman

From: The Research Council of the Sultana of Oman (3,0 million sek)

 

Current research grants (as co-PI)

2016-2018

Implementation and evaluation of a smartphone teleconsultation system for acute burn injury care in resource-poor settings

From: The Swedish Scientific Research Council (VR) (3,1 million sek)

PI: Marie Hasselberg

 

2016-2019

Injury Prevention and Care (INPACT: RTI). Capacity Development Grant

From: Sida

PI: Marie Hasselberg

Role: supervision of one PhD student

 

2016-2018

Strengthening healing processes among paediatric burn patients: digital storytelling applications for smartphone

Joint Swedish-South African grant application involving STINT (The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education) and NRF (The South African National Research Foundation) (600,000 sek)

PI SA: Ashley van Niekerk (SAMRC, Unisa)

PI SE: Mathilde Sengoelge (Karolinska Institutet)

Teaching portfolio

Teaching areas

Course development and course responsibility on the following topics

  • Ethics in public and global health research
  • Injury control and safety promotion

Links

Publications

Adherence to Referral Criteria at Admission and Patient Management at a Specialized Burns Centre: The Case of the Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa
Boissin C, Hasselberg M, Kronblad E, Kim Sm, Wallis L, Rode H, et al
International journal of environmental research and public health 2017;14(7):-

A roadmap for the implementation of mHealth innovations for image-based diagnostic support in clinical and public-health settings: a focus on front-line health workers and health-system organizations
Wallis L, Hasselberg M, Barkman C, Bogoch I, Broomhead S, Dumont G, et al
Global health action 2017;10(sup3):1340254-

A smartphone-based consultation system for acute burns - methodological challenges related to follow-up of the system
Hasselberg M, Wallis L, Blessing P, Laflamme L
Global health action 2017;10(sup3):1328168-

Assessing guidelines for burn referrals in a resource-constrained setting: Demographic and clinical factors associated with inter-facility transfer
Klingberg A, Wallis L, Rode H, Stenberg T, Laflamme L, Hasselberg M
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries 2017;43(5):1070-1077

Demographic and regional characteristics of road traffic injury deaths in Jiangsu Province, China
Ding Y, Zhou J, Yang J, Laflamme L
Journal of public health (Oxford, England) 2017;39(3):e79-e87

Gender-specific differences and burn outcome
Blom L, Klingberg A, Laflamme L, Wallis L, Hasselberg M
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries 2017;43(4):889-890

Image-based mHealth for remote diagnostic assistance a means to promote equity in quality care
Laflamme L
Global health action 2017;10(sup3):1344004-

Image-based teleconsultation using smartphones or tablets: qualitative assessment of medical experts
Boissin C, Blom L, Wallis L, Laflamme L
Emergency medicine journal : EMJ 2017;34(2):95-99

Injurious falls and subsequent adverse drug events among elderly - a Swedish population-based matched case-control study
Rausch C, Laflamme L, De Rooij Se, Bültmann U, Möller J
BMC geriatrics 2017;17(1):202-

Injury-related hospitalizations in 2002 and 2012 in a Mexican rural hospital: differences between indigenous and non-indigenous inpatients
Monárrez-espino J, Stahl Am, Tayabas Lmt, Carreón Ab, Laflamme L
International journal of injury control and safety promotion 2017;24(3):345-353

New, Occasional, and Frequent Use of Zolpidem or Zopiclone (Alone and in Combination) and the Risk of Injurious Road Traffic Crashes in Older Adult Drivers: A Population-Based Case-Control and Case-Crossover Study
Nevriana A, Möller J, Laflamme L, Monárrez-espino J
CNS drugs 2017;31(8):711-722

Number of medications and adverse drug events by unintentional poisoning among older adults in consideration of inappropriate drug use: a Swedish population-based matched case-control study
Rausch C, Laflamme L, Bültmann U, Möller J
European journal of clinical pharmacology 2017;73(6):743-749

Operational demands on pre-hospital emergency care for burn injuries in a middle-income setting: a study in the Western Cape, South Africa
Allgaier Rl, Laflamme L, Wallis La
International journal of emergency medicine 2017;10(1):2-

The global burden of child burn injuries in light of country level economic development and income inequality
Sengoelge M, El-khatib Z, Laflamme L
Preventive medicine reports 2017;6():115-120

