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Barss, P. (2004) A comparison of Epidemiology by Leon Gordis and Epidemiology, An Introduction by Kenneth Rothman. Emirates Medical Journal, 22 277-278. 117  
Barss, P. and Nagelkerke, N. (2005) A comparison of four statistics texts, Basic Statistics for the Health Sciences, Medical Statistics at a Glance, Statistics at Square One, and Statistics at Square Two. Authors: JW Kuzma & SE Bohnenblust, A Petrie & C Sabin, TDV Swinscow & MJ Campbell, MJ Campbell. Emirates Medical Journal, 223 87-89. 123  
Hardy, Andrew D., Farrant, Alexander J., Rollinson, Gavyn, Barss, Peter and Vaishnav, Ragini (2008) A study of the chemical composition of traditional eye cosmetics ("kohls") used in Qatar and Yemen. Journal of Cosmetic Science, 59 5: 399-418. 157   1 Cited 2 times in Scopus2
Ganczak, Maria, Barss, Peter, Alfaresi, Fatima, Almazrouei, Shamma, Muraddad, Amal and Al-Maskari, Fatma (2007) Break the Silence: HIV/AIDS knowledge, attitudes, and educational needs among Arab university students in United Arab Emirates. Journal of Adolescent Health, 40 6: 572.e1-572.e8. doi:10.1016/j.jadohealth.2007.01.011 49   Cited 24 times in Scopus24 0
Barss, Peter (2006) Drownings and other water-related injuries in Canada. 1991 - 2000 10 years of research: Module 2: Ice & Cold Water Canada: The Canadian Red Cross Society 48  
Barss, Peter (2009) Drownings and other water-related injuries in Canada. 1991 - 2000, 10 years of research: Module 5: Fishing Ottawa, Ont., Canada: The Canadian Red Cross Society 34  
Grivna, M., Barss, P., Al Maskari, F. and El Sadig, M. (2006). Environmental risk factors for traffic injuries at schools in Al Ain. In: The 7th Annual United Arab Emirates University Research Conference, United Arab Emirates, (). April, 2006. 43  
Barss, P. (2004) Epidemic of injury in the United Arab Emirates: Injury prevention, safety promotion, and patient safety - Is there a link?. Emirates Medical Journal, 22 1: 1-5. 40   Cited 2 times in Scopus2
Grivna, M., Barss, P. and El-Sadig, M. (2008) Epidemiology and prevention of child injuries in the United Arab Emirates: A report for Safekids Worldwide Al Ain, United Arab Emirates: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences; Roadway Transportation and Traffic Safety Research Center 111  
Adam, Shehabeldin H., Eid, Hani O., Barss, Peter, Lunsjo, Karl, Grivna, Michal, Torab, Fawaz Chikh and Abu-Zidan, Fikri M. (2008) Epidemiology of geriatric trauma in United Arab Emirates. Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 47 3: 377-382. doi:10.1016/j.archger.2007.08.018 29   Cited 11 times in Scopus11 0
Al Hammadi, M., Al Atiq, M., Al Awadhi, H., Barss, P., Grivna, M. and Al Maskari, F. (2007). Evaluation of efficacy of short educational sessions in improving knowledge and attitude towards car safety restraints among students at government high schools in Al Ain. In: Proceedings from 8th Annual University Research Conference. The 8th Annual United Arab Emirates University Research Conference, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates, (). 23-25 April, 2007. 37  
Eid, Hani O., Barss, Peter, Adam, Shehabeldin H., Torab, Fawaz Chikh, Lunsjo, Karl, Grivna, Michal and Abu-Zidan, Fikri M. (2009) Factors affecting anatomical region of injury, severity, and mortality for road trauma in a high-income developing country: Lessons for prevention. Injury, 40 7: 703-707. doi:10.1016/j.injury.2008.07.012 40   Cited 33 times in Scopus33 0
Ganczak, Maria and Barss, Peter (2007) Fear of HIV infection and impact of training on the attitudes of surgical and emergency nurses toward inpatient HIV testing. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 28 2: 230-233. doi:10.1086/510804 52   Cited 3 times in Scopus3 0
Grivna, M., Barss, P., Ganczak, M., Al Maskari, F., Bernson, R. and Al Agab, H. (2007). HIV/AIDS Interventional Study among High School Students in Al Ain and Abu Dhabi cities 2007. In: Research Affairs 8th Annual Conference 2007. 8th Annual Conference 2007, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, (). 23-25 April 2007. 64  
Barss, P., Grivna, M., Stanculescu, C. and Abu-Zidan, F. (2006). Hospitalizations for occupational injury in the desert city of Al Ain, United Arab Emirates 2003-2005. In: Research Affairs 7th Annual UAE. 7th Annual UAE University Research Conference, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, (). 22 April 2006. 34  
