patient acceptance of health care

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Summary: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.

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  1. ncbi Expanding access to voluntary HIV counselling and testing in sub-Saharan Africa: alternative approaches for improving uptake, 2001-2007
    Joseph K B Matovu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 12:1315-22. 2007
  2. pmc Still too far to walk: literature review of the determinants of delivery service use
    Sabine Gabrysch
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:34. 2009
  3. doi High uptake of home-based, district-wide, HIV counseling and testing in Uganda
    ELIODA TUMWESIGYE
    Integrated Community Based Initiatives, Kabwohe, Uganda
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:735-41. 2010
  4. doi HPV vaccine acceptability in Ghana, West Africa
    Maame Aba Coleman
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Vaccine 29:3945-50. 2011
  5. pmc Stigma in the HIV/AIDS epidemic: a review of the literature and recommendations for the way forward
    Anish P Mahajan
    UCLA Program in Global Health, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    AIDS 22:S67-79. 2008
  6. ncbi High acceptability of voluntary counselling and HIV-testing but unacceptable loss to follow up in a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme in rural Malawi: scaling-up requires a different way of acting
    M Manzi
    Medecins Sans Frontieres Luxembourg, Thyolo District, Luxembourg, Malawi
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1242-50. 2005
  7. ncbi Predictors of HPV vaccine acceptability: a theory-informed, systematic review
    Noel T Brewer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, 306 Rosenau Hall CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Prev Med 45:107-14. 2007
  8. pmc Adoption, non-adoption, and abandonment of a personal electronic health record: case study of HealthSpace
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    Healthcare Innovation and Policy Unit, Centre for Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London E1 2AT, UK
    BMJ 341:c5814. 2010
  9. ncbi Factors affecting home delivery in rural Tanzania
    Mwifadhi Mrisho
    Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Trop Med Int Health 12:862-72. 2007
  10. pmc Access to health care in contexts of livelihood insecurity: a framework for analysis and action
    Brigit Obrist
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS Med 4:1584-8. 2007

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  1. ncbi Expanding access to voluntary HIV counselling and testing in sub-Saharan Africa: alternative approaches for improving uptake, 2001-2007
    Joseph K B Matovu
    Rakai Health Sciences Program Uganda Virus Research Institute, Entebbe, Uganda
    Trop Med Int Health 12:1315-22. 2007
    ..We recommend that these alternative models be implemented in more settings and on a much larger scale in sub-Saharan Africa, where VCT uptake rates remain low...
  2. pmc Still too far to walk: literature review of the determinants of delivery service use
    Sabine Gabrysch
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 9:34. 2009
    ....
  3. doi High uptake of home-based, district-wide, HIV counseling and testing in Uganda
    ELIODA TUMWESIGYE
    Integrated Community Based Initiatives, Kabwohe, Uganda
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:735-41. 2010
    ..These results demonstrate that home-based HCT was well-accepted, feasible, and effective in identifying HIV-infected individuals who did not know their HIV status in rural Uganda...
  4. doi HPV vaccine acceptability in Ghana, West Africa
    Maame Aba Coleman
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Vaccine 29:3945-50. 2011
    ..Cervical cancer is a leading cause of cancer-related mortality among women in Ghana. As of this writing no data are available concerning knowledge, attitudes and acceptability of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination by women in Ghana...
  5. pmc Stigma in the HIV/AIDS epidemic: a review of the literature and recommendations for the way forward
    Anish P Mahajan
    UCLA Program in Global Health, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    AIDS 22:S67-79. 2008
    ..Based on the literature, we conclude by offering a set of recommendations that may represent important next steps in a multifaceted response to stigma in the HIV/AIDS epidemic...
  6. ncbi High acceptability of voluntary counselling and HIV-testing but unacceptable loss to follow up in a prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission programme in rural Malawi: scaling-up requires a different way of acting
    M Manzi
    Medecins Sans Frontieres Luxembourg, Thyolo District, Luxembourg, Malawi
    Trop Med Int Health 10:1242-50. 2005
    ..Thyolo District Hospital, rural Malawi...
  7. ncbi Predictors of HPV vaccine acceptability: a theory-informed, systematic review
    Noel T Brewer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, 306 Rosenau Hall CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Prev Med 45:107-14. 2007
    ....
  8. pmc Adoption, non-adoption, and abandonment of a personal electronic health record: case study of HealthSpace
    Trisha Greenhalgh
    Healthcare Innovation and Policy Unit, Centre for Health Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London E1 2AT, UK
    BMJ 341:c5814. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi Factors affecting home delivery in rural Tanzania
    Mwifadhi Mrisho
    Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Trop Med Int Health 12:862-72. 2007
    ..This study combines an understanding of gender issues relating to health and help-seeking behaviour with epidemiological knowledge concerning place of delivery...
  10. pmc Access to health care in contexts of livelihood insecurity: a framework for analysis and action
    Brigit Obrist
    Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS Med 4:1584-8. 2007
  11. ncbi Utilization of maternal health care services in Southern India
    K Navaneetham
    Asian MetaCentre for Population and Sustainable Development Analysis, Institute for Asian Research, National University of Singapore, AS7 Shaw Foundation Building, 117570, Singapore
    Soc Sci Med 55:1849-69. 2002
    ..The findings of this study provide insights for planning and implementing appropriate maternal health service delivery programs in order to improve the health and well-being of both mother and child...