Using Mobile Apps to Communicate Vaccination Records: A City-wide Evaluation with a National Immunization App, Maternal Child Registry and Public Health Authorities
Atkinson Km, El-khatib Z, Barnum G, Bell C, Turcotte Mc, Murphy Msq, et al
Healthcare quarterly (Toronto, Ont.) 2017;20(3):41-46

A Smartphone App and Cloud-Based Consultation System for Burn Injury Emergency Care
Wallis La, Fleming J, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L, Lundin J
PloS one 2016;11(2):e0147253-

Gender differences in burns: A study from emergency centres in the Western Cape, South Africa
Blom L, Klingberg A, Laflamme L, Wallis L, Hasselberg M
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries 2016;42(7):1600-1608

New opioid analgesic use and the risk of injurious single-vehicle crashes in drivers aged 50-80 years: A population-based matched case-control study
Monárrez-espino J, Laflamme L, Rausch C, Elling B, Möller J
Age and ageing 2016;45(5):628-34

Can We Trust the Use of Smartphone Cameras in Clinical Practice? Laypeople Assessment of Their Image Quality
Boissin C, Fleming J, Wallis L, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association 2015;21(11):887-92

Country level economic disparities in child injury mortality
Khan Ur, Sengoelge M, Zia N, Razzak Ja, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
Archives of disease in childhood 2015;100 Suppl 1():S29-33

CYP2D6-inhibiting drugs and the increased risk of fall-related injuries due to newly initiated opioid treatment--a Swedish, register-based case-crossover study
Möller J, Laflamme L, Söderberg Löfdal K
Basic & clinical pharmacology & toxicology 2015;116(2):134-9

Maternal and Child Ill Health as a Household Health Shock - Case Descriptions from a Vulnerability Perspective in Lao Pdr
Alvesson Hm, Laflamme L, Kanthaphat B, Lindelow M
JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT 2015;27(7):1125-1140

Patterns in health-related behaviours and fall injuries among older people: a population-based study in Stockholm County, Sweden
Helgadottir B, Moller J, Laflamme L
Age and ageing 2015;44(4):604-10

Photograph-based diagnosis of burns in patients with dark-skin types: the importance of case and assessor characteristics
Boissin C, Laflamme L, Wallis L, Fleming J, Hasselberg M
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries 2015;41(6):1253-60

The risk of fall injury in relation to commonly prescribed medications among older people--a Swedish case-control study
Kuschel Bm, Laflamme L, Möller J
European journal of public health 2015;25(3):527-32

Type, number or both? A population-based matched case-control study on the risk of fall injuries among older people and number of medications beyond fall-inducing drugs
Laflamme L, Monárrez-espino J, Johnell K, Elling B, Möller J
PloS one 2015;10(3):e0123390-

Housing, income inequality and child injury mortality in Europe: a cross-sectional study
Sengoelge M, Hasselberg M, Ormandy D, Laflamme L
Child: care, health and development 2014;40(2):283-91

Image-based medical expert teleconsultation in acute care of injuries. A systematic review of effects on information accuracy, diagnostic validity, clinical outcome, and user satisfaction
Hasselberg M, Beer N, Blom L, Wallis La, Laflamme L
PloS one 2014;9(6):e98539-

Medication and fall injury in the elderly population; do individual demographics, health status and lifestyle matter?
Helgadóttir B, Laflamme L, Monárrez-espino J, Möller J
BMC geriatrics 2014;14():92-

Number of medications and road traffic crashes in senior Swedish drivers: a population-based matched case-control study
Monárrez-espino J, Laflamme L, Elling B, Möller J
Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention 2014;20(2):81-7

Serial QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube assay and tuberculin skin test to diagnose latent tuberculosis in household Mexican contacts: conversion and reversion rates and associated factors using conventional and borderline zone definitions
Monárrez-espino J, Enciso-moreno Ja, Laflamme L, Serrano Cj
Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz 2014;109(7):863-70

The role of marital status in the association between benzodiazepines, psychotropics and injurious road traffic crashes: a register-based nationwide study of senior drivers in Sweden
Johnell K, Laflamme L, Möller J, Monárrez-espino J
PloS one 2014;9(1):e86742-

Young unlicensed drivers and fatal road traffic crashes in the USA in the past decade. A neglected public health issue
Hanna Cl, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention 2014;20(1):54-6

Analgesics and road traffic crashes in senior drivers: an epidemiological review and explorative meta-analysis on opioids
Monárrez-espino J, Möller J, Berg Hy, Kalani M, Laflamme L
Accident; analysis and prevention 2013;57():157-64

