Summary: Activities concerned with governmental policies, functions, etc.
Publications276 found, 100 shown here
- 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 ..
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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....
- 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 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....
- 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...
- 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...
- China's public health-care system: facing the challengesYuanli Liu
Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Population and International Health, International Health Systems Group, SPH 1 1210, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA, 021 15, USA
Bull World Health Organ 82:532-8. 2004..China's recent policy of establishing a matching-fund financed rural health insurance system presents an exciting opportunity to improve people's access to health care...
- 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."..
- Opening up the politics of knowledge and power in bioscienceAndy Stirling
SPRU and STEPS Centre, University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom
PLoS Biol 10:e1001233. 2012..Public engagement is not in tension with science, but actually a way to be more rigorous - as well as more democratic - about social choice of biotechnology...
- Dominance, politics, and physiology: voters' testosterone changes on the night of the 2008 United States presidential electionSteven J Stanton
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
PLoS ONE 4:e7543. 2009..Women's testosterone responses to dominance competition outcomes are understudied, and to date, a clear pattern of testosterone changes in response to winning and losing dominance competitions has not emerged...
- Reducing harm from alcohol: call to actionSally Casswell
Centre for Social and Health Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
Lancet 373:2247-57. 2009..International health policy, in the form of a Framework Convention on Alcohol Control, is needed to counterbalance the global conditions promoting alcohol-related harm and to support and encourage national action...
- Public bioethics and public engagement: the politics of "proper talk"Alfred Moore
Department of Philosophy, University College Cork, Ireland
Public Underst Sci 19:197-211. 2010..The article then questions whether the authority to categorize publics and identify "proper" ethical positions reintroduces problems of expertise in a new form...
- Action on the social determinants of health: a historical perspectiveA Irwin
Francois Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Glob Public Health 2:235-56. 2007..However, this strategy must be complemented by engaging civil society constituencies. Historically, successful action on social determinants has been spurred by organized civil society demand...
- The terrain of health policy analysis in low and middle income countries: a review of published literature 1994-2007Lucy Gilson
Centre for Health Policy, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Health Policy Plan 23:294-307. 2008..experience that can be identified from these articles clearly confirm the importance of integrating concern for politics, process and power into the study of health policy...
- 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...
- 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....
- Election turnout statistics in many countries: similarities, differences, and a diffusive field model for decision-makingChristian Borghesi
Centre d Analyse et de Mathématique Sociales, CNRS EHESS, Paris, France
PLoS ONE 7:e36289. 2012..We furthermore find clear signs of herding (i.e., strongly correlated decisions at the individual level) in some countries, but not in others...
- The politics of pathology: how obesity became an epidemic diseaseJ Eric Oliver
Department of Political Science, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Perspect Biol Med 49:611-27. 2006..Given the inconclusive scientific evidence and the absence of a safe and effective weight loss regimen, calling America's growing weight an epidemic disease is likely to cause more harm than good...
- 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...
- 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 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...
- 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 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...
- 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....
- 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...
- 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...
- Is what I have just a cold or is it dengue? Addressing the gap between the politics of dengue control and daily life in Villavicencio-ColombiaM Roberto Suarez
Departamento de Antropologia, Universidad de Los Andes, Carrera 1 No 18a 10, Bogota, Colombia
Soc Sci Med 61:495-502. 2005..This difference influences the success or failure of these policies...
- Knowledge-based changes to health systems: the Thai experience in policy developmentViroj Tangcharoensathien
International Health Policy Program Thailand, 376 Mooban Panya, Patanakan Road, Bangkok, 10250 Thailand
Bull World Health Organ 82:750-6. 2004..An analysis of the implementation of universal coverage found that politics moved universal coverage onto the policy agenda during the general election campaign in January 2001...
- The changing political economy of sex in South Africa: the significance of unemployment and inequalities to the scale of the AIDS pandemicMark Hunter
Department of Social Sciences Geography, University of Toronto at Scarborough, 1265 Military Trail, Toronto, Ont, Canada M1C 1A4
Soc Sci Med 64:689-700. 2007....
- 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...
- The post-war public health effects of civil conflictHazem Adam Ghobarah
CBRSS, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Soc Sci Med 59:869-84. 2004..This impact works its way through specific diseases and conditions, and disproportionately affects women and children...