  12. ncbi Treatment-seeking behaviour, cost burdens and coping strategies among rural and urban households in Coastal Kenya: an equity analysis
    Jane Chuma
    Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kilifi, Kenya
    Trop Med Int Health 12:673-86. 2007
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  13. pmc High ANC coverage and low skilled attendance in a rural Tanzanian district: a case for implementing a birth plan intervention
    Moke Magoma
    Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population, Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 10:13. 2010
    ..The perspectives of health care providers and traditional birth attendants on childbirth and the factors determining where women deliver were also investigated...
  14. ncbi When and how do young people seek professional help for mental health problems?
    Debra J Rickwood
    School of Health Sciences, University of Canberra, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Med J Aust 187:S35-9. 2007
    ..Increasingly, Internet-based information and interventions are being used to engage young people in the help-seeking process...
  15. ncbi Low use of rural maternity services in Uganda: impact of women's status, traditional beliefs and limited resources
    Grace Bantebya Kyomuhendo
    Department of Women and Gender Studies, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    Reprod Health Matters 11:16-26. 2003
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  16. ncbi How stigma interferes with mental health care
    Patrick Corrigan
    University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am Psychol 59:614-25. 2004
    ..Implications for the development of antistigma programs that might promote care seeking and participation are also reviewed...
  17. doi Comparison of home and clinic-based HIV testing among household members of persons taking antiretroviral therapy in Uganda: results from a randomized trial
    Eric Lugada
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Uganda, Global AIDS Program, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Entebbe, Uganda
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:245-52. 2010
    ..Due to high rates of undiagnosed and untreated HIV infection in Africa, we compared HIV counseling and testing (VCT) uptake among household members of patients receiving antiretroviral therapy...
  18. pmc Social and cultural factors affecting uptake of interventions for malaria in pregnancy in Africa: a systematic review of the qualitative research
    Christopher Pell
    Centre de Recerca en Salut Internacional de Barcelona, Hospital Clínic Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e22452. 2011
    ..This article provides a comprehensive overview of qualitative research on social and cultural factors relevant to uptake of MiP interventions in sub-Saharan Africa...
  19. pmc Barriers to prompt and effective malaria treatment among the poorest population in Kenya
    Jane Chuma
    Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, P, O Box, 230, Kilifi, Kenya
    Malar J 9:144. 2010
    ..This paper explores access barriers to effective malaria treatment among the poorest population in four malaria endemic districts in Kenya...
  20. ncbi Brief interventions for alcohol problems: a meta-analytic review of controlled investigations in treatment-seeking and non-treatment-seeking populations
    Anne Moyer
    Center for Health Care Evaluation, VA Palo Alto Health Care System and Stanford University Medical Center, Menlo Park, CA, USA
    Addiction 97:279-92. 2002
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  21. pmc Factors associated with use and non-use of mosquito nets owned in Oromia and Amhara regional states, Ethiopia
    Carol A Baume
    AED, 1825 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC 20009, USA
    Malar J 8:264. 2009
    ..Many countries across sub-Saharan Africa are rapidly increasing insecticide-treated net (ITN) coverage to combat malaria, but systematic data on the use of those ITNs and the factors affecting this use are scarce...
  22. ncbi Women's barriers to HIV-1 testing and disclosure: challenges for HIV-1 voluntary counselling and testing
    S Maman
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Care 13:595-603. 2001
    ..The implications of findings for the promotion of HIV-1 VCT programmes, the implementation of partner notification policies and the development of post-test support services are discussed...
  23. doi Low male partner participation in antenatal HIV counselling and testing in northern Tanzania: implications for preventive programs
    S E Msuya
    Department of International Health, University of Oslo, Norway
    AIDS Care 20:700-9. 2008
    ..Also, promotion of couple VCT outside antenatal settings in male friendly and accessible settings should be given priority...
  24. pmc Acceptability of male circumcision for prevention of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa: a review
    N Westercamp
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1603 W Taylor Street, MC 923, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:341-55. 2007
    ..We recommend pilot interventions making safe circumcision services available in conjunction with current HIV prevention strategies and evaluating the safety and acceptability of circumcision...
  25. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine use in Australia: a national population-based survey
    Charlie C L Xue
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Traditional Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Altern Complement Med 13:643-50. 2007
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  26. pmc Low acceptability of A/H1N1 pandemic vaccination in French adult population: did public health policy fuel public dissonance?
    Michael Schwarzinger
    INSERM, U912 Economic and Social Sciences, Health Systems and Societies, Marseille, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e10199. 2010
    ..In July 2009, French public health authorities embarked in a mass vaccination campaign against A/H1N1 2009 pandemic-influenza. We explored the attitudes and behaviors of the general population toward pandemic vaccination...
  27. pmc Feasibility and acceptability of artemisinin-based combination therapy for the home management of malaria in four African sites
    IkeOluwapo O Ajayi
    Malaria Research Laboratories, Institute of Medical Research and Training, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria
    Malar J 7:6. 2008
    ..The feasibility and acceptability of incorporating ACT in HMM needs to be evaluated...
