health planning

Summary

Summary: Planning for needed health and/or welfare services and facilities.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Using GIS to facilitate community-based public health planning of diabetes intervention efforts
    Daniel J Kruger
    Prevention Research Center of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Promot Pract 9:76-81. 2008
  2. doi Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?
    Lindsay J Mangham
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:85-96. 2010
  3. ncbi A deprivation index for health planning in Canada
    R Pampalon
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Quebec, QC
    Chronic Dis Can 29:178-91. 2009
  4. pmc Designing and evaluating complex interventions to improve health care
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 334:455-9. 2007
  5. doi Country-level governance of global health initiatives: an evaluation of immunization coordination mechanisms in five countries of Asia
    John Grundy
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, The University of Melbourne, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Health Policy Plan 25:186-96. 2010
  6. ncbi Influenza pandemic preparedness action plan for the United States: 2002 update
    Raymond A Strikas
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:590-6. 2002
  7. ncbi Programme alignment in higher-level planning processes: a four-country case-study for Sexual and Reproductive Health
    Rebecca Dodd
    World Health Organization, 63 Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Int J Health Plann Manage 24:193-204. 2009
  8. ncbi A deprivation index for health and welfare planning in Quebec
    R Pampalon
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Chemin Sainte Foy, Québec G1S 2L4
    Chronic Dis Can 21:104-13. 2000
  9. ncbi An evaluation of the District Health Information System in rural South Africa
    A Garrib
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Somkhele, University of KwaZulu Natal
    S Afr Med J 98:549-52. 2008
  10. ncbi Managing to manage healthcare resources in the English NHS? What can health economics teach? What can health economics learn?
    Angela Bate
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
    Health Policy 84:249-61. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Community Connections and Collaboration Project
    JOAN BRANDT; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Oral Health Intervention for Intellectually/Developmentally Disabled Persons
    KNOWLTON WILLIAM JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2011
  3. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010
  4. Spatial, Temporal, Social Disparities in Breast Cancer
    Mario Schootman; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. Spatial, Temporal, Social Disparities in Breast Cancer
    Mario Schootman; Fiscal Year: 2010
  6. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2000
  8. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2002
  9. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2001
  10. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Dianne Quigley; Fiscal Year: 1999

Detail Information

Publications212 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Using GIS to facilitate community-based public health planning of diabetes intervention efforts
    Daniel J Kruger
    Prevention Research Center of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Health Promot Pract 9:76-81. 2008
    ..It is hoped that these results will reach those involved in local diabetes-intervention programs with the intent that the data will be used in planning local prevention and intervention efforts...
  2. doi Scaling up in international health: what are the key issues?
    Lindsay J Mangham
    Health Economics and Financing Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy Plan 25:85-96. 2010
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  3. ncbi A deprivation index for health planning in Canada
    R Pampalon
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Quebec, QC
    Chronic Dis Can 29:178-91. 2009
    ..To facilitate the monitoring of social inequalities for health planning, this study proposes a material and social deprivation index for Canada...
  4. pmc Designing and evaluating complex interventions to improve health care
    Neil C Campbell
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Aberdeen AB25 2AY
    BMJ 334:455-9. 2007
  5. doi Country-level governance of global health initiatives: an evaluation of immunization coordination mechanisms in five countries of Asia
    John Grundy
    Nossal Institute for Global Health, The University of Melbourne, 187 Grattan St, Carlton, Vic, Australia
    Health Policy Plan 25:186-96. 2010
    ..The main mechanism for coordination of this global health initiative (GHI) investment is country-level 'Inter-Agency Coordination Committees' (ICCs)...
  6. ncbi Influenza pandemic preparedness action plan for the United States: 2002 update
    Raymond A Strikas
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 35:590-6. 2002
    ..This multifaceted plan will require close collaboration between public and private sectors to ameliorate the potentially devastating impact of pandemic influenza...
  7. ncbi Programme alignment in higher-level planning processes: a four-country case-study for Sexual and Reproductive Health
    Rebecca Dodd
    World Health Organization, 63 Tran Hung Dao, Hanoi, Vietnam
    Int J Health Plann Manage 24:193-204. 2009
    ..The paper recommends that local donor organizations, including key UN agencies, offer greater support for SRH programme managers in promoting the pro-poor and systems-wide strengths of SRH programmes to planners and policy makers...
  8. ncbi A deprivation index for health and welfare planning in Quebec
    R Pampalon
    Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Chemin Sainte Foy, Québec G1S 2L4
    Chronic Dis Can 21:104-13. 2000
    ..The value of the information provided by this index in planning health and social services is demonstrated...
  9. ncbi An evaluation of the District Health Information System in rural South Africa
    A Garrib
    Africa Centre for Health and Population Studies, Somkhele, University of KwaZulu Natal
    S Afr Med J 98:549-52. 2008
    ..Since reliable health information is essential for the planning and management of health services, we investigated the functioning of the District Health Information System (DHIS) in 10 rural clinics...
  10. ncbi Managing to manage healthcare resources in the English NHS? What can health economics teach? What can health economics learn?
    Angela Bate
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AA, UK
    Health Policy 84:249-61. 2007
    ..To provide a 'thick description' of how decision-makers understand and manage healthcare prioritisation decisions, and to explore the potential for using economic frameworks in the context of the NHS in England...
  11. ncbi Noncommunicable diseases: risk factors and regional strategies for prevention and care
    O Khatib
    Noncommunicable Diseases, World Health Organization Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, Cairo, Egypt
    East Mediterr Health J 10:778-88. 2004
    ..NCDs are preventable using available knowledge; solutions are effective and highly cost-effective...
  12. pmc Proof of impact and pipeline planning: directions and challenges for social audit in the health sector
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Calle Pino, El Roble, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S16. 2011
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  13. pmc Using YPLL in health planning
    S McDonnell
    Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Public Health Rep 113:55-61. 1998
    ..The authors describe the outcomes of their work with county health agencies to encourage use of the YPLL statistic...
