Van Hai Nguyen
Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Economic instruments for obesity prevention: results of a scoping review and modified Delphi surveyGuy E J Faulkner
Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, 55 Harbord Street, Toronto, ON M5S2W6, Canada
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:109. 2011..The purpose of this study was to synthesize existing evidence regarding the impact of economic policies targeting obesity and its causal behaviours (diet, physical activity), and to make specific recommendations for the Canadian context...
- Canada's contribution to global research in cardiovascular diseasesHai V Nguyen
Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Can J Cardiol 29:742-6. 2013..As the burden of chronic diseases including CVD rises with Canada's aging population, the increase in Canadian research into CVD is encouraging...
- Do smoke-free car laws work? Evidence from a quasi-experimentHai V Nguyen
Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, 144 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M5S 3M2, Canada
J Health Econ 32:138-48. 2013..I find that the legislation reduces exposure to second-hand smoke inside cars for children. Further, there appears no marked increase in smoking at home after the implementation of the legislation...
- How much are we spending? The estimation of research expenditures on cardiovascular disease in CanadaClaire de Oliveira
University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
BMC Health Serv Res 12:281. 2012..Our objective was to estimate the magnitude of expenditures on CVD research for the public and charitable (not-for profit) sectors in Canada between 1975 and 2005...