  28. pmc Uptake of workplace HIV counselling and testing: a cluster-randomised trial in Zimbabwe
    Elizabeth L Corbett
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 3:e238. 2006
    ..HIV counselling and testing is a key component of both HIV care and HIV prevention, but uptake is currently low. We investigated the impact of rapid HIV testing at the workplace on uptake of voluntary counselling and testing (VCT)...
  29. pmc Improvements in access to malaria treatment in Tanzania following community, retail sector and health facility interventions -- a user perspective
    Sandra Alba
    Dept Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Malar J 9:163. 2010
    ..The effect of these interventions on understanding and treatment of malaria was studied in rural Tanzania. The data also enabled an investigation of the determinants of access to treatment...
  30. pmc Home-based voluntary HIV counselling and testing found highly acceptable and to reduce inequalities
    Wilbroad Mutale
    Department of Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Zambia, Lusaka, Zambia
    BMC Public Health 10:347. 2010
    ..We investigated the acceptability of home-based delivery of counselling and HIV testing in urban and rural populations in Zambia where VCT has been offered mostly from local clinics...
  31. ncbi A randomized trial on acceptability of voluntary HIV counselling and testing
    Knut Fylkesnes
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Trop Med Int Health 9:566-72. 2004
    ..To examine factors affecting readiness for and acceptability of voluntary HIV counselling and testing (VCT)...
  32. pmc Uptake of home-based voluntary HIV testing in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Kalpana Sabapathy
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    PLoS Med 9:e1001351. 2012
    ..Improving access to HIV testing is a key priority in scaling up HIV treatment and prevention services. Home-based voluntary counselling and testing (HBT) as an approach to delivering wide-scale HIV testing is explored here...
  33. pmc Utilization of public or private health care providers by febrile children after user fee removal in Uganda
    Elizeus Rutebemberwa
    Department of Health Policy Planning and Management, Makerere University School of Public Health, PO Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    Malar J 8:45. 2009
    ..The study aimed to assess determinants for use of government facilities or drug shops/private clinics for febrile illnesses in children under five...
  34. pmc Male perspectives on incorporating men into antenatal HIV counseling and testing
    David A Katz
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e7602. 2009
    ..We aimed to identify methods for increasing male involvement in antenatal VCT and determine male correlates of accepting couple counseling in these settings...
  35. pmc Exploring provider and community responses to the new malaria diagnostic and treatment regime in Solomon Islands
    Rushika S Wijesinghe
    The University of Queensland, School of Population Health, Pacific Malaria Initiative Support Centre, Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health, Brisbane, Australia
    Malar J 10:3. 2011
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  36. pmc Feasibility and acceptability of home-based management of malaria strategy adapted to Sudan's conditions using artemisinin-based combination therapy and rapid diagnostic test
    Khalid A Elmardi
    National Malaria Control Programme, Federal Ministry of Health, Khartoum, Sudan
    Malar J 8:39. 2009
    ..This research aimed to assess the feasibility and acceptability of home-based management of malaria (HMM) strategy using artemisinin-based combination therapy (ACT) for treatment and rapid diagnostic test (RDT) for diagnosis...
  37. ncbi Patients' help-seeking experiences and delay in cancer presentation: a qualitative synthesis
    Lucy K Smith
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester LE1 6TP, UK
    Lancet 366:825-31. 2005
    ..We undertook a qualitative synthesis of international research evidence to provide insight into patients' experiences of recognising symptoms of cancer and seeking help...
  38. pmc Modelling the effectiveness of chlamydia screening in England
    K M E Turner
    Health Protection Agency, Centre for Infections, 61 Colindale Ave, Colindale, London NW9 5EQ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 82:496-502. 2006
    ..Mathematical models can incorporate these non-linear effects and estimate the likely impact of different screening programmes and identify areas where more data are needed...
  39. pmc Universal testing and treatment as an HIV prevention strategy: research questions and methods
    Richard Hayes
    MRC Tropical Epidemiology Group, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Curr HIV Res 9:429-45. 2011
    ..If these studies produce promising results, there would be a strong case for a cluster-randomised trial to measure the impact of a UTT intervention on HIV incidence, and we consider the main design features of such a trial...
  40. pmc Why do I need it? I am not at risk! Public perceptions towards the pandemic (H1N1) 2009 vaccine
    Holly Seale
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 10:99. 2010
    ..We surveyed a sample of residents from Sydney, Australia to ascertain their risk perception, attitudes towards the pandemic and willingness to accept the pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza vaccine...
  41. ncbi Successful introduction of routine opt-out HIV testing in antenatal care in Botswana
    Tracy L Creek
    Global AIDS Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 45:102-7. 2007
    ..Uptake of antenatal HIV testing was low from 1999 through 2003. In 2004, Botswana's President declared that HIV testing should be "routine but not compulsory" in medical settings...
  42. pmc Delayed care seeking for fatal pneumonia in children aged under five years in Uganda: a case-series study
    Karin Kallander
    Division of International Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Bull World Health Organ 86:332-8. 2008
    ..To review individual case histories of children who had died of pneumonia in rural Uganda and to investigate why these children did not survive...
  43. pmc A qualitative study on the acceptability and preference of three types of long-lasting insecticide-treated bed nets in Solomon Islands: implications for malaria elimination
    Jo An Atkinson
    Pacific Malaria Initiative Support Centre, School of Population Health SPH, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Malar J 8:119. 2009
    ..Compliance with these interventions is dependent on their acceptability and on the socio-cultural context of the local population. These factors need to be investigated locally prior to programme implementation...