  14. ncbi SWAp dynamics in a decentralized context: experiences from Uganda
    Anders Jeppsson
    Ministry of Health, P O Box 7822, Kampala, Uganda
    Soc Sci Med 55:2053-60. 2002
    ..While the SWAp process is now moving from the planning to the implementation phase in Uganda, we see a number of new, changing, ambiguous and contradictory strategies emerging...
  15. pmc Building the community voice into planning: 25 years of methods development in social audit
    Neil Andersson
    Centro de Investigacion de Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Autonoma de Guerrero, Calle Pino, El Roble, Acapulco, Mexico
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:S1. 2011
    ..Yet teams in Mexico, Nicaragua, Canada, southern Africa, and Pakistan all have more than a decade of experience in social audit, their in-service training supported by a customised Masters programme...
  16. pmc Using genetic algorithms to optimise current and future health planning--the example of ambulance locations
    Satoshi Sasaki
    Department of Geography, University of Leicester, Leicester, LE1 7RH, UK
    Int J Health Geogr 9:4. 2010
    ..Sets of potential locations were evaluated in terms of the (current and predicted) EMS case distances to those locations...
  17. ncbi Australian general practice: where have the GP services gone?
    Ian McRae
    Australian Centre for Economic Research on Health, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 5:117-24. 2006
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  18. ncbi The introduction of new vaccines into developing countries. IV: Global Access Strategies
    Richard T Mahoney
    Pediatric Dengue Vaccine Initiative, International Vaccine Institute, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Vaccine 25:4003-11. 2007
    ..Appropriately modified, the proposed framework can be applied to the development and introduction of other products in developing countries including drugs, and nutritional and agricultural products...
  19. ncbi Monitoring acute diseases during the Sydney 2000 Olympic and Paralympic Games
    S V Thackway
    NSW Health Department, Sydney
    Med J Aust 173:318-21. 2000
    ..The lessons learned during the Games, and the new and enhanced systems and linkages that have been developed to support it, will strengthen future disease surveillance in NSW...
  20. ncbi Medical care delivery at the 1996 Olympic Games. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Olympics Surveillance Unit
    S F Wetterhall
    Office of Program Planning and Evaluation, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 279:1463-8. 1998
    ..Mass gatherings like the 1996 Olympic Games require medical services for large populations assembled under unusual circumstances...
  21. pmc The influenza pandemic preparedness planning tool InfluSim
    Martin Eichner
    Department of Medical Biometry, University of Tubingen, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 7:17. 2007
    ..Here, we provide such a tool which is reproducible by an explicitly formulated structure and designed to operate with an optimal combination of the competing requirements of precision, realism and generality...
  22. pmc Implementation research is needed to achieve international health goals
    David Sanders
    School of Public Health at the University of the Western Cape, Bellville, South Africa
    PLoS Med 3:e186. 2006
  23. ncbi Personalized health planning
    R Sanders Williams
    Science 300:549. 2003
  24. ncbi Indicators of substance abuse treatment demand in Cape Town, South Africa (1997-2001)
    B Myers
    Medical Research Council, South Africa
    Curationis 27:27-31. 2004
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  25. pmc Healthcare workers' attitudes towards working during pandemic influenza: a multi method study
    Heather Draper
    Centre for Biomedical Ethics, Department of Primary Care and General Practice, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:192. 2008
    ..The ability of the NHS to provide expected service levels is entirely dependent upon HCWs continuing to work as normal...
  26. ncbi Using burden of disease information for health planning in developing countries: the experience from Uganda
    Lydia Kapiriri
    Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Ulriksdal 8c, N 5009, Bergen, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 56:2433-41. 2003
    ..Such information would contribute to further synthesis of the approach...
  27. ncbi Modelling the impact of an influenza pandemic on critical care services in England
    D K Menon
    University of Cambridge, Box 93, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK
    Anaesthesia 60:952-4. 2005
    ..Current critical care bed capacity in England would be unable to cope with the increased demand provided by an influenza pandemic. Appropriate contingency planning is essential...
  28. ncbi Planning for avian influenza
    John G Bartlett
    John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Ann Intern Med 145:141-4. 2006
    ..It's time to get ready, and in the process be ready for bioterrorism, natural disasters, and epidemics of other infectious diseases...
  29. pmc Re: Resource allocation during an influenza pandemic
    Nick F Phin
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1676; author reply 1676-7. 2008
  30. doi Obesity, stigma and public health planning
    Lynne MacLean
    Community Health Research Unit, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Health Promot Int 24:88-93. 2009
    ..We give suggestions for designing non-stigmatizing obesity prevention public health programs. Implications for practice and policy are discussed...
  31. ncbi Responding to pandemic influenza: a local perspective
    Laurie A Doxtator
    Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit, Brockville, ON
    Can J Public Health 95:27-31. 2004
    ..To assess, via a tabletop exercise, the ability of a rural health unit to manage an influenza pandemic...
  32. ncbi Small area comparisons of health: applications for policy makers and challenges for researchers
    Paul J Veugelers
    Department of Community Health and Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, 5849 University Avenue, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4H7
    Chronic Dis Can 23:100-10. 2002
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  33. ncbi Factors related to severe untreated tooth decay in rural adolescents: a case-control study for public health planning
    E Skaret
    Center for Odontophobia, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Bergen, Norway
    Int J Paediatr Dent 14:17-26. 2004
    ..In this case-control study of rural adolescents we identified factors to discriminate those who have high levels of tooth decay and receive treatment from those with similar levels who receive no treatment...
