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Computer-assisted simulation training

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Söderström T, Åström J, Anderson G, Bowles R, (2014) “A framework for the design of computer-assisted simulation training for complex police situations”, Campus-Wide Information Systems, 31( 4): 242 – 253   Purpose:  The purpose of this paper is to report progress concerning the design of a computer-assisted simulation training (CAST) platform for developing decision-making skills […]

Police Officer Back Health

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Anderson et al. (2011) The Journal of Criminal Justice Research 2(1) The purpose of this study was to examine the extent of, and factors related to, lower back pain (LBP) in municipal police officers. Officers (n=30) completed a multi-categorical questionnaire investigating factors associated with LBP, and the Oswestry Disability Questionnaire. Of the 21 officers returning […]

First Aid Skill Retention

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 Anderson et al. Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine 2011, 19:11 Recent literature states that many necessary skills of CPR and first aid are forgotten shortly after certification. The purpose of this study was to determine the skill and knowledge decay in first aid in those who are paid to respond to emergency […]

Anderson in Sweden

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Greg is spending time in Sweden to present a series of seminars in bona fide occupational requirements, police office stress, and children’s participation in elite sport programs. Seminars are hosted by the School of Education and the Department of Sports Medicine at Umea University, in Umea Sweden. November  8th     Police officer physical abilities determination and testing November 11th    Lunchtime […]