Changes in pregnancy and childbirth practices in remote areas in Lao PDR within two generations of women: implications for maternity services
Alvesson Hm, Lindelow M, Khanthaphat B, Laflamme L
Reproductive health matters 2013;21(42):203-11

Cohort profile: The Stockholm Public Health Cohort
Svensson Ac, Fredlund P, Laflamme L, Hallqvist J, Alfredsson L, Ekbom A, et al
International journal of epidemiology 2013;42(5):1263-72

Coping with uncertainty during healthcare-seeking in Lao PDR
Alvesson Hm, Lindelow M, Khanthaphat B, Laflamme L
BMC international health and human rights 2013;13():28-

Country-level economic disparity and child mortality related to housing and injuries: a study in 26 European countries
Sengoelge M, Elling B, Laflamme L, Hasselberg M
Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention 2013;19(5):311-5

Economic Growth, Motorization, and Road Traffic Injuries in the Sultanate of Oman, 1985-2009
Al-reesi H, Ganguly Ss, Al-adawi S, Laflamme L, Hasselberg M, Al-maniri A
TRAFFIC INJURY PREVENTION 2013;14(3):322-8

Newly initiated opioid treatment and the risk of fall-related injuries. A nationwide, register-based, case-crossover study in Sweden
Söderberg Kc, Laflamme L, Möller J
CNS drugs 2013;27(2):155-61

Reflections on the global burden of disease 2010 estimates
Byass P, De Courten M, Graham Wj, Laflamme L, Mccaw-binns A, Sankoh Oa, et al
PLoS medicine 2013;10(7):e1001477-

The association between family health status and child injury in a sample of African children
Wilson Ml, Hasselberg M, Kigwangalla Ha, Boursiquot Bl, Laflamme L
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INJURY CONTROL AND SAFETY PROMOTION 2013;20(1):91-3

Unlicensed driving and other related health risk behaviors: a study of Montana high school students
Hanna Cl, Laflamme L, Elling B, Möller J
Accident; analysis and prevention 2013;54():26-31

Active commuting to and from school among Swedish children-a national and regional study
Johansson K, Laflamme L, Hasselberg M
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2012;22(2):209-14

Adolescents' Perceived Safety and Security in Public Space-A Swedish Focus Group Study with a Gender Perspective
Johansson K, Laflamme L, Eliasson M
YOUNG 2012;20(1):69-88

Dangerous dads? Ecological and longitudinal analyses of paternity leave and risk for child injury
Laflamme L, Månsdotter A, Lundberg M, Magnusson C
Journal of epidemiology and community health 2012;66(11):1001-4

Fatal crash involvement of unlicensed young drivers: County level differences according to material deprivation and urbanicity in the United States
Hanna Cl, Laflamme L, Bingham Cr
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 2012;:291-5

Occurrence of AH1N1 viral infection and clinical features in symptomatic patients who received medical care during the 2009 influenza pandemic in Central Mexico
Castillo-palencia Jp, Laflamme L, Monarrez-espino J
BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES 2012;:363-

Shaping healthcare-seeking processes during fatal illness in resource-poor settings. A study in Lao PDR
Alvesson Hm, Lindelow M, Khanthaphat B, Laflamme L
BMC health services research 2012;12():477-

Child home injury mortality in Europe: a 16-country analysis
Sengoelge M, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2011;21(2):166-70

Epidemiology of fatal burns in rural South Africa: A mortuary register-based study from Mpumalanga Province
Blom L, Van Niekerk A, Laflamme L
BURNS 2011;37(8):1394-402

Youth suicide: an insight into previous hospitalisation for injury and sociodemographic conditions from a nationwide cohort study
Zambon F, Laflamme L, Spolaore P, Visentin C, Hasselberg M
INJURY PREVENTION 2011;17(3):176-81

20 Years of Research on Socioeconomic Inequality and Children's-Unintentional Injuries Understanding the Cause-Specific Evidence at Hand
Laflamme L, Hasselberg M, Burrows S
International journal of pediatrics 2010;2010():-

Barriers and Enablers to the Use of Measures to Prevent Pediatric Scalding in Cape Town, South Africa
Van Niekerk A, Menckel E, Laflamme L
PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING 2010;27(3):203-20

Child home injury mortality in Europe: a 16-country analysis
Sengoelge M, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:131-131

Fatal injuries among urban children in South Africa: risk distribution and potential for reduction
Burrows S, Van Niekerk A, Laflamme L
BULLETIN OF THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION 2010;88(4):267-72