  34. ncbi Prospective medicine: the role for genomics in personalized health planning
    Jason M Langheier
    Pharmacogenomics 5:1-8. 2004
  35. ncbi The Barcelona International Symposium (21-23 April 2005). Synthesis reports
    Kisalaya Basu
    Microsimulation, Modelling and Data Analysis Division, Health Canada, Ottawa, Ontario
    Cah Sociol Demogr Med 45:327-64. 2005
    ..Each discussion session was conducted by a discussion leader whose the synthesis report is displayed here below...
  36. ncbi The voice of the public in public health policy and planning: the role of public judgment
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Kettering Foundation, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0003, USA
    J Public Health Policy 25:197-205; discussion 206-10. 2004
    Community involvement with public health planning and implementation are vital to improving community health. There are a variety of community health models that are available...
  37. ncbi The health care response to pandemic influenza
    Laura Barnitz
    Ann Intern Med 145:135-7. 2006
    ..Diamond, MD; Joel S. Levine, MD; Mark E. Mayer, MD; Thomas McGinn, MD; Robert M. McLean, MD; Ashley E. Starkweather; and Frederick E. Turton, MD. It was approved by the Board of Regents on 3 April 2006...
  38. ncbi Medical workforce planning in Australia: process, methodology and technical issues
    Paul Gavel
    Cah Sociol Demogr Med 44:7-42. 2004
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  39. ncbi Public health nurses make a difference: a Japanese rural village benefits
    Hiroyo Hatashita
    Yamaguchi University, Ube, Japan
    J Community Health Nurs 21:101-10. 2004
  40. ncbi African countries propose a regional oral health strategy: The Dakar Report from 1998
    N G Myburgh
    Faculty of Dentistry and WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Health, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
    Oral Dis 10:129-37. 2004
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  41. ncbi State child mental health efforts to support youth in transition to adulthood
    Maryann Davis
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:27-42. 2005
    ..Public MH systems should examine their capacity to provide transition supports and make needed improvements...
  42. ncbi Progress in policy issues to improve oral health in Africa
    M Hobdell
    Oral Dis 10:125-8. 2004
  43. pmc The World Health Organization European Health in Prisons Project after 10 years: persistent barriers and achievements
    Alex Gatherer
    World Health Organization, Regional Office for Europe, Scherfigsvej 8, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Public Health 95:1696-700. 2005
    ..A continuing challenge is how best to move from policy recommendations to implementation, so that the network's fundamental aim of noticeable improvements in the health and care of prisoners is further achieved...
  44. ncbi 1978: a good year, but a vintage past its best
    Grant Rhodes
    Health Policy 67:241-4. 2004
    This article is intended to stimulate debate. Where does public health planning in developing countries need to go if it is to focus on the challenges of meeting the health needs of the poor and increasing the accountability and ..
  45. ncbi A new way of caring for older people in the community
    Angela Jean Hudson
    Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Bristol
    Nurs Stand 20:41-7. 2006
    ..It examines the context for change, explores and appraises the development of a new role, and evaluates the educational partnership developed with a local university...
  46. ncbi Planning dental manpower in Lebanon: scenarios for the year 2015
    B Doughan
    Faculty of Dentistry Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon
    East Mediterr Health J 11:943-51. 2005
    ..The number of dentists required for Lebanon in the year 2015 was estimated to be 2715 while the projected supply will be 6176. Urgent measures are needed to reduce the potential oversupply of dentists in this country...
  47. ncbi Policies for disease prevention in Germany in the European context: a comparative analysis
    Christian A Gericke
    Department of Health Care Management, Berlin University of Technology, EB2, 10623 Berlin, Germany
    J Public Health (Oxf) 26:230-8. 2004
    ..However, successful policies should have a measurable effect on disease epidemiology. There has been little research comparing the effect of national preventive policies on disease-specific mortality...
  48. ncbi Evaluating the effect of policies and interventions to address inequalities in health: lessons from a Dutch programme
    Karien Stronks
    Department of Social Medicine, Academic Medical Centre University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 16:346-53. 2006
    ..In this paper, we report on this investigation, and draw lessons from the methodology used to evaluate such interventions...
  49. ncbi The FIMR evaluation: objectives, concepts, frameworks, and methods
    Donna M Strobino
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Women s and Children s Health Policy Center, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Room E4151 Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Matern Child Health J 8:205-15. 2004
    ..Future work in this area will need to creatively address these limitations in order to better understand the effect of FIMR programs in communities...
  50. ncbi Involving users in service planning: a focus group approach
    Lorraine Kelly
    Breast Unit, Barnet and Chase Farm NHS Trust, Chase Farm Site, The Ridgeway, Enfield, Middx EN2 8JL, UK
    Eur J Oncol Nurs 10:283-93. 2006
    ..The involvement of service users as a key stakeholder in the process of planning change, through a participatory research strategy, ensured that their voices were heard alongside those of both hospital and primary care staff...
  51. ncbi Criteria for determining a basic health services package. Recent developments in The Netherlands
    E A Stolk
    Eur J Health Econ 6:2-7. 2005
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  52. ncbi Social marketing in public health
    Sonya Grier
    The University of Pennsylvania, Colonial Penn Center, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 26:319-39. 2005
    ..Our aim is practical: to enhance public health professionals' knowledge of the key elements of social marketing and how social marketing may be used to plan public health interventions...
  53. ncbi Estimating the resource needs of scaling-up HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis interventions in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review for national policy makers and planners
    Anna Vassall
    Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 79:1-15. 2006
    ..Those making national resource estimates can learn from the experience of global estimation. Concurrently, global resource estimates can build on the evidence emerging from improved national resource estimates...
  54. ncbi Targeting sexually transmitted infections
    Claire Tyler
    Barts and The London NHS Trust
    Nurs Manag (Harrow) 12:22-5. 2005
    ..Ultimately, whether government targets are achievable remains to be seen. What is important is the fact that, by setting targets, the government has finally recognised STIs and GUM as health priorities...
