Summary: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Publications238 found, 100 shown here
- Political orientations are correlated with brain structure in young adultsRyota Kanai
University College London Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, 17 Queen Square, London WC1N 3AR, UK
Curr Biol 21:677-80. 2011....
- Neurocognitive correlates of liberalism and conservatismDavid M Amodio
Department of Psychology, New York University, 6 Washington Place, New York, New York 10003, USA
Nat Neurosci 10:1246-7. 2007....
- Political conservatism as motivated social cognitionJohn T Jost
Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, California 94305, USA
Psychol Bull 129:339-75. 2003..18); and self-esteem (-.09). The core ideology of conservatism stresses resistance to change and justification of inequality and is motivated by needs that vary situationally and dispositionally to manage uncertainty and threat...
- Inferences of competence from faces predict election outcomesAlexander Todorov
Department of Psychology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Science 308:1623-6. 2005..The findings suggest that rapid, unreflective trait inferences can contribute to voting choices, which are widely assumed to be based primarily on rational and deliberative considerations...
- Rise and fall of political complexity in island South-East Asia and the PacificThomas E Currie
Evolutionary Cognitive Science Research Center, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo 153 8902, Japan
Nature 467:801-4. 2010..This suggests that, despite the numerous contingent pathways of human history, there are regularities in cultural evolution that can be detected using computational phylogenetic methods...
- Tick-borne encephalitis incidence in Central and Eastern Europe: consequences of political transitionSarah E Randolph
Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, UK
Microbes Infect 10:209-16. 2008..Many of these stem from the political transition with the end of Soviet rule...
- Effects of political and military traumas on children: the Palestinian caseA Baker
Birzeit University, West Bank, Palestine
Clin Psychol Rev 19:935-50. 1999..Although the article will examine studies from various regions, specific emphasis will be placed on the Palestinian experience...
- Political ideology: its structure, functions, and elective affinitiesJohn T Jost
Department of Psychology, New York University, New York, New York 10003, USA
Annu Rev Psychol 60:307-37. 2009..Finally, we consider the consequences of ideology, especially with respect to attitudes, evaluations, and processes of system justification...
- The political environment of HIV: lessons from a comparison of Uganda and South AfricaJustin O Parkhurst
Health Policy Unit, Health Systems Development Programme, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Soc Sci Med 59:1913-24. 2004..These elements are relatively static features of the socio-political environments, so lessons can be drawn for current HIV/AIDS policy, both in these two countries and for a wider audience addressing the epidemic...
- Maternal and child undernutrition: effective action at national levelJennifer Bryce
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Lancet 371:510-26. 2008..This resource needs to be formalised, shared, and used as the basis for setting priorities in problem-solving research for nutrition...
- The politics of plastics: the making and unmaking of bisphenol a "safety"Sarah A Vogel
Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Am J Public Health 99:S559-66. 2009....
- Psychiatry and politics in Pelotas, Brazil: the equivocal quality of conduct disorder and related diagnosesDominique P Behague
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Med Anthropol Q 23:455-82. 2009..The article uses this Brazilian case study to critically debate theories of medicalization in the anthropology of psychiatry...
- Political will, traditional leaders and the fight against HIV/AIDS: a South African case studyCatherine Campbell
Institute of Social Psychology, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK
AIDS Care 22:1637-43. 2010....
- Political attitudes vary with physiological traitsDouglas R Oxley
Department of Political Science, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588, USA
Science 321:1667-70. 2008....
- The policy and politics of emerging academic-service partnershipsJoanne Rains Warner
University of Portland, Portland, OR 97203, USA
J Prof Nurs 25:329-34. 2009..The political dynamics and resulting policy changes are presented to illuminate the kinds of new thinking and changes required for a partnership model...
- The end of the end of ideologyJohn T Jost
Department of Psychology, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
Am Psychol 61:651-70. 2006..A psychological analysis is also useful for understanding the political divide between "red states" and "blue states."..
