CDR Data Publications

In February 2011, Injury Prevention issued a Special Supplement on Child Death Review, consisting of 13 articles from U.S. and international researchers about Child Death Review in the U.S. and other countries.

Scholarly Papers and Other Articles on the CDR Process Annotated Bibliography_- As of August 2017


Classification of Maltreatment-Related Mortality by Child Death Review Teams: How reliable are they?
Parrish J, Schnitzer PG, Lanier P, Shanahan ME, Daniels JL, Marshall SW. 2017. Child Abuse & Neglect Final version published online: 30-Mar-2017 DOI information: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2017.03.003.

Risk Factors for Sleep-Related Infant Deaths in In-Home and Out-of-Home Settings
Kassa H, Moon RY, Colvin JD. Pediatrics. 2016;138(5):e20161124

The Sudden Death in the Young Case Registry: Collaborating to Understand and Reduce Mortality
Burns KM, Bienemann L, Camperlengo L, Cottengim C, Covington TM, Dykstra H, Faulkner M, Kobau R, Erck Lambert E, MacLeod H, Parks SE, Rosenberg E, Russell MW, Shapiro-Mendoza CK, Shaw E, Tian N, Whittemore V, Kaltman JR., Sudden Death in the Young Case Registry Steering Committee. 2017.

Dangerous Waters: Profiles of Fatal Child Drowning in the U.S. 2005-2014
MacKay JM, Steel A, Dykstra H. 2016. Safe Kids Worldwide.

Keeping Kids Safe In and Around Water: Exploring Misconceptions that Lead to Drowning
MacKay JM, Steel A, Dykstra H, Wheeler T, Samuel E, Green A. 2016. Safe Kids Worldwide.

Death Scene Investigation and Autopsy Practices in Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths
Erck AB, Parks SE, Camperlengo L, Cottengim C, Anderson RL, Covington TM, Shapiro-Mendoza CK. 2016. J Pediatr2016; 174:84-90. Abstract only.

Crib bumpers continue to cause infant deaths: A need for a new preventive approach
Scheers N.J., Woodard D.W, Thach, B.T. 2015. Pediatrics, DOI: Published online 11/24/2015.

Cause-specific mortality among children and young adults with epilepsy: Results from the U.S. National Child Death Review Case Reporting System
Tian N, Shaw EC, Zack M, Kobau R, Dykstra H, Covington TM. 2015. Epilepsy Behav. 2015. Apr; 45:31-4. doi: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2015.02.006. Epub 2015 Mar 18.

Child Death Review and Emergency Medical Services: Collaborating to Improve Children’s Health.
Pilkey D, Dykstra H. 2015. Poster presented at 2015 AMCHP Annual Conference. Link not available.

Pediatric Suicide in the United States: Analysis of the National Child Death Case Reporting System
Triglylidas T, Reynolds E, Teshome G, Dykstra H, Lichenstein R. 2015. Injury Prevention 0:1–6. Published first online.doi:10.1136/injuryprev-2015-041796. Abstract only.

Suicide in Prepubescent Children in the United States: A Descriptive Analysis of Major Characteristics and Risk Factors from the National Child Death Review Case Reporting System
Dykstra H. 2014. Poster presented at World Congress on Epidemiology and National MCH Epidemiology Conference. PDF of poster. Link not available.

Development of a Dataset of National Cardiovascular Deaths in the Young
Vetter VL, Dugan NP, Haley DM, Covington TM, Dykstra H, Overpeck M, Iyer VR, Shults J. 2014. DOI: doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2014.06.015. American Heart Journal.

Sofas and Infant Mortality
Rechtman LR, Colvin JD, Blair PS, & Moon RY. 2014. Pediatrics 2014. 134:e1292.

Sleep Environment Risks for Younger and Older Infants
Colvin J, et al. 2014. Pediatrics 134(2):e406-e412.

Classification System for the Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Case Registry and its Application
Shapiro-Mendoza C, Camperlengo L, Ludvigsen R, Cottengim C, Anderson R, Andrew T, Covington T, Hauck F, Kemp J, MacDorman M. 2014. Pediatrics 2014; 134(1): 1-10.

Child Maltreatment Deaths in the U.S. National Child Death Review Case Reporting System
Palusci V, Covington T. 2013. Child Abuse Neglect. S0145-2134(13)00245-7. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2013.08.014. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24094272.
Abstract only.

Sudden Unexpected Infant Deaths: Sleep Environment and Circumstances
Schnitzer P, Covington T, Dykstra H. 2012. American Journal of Public Health 2012; 102(6): 1204-1212.

Public Health Surveillance of Fatal Child Maltreatment: Analysis of Three State Programs
Schnitzer P, Covington T, et al. 2008. American Journal of Public Health; 98:296-303.