  55. ncbi Placing oral health on the health care agenda: lessons learned from the United States
    Dushanka V Kleinman
    United States Public Health Service, National Institutes of Dental and Craniofacial Research, USA
    J Can Dent Assoc 70:751-4. 2004
    ..Dr. Dushanka Kleinman was the keynote speaker. A summary report of the symposium and selected presentations are available at http://individual.utoronto.ca/accessandcare...
  56. ncbi Hearing aids for nursing home residents: current policy and future needs
    Jiska Cohen-Mansfield
    Research Institute on Aging, Hebrew Home of Greater Washington, 6121 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD 20852, United States
    Health Policy 79:49-56. 2006
    ..There is a need for future policy development to improve both the quality of hearing aids and the financial mechanisms that will allow nursing home residents to use them. Plans to move the policy agenda forward are suggested...
  57. ncbi The mental health commission tackles fragmented services: an interview with Michael Hogan
    Michael Hogan
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
    ..Hogan notes the commission's efforts to include stakeholders in its deliberations and to initiate efforts to coordinate policies among the agencies represented by its members...
  58. ncbi Awareness and practice of complementary therapies in hospital and community settings within Essex in the United Kingdom
    Frances Fewell
    Anglia Polytechnic University, 1st Floor The Courtyard, Bishops Hall Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, UK
    Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:130-6. 2005
    ..Complementary therapies in the N.H.S. service development in a local district general hospital. Complement Ther Nursing Midwifery 1995;1:89-92] for the provision of complementary therapies within the local health service...
  59. ncbi Reappraising prosthodontic treatment goals for older, partially dentate people: Part II. Case for a sustainable dentition?
    Ridwaan Omar
    Department of Prosthetic Dental Sciences, College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    SADJ 59:228, 230, 232-4 passim. 2004
    ..Since dental and oral health status is variable, the management strategy highlighted here should be seen as one, albeit an important one, within a range of available options...
  60. ncbi Changing the battle plan
    Herbert D Kleber
    Division of Substance Abuse, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Trauma 59:S33-6. 2005
  61. ncbi Are we prepared for tomorrow's health challenges?
    Angela Z Monson
    Oklahoma State Senate, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 31:33-8. 2003
  62. ncbi Early intervention in psychosis: a rural perspective
    M Kelly
    Dorset Healthcare NHS Trust Bournemouth University, Psychosocial and Early Intervention Services, St Ann s Hospital, Canford Cliffs, Poole, Dorset, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:203-8. 2007
    ..Important key areas for consideration will be highlighted for both the planning and delivery of early intervention to rural communities...
  63. ncbi Formulating Hawai'i's public health education needs: input from the health community
    Sharon F Dellinger
    John A Burns School of Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Hawai i at Manoa, USA
    Hawaii Med J 66:45-7. 2007
  64. ncbi The nonsystem of American health care
    Bruce J Hillman
    J Am Coll Radiol 1:231-2. 2004
  65. ncbi End-of-life content in Comprehensive Cancer Control Plans: a systematic review
    Kristina A Theis
    Division of Adult and Community Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 24:390-8. 2007
    ..The top EOL strategies were research, provider education, and patient/public education. The results establish a baseline of EOL content in CCC Plans and should help improve assistance in future CCC planning efforts...
  66. ncbi "Agriculture at risk: A report to the nation"--a historical review, critical analysis, and implications for future planning
    K J Donham
    Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Agric Saf Health 8:9-35. 2002
    ..This article concludes with an analysis of the limitations of the AAR report, changes in exposed populations over the past decade, and specific recommendations on future actions to address the issues...
  67. ncbi Immunization coverage in Mozambique: from concepts to decision-making
    João Carlos de Timóteo Mavimbe
    Faculty of Medicine, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique
    Health Policy 79:92-100. 2006
    ..Clues on the implications of certain views of immunization coverage for policy and local decision-making in the national and global pursuit of immunization targets are provided...
  68. ncbi Integrating Poverty and Gender into Health Programs: A Sourcebook for Health Professionals
    Sarah Coll-Black
    Regional Office for the Western Pacific, World Health Organization, Manila, The Philippines
    Nurs Health Sci 9:246-53. 2007
    ..The experience to date suggests that the publication might be meeting a long-felt need for such a response...
  69. pmc Who needs cause-of-death data?
    Peter Byass
    Umeå International Schoolof Public Health, Umea, Sweden
    PLoS Med 4:e333. 2007
  70. pmc Ranking community health status to stimulate discussion of local public health issues: the Wisconsin County Health Rankings
    Paul E Peppard
    University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, Department of Population Health Sciences, Medical Sciences Center 1034, 1300 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:209-12. 2008
    ..The institute implemented many of the health officers' suggestions for improvement of the rankings in subsequent editions. The methods employed to create the rankings should be applicable in other states...
  71. ncbi Changing European CKD trends: a call to action
    Lesley Bennett
    Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK
    J Ren Care 33:148-52. 2007
    ..The impending crisis that more and older patients with serious comorbidities and CKD will impose on health care delivery must be addressed now in a proactive manner by the nephrology health care community...
  72. ncbi Flat medicine? Exploring trends in the globalization of health care
    Robert K Crone
    Academic Medical Center Practice, Huron Consulting Group, Inc, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, USA
    Acad Med 83:117-21. 2008
    ..The increase in health care quality and competitiveness around the globe is important, but these improvements will need to be matched by the development of comprehensive payer solutions, to benefit as many people as possible...
  73. doi Looking towards the future: 2009 health care debate
    Ronald Smith
    J Am Diet Assoc 108:432-4. 2008
  74. doi Knowledge integration: conceptualizing communications in cancer control systems
    Allan Best
    Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, 718, 828 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, Canada V5Z 1L8
    Patient Educ Couns 71:319-27. 2008
    ..The goal was to nurture common ground upon which to build a platform for translating what we know about cancer into what we do in practice and policy...