- Are needs to manage uncertainty and threat associated with political conservatism or ideological extremity?John T Jost
Department of Psychology, New York University, New York, NY 10003 6634, USA
Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:989-1007. 2007..Implications for understanding the epistemic and existential bases of political orientation are discussed...
- Personalizing politics: a congruency model of political preferenceGian Vittorio Caprara
University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
Am Psychol 59:581-94. 2004Modern politics become personalized as individual characteristics of voters and candidates assume greater importance in political discourse...
- Biology, politics, and the emerging science of human natureJames H Fowler
Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
Science 322:912-4. 2008..We describe recent advances and argue that biologists and political scientists must work together to advance a new science of human nature...
- Post-traumatic stress disorder: medicine and politicsDan J Stein
UCT Department of Psychiatry, Groote Schuur Hospital, J 2, Anzio Road, Observatory 7925, Cape Town, South Africa
Lancet 369:139-44. 2007..In this Review we discuss the advantages and disadvantages of medicalising trauma response, using examples from South Africa, the Armed Services, and post-disaster, to draw attention to our argument...
- The politics of AIDS in South Africa: beyond the controversiesDidier Fassin
, , 74 rue Marcel Cachin, 93 017 Bobigny, France
BMJ 326:495-7. 2003
- Politics, welfare regimes, and population health: controversies and evidenceCarles Muntaner
Social Science and Health Research, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health CAMH and Global Health Program, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Sociol Health Illn 33:946-64. 2011In recent years, a research area has emerged within social determinants of health that examines the role of politics, expressed as political traditions/parties and welfare state characteristics, on population health...
- Talking it out: helping our patients live better while dyingMeltem Zeytinoglu
Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Ann Intern Med 154:830-2, W-300. 2011..Overcoming political divides to support end-of-life care conversations is needed to promote care that is consistent with patients' values and needs and is a key step in encouraging better quality of life for dying patients...
- Why are conservatives happier than liberals?Jaime L Napier
Department of Psychology, New York University, New York, NY 10003 6634, USA
Psychol Sci 19:565-72. 2008....
- Getting the big picture: the macro-politics of information system development (and failure) in a Canadian hospitalE Balka
School of Communication, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia V5A 1S6, Canada
Methods Inf Med 42:324-30. 2003..actors influence health information system design, studies of health informatics have largely focused on micro politics of technology design and implementation...
- The controversy surrounding "The man who would be queen": a case history of the politics of science, identity, and sex in the Internet ageAlice D Dreger
Medical Humanities and Bioethics Program, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 750 N Lake Shore Drive, Suite 625, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Arch Sex Behav 37:366-421. 2008..The essay closes with an epilogue that explores what has happened since 2003 to the central ideas and major players in the controversy...
- AIDS and public policy: the lessons and challenges of "success" in ThailandMartha Ainsworth
Development Research Group, The World Bank, 1818 H Street N W, Washington, DC 20433, USA
Health Policy 64:13-37. 2003....
- Interplay of politics and law to promote health: improving economic equality and health: the case of postwar JapanStephen Bezruchka
Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Box 357660, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
Am J Public Health 98:589-94. 2008....
- Dirty liberals! Reminders of physical cleanliness influence moral and political attitudesErik G Helzer
Department of Psychology, Cornell University, 211 Uris Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
Psychol Sci 22:517-22. 2011....
- Getting evidence into policy: The need for deliberative strategies?Kathy Flitcroft
Screening and Test Evaluation Program, Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Edward Ford Building, A27 Fisher Road, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Soc Sci Med 72:1039-46. 2011..Such deliberative models could help overcome the limitations on the use of evidence by embedding public review of evidence as the first step in the institutional decision-making processes...
- Volunteered, negotiated, enforced: family politics and the regulation of home smokingJude Robinson
The Health and Community Care Research Unit, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
Sociol Health Illn 33:66-80. 2011....
- Tactical voting in plurality electionsNuno A M Araújo
Computational Physics for Engineering Materials, Institute for Building Materials, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
PLoS ONE 5:e12446. 2010..Moreover, the model reproduces, quantitatively, the distribution of votes obtained in the Brazilian mayor elections with two, three, and four candidates...
