BakS, Susan P. Baker Collection in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Box 023] Aviation Files (Age 60 Rule), Asphyxiation Files, & Choking Files. — 1844; 1854; 1902; 1905; 1926; 1936; 1959; 1961; 1965; 1969; 1970-1978; 1980-1995; 1997; 1999-2000; undated
Creator: Baker, Susan
Aviation Files, folders # 1-15, pertain to the Age 60 Rule, a federal aviation regulation that prohibits air carriers from hiring pilots that are 60 years old or older. Materials include Age 60 Rule chronology; commentary; correspondence; data (tables—printouts); Age 60 Rule internet resource-list of websites; articles & reprints (from journals and magazines); legislation (copies); FAA Age 60 Rule Study Panel of Experts meeting materials and presentation slide printouts; newspaper articles (copies); notes; papers; survey question responses; press release; reports; safety recommendations (NTSB); and web page printouts. Includes one transparency for overhead projector.
Baker was a member of the Age 60 Rule Study project’s panel of experts & a panel meeting attendee. Includes a paper co-authored by Baker: “Commentary: The Age 60 Rule as Protection Against Pilot Medical Incapacitation: Is It Still Valid? Dates of Aviation files: 1959; 1961; 1969; 1970-1972; 1974; 1978; 1980-1983; 1985; 1989-1994; 1997; 1999-2000; undated
Asphyxiation Files, folders #16-39, include: accident reports; an annotated bibliography; book chapters; FDA bulletin; AAP conference materials and AAP Task Force on Food and Choking materials; Illustrations (table and figure); journal articles; newspaper articles; notes; pamphlets; paper drafts; papers; press releases & news broadcast (typescript); and a student class paper.
Materials authored by Baker include articles, a paper draft, and a prepublication: “A National Review of Food Asphyxiation Mortality in Children, 1979-1981” (prepublication), 1983; “Childhood Asphyxiation by Choking or Suffocation” (JAMA), 1980; “Childhood Injuries: The Community Approach to Prevention (Journal of Public Health Policy), 1981; “Food Asphyxiation in Children” (paper draft).
Includes materials for the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) conference and Task Force on Food and Choking in Children (Baker was a member of the Task Force), 1983. Dates of Asphyxiation files: 1844; 1854; 1902; 1905; 1926; 1936; 1971-1978; 1980-1984; 1991; 1993; 1995; 1999; undated. Materials overlap with Choking Files.
Choking Files, folders #40-54, include: the AAP Task Force on Food and Choking materials; correspondence; journal and magazine articles; notes; pamphlets; papers; & reports.
Includes Food and Choking in Children, the AAP report to the FDA, created by the AAP Task Force on Food and Choking (Baker, et. al.), 1983. Also includes a paper draft by Baker, “Childhood Asphyxiation by Food: A National Analysis and Overview, and a table by Baker: “Adult Asphyxiation on Food, Deaths in Baltimore City, 1970 thru June ’76.” Dates of choking files: 1965; 1972-1973; 1975-1978; 1982-1984; 1986-1988; 1993; undated.

[Folder 023/001] Age 60 Rule Chronology. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/002] Age 60 Rule Internet Resources. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/003 - 023/005] Age 60 Rule Study, Panel of Experts. — 1959; 1961; 1970; 1974; 1980-1983; 1990-1994; undated. — 3 folders

[Folder 023/006] ALPA (Air Line Pilots Association). — 1993; 1999; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/007] Articles, Papers, and Reprints. — 1969; 1971-1972; 1978; 1985; 1989; 1991-1992; 1994; 1998-2000; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/008] ACUMENICS -- The Influence fo Total Flight Time, Recent Flight Time and Age on Pilot Accident Rates -- Final Report. — 1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/009] Civil Aeromedical Institute -- Data for an Investigation of Professional Air Transport Pilot Accident/Incident Rates by Age. — 2000. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/010] Consolidated Airmen Information System (CAIS) -- Database Design and Data Dictionary. — 1991. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/011] Correspondence. — 1999-2000. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/012] Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) -- Denial of Exemption. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/013] ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization) -- Manual of Civil Aviation Medicine, Chapter 2, "Flight Crew Incapacitation". — 1985. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/014] Questionnaire Responses, "A Question of Fairness". — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/015] Tables, "Ages of Pilots and Retirement Schedule". — 1997-1998. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/016] Accident Reports. — 1971; 1973; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/017] American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) -- Conference and Task Force on Foods and Chokin in Children. — 1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/018] Baker, S. & Russell Fisher -- Childhood Asphyxiation by Choking or Suffocation (JAMA article). — 1980. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/019] Baker, S. -- Childhood Injuries: The Community Approach to Prevention (Journal of Public Health Policy article). — 1981. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/020] Baker, S. & Harris -- Foos Asphyxiation in Chidren [draft]. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/021] Baker, S. & Carole Harris -- A National Review of Food Asphyxiation Mortality in Children, 1979-1981 [prepubllication]. — 1983. — 1 folder
This publication became known as the Harris Report.

[Folder 023/022] Bibliography. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/023] Book Chapters (copies). — 1844; 1854; 1936; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/024] Correspondence. — 1976; 1978; 1983-1984; 1991; 1993; 1999; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/025] Cross River Play Crib -- Advertisement. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/026] Drafts. — 1983; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/027] Fireman's Fund America Life Insurance Company -- Pamphlet. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/028] Food and Drug Administration (FDA) -- Drug Bulletin. — 1984. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/029] Giant Pharmecies -- Pamphlets. — 1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/030] Illustrations. — 1983; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/031] Illustrations -- Based on data from A National Review of Food Asphyxiation Mortality in Children by Carole Harris, presented by Susan Baker. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/032] Illustration -- For Prevention of Asphyxiation by Food in Children (adapted from Baker). — 1981. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/033] Journal Articles. — 1905; 1926; 1971-1977; 1981-1984; 1995; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/034] Newspaper Clippings. — 1978; 1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/035] Notes. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/036] Papers. — 1976; 1983; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/037] Student Paper -- Epidemiology of Injuries Course. — 1991. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/038] U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission -- Hazard Analysis: Injuries Associated with Small Objects. — 1978. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/039] U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission -- Human Factors Analysis, Choking Incidents in Children. — 1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/040] American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) -- Foods and Choking in Children [report]. — 1983. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/041] American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) -- Task Force on Foods and Choking in Children. — circa 1983-1984. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/042] American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) -- TIPP: The Injury Prevention Program (a guide). — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/043] Baker, S. -- Adult Asphyxiation on Food, Deaths in Baltimore City, 1970 thru June 76. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/044] Baker, S. -- Childhood Asphyxiation by Food: A National Analysis and Overview [paper draft]. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/045] Correspondence. — 1976-1978; 1982-1984; 1986; 1993; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/046] Giant Food, Inc. -- Pamplet. — 1984. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/047] Journal and Magazine Articles. — 1965; 1972-1973; 1975-1977; 1982-1984; undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/048] Michigan State University, Agricultural Experiment Station -- Research Report. — 1982. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/049] National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) -- Safety Recommendations. — 1987. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/050] Notes. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/051] Nutrition Update. — 1988. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/052] Papers. — undated. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/053] U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission -- NEISS News. — 1976-1977. — 1 folder

[Folder 023/054] U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission -- HIA Hazard Analysis Report. — 1978. — 1 folder