  75. ncbi Public health surveillance data in North Carolina
    Paul A Buescher
    State Center for Health Statistics, Division of Public Health, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, Raleigh, NC 27699 1908, USA
    N C Med J 69:112-8. 2008
  76. ncbi The new EU health strategy: a step forward or another example of 'bureaucracy total control'?
    Bernard Merkel
    Health Strategy and Health Systems Unit, DG SANCO, European Commission, Brussels, Belgium
    Clin Med 8:280-2. 2008
    ..Finally, it emphasises the need to implement the strategic goals by close cooperation with the member states and the important role for health professions and civil society...
  77. ncbi Health care transitions of youth with special health care needs: the never ending journey
    Cecily L Betz
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Commun Nurs Res 41:13-29. 2008
  78. ncbi The nationwide evaluation of fetal and infant mortality review (FIMR) programs: development and implementation of recommendations and conduct of essential maternal and child health services by FIMR programs
    Dawn P Misra
    Department of Population and Family Health Sciences, Women s and Children s Health Policy Center, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Matern Child Health J 8:217-29. 2004
    ..The aim of this paper is to examine intermediate outcomes of the FIMR, in particular the development and implementation of recommendations produced by the FIMRs and the conduct of essential MCH services by the FIMRs...
  79. ncbi Government policy and older people
    Ruth Williams
    Royal West Sussex NHS Trust
    Nurs Times 98:48-9. 2002
    ..Nurses need to understand these changes, as the implications of policy development will have a direct impact on the people we are working with. Nurses also have a part to play in shaping and informing policy development...
  80. ncbi Supply and demand?
    Emma Vere-Jones
    Nurs Times 102:18-21. 2006
  81. ncbi Ethics and public health emergencies: rationing vaccines
    Matthew K Wynia
    American Medical Association, USA
    Am J Bioeth 6:4-7. 2006
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  82. ncbi National and regional differences in preparation for future care needs: a comparison of the United States and Germany
    Martin Pinquart
    Department of Development Psychology, University of Jena, Am Steiger 3 Haus 1, 07743 Jena, Germany
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 18:53-78. 2003
    ..Most of the national and regional differences in preparation for future care needs were reduced or eliminated by controlling for differences in the perceived usefulness of planning...
  83. ncbi The President's New Freedom Commission: recommendations to transform mental health care in America
    Michael F Hogan
    Ohio Department of Mental Health, 30 East Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43215, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1467-74. 2003
  84. ncbi Need and greed in dermatology: disease and outcome measures in dermatological healthcare planning
    Florence Dalgard
    Department of Dermatology, Ulleval University Hospital, Institute of General Practice and Community Medicine, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Dermatology 213:279-83. 2006
    ..The information they can provide can enable provision and evaluation of healthcare quality and contribute to the challenge of making appropriate priority decisions in healthcare...
  85. ncbi Pandemic or seasonal.... ANA and others take action to keep the public, themselves safe from influenza
    Susan Trossman
    Am Nurse 38:1, 6, 11. 2006
  86. ncbi Healthy and ready to work--Kentucky: incorporating transition into a state program for children with special health care needs
    Kathleen B Blomquist
    HRTW National Center, Kentucky Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs, Lexington, USA
    Pediatr Nurs 32:515-28. 2006
    ..In their community outreach, nurses focus on collaborative planning, access to information, setting higher standards and expectations for services, documentation, and evaluation...
  87. ncbi Shaping health care in Tanzania--who's pulling the strings?
    Alice Shiner
    International Health and Medical Education Centre, University College London, UK
    Lancet 362:829-30. 2003
  88. ncbi [The third pillar of psychiatric health care reform]
    Anke Bramesfeld
    Abteilung Epidemiologie, Sozialmedizin und Gesundheitssystemforschung, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Psychiatr Prax 30:318-25. 2003
    ..This study investigates which mechanisms are implemented for coordinating and planning psychiatric services throughout the 16 German States (Länder)...
  89. ncbi A conceptual model of emergency department crowding
    Brent R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Research Foundation, and University of Minnesota Medical School, St Paul and Minneapolis, MN 55101, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:173-80. 2003
    ..The goal of the conceptual model is to provide a practical framework on which an organized research, policy, and operations management agenda can be based to alleviate ED crowding...
  90. ncbi Assessing progress on the NSF for coronary heart disease
    Ingrid Torjesen
    Nurs Times 103:25-6. 2007
    ..The report shows that death rates for cardiovascular disease have fallen by 35%. The aim is to reduce the rate by 40% by 2010...
  91. pmc Integrating public health policy, practice, evaluation, surveillance, and research: the school health action planning and evaluation system
    Roy Cameron
    Centre for Behavioral Research and Program Evaluation, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 97:648-54. 2007
    ..Such systems can contribute substantially to evidence-informed public health practice, public engagement, participatory action research, and relevant, timely population intervention research...
  92. ncbi Human resources for health in Palestine: a policy analysis. Part I: Current situation and recent developments
    Motasem Hamdan
    Centre for Health Services and Nursing Research, School of Public Health, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Health Policy 64:243-59. 2003
    ..Particular attention is given to the links between national health policy priorities and health sector reform initiatives. Part II focuses on the process of HRH policy formulation and implementation...
  93. ncbi GIS and health care
    Sara L McLafferty
    Department of Geography, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801 3671, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 24:25-42. 2003
    ..We also need to understand better the spatial behaviors of health care providers and consumers in the rapidly changing health care landscape and how geographic information affects these dynamic relationships...
  94. ncbi Reproductive and child health programme
    Renu Paruthi
    National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi 110067
    Indian J Public Health 46:72-7. 2002
    ..Various mechanisms for the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of the programme are discussed. The programme is analysed critically and suggestions for improvement are provided...