- Mental health care and the politics of inclusion: a social systems account of psychiatric deinstitutionalizationEnric J Novella
Centre for Human and Social Sciences CSIC, C Albasanz 26 28, 28037 Madrid, Spain
Theor Med Bioeth 31:411-27. 2010....
- A primer on the politics of partnership between education and regulationKaren Burke
Oregon State Board of Nursing, Oregon, USA
J Prof Nurs 25:349-51. 2009..The work of building relationships, communication, mutual need and goal setting, and trust building are described in the context of innovation within a regulatory environment that can lead to empowerment and change...
- The politics of local hospital reform: a case study of hospital reorganization following the 2002 Norwegian hospital reformTrond Tjerbo
Institute of Health Management and Health Economics, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
BMC Health Serv Res 9:212. 2009..The question raised here is whether this has had any effect on the speed of restructuring of the hospital sector...
- HIV/AIDS and the rest of the global health agendaJeremy Shiffman
Bull World Health Organ 84:923. 2006
- Overlaps and disconnects in reproductive health care: global policies, national programs, and the micropolitics of reproduction in northern SenegalEllen E Foley
Department of International Development, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
Med Anthropol 26:323-54. 2007..The article points to the slow decline in national fertility rates to explore how family planning initiatives fail to address reproduction in the context of women's socio-economic challenges and cultural and religious fertility ideals...
- Health technology adoption and the politics of governance in the UKTimothy Milewa
Centre for the Study of Health and Illness, Sociology, School of Social Sciences and Law, Brunel University, Uxbridge UB8 3PH, UK
Soc Sci Med 63:3102-12. 2006....
- Condoms for sexually transmissible infection prevention: politics versus scienceAdrian Mindel
Sexually Transmitted Infections Research Centre, Marian Villa, Westmead Hospital and University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
Sex Health 5:1-8. 2008..However, this has lead to considerable controversy and disillusionment with abstinence-only education, both at home and abroad, and there is now incontrovertible evidence that abstinence-only programs are ineffectual...
- Lauriston S. Taylor lecture: fifty years of scientific research: the importance of scholarship and the influence of politics and controversyRobert L Brent
Thomas Jefferson University, A I duPont Hospital for Children, PO Box 269, Room 308 R1A, Wilmington, DE 19899, USA
Health Phys 93:348-79. 2007....
- Changing health inequalities in east and west Germany since unificationEllen Nolte
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, European Centre on Health of Societies in Transition, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
Soc Sci Med 58:119-36. 2004..This suggests that mechanisms involved in the association of socio-economic factors and health possibly behave differently in east and west...
- Science, precaution, and the politics of technological risk: converging implications in evolutionary and social scientific perspectivesAndy Stirling
SPRU Science and Technology Policy Research, University of Sussex, Freeman Centre, Falmer, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 9QE, UK
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1128:95-110. 2008..Risk politics is thus implicitly as much about social choice of technological pathways as narrow issues of safety...
- The politics of publicationPeter A Lawrence
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge CB2 2QH, UK
Nature 422:259-61. 2003
- The political economy of tobacco and poverty alleviation in Southeast Asia: contradictions in the role of the stateSimon Barraclough
School of Health, La Trobe University, Victoria 3086, Australia
Glob Health Promot 17:40-50. 2010....
- Voting behavior is reflected in amygdala response across culturesNicholas O Rule
Psychology Department, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:349-55. 2010..These data provide insight to the mechanisms that underlie our snap judgments of others when making voting decisions and provide a neural correlate to cross-cultural consensus in social inferences...
- Sex, drugs, and politics: the HPV vaccine for cervical cancerMonica J Casper
Department of Sociology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37235, USA
Sociol Health Illn 30:886-99. 2008..We particularly focus on shifts in US health care and sexual politics, where the vaccine has animated longstanding concerns about vaccination (e.g...
