Publications by authors named "Mark Faul"

44 Publications

Using ICD-10-CM codes to detect illicit substance use: A comparison with retrospective self-report.

Drug Alcohol Depend 2021 Jan 20;221:108537. Epub 2021 Jan 20.

San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, California, 94102, USA; University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, California, 94143, USA.

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January 2021

The Association between Opioid Discontinuation and Heroin Use: A Nested Case-Control Study.

Drug Alcohol Depend 2020 12 27;217:108248. Epub 2020 Aug 27.

Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Aurora, CO.

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December 2020

Bridging the Gap in Potentially Excess Deaths Between Rural and Urban Counties in the United States.

Public Health Rep 2020 Mar/Apr;135(2):177-180. Epub 2020 Jan 22.

Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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May 2020

Evaluation of a Safer Opioid Prescribing Protocol (SOPP) for Patients Being Discharged From a Trauma Service.

J Trauma Nurs 2019 May/Jun;26(3):113-120

Department of Emergency Medicine (Dr Mello), The Warren Alpert School of Medicine of Brown University (Drs Green and Baird); Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery (Dr Adams and Ms Bohlen), Injury Prevention Center, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence (Drs Baird and Mello); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia (Dr Faul); Department of Emergency Medicine, Boston Medical Center Injury Prevention Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts (Drs Green and Howland); Rhode Island Hospital, University Surgical Associates, Inc., Providence (Ms Hodne); and Department of Health Services, Practice and Policy, Brown University School of Public Health, Providence, Rhode Island (Dr Mello).

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March 2020

Impact of Florida's prescription drug monitoring program and pill mill law on high-risk patients: A comparative interrupted time series analysis.

Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 2018 04 28;27(4):422-429. Epub 2018 Feb 28.

Center for Drug Safety and Effectiveness, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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April 2018

Incidence of Delayed Intracranial Hemorrhage in Older Patients After Blunt Head Trauma.

JAMA Surg 2018 06;153(6):570-575

Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento.

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June 2018

A retrospective review of unintentional opioid overdose risk and mitigating factors among acutely injured trauma patients.

Drug Alcohol Depend 2017 09 13;178:130-135. Epub 2017 Jun 13.

Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, United States; Brown University School of Public Health, United States.

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September 2017

Head injuries (TBI) to adults and children in motor vehicle crashes.

Traffic Inj Prev 2017 08 23;18(6):616-622. Epub 2017 Jan 23.

b Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , Atlanta , Georgia.

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August 2017

Reducing Potentially Excess Deaths from the Five Leading Causes of Death in the Rural United States

MMWR Surveill Summ 2017 01 13;66(2):1-7. Epub 2017 Jan 13.

Center for Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, CDC.

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January 2017

Impact of prescription drug monitoring programs and pill mill laws on high-risk opioid prescribers: A comparative interrupted time series analysis.

Drug Alcohol Depend 2016 Aug 2;165:1-8. Epub 2016 Jun 2.

Center for Drug Safety and Effectiveness, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St. W6035, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States; Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St. W6035, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States; Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medicine, 615 N Wolfe St., Baltimore, MD 21205, United States. Electronic address:

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August 2016

Older Adult Falls Seen by Emergency Medical Service Providers: A Prevention Opportunity.

Am J Prev Med 2016 06 4;50(6):719-726. Epub 2016 Feb 4.

Section of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

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June 2016

Effect of a "pill mill" law on opioid prescribing and utilization: The case of Texas.

Drug Alcohol Depend 2016 Feb 31;159:190-7. Epub 2015 Dec 31.

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, 615 N Wolfe St. W6027, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Drug Safety and Effectiveness, 615 N Wolfe St. W6035, Baltimore, MD 21205, United States; Johns Hopkins Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, 1800 Orleans St., Baltimore, MD 21287, United States.

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February 2016

Disparity in naloxone administration by emergency medical service providers and the burden of drug overdose in US rural communities.

Am J Public Health 2015 Jul 23;105 Suppl 3:e26-32. Epub 2015 Apr 23.

Mark Faul, David E. Sugerman, Benjamin Levy, and Len J. Paulozzi are with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA. Michael W. Dailey is with the Department of Emergency Medicine, Albany Medical Center, NY. Scott M. Sasser is with the Department of Emergency Medicine, Greenville Health System, SC.

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July 2015

Epidemiology of traumatic brain injury.

Handb Clin Neurol 2015 ;127:3-13

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA.

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August 2016

Trauma center staffing, infrastructure, and patient characteristics that influence trauma center need.

West J Emerg Med 2015 Jan 11;16(1):98-106. Epub 2014 Nov 11.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia.

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January 2015