  95. pmc Cancer care in the United Kingdom: new solutions are needed
    Karol Sikora
    Imperial College School of Science, Medicine and Technology, Hammersmith Hospital, London W12 ONN
    BMJ 327:1044-6. 2003
  96. pmc Design, characteristics, and usefulness of state-based behavioral risk factor surveillance: 1981-87
    P L Remington
    Division of Nutrition, Centers for Disease Control (CDC, Atlanta, GA 30333
    Public Health Rep 103:366-75. 1988
    ..60 percent) of States used information from the surveys to set State health objectives, prepare State health planning documents, and plan a variety of programs concerning antismoking, the prevention of chronic diseases, and ..
  97. pmc Empowering health personnel for decentralized health planning in India: The Public Health Resource Network
    Anuska Kalita
    ICICI Centre for Child Health and Nutrition Centre, Pune, India
    Hum Resour Health 7:57. 2009
    ..Its aim is to build human resource capacity for strengthening decentralized health planning, especially at the district level, to improve accountability of health systems, elicit community ..
  98. ncbi Elective cervical discectomy in California: postoperative in-hospital complications and their risk factors
    P S Romano
    Division of General Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:2677-92. 1997
    ..METHODS: Computerized hospital discharge abstracts were obtained from the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development...
  99. ncbi Measuring integrated care
    Martin Strandberg-Larsen
    Section for Health Services Research, Department of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Dan Med Bull 58:B4245. 2011
    ..Data from the survey were additionally used to investigate the use of joint health planning as a tool for coordination of regional-local healthcare delivery...
  100. ncbi [Quality of medical database to valorize the DRG model by ISA cost indicators]
    J Holstein
    Délégation à l Information Médicale et à l Epidémiologie, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 3, avenue Victoria, 75004 Paris
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 50:593-603. 2002
    ..this administrative database is becoming more and more used by both researchers and health policy makers for health planning and benchmarking. In France, data abstraction and coding of medical records is done by physicians...
  101. pmc Use of existing data for public health planning: a study of the prevalence of hepatitis B surface antigen and core antibody in Al Ain Medical District, United Arab Emirates
    A al Owais
    Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates
    Bull World Health Organ 78:1324-9. 2000
    ..by the study are sufficient to support a hepatitis B immunization programme targeted at teenaged citizens, more accurate data, generated by a well-designed serological survey, would be essential for optimal public health planning.

Research Grants75

  1. Community Connections and Collaboration Project
    JOAN BRANDT; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Departing from the traditional model of community health planning, IMPACTS six stages include inquiring, meeting, partnering, acting imaginatively, crafting, and transfusing...
  2. Oral Health Intervention for Intellectually/Developmentally Disabled Persons
    KNOWLTON WILLIAM JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..that caregiver psychosocial factors serve as barriers to optimal oral hygiene behavior The proposed oral health planning grant is in conjunction with conducting a five-year randomized controlled trial with an oral health theory-..
  3. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald C Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The project has high relevance to public health because efficient public health planning requires access to accurate data on unmet need for treatment...
  4. Spatial, Temporal, Social Disparities in Breast Cancer
    Mario Schootman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..cancer screening in the United States among counties is clearly beneficial since this will facilitate local health planning and allocation of screening resources...
  5. Spatial, Temporal, Social Disparities in Breast Cancer
    Mario Schootman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..cancer screening in the United States among counties is clearly beneficial since this will facilitate local health planning and allocation of screening resources...
  6. Hurricane Katrina Community Advisory Group
    Ronald Kessler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The project has high relevance to public health because efficient public health planning requires access to accurate data on unmet need for treatment...
  7. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..assist these communities in developing an increasing sense of control and ownership over the environmental health planning process so that these infrastructures become long-term community-based institutions...
  8. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..assist these communities in developing an increasing sense of control and ownership over the environmental health planning process so that these infrastructures become long-term community-based institutions...
  9. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..assist these communities in developing an increasing sense of control and ownership over the environmental health planning process so that these infrastructures become long-term community-based institutions...
  10. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Dianne Quigley; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..assist these communities in developing an increasing sense of control and ownership over the environmental health planning process so that these infrastructures become long-term community-based institutions...
  11. NUCLEAR RISK MANAGEMENT FOR NATIVE COMMUNITIES
    Robert Goble; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..assist these communities in developing an increasing sense of control and ownership over the environmental health planning process so that these infrastructures become long-term community-based institutions...
  12. Quality and Costs in Hospitals: What Can We Learn from Medicare Patients?
    John Romley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and pneumonia care, as reported in hospital discharge abstracts from California's Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development...
  13. Quality and Costs in Hospitals: What Can We Learn from Medicare Patients?
    John A Romley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and pneumonia care, as reported in hospital discharge abstracts from California's Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development...
  14. Dementia and Disability in Thai Elderly
    Jeffrey Cummings; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The outcomes of this study are critically important for public health planning of the needs of disabled and cognitively impaired urban Thai elderly...
  15. Dementia and Disability in Thai Elderly
    Jeffrey Cummings; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The outcomes of this study are critically important for public health planning of the needs of disabled and cognitively impaired urban Thai elderly...
  16. Dementia and Disability in Thai Elderly
    Jeffrey Cummings; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The outcomes of this study are critically important for public health planning of the needs of disabled and cognitively impaired urban Thai elderly...
  17. Depression & CHD: Cellular-Molecular Mechanisms
    EDWARD SUAREZ; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Recently, we showed that a personalized health planning approach that incorporates mind-body techniques, such as mindfulness, significantly reduced the Framingham ..
  18. Depression & CHD: Cellular-Molecular Mechanisms
    EDWARD CARLOS SUAREZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Recently, we showed that a personalized health planning approach that incorporates mind-body techniques, such as mindfulness, significantly reduced the Framingham ..