Road traffic crash circumstances and consequences among young unlicensed drivers: A Swedish cohort study on socioeconomic disparities
Hanna Cl, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L, Moller J
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:14-

Socioeconomic disparities and attempted suicide: state of knowledge and implications for research and prevention
Burrows S, Laflamme L
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INJURY CONTROL AND SAFETY PROMOTION 2010;17(1):23-40

Time of injury in light of prior-to-injury and usual alcohol consumption: an emergency department study
Kuendig H, Laflamme L, Gmel G, Daeppen Jb, Hasselberg M
Open access emergency medicine : OAEM 2010;2():61-6

Young adolescents' independent mobility, related factors and association with transport to school. A cross-sectional study
Johansson K, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2010;:635-

Acute and usual drinking among emergency trauma patients: a study on alcohol consumption and injury patterns
Kuendig H, Hasselberg M, Gmel G, Daeppen Jb, Laflamme L
INJURY PREVENTION 2009;15(4):270-4

A pattern analysis of traffic crashes fatal to older drivers
Skyving M, Berg Hy, Laflamme L
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 2009;41(2):253-8

Demographic and circumstantial accounts of burn mortality in Cape Town, South Africa, 2001-2004: An observational register based study
Van Niekerk A, Laubscher R, Laflamme L
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;:374-

Emotional stress as a trigger of falls leading to hip or pelvic fracture. Results from the ToFa study - a case-crossover study among elderly people in Stockholm, Sweden
Möller J, Hallqvist J, Laflamme L, Mattsson F, Ponzer S, Sadigh S, et al
BMC geriatrics 2009;9():7-

Exploring the neighborhood: a web-based survey on the prevalence and determinants of fear among young adolescent girls and boys
Johansson K, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
International journal of adolescent medicine and health 2009;21(3):347-59

How do car crashes happen among young drivers aged 18-20 years? Typical circumstances in relation to license status, alcohol impairment and injury consequences
Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 2009;41(4):734-8

Injury incidence, healthcare consumption and avenues for prevention: a household survey on injury in rural Twiserkan, Iran
Rezapur-shahkolai F, Naghavi M, Vaez M, Shokouhi M, Laflamme L
PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;123(5):384-9

Older drivers' involvement in fatal RTCs. Do crashes fatal to them differ from crashes involving them but fatal to others?
Skyving M, Berg Hy, Laflamme L
SAFETY SCIENCE 2009;47(5):640-646

Post-crash management of road traffic injury victims in Iran. Stakeholders' views on current barriers and potential facilitators
Khorasani-zavareh D, Khankeh Hr, Mohammadi R, Laflamme L, Bikmoradi A, Haglund Bj
BMC emergency medicine 2009;9():8-

Social determinants of child and adolescent traffic-related and intentional injuries: A multilevel study in Stockholm County
Laflamme L, Hasselberg M, Reimers Am, Cavalini Lt, De Leon Ap
SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE 2009;68(10):1826-34

The requirements and challenges in preventing of road traffic injury in Iran. A qualitative study
Khorasani-zavareh D, Mohammadi R, Khankeh Hr, Laflamme L, Bikmoradi A, Haglund Bja
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2009;:486-

Traffic injury deaths in West Azarbaijan province of Iran: a cross-sectional interview-based study on victims' characteristics and pre-hospital care
Khorasani-zavareh D, Haglund Bja, Mohammadi R, Naghavi M, Laflamme L
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INJURY CONTROL AND SAFETY PROMOTION 2009;16(3):119-26

Using online databases to find journal articles on injury prevention and safety promotion topics: How do SafetyLit subscribers use other databases?
Lawrence Dw, Laflamme L
SAFETY SCIENCE 2009;47(1):1-8

Acute alcohol consumption and injury: Risk associations and attributable fractions for different injury mechanisms
Kuendig H, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L, Daeppen Jb, Gmel G
JOURNAL OF STUDIES ON ALCOHOL AND DRUGS 2008;69(2):218-26

Alcohol and nonlethal injuries: A Swiss emergency department study on the risk relationship between acute alcohol consumption and type of injury
Kuendig H, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L, Daeppen Jb, Gmel G
JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE 2008;65(1):203-11

Distribution and characteristics of road traffic crashes in the Chaoyang District of Beijing, China
Wang Y, Hasselberg M, Wu Zz, Laflamme L
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 2008;40(1):334-40