- The politics of invisibility: homophobia and low-income HIV-positive women who have sex with womenElizabeth D Arend
Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, USA
J Homosex 49:97-122. 2005....
- 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...
- 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....
- 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...
- The importance of the political and the social in explaining mortality differentials among the countries of the OECD, 1950-1998Vicente Navarro
Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Int J Health Serv 33:419-94. 2003..The article also quantifies statistically the relationship between the political and the policy variables and between these variables and the dependent variables--that is, the health indicators...
- HIV/AIDS and the rest of the global health agendaJeremy Shiffman
Bull World Health Organ 84:923. 2006
- 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
Centre de Recherche sur les Enjeux Contemporains en Santé Publique, Université Paris 13 Inserm, 74 rue Marcel Cachin, 93 017 Bobigny, France
BMJ 326:495-7. 2003
- Political, religious and occupational identities in context: placing identity status paradigm in contextOlga Solomontos-Kountouri
School of Psychology and Human Development, Institute of Education, University of London, 25 Woburn Square, London WC1 H 0AA, UK
J Adolesc 31:241-58. 2008..The fact that identity status is found to be reactive to context suggests that developmental stage models of identity status should place greater emphasis on context...
- The politics of life, sex and the family--rediscovering priorities for 2007Graham Jackson
Int J Clin Pract 61:1-2. 2007
- Me, us, or them: who is more conformist? Perception of conformity and political orientationNicoletta Cavazza
Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, via Allegri 9, 42100 Reggio Emilia, Italy
J Soc Psychol 148:335-45. 2008..Political orientation had no impact on the discrepancy between self and others, but it did moderate the in-group-out-group discrepancy...
- Statistical detection of systematic election irregularitiesPeter Klimek
Section for Science of Complex Systems, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:16469-73. 2012..Remarkably, this technique produces robust outcomes with respect to the resolution of the data and therefore, allows for cross-country comparisons...
- Recovery in the USA: from politics to peer supportLaysha Ostrow
Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
Int Rev Psychiatry 24:70-8. 2012..Regardless, recovery, self-determination, choice, etc. are always at the centre. This paper notes the interesting cycles of recovery-orientation and how they spin around the values/tenets of the movement's early roots...
- The cultural evolution of democracy: saltational changes in a political regime landscapePatrik Lindenfors
Centre for the Study of Cultural Evolution, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
PLoS ONE 6:e28270. 2011....
- 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....
- Politics and health: a neglected area of researchVincent Navarro
Eur J Public Health 18:354-5. 2008
- Politics, parents, and prophylaxis--mandating HPV vaccination in the United StatesR Alta Charo
University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
N Engl J Med 356:1905-8. 2007
- Back to basics: does decentralization improve health system performance? Evidence from Ceara in north-east BrazilSarah Atkinson
Health Systems Development Programme, University of Manchester, M13 9PL England
Bull World Health Organ 82:822-7. 2004..To examine whether decentralization has improved health system performance in the State of Ceara, north-east Brazil...
- Mosquito politics: local vector control policies and the spread of West Nile Virus in the Chicago regionCarmen Tedesco
Department of Geography, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA
Health Place 16:1188-95. 2010Differences in mosquito control practices at the local level involve the interplay of place, scale and politics. During the Chicago West Nile Virus (WNV) outbreak of 2002, mosquito abatement districts represent distinct suburban clusters ..
- 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...
- Informal politics and inequity of access to health care in LebanonBradley Chen
Program in Health Care Financing, Harvard School of Public Health, 124 Mount Auburn Street, Suite 410, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Int J Equity Health 11:23. 2012Despite the importance of political institutions in shaping the social environment, the causal impact of politics on health care access and inequalities has been understudied...
- Management of the politics of evidence-based sexual and reproductive health policyKent Buse
Poverty and Public Policy Group, Overseas Development Institute, London, UK
Lancet 368:2101-3. 2006
- Against the very idea of the politicization of public health policyDaniel S Goldberg
Department of Bioethics and Interdisciplinary Studies, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
Am J Public Health 102:44-9. 2012....