Barss, Peter (2006) Ice and cold immersion fatalities in Canada: Special research report Ottawa, Canada: The Canadian Red Cross Society 22  
Barss, Peter (2008) Immersion fatalities during unpowered boating in Canada Ottawa, ON, Canada: Transport Canada; The Canadian Red Cross Society 21  
Al-Suwaidi, H., Al-Muhairi, A., Al-Suwaidi, M., Barss, P. and Grivna, M. (2005). Knowledge, attitude and practices of medical students in the United Arab Emirates University regarding road safety measures. In: Research Affairs 6th Annual Conference 2005. 6th Annual Research of the UAE University, Arab Emirates, (). 24-25 April 2005. 39  
Mansoor, Ghulam Farooq, Hill, Peter S. and Barss, Peter (2012) Midwifery training in post-conflict Afghanistan: Tensions between educational standards and rural community needs. Health Policy and Planning, 27 1: 60-68. doi:10.1093/heapol/czr005 48   4 Cited 7 times in Scopus7 4
Barss, Peter G. (2006). National surveillance-based prevention of water injuries in Canada. In Joost J.L.M. Bierens (Ed.), Handbook on drowning: Prevention, rescue, treatment (pp. 117-118) Berlin; Heidelberg, Germany: Springer. 28  
Ganczak, Maria and Barss, Peter (2008) Nosocomial HIV infection: Epidemiology and prevention - A global perspective. AIDS Reviews, 10 1: 47-61. 96   4 Cited 5 times in Scopus5
Barss, Peter, Al-Obthani, Murad, Al-Hammadi, Abdulla, Al-Shamsi, Hamad, El-Sadig, Mohammed and Grivna, Michal (2008) Prevalence and issues in non-use of safety belts and child restraints in a high-income developing country: Lessons for the future. Traffic Injury Prevention, 9 3: 256-263. doi:10.1080/15389580802040352 45   21 Cited 20 times in Scopus20 0
Barss, Peter, Djerrari, Hind, Leduc, Bernard E., Lepage, Yves and Dionne, Clermont E. (2008) Risk factors and prevention for spinal cord injury from diving in swimming pools and natural sites in Quebec, Canada: A 44-year study. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 40 2: 787-797. doi:10.1016/j.aap.2007.09.017 86   7 Cited 4 times in Scopus4 0
Celko, Alexander Martin, Grivna, Michal, Danova, Jana and Barss, Peter (2009) Severe childhood burns in the Czech Republic: risk factors and prevention. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 87 5: 374-381. doi:10.2471/BLT.08.059535 29   6 Cited 9 times in Scopus9 0
Sheek-Hussein, M., Nagelkerke, N., Barss, P., Al Maskari, F. A, Al Mutawa, J. A. and Grivna, M. (2006) Some arguments for establishing a database and bio-bank for the screening of immigrant workers in the United Arab Emirates. Emirates Medical Journal, 24 1: 9-12. 69   Cited 0 times in Scopus0
Barss, Peter, Grivna, Michal, Al-Maskari, Fatma and Kershaw, Geraldine (2008) Strengthening public health medicine training for medical students: Development and evaluation of a lifestyle curriculum. Medical Teacher, 30 9 - 10: e196-e218. doi:10.1080/01421590802334267 59   12 Cited 11 times in Scopus11 0
Barss, P., Grivna, M., Stanculescu, C, and Al Maskari, F. (2006). Teaching and knowledge of swimming and water safety in a middle eastern desert country. In: Book of Abstracts, 8th World Conference on Injury Prevention & Safety Promotion SAFETY 2006. 8th World Conference on Injury Prevention & Safety Promotion Safety, Durban, South Africa, (). 2-5 April 2006. 54  
Ganczak, M., Barss, P., Al-Marashda, A., Al-Marzouqi, A. and Al-Kuwaiti, N. (2007) Use of the Haddon matrix as a tool for assessing risk factors for sharps injury in emergency departments in the United Arab Emirates. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology, 28 6: 751-754. doi:10.1086/518317 100   Cited 3 times in Scopus3 0
Grivna, M., Barss, P., Stanculescu, C. and Abu-Zidan, F. M. (2006). Use of Trauma Registry to identify priorities for child injury prevention in Al-Ain. In: The 7th Annual United Arab Emirates University Research Conference, United Arab Emirates, (). April, 2006. 40  
Barss, Peter (2003) What we have learned: 10 years of pertinent facts about: Drownings and other water-related injuries in Canada 1991-2000 : The Canadian Red Cross Society; The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre 150