Does economic level similarly matter for injury mortality in the OECD and non-OECD countries?
Nasrullah M, Laflamme L, Khan J
SAFETY SCIENCE 2008;46(5):784-791

Estimating road traffic mortality more accurately: use of the capture-recapture method in the West Azarbaijan Province of Iran
Zavareh Dk, Mohammadi R, Laflamme L, Naghavi M, Zarei A, Haglund Bja
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INJURY CONTROL AND SAFETY PROMOTION 2008;15(1):9-17

Experienced stress, psychological symptoms, self-rated health and academic achievement: A longitudinal study of Swedish university students
Vaez M, Laflamme L
SOCIAL BEHAVIOR AND PERSONALITY 2008;36(2):183-195

Opinions about potential causes and triggers of intimate partner violence against women: a population-based study among married men from Kermanshah city, Iran
Hamzeh B, Farshi Mg, Laflamme L
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INJURY CONTROL AND SAFETY PROMOTION 2008;15(4):253-63

Opinions of married women about potential causes and triggers of intimate partner violence against women. A cross-sectional investigation in an Iranian city
Hamzeh B, Farshi Mg, Laflamme L
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2008;:209-

Pattern analysis of suicide mortality surveillance data in urban South Africa
Burrows S, Laflamme L
SUICIDE AND LIFE-THREATENING BEHAVIOR 2008;38(2):209-20

Peer victimization and intentional injuries: quantitative and qualitative accounts of injurious physical interactions between students
Laflamme L, Möller J, Hallqvist J, Engström K
International journal of adolescent medicine and health 2008;20(2):201-8

Road traffic injuries among young car drivers by country of origin and socioeconomic position
Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2008;53(1):40-5

The area-based social patterning of injuries among 10 to 19 year olds Changes over time in the Stockholm County
Reimers Am, De Leon Ap, Laflamme L
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2008;:131-

Unintentional child home injury incidence and patterns in six countries in Europe
Sengoelge M, Bauer R, Laflamme L
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INJURY CONTROL AND SAFETY PROMOTION 2008;15(3):129-39

Unintentional injuries in the rural population of Twiserkan, Iran: A cross-sectional study on their incidence, characteristics and preventability
Rezapur-shahkolai F, Naghavi M, Shokouhi M, Laflamme L
BMC PUBLIC HEALTH 2008;:269-

Using online databases to find journal articles on injury prevention and safety promotion research: key journals and the databases that index them
Lawrence Dw, Laflamme L
INJURY PREVENTION 2008;14(2):91-5

Assessment of accuracy of suicide mortality surveillance data in south Africa - Investigation in an urban setting
Burrows S, Laflamme L
CRISIS-THE JOURNAL OF CRISIS INTERVENTION AND SUICIDE PREVENTION 2007;28(2):74-81

Car crash and injury among young drivers: contribution of social, circumstantial and car attributes
Laflamme L, Vaez M
International journal of injury control and safety promotion 2007;14(1):5-10

Caregiver experiences, contextualizations and understandings of the burn injury to their child. Accounts from low-income settings in South Africa
Van Niekerk A, Seedat M, Menckel E, Laflamme L
CHILD CARE HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT 2007;33(3):236-45

Determination of suicide in South Africa: medical practitioner perspectives
Burrows S, Laflamme L
Archives of suicide research : official journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research 2007;11(3):281-90

Hip fractures among the elderly in a Swedish urban setting: Different perspectives on the significance of country of birth
Furugren L, Laflamme L
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;35(1):11-6

Hip fractures among the elderly: Personal and contextual social factors that matter
Reimers A, Laflamme L
JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE 2007;62(2):365-9

Interference between work and outside-work demands relative to health: Unwinding possibilities among full-time and part-time employees
Nylen L, Melin B, Laflamme L
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE 2007;14(4):229-36

Sex-specific suicide mortality in the South African urban context: The role of age, race, and geographical location
Burrows S, Vaez M, Laflamme L
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2007;35(2):133-9

Verbal abuse in school. Constructions of gender among 14-to 15-year-olds
Eliasson Ma, Isaksson K, Laflamme L
GENDER AND EDUCATION 2007;19(5):587-605

Adolescents' strategies for coping with safety in their neighbourhood
Johansson K, Laflamme L, Hasselberg M
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:132-133

Area characteristics and determinants of hospitalised childhood burn injury: A study in the city of Cape Town
Van Niekerk A, Reimers A, Laflamme L
PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;120(2):115-24