- The politics of place(ment): problematising the provision of hepatitis C treatment within opiate substitution clinicsJake Rance
The National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
Soc Sci Med 74:245-53. 2012....
- Views from a small Pacific island: prospects for tobacco control on NiueMichael Hale
National Screening Unit, Ministry of Health, Auckland, New Zealand
Health Promot Pract 13:404-11. 2012..However, more information is needed about how best to implement tobacco control measures in Niue. The aim of this research was to identify key contextual factors for progressing effective tobacco control in Niue...
- MDMA, politics and medical research: have we thrown the baby out with the bathwater?Ben Sessa
J Psychopharmacol 21:787-91. 2007
- Metaphors we think with: the role of metaphor in reasoningPaul H Thibodeau
Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America
PLoS ONE 6:e16782. 2011....
- Mechanisms behind privatization: a case study of private growth in Swedish elderly careRagnar Stolt
Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala Science Park, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
Soc Sci Med 68:903-11. 2009..In conclusion, geographical proximity seems to be an important variable in addition to population density, ideology and financial situation when privatization reforms are implemented in the Swedish elderly care system...
- Divergence or disorder?: the politics of naming intersexElizabeth Reis
Women s and Gender Studies Program, 1298 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 USA
Perspect Biol Med 50:535-43. 2007..Disorders of sex development also refers to intersex, but it deemphasizes the identity politics and sexual connotations associated with intersex, avoids the degradation associated with hermaphrodite, and ..
- A dirty word or a dirty world?: Attribute framing, political affiliation, and query theoryDavid J Hardisty
Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
Psychol Sci 21:86-92. 2010..The effect of attribute labeling on query order is shown to depend on the representations of either taxes or offsets held by people with different political affiliations...
- Another look at the human papillomavirus vaccine experience in CanadaCatherine L Mah
Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Public Health 101:1850-7. 2011..Our findings suggest an erosion of the persuasiveness of public good arguments around collective immunization programs in the policy discourse...
- Multicultural medicine and the politics of recognitionLaurence J Kirmayer
Culture and Mental Health Research Unit, Institute of Community and Family Psychiatry, Jewish General Hospital, 4333 Cote Sainte Catherine Road, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Med Philos 36:410-23. 2011....
- From boundary concept to boundary object: the practice and politics of care pathway developmentDavina Allen
Cardiff School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University, 35 43 Newport Road, Cardiff, UK
Soc Sci Med 69:354-61. 2009..The data reveal inherent tensions within pathway technology and the knowledge developers draw upon in devising strategies to overcome these challenges...
- Impact of the politics of austerity in the quality of healthcare: ethical adviceJesus Molina-Mula
Nursing and Physiotherapy Department, University of Balearic Island, Palma de Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain
Nurs Philos 14:53-60. 2013..In conclusion, management models that enable the empowerment of nursing are more justified than ever before, because it is nurses who mostly defend positions of patient advocacy towards attitudes of greater commitment and participation...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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....
- 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....
- 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 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...
- 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....
- 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...
- 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....
- 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...
- 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...
- 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....
- 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...
- 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...
- 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....
- The politics of publicationPeter A Lawrence
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge CB2 2QH, UK
Nature 422:259-61. 2003
- 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....
- 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...
- 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...
- 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..calls for "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....
- 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...
- 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...
- 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
- 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
- "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
- 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...
- 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....
- 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: 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. ..
- Aging and Metacognition in Strategic Skill AcquisitionChristopher Hertzog; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- 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...
- 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. ..
- Social Science Training and Research SMS-HMU PartnershipJennifer Hirsch; Fiscal Year: 2007..experience in three pilot studies (on masculinity and HIV risk, the social impact of ART scale-up, and the politics of harm reduction)...
- Optimizing MDCT display for detection and diagnosis of pulmonary embolismWALTER GOOD; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Optimizing MDCT display for detection and diagnosis of pulmonary embolismWALTER GOOD; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Optimizing MDCT display for detection and diagnosis of pulmonary embolismWalter F Good; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- SOCIAL DESIRABILITY EFFECTS ON SELF-REPORTS OF BEHAVIORMick Couper; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Childhood Neurodevelopmental and Degenerative DiseaseIra Bergman; Fiscal Year: 2006....