  44. pmc Project Accept (HPTN 043): a community-based intervention to reduce HIV incidence in populations at risk for HIV in sub-Saharan Africa and Thailand
    Gertrude Khumalo-Sakutukwa
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Suite 1300, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 49:422-31. 2008
    ..Changing community norms to increase awareness of HIV status and reduce HIV-related stigma has the potential to reduce the incidence of HIV-1 infection in the developing world...
  45. pmc The forgotten half of the equation: randomized controlled trial of a male invitation to attend couple voluntary counselling and testing
    Boshishi K F Mohlala
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, UK
    AIDS 25:1535-41. 2011
    ..Increased male participation in antenatal care and uptake of couple voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) for HIV could reduce horizontal and vertical HIV transmission in sub-Saharan Africa...
  46. doi The 2009-2010 influenza pandemic: effects on pandemic and seasonal vaccine uptake and lessons learned for seasonal vaccination campaigns
    Gregory A Poland
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Vaccine 28:D3-13. 2010
    ..This article explores what has been learned about cross-cultural responses to pandemic influenza, and seeks to apply those lessons to seasonal influenza immunization programs...
  47. doi Using the three delays model to understand why newborn babies die in eastern Uganda
    Peter Waiswa
    Division of Global Health, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Trop Med Int Health 15:964-72. 2010
    ..A survey was conducted in 16 health facilities to determine capacity for newborn care...
  48. doi Feasibility, acceptability and cost of home-based HIV testing in rural Kenya
    Joel Negin
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Trop Med Int Health 14:849-55. 2009
    ..To demonstrate the feasibility, acceptability and cost of home-based HIV testing and to examine the applicability of the model to high HIV prevalence settings...
  49. ncbi Health care-seeking practices of pregnant women and the role of the midwife in Cape Town, South Africa
    N Abrahams
    Gender and Health Research Group, Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa
    J Midwifery Womens Health 46:240-7. 2001
    ..The findings highlight the importance of women's perceptions of quality of care in influencing their health seeking practices. The study suggests that considerably more attention needs to be given to this aspect of maternity services...
  50. doi Uptake of HIV voluntary counselling and testing services in rural Tanzania: implications for effective HIV prevention and equitable access to treatment
    Alison Wringe
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 13:319-27. 2008
    ..To describe the associations between socio-demographic, behavioural and clinical characteristics and the use of HIV voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) services among residents in a rural ward in Tanzania...
  51. pmc Development of an international questionnaire to measure use of complementary and alternative medicine (I-CAM-Q)
    Sara A Quandt
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 15:331-9. 2009
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  52. pmc Scaling up stigma? The effects of antiretroviral roll-out on stigma and HIV testing. Early evidence from rural Tanzania
    M Roura
    Centre for Population Studies, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:308-12. 2009
    ..To investigate the interplay between antiretroviral therapy (ART) scale-up, different types of stigma and Voluntary Counselling and Testing (VCT) uptake 2 years after the introduction of free ART in a rural ward of Tanzania...
  53. ncbi Gender, socioeconomic development and health-seeking behaviour in Bangladesh
    S M Ahmed
    BRAC Research anid Evaluation Division, BRAC Centre, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Soc Sci Med 51:361-71. 2000
    ..The policy and programmatic implications of between group and gender differences in care seeking are discussed with reference to the literature...
  54. pmc Acceptance of and barriers to voluntary HIV counselling and testing among adults in Guizhou province, China
    Wei Ma
    National Center for AIDS STD Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China
    AIDS 21:S129-35. 2007
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  55. doi Use of insecticide treated nets by pregnant women and associated factors in a pre-dominantly rural population in northern Ethiopia
    Mebrahtom Belay
    UNICEF Country Office, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    Trop Med Int Health 13:1303-13. 2008
    ..To describe the use of insecticide treated nets (ITNs) among pregnant women and examine factors associated with its access and use...
  56. ncbi Patients seeking care from acupuncture practitioners in the UK: a national survey
    Hugh MacPherson
    Foundation for Traditional Chinese Medicine, York, UK
    Complement Ther Med 14:20-30. 2006
    ..Our secondary aim was to compare the profiles of acupuncture patients with those of a patient survey undertaken in 1988...
  57. doi Bypassing primary care facilities for childbirth: a population-based study in rural Tanzania
    Margaret E Kruk
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Department of Health Management and Policy, 109 Observatory Road, SPH II M3166, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, USA
    Health Policy Plan 24:279-88. 2009
    ..Investing in improved quality of care in primary care facilities may reduce bypassing and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the health system in providing coverage for facility delivery in rural Africa...
  58. doi Web-based self-help for problem drinkers: a pragmatic randomized trial
    Heleen Riper
    Trimbos Institute, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Addiction 103:218-27. 2008
    ..Self-help interventions for adult problem drinkers in the general population have proved effective. The question is whether this also holds for self-help interventions delivered over the internet...
  59. ncbi Factors influencing the use of maternal healthcare services in Ethiopia
    Yared Mekonnen
    Ethio Netherlands AIDS Research Project, Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute, PO Box 1242, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    J Health Popul Nutr 21:374-82. 2003
    ..However, this cannot detract from the relevance of service-related factors, especially in the rural areas of the country...