  19. Biodemography of Exceptional Longevity in the United States
    Leonid A Gavrilov; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of biological, social and environmental factors that favor survival to extreme old ages, including early-life childhood conditions, and it has implications for public health policy, population forecasting and health planning.
  20. Biodemography of Exceptional Longevity in the United States
    Leonid Gavrilov; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of biological, social and environmental factors that favor survival to extreme old ages, including early-life childhood conditions, and it has implications for public health policy, population forecasting and health planning.
  21. Ethnicity, Breast Cancer Recurrence, & Long-Term QOL
    Kathy B Baumgartner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..version of the Waksberg random digit-dialing method, and were frequency-matched by ethnicity, age-group, and health planning district...
  22. Ethnicity, Breast Cancer Recurrence, and Long-Term QOL
    Kathy Baumgartner; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..version of the Waksberg random digit-dialing method, and were frequency-matched by ethnicity, age-group, and health planning district...
  23. Ethnicity, Breast Cancer Recurrence, & Long-Term QOL
    Kathy Baumgartner; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..version of the Waksberg random digit-dialing method, and were frequency-matched by ethnicity, age-group, and health planning district...
  24. Ethnicity, Breast Cancer Recurrence, and Long-Term Quality of Life
    Kathy Baumgartner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..version of the Waksberg random digit-dialing method, and were frequency-matched by ethnicity, age-group, and health planning district...
  25. Ethnicity, Breast Cancer Recurrence, and Long-Term QOL
    Kathy Baumgartner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..version of the Waksberg random digit-dialing method, and were frequency-matched by ethnicity, age-group, and health planning district...
  26. Improving Reporting of Race, Ethnicity, and Language in California
    DAVID SCOTT ZINGMOND; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..California's Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), a state agency, is responsible for the routine collection of patient-level hospital ..
  27. SOCIAL IMPACT OF ORAL DISEASE IN ELDERLY POPULATIONS
    Andrew Spencer; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..from these three sites will provide particularly useful information of the examination of the mechanisms of social impact and that this information will enhance public health planning and policy in Australia, the U.S.A. and Canada.
  28. Gender as a Risk Factor for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
    Ruey Kang Chang; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Hospital discharge data 1985-1999 from the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) will be used to conduct this analysis...
  29. Gender as a Risk Factor for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
    Ruey Kang Chang; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Hospital discharge data 1985-1999 from the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) will be used to conduct this analysis...
  30. TRAINING AND EDUCATION COLLABORATIVE SYSTEM PREPAREDNESS AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE
    Barbara J Quiram; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In order to reach the broader public health workforce that supplements public health planning and response in jurisdictions not served by local public health departments, TECS-PERLC will also partner ..
  31. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the long-term impact of NEP, and specific components that optimize its effectiveness, are crucial for public health planning and informing policy...
  32. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..the long-term impact of NEP, and specific components that optimize its effectiveness, are crucial for public health planning and informing policy...
  33. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..the long-term impact of NEP, and specific components that optimize its effectiveness, are crucial for public health planning and informing policy...
  34. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..the long-term impact of NEP, and specific components that optimize its effectiveness, are crucial for public health planning and informing policy...
  35. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..the long-term impact of NEP, and specific components that optimize its effectiveness, are crucial for public health planning and informing policy...
  36. BALTIMORE NEEDLE EXCHANGE PROGRAM EVALUATION
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..the long-term impact of NEP, and specific components that optimize its effectiveness, are crucial for public health planning and informing policy...
  37. Gulf Coast Transdisciplinary Research Recover Center for Community Health
    Armin D Weinberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and Community Medicine and the Office of Faculty Affairs &Development/Meharry Medical College;and the Health Planning, Evaluation &Program Development/City of Houston Department of Health and Human Services...
  38. Gulf Coast Transdisciplinary Research Recover Center for Community Health
    Lovell Jones; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and Community Medicine and the Office of Faculty Affairs &Development/Meharry Medical College;and the Health Planning, Evaluation &Program Development/City of Houston Department of Health and Human Services...
  39. AGING AND PANIC DISORDERS--EARLY VS LATE-ONSET
    Javaid Sheikh; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..This will provide foundation and direction for more definitive treatment and prevention research, and public health planning for this potentially debilitating illness in older adults.
  40. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN RURAL MAINE
    GWENDOLYN ZAHNER; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The study cohort will be selected as a probability sample of 2,300 households from a children's mental health planning region in eastern Maine stratified by rurality (i.e...
  41. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN RURAL MAINE
    GWENDOLYN ZAHNER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The study cohort will be selected as a probability sample of 2,300 households from a children's mental health planning region in eastern Maine stratified by rurality (i.e...
  42. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF CHILD PSYCHOPATHOLOGY IN RURAL MAINE
    GWENDOLYN ZAHNER; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The study cohort will be selected as a probability sample of 2,300 households from a children's mental health planning region in eastern Maine stratified by rurality (i.e...
  43. ALTERNATIVE SERVICE PATTERNS FOR CHILDREN WITH SED
    Christina Hoven; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Examining this information in an integrated, comprehensive manner is essential for improved mental health planning and policy making, and we will apply the model to estimate the effects of policy options on child mental ..
  44. MODERNIAZATION AND DIABETES AMONG SAMOAN AMERICANS
    JAMES BINDON; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..the measurement of obesity, diet, and activity, and the measurement of lifestyle among Samoans; and the existence of a collaborative relationship with the Health Planning Office of American Samoa for continued research on Samoan health.
  45. Making Connections/Conexiones On Health Disparities
    Jeffrey Brandon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We are also anticipating $45,000 in registration fees. ..
  46. Connecticut Occupational Health Expanded Surveillance
    Thomas St Louis; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and heavy metals poisoning 4) to broaden the scope of duties for the Connecticut Occupational Safety and Health Planning and Action Network to include goal setting activities and recommendations for improving occupational health ..