Developing the injury prevention and safety promotion thesaurus, international English edition: An interdisciplinary tool for indexing and searching for research literature. Progress report 1
Lawrence Dw, Guard A, Meier A, Laflamme L
SAFETY SCIENCE 2006;44(4):279-296

Fatal crashes involving young unlicensed drivers in the US
Hanna Cl, Taylor Dm, Sheppard Ma, Laflamme L
JOURNAL OF SAFETY RESEARCH 2006;37(4):385-93

First car-to-car crashes involving young adult drivers: main patterns and their relation to car and driver characteristics
Laflamme L, Hasselberg M, Kullgren A, Vaez M
International journal of injury control and safety promotion 2006;13(3):179-86

First year as a licensed car driver: Gender differences in crash experience
Monarrez-espino J, Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
SAFETY SCIENCE 2006;44(2):75-85

Health-related determinants of perceived quality of life: a comparison between first-year university students and their working peers
Vaez M, Ponce De Leon A, Laflamme L
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2006;26(2):167-77

Social inequality in injury risks: state of knowledge and challenges for prevention
Laflamme L, Hasselberg M, Burrows S
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:65-66

Suicide mortality in south africa
Burrows S, Laflamme L
SOCIAL PSYCHIATRY AND PSYCHIATRIC EPIDEMIOLOGY 2006;41(2):108-14

The mechanisms of social inequality in safety-examples from the traffic safety arena
Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:66-66

The neighbourhood socio-demographic context of teenage girls' deliberate self-harm
Reimers A, Laflamme L
International journal of injury control and safety promotion 2006;13(4):227-33

The social patterning of injury and its challenges for injury control and prevention
Laflamme L, Lund J
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2006;:65-65

Car safety and social differences in traffic injuries among young adult drivers: a study of two-car injury-generating crashes in Sweden
Laflamme L, Vaez M, Hasselberg M, Kullgren A
SAFETY SCIENCE 2005;43(1):1-10

Do episodes of peer victimization trigger physical injury? A case-crossover study of Swedish school children
Engstrom K, Hallqvist J, Moller J, Laflamme L
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2005;33(1):19-25

Impaired driving and motor vehicle crashes among Swedish youth: An investigation into drivers' sociodemographic characteristics
Vaez M, Laflamme L
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 2005;37(4):605-11

Limitations of secondary data sets for road traffic injury epidemiology: a study from Karachi, Pakistan
Razzak Ja, Laflamme L
Prehospital emergency care : official journal of the National Association of EMS Physicians and the National Association of State EMS Directors 2005;9(3):355-60

Living circumstances of suicide mortality in a South African city: An ecological study of differences across race groups and sexes
Burrows S, Laflamme L
SUICIDE AND LIFE-THREATENING BEHAVIOR 2005;35(5):592-603

Neighbourhood social and socio-economic composition and injury risks
Reimers A, Laflamme L
ACTA PAEDIATRICA 2005;94(10):1488-94

Socioeconomic aspects of the circumstances and consequences of car crashes among young adults
Hasselberg M, Vaez M, Laflamme L
SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE 2005;60(2):287-95

The social patterning of injury repetitions among young car drivers in Sweden
Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 2005;37(1):163-8

Verbal abuse, gender and well-being at school
Eliasson Ma, Laflamme L, Isaksson K
International journal of adolescent medicine and health 2005;17(4):367-78

Abusive events at work among young working adults - Magnitude of the problem and its effect on self-rated health
Vaez M, Ekberg K, Laflamme L
RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES-INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS 2004;59(3):569-584

Children at risk in traffic: improvement potentials in the Swedish context
Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
ACTA PAEDIATRICA 2004;93(1):113-9

Falls and fall-related injuries among the elderly: A survey of residential-care facilities in a Swedish municipality
Sadigh S, Reimers A, Andersson R, Laflamme L
JOURNAL OF COMMUNITY HEALTH 2004;29(2):129-40

Incidence and patterns of childhood burn injuries in the Western Cape, South Africa
Van Niekerk A, Rode H, Laflamme L
BURNS 2004;30(4):341-7

Injuries among children in Karachi, Pakistan - what, where and how
Razzak Ja, Luby Sp, Laflamme L, Chotani H
PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;118(2):114-20

Is perceived failure in school performance a trigger of physical injury? A case-crossover study of children in Stockholm County
Laflamme L, Engstrom K, Moller J, Hallqvist J
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2004;58(5):407-11