  60. pmc Increased HIV testing and reduced undiagnosed infection among gay men in Scotland, 2005-8: support for the opt-out testing policy?
    Lisa M McDaid
    MRC CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 87:221-4. 2011
    ..To examine changes in HIV testing and undiagnosed infection among men who have sex with men in Scotland between 2005 and 2008...
  61. pmc Healthcare-seeking behaviour for common infectious disease-related illnesses in rural Kenya: a community-based house-to-house survey
    Deron C Burton
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 29:61-70. 2011
    ..Seeking healthcare at health facilities and hospitals varied by syndrome, severity of illness, and characteristics of the patient...
  62. ncbi Utilization of health facilities and trained birth attendants for childbirth in rural Bangladesh: an empirical study
    Bimal Kanti Paul
    Department of Geography, Kansas State University, Manhattan 66506, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:1755-65. 2002
    ..We conclude that quick response to delivery complications and improved access to hospitals and TTBAs can reduce the risk of infant and maternal mortality and morbidity in rural Bangladesh...
  63. doi Effect of the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness strategy on childhood mortality and nutrition in a rural area in Bangladesh: a cluster randomised trial
    Shams E Arifeen
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh ICDDR, B, Dhaka, Bangladesh
    Lancet 374:393-403. 2009
    ..We assessed the effect of IMCI on health and nutrition of children younger than 5 years in Bangladesh...
  64. pmc Effect of repeated invitations on uptake of colorectal cancer screening using faecal occult blood testing: analysis of prevalence and incidence screening
    R J C Steele
    Department of Surgery, University of Dundee, UK
    BMJ 341:c5531. 2010
    ..To analyse the effects of prevalence and incidence screening on uptake and detection of cancer in an ongoing, dynamic programme for colorectal screening using faecal occult blood testing...
  65. doi A qualitative analysis of South African women's knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about HPV and cervical cancer prevention, vaccine awareness and acceptance, and maternal-child communication about sexual health
    Shelley A Francis
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Vaccine 29:8760-5. 2011
    ..Prevention strategies should also consider the cultural context and the role that grandmothers play in the family unit...
  66. pmc HPV vaccine acceptability among Kenyan women
    Sylvia Becker-Dreps
    Department of Family Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Vaccine 28:4864-7. 2010
    ..Most women (95%, 95% confidence interval [CI]: 92%, 99%), however, were willing to have their daughters vaccinated with a vaccine that would prevent cervical cancer, with preference for an inexpensive vaccine requiring fewer doses...
  67. pmc Intermittent screening and treatment versus intermittent preventive treatment of malaria in pregnancy: user acceptability
    Lucy A Smith
    Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Malar J 9:18. 2010
    ..This paper reports on a complementary study investigating the acceptability of the different strategies to women enrolled in the trial...
  68. doi Pre-travel health advice-seeking behavior among US international travelers departing from Boston Logan International Airport
    Regina C LaRocque
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Travel Med 17:387-91. 2010
    ..Despite this, data about sources of health information used by international travelers are limited...
  69. doi Trends in colorectal cancer test use in the medicare population, 1998-2005
    Anna P Schenck
    The Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence, Cary, North Carolina 27518 8598, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:1-7. 2009
    ..Colorectal cancer (CRC) screening has been covered under the Medicare program since 1998. No prior study has addressed the question of the completeness of CRC screening in the entire Medicare cohort...
  70. ncbi Determinants of health care seeking for childhood illnesses in Nairobi slums
    Negussie Taffa
    African Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya
    Trop Med Int Health 10:240-5. 2005
    ..Integrated Management of Child Illnesses (IMCI) programmes must be accessible free of charge to the urban poor in order to increase health care seeking and bring about improvements in child survival...
  71. ncbi Acceptability of routine HIV testing ("opt-out") in antenatal services in two rural districts of Zimbabwe
    Freddy Perez
    Institut de Santé Publique, d Epidémiologie et de Développement ISPED, Universite Victor Segalen, Bordeaux 2, France
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 41:514-20. 2006
    ..Issues regarding, stigma, quality of post-testing counseling and staffing must be considered, however...
  72. ncbi Trends in use of complementary and alternative medicine by US adults: 1997-2002
    Hilary A Tindle
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 11:42-9. 2005
    ..Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use by US adults increased substantially between 1990 and 1997, yet little is known about more recent trends...
  73. pmc Dispensary level pilot implementation of rapid diagnostic tests: an evaluation of RDT acceptance and usage by providers and patients--Tanzania, 2005
    Holly Ann Williams
    International Emergency and Refugee Health Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Malar J 7:239. 2008
    ..Without understanding operational issues or acceptance and usage by providers and patients, the costs of these tests may not be justified...
  74. pmc Uptake of first two doses of human papillomavirus vaccine by adolescent schoolgirls in Manchester: prospective cohort study
    Loretta Brabin
    Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Mary s Hospital, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 OJH
    BMJ 336:1056-8. 2008
    ..To assess the feasibility and acceptability of delivering a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to adolescent girls...
  75. pmc Knowledge on the transmission, prevention and treatment of malaria among two endemic populations of Bangladesh and their health-seeking behaviour
    Syed Masud Ahmed
    BRAC Research and Evaluation Division, BRAC Centre, 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212 Bangladesh
    Malar J 8:173. 2009
    ..This paper attempts to fill this knowledge gap by using data from a population-based prevalence survey conducted during July to November 2007, in 13 endemic districts of Bangladesh...