- Contextual priming: where people vote affects how they voteJonah Berger
Marketing Department, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:8846-9. 2008..These findings underscore the subtle power of situational context to shape important real-world decisions...
- The genesis of advanced nursing practice in New Zealand: policy, politics and educationSusan H Jacobs
Faculty of Health and Sport Science, Eastern Institute of Technology, Taradale
Nurs Prax N Z 24:11-22. 2008....
- Science, politics and animal health policy: epidemiology in actionW D Hueston
Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maryland Campus, 8075 Greenmead Drive, College Park, MD, USA
Prev Vet Med 60:3-12. 2003..quot;science-based" decisions, animal health policy most commonly emerges at the interface of science and politics. Too often scientists' disdain for politics limits their involvement in formulating policy...
- Importance of health care issues in 2005 presidential elections in CroatiaAleksandar Dzakula
1Department of Social Medicine and Health Care Organization, Andrija Stampar School of Public Health, Medical School, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Croat Med J 47:499-502. 2006....
- The sequelae of political violence: assessing trauma, suffering and dislocation in the Peruvian highlandsDuncan Pedersen
McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Soc Sci Med 67:205-17. 2008....
- Science, politics, and ideology in the campaign against environmental tobacco smokeRonald Bayer
Program in the History and Ethics of Public Health and Medicine, Division of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Public Health 92:949-54. 2002..This strategy was necessitated by the context of American political culture, especially the hostility toward public health interventions that are overtly paternalistic...
- Politics and health outcomesVicente Navarro
Johns Hopkins University, USA
Lancet 368:1033-7. 2006..Our analysis makes an empirical link between politics and policy, by showing that political parties with egalitarian ideologies tend to implement redistributive ..
- AIDS into the 21st century: some critical considerationsE Pisani
Reprod Health Matters 8:63-76. 2000..The first challenge in the fight against AIDS, as in the fight for development in general, is to support good government...
- Changing fortunes: analysis of fluctuating policy space for family planning in KenyaJoanna Crichton
African Population and Health Research Center, Nairobi, Kenya
Health Policy Plan 23:339-50. 2008....
- Empirical science meets moral panic: an analysis of the politics of needle exchangeDavid Buchanan
School of Public Health, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 10003, USA
J Public Health Policy 24:427-44. 2003..Based on a case study of the politics of needle exchange in Massachusetts, we argue that proponents of needle exchange have relied almost exclusively ..
- What led to the Nigerian boycott of the polio vaccination campaign?Ayodele Samuel Jegede
University of Toronto Joint Centre for Bioethics, Toronto, ON, Canada
PLoS Med 4:e73. 2007
- Uganda AIDS prevention: A,B,C and politicsRobert W Blum
Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455 2002, USA
J Adolesc Health 34:428-32. 2004..The empirical bases for both an abstinence-only and a combined (A,B,C) strategy is reviewed; and the political consequences of the debate for both Africa and the United States are explored...
- "Culture of life" politics at the bedside--the case of Terri SchiavoGeorge J Annas
Department of Health Law, Bioethics, and Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 352:1710-5. 2005
- The global HIV/AIDS pandemic, structural inequalities, and the politics of international healthRichard Parker
Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 600 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
Am J Public Health 92:343-6. 2002....
- The health alert network: partnerships, politics, and preparednessEdward L Baker
Institute for Public Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 11:574-6. 2005
- Decentralisation and TB control in Nepal: understanding the views of TB control staffJames Nicholas Newell
Nuffield Centre for International Health, University of Leeds, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9PL, UK
Health Policy 73:212-27. 2005....
- The politics of belonging and intercultural health careSheryl Reimer Kirkham
Nursing Department, Trinity Western University, USA
West J Nurs Res 25:762-80. 2003..The overall picture presented is one of a range of social, political, historical, and economic forces reproduced in everyday intercultural health care encounters...
- Decentralizing rural health services: a case study in ChinaS Tang
International Health Division, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK
Int J Health Plann Manage 15:189-200. 2000..It cautions against unrealistically rapid decentralization of health services in poor rural areas...