  47. Cardiovascular and hepatic effects of exercise in hypertensive adults
    Jeanne Clark; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..cardiovascular risk reduction for different populations would be helpful for clinical guidelines and public health planning. We seek to address these questions using two clinical trials conducted at the Johns Hopkins General Clinical ..
  48. Social Determinants of HIV Risk and Vulnerability among Black MSM in South Africa
    KIRK JOHN FIERECK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings of this research will have direct relevance for public health planning and policy initiatives that are currently taking shape in South Africa aimed at addressing the HIV epidemic ..
  49. Cardiovascular and hepatic effects of exercise in hypertensive adults
    Jeanne M Clark; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..cardiovascular risk reduction for different populations would be helpful for clinical guidelines and public health planning. We seek to address these questions using two clinical trials conducted at the Johns Hopkins General Clinical ..
  50. BARBADOS INCIDENCE STUDY OF EYE DISEASE (BISED)
    M Leske; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The information will provide data for public health planning, understanding etiology, identifying groups at high risk and developing appropriate strategies to control ..
  51. LIBRARY BUSINESS INFORMATION SERVICE
    ARLENE MANGINO; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..1)Purchase of an IBM PS-2 model 5OZ computer system; subscription to DIALOG which includes such databases as Health Planning & Adm, ABI/Inform, PTS PROMPT; subscription to a core Collection of business and health care journals 2)..
  52. Advanced Spatial Analysis Training Program for Population Scientists
    Stephen Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Indeed, participants from public health, epidemiology, health sciences, and health planning accounted for 22 percent of the researchers who attended our previous R25 training program on GIS and ..
  53. COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE ELDERLY IN FOUR ASIAN COUNTRIES
    ALBERT HERMALIN; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..study will add considerably to the knowledge of the health and well-being of the elderly in developing countries and to their needs for various types of services, and thus prove directly relevant for social policy and health planning.
  54. Rural Stimulant Use & Mental Health:Services & Outcomes
    Brenda Booth; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This expanded research from three diverse rural ecologies will provide convincing and cogent data for health planning and health policy for prevention and treatment of stimulant users in rural areas.
  55. Segmented assimilation theory and obesity: A test among US Latino adults
    KAREN ROCIO FLOREZ; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..exploring obesity in relation to the process of acculturation is highly relevant to the future public health planning of the United States because cardiovascular disease is still the leading cause of death in the nation...
  56. Rural Stimulant Use & Mental Health:Services & Outcomes
    Brenda Booth; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This expanded research from three diverse rural ecologies will provide convincing and cogent data for health planning and health policy for prevention and treatment of stimulant users in rural areas.
  57. Rural Stimulant Use & Mental Health:Services & Outcomes
    Brenda Booth; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This expanded research from three diverse rural ecologies will provide convincing and cogent data for health planning and health policy for prevention and treatment of stimulant users in rural areas.
  58. Rural Stimulant Use & Mental Health:Services & Outcomes
    Brenda Booth; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This expanded research from three diverse rural ecologies will provide convincing and cogent data for health planning and health policy for prevention and treatment of stimulant users in rural areas.
  59. Rural Stimulant Use & Mental Health:Services & Outcomes
    Brenda Booth; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This expanded research from three diverse rural ecologies will provide convincing and cogent data for health planning and health policy for prevention and treatment of stimulant users in rural areas.
  60. Segmented assimilation theory and obesity: A test among US Latino adults
    KAREN FLOREZ; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..exploring obesity in relation to the process of acculturation is highly relevant to the future public health planning of the United States because cardiovascular disease is still the leading cause of death in the nation...
  61. Rural Stimulant Use & Mental Health:Services & Outcomes
    Brenda Booth; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This expanded research from three diverse rural ecologies will provide convincing and cogent data for health planning and health policy for prevention and treatment of stimulant users in rural areas.
  62. PSYCHOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS OF DENTOFACIAL MALOCCLUSION
    LEE GRABER; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..This project addresses questions of practical significance in public health planning. Results from this research may have potential applications in setting parameters for orthodontic treatment ..
  63. MIDWEST LATINO RESEARCH CENTER
    AIDA GIACHELLO; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Latinos in the region experience poor health status, and health data available are too limited for meaningful health planning, program development and implementation, or for public health policy formulation...
  64. HIV HOME HEALTHCARE SERVICES: SURVEY & POLICY ANALYSIS
    Barbara Hanley; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..and the Home Healthcare agency with the goal of providing baseline data to inform local, state and federal health planning and policy making decisions. The main study has two phases: A...
  65. U.S. HEALTH CARE DELIVERY POLICY & DISTRIBUTIVE JUSTICE
    Norman Daniels; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..3) resource allocation and health care for the elderly; 4) preventive versus acute care; 5) regional health planning priorities...
  66. NETWORK FOR RESPONSIBLE STEWARDSHIP
    Patricia Stanley; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Environmental Technicians, Community Health Aides and regional health providers; to provide environmental health planning and training workshops in each village in the Yukon Flats for the communities and the schools; to establish a ..
  67. INCENTIVES FOR IMPROVING PRODUCTIVITY IN HEALTH CARE
    SAMUEL CAPER; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..The National Council on Health Planning and Development (NCHPD) has been charged by the Secretary of HEW to study issues relating to fostering ..
  68. DEVELOPMENT/EVALUATION OF HEALTH INFORMATION SHARING
    MARTA DOSA; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Y., Binghamton, N.Y., and Syracuse, N.Y. HISP (a) identified categories of health planning and management information and data currently presumed to be available through informal communication, (b) ..
  69. Community Connections and Collaboration Project
    Carol Pavlish; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Departing from the traditional model of community health planning, IMPACTS six stages include inquiring, meeting, partnering, acting imaginatively, crafting, and transfusing...