  76. pmc Patient delay in cancer studies: a discussion of methods and measures
    Rikke Sand Andersen
    The Research Unit for General Practice, Institute of Public Health, University of Aarhus, Bartholins Alle 2, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:189. 2009
    ..This lack of a validated measure hampers research in patient delay and is counterproductive to efforts directed at securing early diagnosis of cancer...
  77. ncbi Factors influencing acceptability of voluntary counselling and HIV-testing among pregnant women in Northern Tanzania
    M M de Paoli
    Department of Nutrition, Institute for Nutrition Research, University of Oslo, Norway
    AIDS Care 16:411-25. 2004
    ..If pregnant women are to fully participate in and benefit from mother-to-child-transmission prevention efforts, their partners must be committed and involved in the process...
  78. doi Acceptability of male circumcision for the prevention of HIV among high-risk heterosexual men in Thailand
    Hong Van Tieu
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:352-5. 2010
    ..14.2% and 24.9% expressed willingness to be circumcised before and after circumcision education, respectively. Neonatal circumcision acceptability was relatively high. One participant underwent circumcision at 3-month follow-up...
  79. ncbi Predictors of influenza vaccine acceptance among healthy adults
    G B Chapman
    Psychology Department, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854, USA
    Prev Med 29:249-62. 1999
    ..Few studies have examined flu shot acceptance among healthy adults in workplace settings, even though influenza vaccine is recommended for this group as well...
  80. pmc Community acceptability of use of rapid diagnostic tests for malaria by community health workers in Uganda
    David Mukanga
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Makerere University School of Public Health, P, O, Box 7072, Kampala, Uganda
    Malar J 9:203. 2010
    ..This study assessed community acceptability of the use of RDTs by Ugandan CHWs, locally referred to as community medicine distributors (CMDs)...
  81. ncbi Malaria perceptions and practices in Bhutan
    Tashi Tobgay
    JDW National Referral Hospital, Thimphu
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 41:274-9. 2010
    ..In order to overcome the problems and achieve the program goals, further studies are needed to generate evidences in developing interventions to promote the early diagnosis and prompt therapy...
  82. doi Improving mothers' access to PMTCT programs in West Africa: a public health perspective
    Philippe Msellati
    IRD, UMR 145, IRD Université de Montpellier CreCSS, MMSH, 5 Rue du Chateau de l Horloge, 13094 Aix en Provence cedex 2, France
    Soc Sci Med 69:807-12. 2009
    ..Because HIV-infected pregnant women are experiencing great psychological distress, healthcare providers must use an approach that is as friendly as possible...
  83. doi Long-lasting insecticide-treated net usage in eastern Sierra Leone - the success of free distribution
    Sibylle Gerstl
    Médecins Sans Frontières United Kingdom, London, UK
    Trop Med Int Health 15:480-8. 2010
    ..In 2006/2007, around 65 000 LLINs were distributed. The aim of this follow-up study was to measure LLIN usage and ownership in the project area...
  84. pmc Progress and challenges to control malaria in a remote area of Chittagong hill tracts, Bangladesh
    Ubydul Haque
    International Center for Diarrhoeal Disease Research Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh
    Malar J 9:156. 2010
    ..97%. In 2006, Bangladesh received US$ 36.9 million from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM) to support the national malaria control programme of Bangladesh...
  85. doi Acceptability of the internet-based Chlamydia screening implementation in the Netherlands and insights into nonresponse
    Katie E Greenland
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit, Centre for Infectious Disease Control, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 38:467-74. 2011
    ....
  86. pmc Likely correlation between sources of information and acceptability of A/H1N1 swine-origin influenza virus vaccine in Marseille, France
    Antoine Nougairede
    Fédération de Microbiologie, Hopital de la Timone, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Marseille, Marseille, France
    PLoS ONE 5:e11292. 2010
    ..In France, there was a reluctance to accept vaccination against the A/H1N1 pandemic influenza virus despite government recommendation and investment in the vaccine programme...
  87. pmc Utilization of maternal health services among young women in Kenya: insights from the Kenya Demographic and Health Survey, 2003
    Rhoune Ochako
    African Population and Health Research Center APHRC, P, O, Box 10787, 00100 Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 11:1. 2011
    ....
  88. doi The value of informal care--a further investigation of the feasibility of contingent valuation in informal caregivers
    Claudine de Meijer
    Erasmus MC, Department of Health Policy and Management, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 19:755-71. 2010
    ..The differences between WTP and WTA valuations were small.Based on sensitivity CV appears to be a useful method to value informal care for use in economic evalations, non-response, however, remains a matter of concern...
  89. doi The role of HIV testing, counselling, and treatment in coping with HIV/AIDS in Uganda: a qualitative analysis
    Barbara Nyanzi-Wakholi
    MRC UVRI Uganda Research Unit on AIDS, Department of Social Sciences, Entebbe, Uganda
    AIDS Care 21:903-8. 2009
    ..Based on this study's findings, ensuring the provision of quality assured and gender conscious VCT and ART delivery services will enhance positive living and enforce compliance to ART programmes...