Is there equalisation in socioeconomic differences in the risk of traffic injuries in childhood? A study of three cohorts of Swedish school children
Laflamme L, Engström K, Huisman M
International journal of adolescent medicine and health 2004;16(3):253-63

Neighborhood social composition and injury risks among pre-adolescent and adolescent boys and girls. A study in Stockholm metropolitan
Reimers A, Laflamme L
International journal of adolescent medicine and health 2004;16(3):215-27

Parental social determinants of risk for intentional injury: A cross-sectional study of Swedish adolescents
Engstrom K, Diderichsen F, Laflamme L
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2004;94(4):640-5

Perceived quality of life and self-rated health among first-year university students - A comparison with their working peers
Vaez M, Kristenson M, Laflamme L
SOCIAL INDICATORS RESEARCH 2004;68(2):221-234

Ratings of health and quality of life by young working people: are there occupational or education-based differences?
Vaez M, Ekberg K, Laflamme L
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2004;23(3):193-8

Typical patterns in road-traffic accidents during driver training - An explorative Swedish national study
Berg Hy, Gregersen Np, Laflamme L
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 2004;36(4):603-8

Bicycle helmet campaigns and head injuries among children. Does poverty matter?
Farley C, Laflamme L, Vaez M
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2003;57(9):668-72

Equalisation of socioeconomic differences in injury risks at school age? A study of three age cohorts of Swedish children and adolescents
Engstrom K, Laflamme L, Diderichsen F
SOCIAL SCIENCE & MEDICINE 2003;57(10):1891-9

Health behaviors, self-rated health, and quality of life: A study among first-year Swedish university students
Vaez M, Laflamme L
JOURNAL OF AMERICAN COLLEGE HEALTH 2003;51(4):156-62

Hip fractures among older people: do marital status and type of residence matter?
Hokby A, Reimers A, Laflamme L
PUBLIC HEALTH 2003;117(3):196-201

Peer victimization during early adolescence: an injury trigger, an injury mechanism and a frequent exposure in school
Laflamme L, Engström K, Möller J, Hallqvist J
International journal of adolescent medicine and health 2003;15(3):267-79

Socioeconomic background and road traffic injuries: a study of young car drivers in Sweden
Hasselberg M, Laflamme L
Traffic injury prevention 2003;4(3):249-54

The share of suicide in injury deaths in the South African context: sociodemographic distribution
Burrows S, Vaez M, Butchart A, Laflamme L
PUBLIC HEALTH 2003;117(1):3-10

Area-based differences in injury risks in a small Swedish municipality--Geographic and social differences
Engström K, Ekman R, Welander G, Laflamme L
Injury control and safety promotion 2002;9(1):53-7

Bullying in the school environment: an injury risk factor?
Laflamme L, Engstrom K, Moller J, Alldahl M, Hallqvist J
ACTA PSYCHIATRICA SCANDINAVICA 2002;:20-5

First-year university students' health status and socio-demographic determinants of their self-rated health
Vaez M, Laflamme L
Work (Reading, Mass.) 2002;19(1):71-80

Socioeconomic differences in injury risks in childhood and adolescence: a nation-wide study of intentional and unintentional injuries in Sweden
Engstrom K, Diderichsen F, Laflamme L
INJURY PREVENTION 2002;8(2):137-42

Socio-economic differences in intentional injuries: a national study of Swedish male and female adolescents
Engstrom K, Laflamme L
ACTA PSYCHIATRICA SCANDINAVICA 2002;:26-9

Socioeconomic differences in Swedish children and adolescents injured in road traffic incidents: cross sectional study
Laflamme L, Engstrom K
BRITISH MEDICAL JOURNAL 2002;324(7334):396-7

Injury risks and socioeconomic groups in different settings - Differences in morbidity between men and between women at working ages
Laflamme L, Eilert-petersson E
EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2001;11(3):309-13

Pupil injury risks as a function of physical and psychosocial environmental problems experienced at school
Laflamme L, Menckel E
Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention 2001;7(2):146-9

Socioeconomic differences in product-related injury risks. A more detailed look at age and gender differences
Eilert-petersson E, Laflamme L
SAFETY SCIENCE 2001;38(1):1-17

Socioeconomic differences in road traffic injuries during childhood and youth: a closer look at different kinds of road user
Hasselberg M, Laflamme L, Weitoft Gr
JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY AND COMMUNITY HEALTH 2001;55(12):858-62

Injuries to boys and girls in Swedish schools: different activities, different results?
Menckel E, Laflamme L
SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH 2000;28(2):132-6