- The politics of preventable deaths: local spending, income inequality, and premature mortality in US citiesC R Ronzio
Department of Pediatrics, Children s National Medical Center, The George Washington University Research Center VI, Washington, DC 20010, USA
J Epidemiol Community Health 58:175-9. 2004..To examine the association between (1) local political party, (2) urban policies, measured by spending on local programmes, and (3) income inequality with premature mortality in large US cities...
- Is the gift still good? Examining the politics and regulation of blood safety in the European UnionAnne Maree Farrell
School of Law, University of Manchester
Med Law Rev 14:155-79. 2006
- More politics, stronger consumers? A new division of responsibility for food in the European UnionFlorence Bergeaud-Blackler
Centre for Research on Innovation and Competition, CRIC
Appetite 47:134-42. 2006..Having described these changes, the paper suggests that a specifically European food policy style is emerging in juxtaposition with 'transatlantic' food policy...
- The changing process and politics of health policy in KoreaSoonman Kwon
Seoul National University, Korea
J Health Polit Policy Law 30:1003-26. 2005..essay compares the three reforms in Korea and draws important lessons about the country's changing process and politics of health care policy...
- The politics of public health policyThomas R Oliver
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 27:195-233. 2006b>Politics, for better or worse, plays a critical role in health affairs. The purpose of this article is to articulate a role for political analysis of public health issues, ranging from injury and disease prevention to health care reform...
- The grant is what I eat: the politics of social security and disability in the post-apartheid South African stateHayley MacGregor
Social Anthropology, School of Social Sciences and Law, Brunel University, UK
J Biosoc Sci 38:43-55. 2006..The implications of local understandings of 'health citizenship' for expectations of the post-apartheid state are explored...
- Proximal, distal, and the politics of causation: what's level got to do with it?Nancy Krieger
Professor, Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Kresge 717, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Am J Public Health 98:221-30. 2008....
- Politics and independence--the collapse of the Canadian Medical Association JournalMiriam Shuchman
Department of Psychiatry at SUNY-Buffalo, USA
N Engl J Med 354:1337-9. 2006
- Putting politics firstJacob S Hacker
Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:718-23. 2008The greatest lesson of the failure of comprehensive health reform in the early 1990s is that politics comes first. Even the best-laid policy plans are worthless if they lack the political support to pass...
- The political economy of AIDS leadership in developing countries: an exploratory analysisJacob Bor
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
Soc Sci Med 64:1585-99. 2007..Models developed in the analysis explain over half of the variation in commitment across the countries in the sample. In particular, press freedoms, income equality, and HIV prevalence stand out as determinants of political commitment...
- Politics is nothing but medicine at a larger scale: reflections on public health's biggest ideaJ P Mackenbach
Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Epidemiol Community Health 63:181-4. 2009..origins and contemporary resonances of Rudolf Virchow's famous statement "Medicine is a social science, and politics nothing but medicine at a larger scale"...
- Predicting elections: child's play!John Antonakis
Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Lausanne, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
Science 323:1183. 2009..Naïve adults judged a pair on competence; after playing a game, children chose who they would prefer to be captain of their boat. Children's (as well as adults') preferences accurately predicted actual election outcomes...
- The politics of obesity: a current assessment and look aheadRogan Kersh
NYU Wagner School, New York University, 295 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10012, USA
Milbank Q 87:295-316. 2009..Nearly a decade's worth of political debates may be hardening into an obesity issue regime, comprising established sets of cognitive frames, stakeholders, and policy options...
- Association between political ideology and health in EuropeS V Subramanian
Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Eur J Public Health 19:455-7. 2009..95, 95% confidence interval 0.94-0.96). Although political ideology per se is unlikely to have a causal link to health, it could be a marker for health-promoting latent attitudes, values and beliefs...