  90. doi Health seeking behavior after fever onset in a malaria-endemic area of Malawi
    Ruben E Mujica Mota
    University of Liverpool Management School, Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:935-43. 2009
    ..Patients may perceive informal services to be associated with opportunity cost advantages; however, these may be associated with health risks of inadequate prescribing, particularly in young children...
  91. doi A primary healthcare-based intervention to improve a Danish cervical cancer screening programme: a cluster randomised controlled trial
    H Jensen
    Praksisenheden Aarhus, Region Midtjylland, Denmark
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:510-5. 2009
    ..Increasing general practitioners' attention to the screening programme for cervical cancer was also evaluated to determine whether it would increase participation...
  92. pmc Self-care and adherence to medication: a survey in the hypertension outpatient clinic
    Faekah Gohar
    Dept Public Health, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    BMC Complement Altern Med 8:4. 2008
    ..Adherence to medication is important for blood pressure control, but poor adherence is common. The study aimed to determine the prevalence of self-care behaviours in patients attending a secondary care hypertension clinic...
  93. ncbi A population-based analysis of healthcare utilization of persons with back disorders: results from the Canadian Community Health Survey 2000-2001
    Kim Lian Lim
    Department of Economics and University Scholars Programme, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:212-8. 2006
    ..A retrospective, population-based analysis...
  94. ncbi An assessment of the readiness for introduction of the HPV vaccine in Uganda
    R A Katahoire
    Child Health and Development Centre, Makerere University Medical School, P O Box 6717, Kampala, Uganda
    Afr J Reprod Health 12:159-72. 2008
    ..Policymakers requested further detail on costs. Introduction of HPV vaccine could be integrated into existing reproductive health and immunization policies...
  95. doi Utilization of HIV point-of-care testing clinics in general practice and genitourinary medicine services in south-east London
    S Surah
    Department of Genitourinary Medicine, Guy s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust, Guy s, Kings and St Thomas, School of Medicine, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Int J STD AIDS 20:168-9. 2009
    ..5%) vs. 337/816 (41.3%), P = 0.058. We have demonstrated that HIV POCT clinics in primary care and GU medicine attract different 'at-risk' groups and provide increased opportunity for testing...
  96. pmc Decreased motivation in the use of insecticide-treated nets in a malaria endemic area in Burkina Faso
    Léa Paré Toé
    Institut de Recherche en Science de Santé Centre Muraz, BP 390, Bobo Dioulasso, Burkina Faso
    Malar J 8:175. 2009
    ..The reasons were a combination of the community representation of malaria, the perception of the effectiveness and usefulness of ITNs and also the manner in which households are organized by day and by night...
  97. doi Why many visible minority women in Canada do not participate in cervical cancer screening
    Ernest Amankwah
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Health Canada, First Nations and Inuit Health, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ethn Health 14:337-49. 2009
    ..To determine a high-risk group of visible minority women in Canada who do not participate in cervical cancer screening and the reasons why they do not participate...
  98. pmc Low socioeconomic status is a risk factor for CPAP acceptance among adult OSAS patients requiring treatment
    Tzahit Simon-Tuval
    Sleep Wake Disorders Unit, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Sleep 32:545-52. 2009
    ..To evaluate whether socioeconomic status (SES) has a role in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) patients' decision to accept continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment...
  99. doi Literature review of human papillomavirus vaccine acceptability among women over 26 years
    Lora L Black
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 0319, United States
    Vaccine 27:1668-73. 2009
    ..Predictors of acceptability included barriers, knowledge, risk, age, and marital status. Overall, acceptability rates were high, if adequate information was given and the cost was affordable...
  100. doi Community HIV testing for men who have sex with men: results of a pilot project and comparison of service users with those testing in genitourinary medicine clinics
    A C Bailey
    Department of Sexual Health and HIV, BSUH NHS Trust, Royal Sussex County Hospital, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:145-7. 2009
    ..This difference was independent of age and HIV testing history. There was no difference in rates of recent infection between the two. We conclude that community HIV testing is feasible and reaches the target group of high risk MSM...
  101. pmc Ensuring a public health impact of programs to reduce HIV transmission from mothers to infants: the place of voluntary counseling and testing
    Mary Travis Bassett
    The Rockefeller Foundation Southern Africa Office, Kopje Plaza, 1 Jason Moya Avenue, Harare, Zimbabwe
    Am J Public Health 92:347-51. 2002
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Research Grants76

  1. Complement Activation on Neisseria meningitidis
    Sanjay Ram; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The studies proposed in this application will help us better understand how this pathogen escapes killing by complement and will ultimately aid in the development of better vaccines against meningococcal meningitis. ..
  2. FLAVIN-PROTEIN INTERACTIONS IN FLAVOENZYME CATALYSIS
    Gordon Tollin; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..It is anticipated that these studies will provide new insights into the roles of protein structure in controlling molecular recognition, specificity and rates in biological electron transfer processes...
  3. Folate and S-adenosyimethionine in Methyl Group and One-carbon Metabolism
    Conrad Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  4. Folate and S-adenosyimethionine in Methyl Group and One-carbon Metabolism
    Conrad Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  5. Hepatic Cholesteryl Ester Metabolism and Cholesterol Elimination
    Shobha Ghosh; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Given the prevalence of atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease, the current findings are likely to have important clinical relevance. ..