Social differences in traffic injury risks in childhood and youth--a literature review and a research agenda
Laflamme L, Diderichsen F
Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention 2000;6(4):293-8

Epidemiology and prevention of injuries at school. Swedish Experience.
Laflamme L, Menckel E
ANNALES DE PEDIATRIE 1999;46(5):320-329

Injuries in Swedish schools during recesses: distribution and patterns
Laflamme L, Menckel E
SAFETY SCIENCE 1999;33(3):89-101

Injuries to Swedish school pupils: Distribution and patterns by type of school and type of municipality
Laflamme L, Menckel E, Schelp L
Work (Reading, Mass.) 1999;13(2):153-161

Choice of a denominator for occupational injury rates: A study of the development of a Swedish iron-ore mine
Blank Vlg, Laflamme L, Diderichsen F, Andersson R
JOURNAL OF SAFETY RESEARCH 1998;29(4):263-273

Falls among Swedish nurses and nursing auxiliaries: types of injuries and their relation to age over time
Laflamme L
Work (Reading, Mass.) 1998;10(2):147-55

Injuries to pre-school children in a home setting: patterns and related products
Laflamme L, Eilert-petersson E
ACTA PAEDIATRICA 1998;87(2):206-11

School-injury determinants and characteristics: Developing an investigation instrument from a literature review
Laflamme L, Menckel E, Aldenberg E
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 1998;30(4):481-95

School-injury patterns: A tool for safety planning at the school and community levels
Laflamme L, Eilert-petersson E
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 1998;30(2):277-83

The physical and psychosocial environments in Swedish schools: quality aspects and relations to pupil-injury determinants as perceived by school principals
Laflamme L, Menckel E, Aldenberg E
Work (Reading, Mass.) 1998;11(1):57-65

Violence in the Swedish school environment: extent of the problem and its manifestations
Laflamme L, Menckel E, Aldenberg E
Work (Reading, Mass.) 1998;11(2):143-53

Age-related injuries among male and female assembly workers - A study in the Swedish automobile industry
Laflamme L
RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES-INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS 1997;52(3):608-619

Age-related overexertion injuries among Swedish nursing auxiliaries over a 10-year period
Laflamme L, Menckel E, Strömberg A
Work (Reading, Mass.) 1997;8(2):139-48

Overexertion-injury types among female Swedish nurses and nursing auxiliaries: An age-related problem?
Laflamme L
SAFETY SCIENCE 1997;27(2-3):129-139

School injuries in an occupational health perspective: what do we learn from community based epidemiological studies?
Laflamme L, Menckel E
Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention 1997;3(1):50-6

The impact of advances in production technology on industrial injuries: A review of the literature
Blank Vlg, Laflamme L, Andersson R
SAFETY SCIENCE 1997;26(3):219-234

Age and occupational accidents in the light of fluctuations on the labor market: the case of Swedish non-ferrous ore miners
Laflamme L, Menckel E
Work (Reading, Mass.) 1996;6(2):97-105

Age-related accident ratios in assembly work: A study of female assembly workers in the Swedish automobile industry
Laflamme L
SAFETY SCIENCE 1996;23(1):27-37

Age-related accident risks among assembly workers: A longitudinal study of male workers employed in the Swedish automobile industry
Laflamme L
JOURNAL OF SAFETY RESEARCH 1996;27(4):259-268

Age-related accident risks: Longitudinal study of Swedish iron ore miners
Laflamme L, Blank Vlg
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF INDUSTRIAL MEDICINE 1996;30(4):479-87

Leadership, social support and work influence - A study of the group form of working in a Swedish psychiatric hospital
Lantz A, Laflamme L
RELATIONS INDUSTRIELLES-INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS 1996;51(4):693-725

Profile of the musculoskeletal pain suffered by textile tufting workers handling thread cones according to work, age and employment duration
Montreuil S, Laflamme L, Tellier C
ERGONOMICS 1996;39(1):76-91

The age-related risk of occupational accidents: The case of Swedish iron-ore miners
Laflamme L, Menckel E, Lundholm L
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 1996;28(3):349-57

The impact of major transformations of a production process on age-related accident risks: A study of an iron-ore mine
Blank Vlg, Laflamme L, Diderichsen F
ACCIDENT ANALYSIS AND PREVENTION 1996;28(5):627-36

Aging and occupational accidents - A review of the literature of the last three decades
Laflamme L, Menckel E
SAFETY SCIENCE 1995;21(2):145-161

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