- The law and chronic disease prevention: possibilities and politicsRoger S Magnusson
Faculty of Law, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Med J Aust 188:104-5. 2008
- Presidential politics and the resurgence of health care reformJonathan Oberlander
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
N Engl J Med 357:2101-4. 2007
- The inequalities of medical pluralism: Hierarchies of health, the politics of tradition and the economies of care in Indian oncologyAlex Broom
University of Sydney, Australia
Soc Sci Med 69:698-706. 2009..trajectories in vast social inequalities and, indeed, the intermingling of therapeutic pluralism and the politics of social value...
- Pay for performance in Medicare: evidentiary irony and the politics of valueSandra J Tanenbaum
Ohio State University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 34:717-46. 2009..reasons for Medicare P4P's popularity despite its evidentiary deficiencies and emphasizes its role in the politics of value...
- A public health framework to translate risk factors related to political violence and war into multi-level preventive interventionsJoop T V M de Jong
VU University Medical Center, VU University, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Soc Sci Med 70:71-9. 2010..A deeper understanding of the association between risk and protective factors and the developmental pathways of generic, country-specific and culture-specific factors leading to political violence is needed...
- The state of political priority for safe motherhood in IndiaJ Shiffman
Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 1020, USA
BJOG 114:785-90. 2007..An unpredictable confluence of events concerning problem definition, policy alternative generation and politics led to this outcome...
- SARS and New York's Chinatown: the politics of risk and blame during an epidemic of fearLaura Eichelberger
University of Arizona, Department of Anthropology, PO Box 210030, Tucson, AZ 85721 0030, USA
Soc Sci Med 65:1284-95. 2007..This research demonstrates that myriad historical, political, and economic factors shape responses and risk perceptions during an unfamiliar epidemic, even in places without infection...
- Braking the bandwagon: scrutinizing the science and politics of empirically supported therapiesSteven D Hagemoser
VA Central Iowa Health Care System, 3600 30th Street, Building 6M, Room 138, Des Moines, IA 50310, USA
J Psychol 143:601-14. 2009..The author concludes with some cautionary statements about the perils of equating the EST paradigm with the scientist-practitioner ideal...
- The politics and science behind GMO acceptanceTheodoros H Varzakas
T H Varzakas Technological Educational Institute of Kalamata, School of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Processing of Agricultural Products, Hellas, Greece
Crit Rev Food Sci Nutr 47:335-61. 2007..These issues are discussed in this paper along with a case of study of GM fish...
- Ethical challenges related to elder care. High level decision-makers' experiencesAnna Greta Mamhidir
Department of Neurobiology, Caring Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
BMC Med Ethics 8:3. 2007..The aim of this paper was to illuminate the meaning of being in ethically difficult situations related to elder care as experienced by high level decision-makers...
- Generating political priority for maternal mortality reduction in 5 developing countriesJeremy Shiffman
Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs of Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244 1020, USA
Am J Public Health 97:796-803. 2007..The experiences of these 5 countries offer guidance on how political priority can be generated for other health causes in developing countries...
- iPS cells and the politics of promiseHerbert Gottweis
Nat Biotechnol 26:271-2. 2008
- Decentralization of health systems in Ghana, Zambia, Uganda and the Philippines: a comparative analysis of decision spaceThomas J Bossert
Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Health Policy Plan 17:14-31. 2002..There was insufficient evidence of the impact of decentralization to assess how these differences in 'decision space' influenced the performance of each health system. The authors suggest that this is a major area for future research...
- Prevention and promotion in decentralized rural health systems: a comparative study from northeast BrazilSarah Atkinson
School of Environment and Development, Mansfield Cooper Building, University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
Health Policy Plan 20:69-79. 2005....
- It's a chronic condition. Our current health-care debate is rooted in the 1930sMary Carmichael
Newsweek 149:43. 2007
- C. Everett Koop, M.D., Sc.D.: a visionary leader of science-based public health policy and tobacco controlJack E Henningfield
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Pinney Associates, Bethesda MD 20814, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 5:611-2. 2003
- Private wealth and public health: a critique of Richard Epstein's defense of the "old" public healthWilliam J Novak
Department of History, University of Chicago, 1126 East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Perspect Biol Med 46:S176-98. 2003....