  6. Isolation & Evaluation of Anticarcinogenic Glucosinolate
    Paul Talalay; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These pharmacokinetic studies will set the stage for the development of safe and effective dietary chemoprotectors for human use. ..
  7. Electron Transfer in Iron and Copper Proteins
    Jay R Winkler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Elucidation of the fundamental chemical factors that control biological redox processes will lead to deeper understanding of disease mechanisms and guide the development of new therapies. ..
  8. Cholesterol Ester Hydrolysis and Cholesterol Efflux
    Shobha Ghosh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Given the prevalence of atherosclerosis and coronary artery disease, the current findings are likely to have important clinical relevance. ..
  9. The Nerve Terminal as the Site of Action for Type-2 Alkenes
    RICHARD LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  10. The Nerve Terminal as the Site of Action for Type-2 Alkenes
    RICHARD MICHAEL LOPACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  11. ORGANIZATION AND FUNCTIONS OF LIPID RAFTS IN SPERMATOZOA
    Alexander Travis; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  12. CONTROL MECHANISMS OF THE NITRIC OXIDE SYNTHASES
    Dennis J Stuehr; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By clarifying how nitric oxide production is regulated at the enzyme level, our work may help to develop treatments for human diseases that involve making too much or too little nitric oxide. ..
  13. CONTROL MECHANISMS OF THE NITRIC OXIDE SYNTHASES
    Dennis Stuehr; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..By clarifying how nitric oxide production is regulated at the enzyme level, our work may help to develop treatments for human diseases that involve making too much or too little nitric oxide. ..
  14. Structure and function of family 1 glycosyltransferases
    R Garavito; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Mixing hybrid enzyme design with combinatorial biosynthesis could provide practical ways to produce new glycoconjugates of biomedical importance. ..
  15. SPECTROSCOPIC STUDIES OF ENZYME/SUBSTRATE COMPLEXES
    George Reed; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The transient-phase kinetic approach with isotopes will provide new insight into the mechanism of the hydrogen atom abstraction steps in the catalytic cycle. ..
  16. RCT of a Novel Oral Contraceptive Initiation Method
    Carolyn Westhoff; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will also assess dual method use for STD prevention in the study to adoption of and adherence to oral contraceptives. We will also assess dual method use for STD prevention in the study population. ..
  17. OUTER MEMBRANE CYTOCHROMES--TOPOLOGY AND FUNCTION
    Charles Myers; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..They will also contribute to environmental health by expanding our knowledge on the mechanisms by which manganese, iron, and various heavy metals are mobilized into water supplies. ..
  18. Assembly Line Biosynthesis of Bacterial Siderophores
    JORGE CROSA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These approaches will likely lead to the exploration of new avenues in the process of siderophore biosynthesis and virulence in bacteria. ..
  19. Assembly Line Biosynthesis of Bacterial Siderophores
    JORGE CROSA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These approaches will likely lead to the exploration of new avenues in the process of siderophore biosynthesis and virulence in bacteria. ..
  20. GLUTATHIONE TRANSFERASES-DEFINING STRUCTURE & FUNCTION
    Richard N Armstrong; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The bacterium typically colonizes the human intestine shortly after birth where it remains the predominant facultative microorganism. Understanding the biochemistry of E. coli is fundamental to understanding its pathogenesis. ..
  21. Understanding coupled transfers of electrons and protons relevant to biological c
    James Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These chemical reactions are central to fields as diverse as bioenergetics and the action of antioxidants. A fundamental understanding of these chemical processes is a part of the foundation on which biomedical advances will be built. ..
  22. Understanding coupled transfers of electrons and protons relevant to biological c
    James Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These chemical reactions are central to fields as diverse as bioenergetics and the action of antioxidants. A fundamental understanding of these chemical processes is a part of the foundation on which biomedical advances will be built. ..
  23. Understanding coupled transfers of electrons and protons relevant to biological c
    James M Mayer; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These chemical reactions are central to fields as diverse as bioenergetics and the action of antioxidants. A fundamental understanding of these chemical processes is a part of the foundation on which biomedical advances will be built. ..
  24. GLUTATHIONE TRANSFERASES-DEFINING STRUCTURE & FUNCTION
    Richard Armstrong; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The bacterium typically colonizes the human intestine shortly after birth where it remains the predominant facultative microorganism. Understanding the biochemistry of E. coli is fundamental to understanding its pathogenesis. ..
  25. GLUTATHIONE TRANSFERASES-DEFINING STRUCTURE & FUNCTION
    Richard N Armstrong; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The bacterium typically colonizes the human intestine shortly after birth where it remains the predominant facultative microorganism. Understanding the biochemistry of E. coli is fundamental to understanding its pathogenesis. ..
  26. MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF UNIQUE WALL LIPIDS OF MYCOBACTERIA
    Pappachan Kolattukudy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..tuberculosis and thus help in combating multidrug resistant tuberculosis. ..
  27. MOLECULAR BIOLOGY OF UNIQUE WALL LIPIDS OF MYCOBACTERIA
    Pappachan Kolattukudy; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..tuberculosis and thus help in combating multidrug resistant tuberculosis. ..
  28. DNA MEDIATED ELECTRON TRANSFER REACTIONS
    JACQUELINE BARTON; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Our long term objective is to establish whether charge transport through DNA is physiologically important in the long range transmission of chemical information. ..