- More bills coming due. Although Medicare reform has passed Congress, the final package remains uncertain. And what about the fate of other health legislation?Tony Fong
Mod Healthc 33:28-31. 2003
- The U.S. presidential election and health care workforce policyMatthew D McHugh
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
Policy Polit Nurs Pract 9:6-14. 2008..Three general themes are highlighted for their implications on the physician and nurse workforce supply, including (a) expansion of health care coverage, (b) workforce investment, and (c) cost control and quality improvement...
- Looking back at the future: why Hillarycare failedVicente Navarro
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Int J Health Serv 38:205-12. 2008..It is a worrisome sign that these lobbies are financing the campaigns of many of today's presidential candidates...
- Shadow governance: the political construction of health policy leadershipLawrence D Brown
Department of Health Policy and Management, Joseph L. Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 28:517-24. 2003
- The skeptic's guide to a movement for universal health insuranceConstance A Nathanson
Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 28:443-71. 2003..The prospects for such a conjunction are not hopeless, but they are not high...
- Between welfare medicine and mainstream entitlement: Medicaid at the political crossroadsColleen Grogan
School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 28:821-58. 2003....
- Defining the Role of Mexican Pharmacies in HIV Prevention-A Mixed Method ApproachRobin Pollini; Fiscal Year: 2007..Prior to earning her Ph.D. in epidemiology, the candidate completed training in international politics and spent several years working in health policy positions...
- Using Community Participation to Improve the Health System in South IndiaKAIVAN MUNSHI; Fiscal Year: 2010..The project explores the feasibility of using community volunteers for case management of tuberculosis, a serious infectious disease and a leading cause of death worldwide. ..
- PHARMACOLOGY OF ANTICANCER DRUGS IN ADVANCED AGEHEINZ LENZ; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Proximal determinants of risk for tularemia outbreaksSam Telford; Fiscal Year: 2004..We seek to test the 'rule of the incumbent' hypothesis: by analogy with politics, F...
- ECONOMICS OF MANAGED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARERichard Scheffler; Fiscal Year: 2004..The first project proposed here, in particular, lays out that challenge. ..
- Parkinson's Disease Gene Therapy Study GroupHoward Federoff; Fiscal Year: 2006..Focus 5: Development of a hioethics approach to PD gene therapy. PP VIII. "Measuring and Explaining PD Patients' Participation Preferences Regarding Phase I Studies in Gene Transfer Therapy" (PI: Kim). ..
- Individualizing cancer predictions via selective voting in convex-hull ensemblesRalph L Kodell; Fiscal Year: 2010..Not only will this increase the likelihood of successful treatment, but also it can contribute to a better understanding of the underlying cancer processes. ..
- Voting Empowerment Study among People with Traumatic Brain InjuryMark Hirsch; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Aging and Altruism: Towards a Neuroeconomic Model of Age-Related Changes in GivinUlrich Mayr; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- WSTDtv: Adolescent Multimedia STD Prevention CurriculumRichard Goldsworthy; Fiscal Year: 2009..Intended to address this gap, the effort proposed herein describes the development of WSTDtv - an STD/HIV curriculum for use by teachers in middle school and early secondary school classrooms. ..
- WSTDtv: Adolescent Multimedia STD Prevention CurriculumRichard Goldsworthy; Fiscal Year: 2007..Intended to address this gap, the effort proposed herein describes the development of WSTDtv - an STD/HIV curriculum for use by teachers in middle school and early secondary school classrooms. ..
- International Conference on Tobacco Induced DiseasesDenis Kinane; Fiscal Year: 2004..Scientific Sessions: Epidemiology: 1. Magnitude of the problem; 2. The growing pandemic in China; 3. Politics of prevention; 4. Secondhand smoke exposure General pathogenic mechanisms: 5...
- Aging and Metacognition in Strategic Skill AcquisitionChristopher Hertzog; Fiscal Year: 2007....
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